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T-Mobile Celebrates Dads & Grads with $100 Off Its Most Popular Tablets & Expands Tablet Lineup

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) today announced its giving customers up to $100 off some of its most popular tablets just in time for Dad’s Day and Grad’s Day—including the widely-anticipated LTE Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1-2014 Edition, available today at participating T-Mobile stores and online at www.t-mobile.com.

Starting today through June 15th, customers can get up to $100 off the full retail price of select tablets.1 And only at T-Mobile can customers break free of the Wi-Fi zone. With Tablet Freedom, all tablets can get up to 200 MB of free high-speed data for life, and through the end of 20142, customers can get nearly 1.2 GB of free 4G LTE data every month – all on America's fastest nationwide LTE network.

In addition to the Dad’s and Grad’s promotion, T-Mobile today announced plans to add the incredibly affordable new ALCATEL ONETOUCH™ POP™ 7 to the company’s rapidly-expanding tablet lineup later this month on June 18th. The POP 7 is available for an incredible $168 – making it one of the most budget-friendly Android tablets anywhere.

"We’ve more than quadrupled our tablet line-up over the last year, and we’re just getting started,” said Mike Sievert, Chief Marketing Officer for T-Mobile. “Go to any of the old carriers, and you could pay more for your tablet or get stuck with long-term service contracts and overages. Only T-Mobile gives you a selection of the latest iOS and Android tablets with no annual service contract, no limits while on our network, no overages, with the world as your network in 100+ countries at no extra cost—and 200 MB free data for life.

Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1-2014 Edition

The Galaxy Note 10.1-2014 Edition helps round out T-Mobile's rapidly expanding selection of powerful, world-class tablet offerings. For a limited time, get this tablet for $0 down (plus 24 monthly payments of $25 on T-Mobile's Equipment Installment Plan) 3. The Galaxy Note 10.1-2014 Edition provides a stunning new choice for those who love entertainment on-the-go and want to use multiple applications at the same time.

  • Looks & power. Experience the refined design, exceptional power (Qualcomm quad-core processor), and ultimate viewing on a large 10.1-inch Full HD display.
  • S-Pen™ experience & innovation. The S-Pen provides a responsive, efficient and creative user experience, putting shortcuts and productivity tools right at the consumer's fingertips.
  • Multi-tasking capabilities. Make the most of the big screen real estate. With Multi-Window™ on the Galaxy Note 10.1-2014 Edition users can seamlessly use two different applications side-by-side and easily drag and drop content from one window to another.

ALCATEL ONETOUCH™ POP 7

Available at T-Mobile starting June 18th, the ALCATEL ONETOUCH POP 7 is a fantastic new option for people wanting an easy-to-use 7” tablet that’s also super-sleek and super-light. With $0 down (and 24 monthly payments of $7 on T-Mobile's Equipment Installment Plan), the POP 7 is a screaming deal for anyone looking for sweet tablet specs at an incredibly affordable price3.

Featuring a spacious 7” display and equipped with a 1.3GHz dual-core processor powered by Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, the POP 7 is the quintessential ‘simple and intuitive’ Android tablet. The VGA megapixel front-facing camera make video calls a snap, while the 2 megapixel rear camera captures crisp photos and 1080p video. Measuring in at a mere 285 grams and only 8.9mm thin, it also comes pre-loaded with a selection of Google apps and widgets, providing a host of tools and uses right out of the box.

The ALCATEL ONETOUCH POP 7 will be available online at www.t-mobile.com and at participating T-Mobile stores.

For more details on the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1-2014 Edition please visit www.t-mobile.com.

For more details on the $100 discount offer, please visit www.t-mobile.com.

About T-Mobile US, Inc.

As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: "TMUS") is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The company's advanced nationwide 4G and expanding 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences for customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Wash., T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. It currently serves approximately 49.1 million wireless subscribers and provides products and services through 70,000 points of distribution. For more information, please visit http://www.t-mobile.com.

1Savings on Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is $99.99.

2 200MB data every 30 days as long as you own & use registered device with T-Mobile. No roaming. Monthly plan req’d for device financing. Qual’g postpaid voice and mobile Internet service req’d for free 1GB. See T-Mobile.com for specific offer and service details

3Device Pricing for Well-Qualified Customers. Note 10.1: $0 down + $25/mo. x 24, total $600; POP 7: $0 down + $7/mo. X 24, Total $168. If you cancel wireless service remaining balance on phone becomes due. 0% APR; O.A.C. Taxes & fees additional.

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