- Jul 2, 2003
The change will also affect Metro and Sprint subscribers, and details there get a bit muddier.
T-Mobile is required to maintain Sprint's 3G network for three years as a condition of the merger, and presumably, customers with these devices should still be able to connect to that network. The document still claims Sprint customers will be impacted, but a later section states only those on T-Mobile or Metro by T-Mobile will lose all network connectivity. Sprint subscribers with affected devices will only lose T-Mobile network roaming.