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U.S. Cellular Adds To 5g Device Line-Up With Samsung Galaxy A71 5g

CHICAGO (July 9, 2020)

U.S. Cellular today is launching the Samsung Galaxy A71 5G smartphone online and in store, bringing premium features and 5G capabilities to customers starting at under $10 per month. For a limited time, new customers who switch to U.S. Cellular on an Unlimited plan can receive $350 off the Galaxy A71 5G ($599.99 MSRP), and current upgrade-eligible customers on a 2GB or Unlimited plan can receive $150 off. 1


The Galaxy A71 5G is compatible with U.S. Cellular's 4G LTE network across the country and is the third 5G smartphone available to customers, among several others coming in 2020. U.S. Cellular customers in parts of Iowa and Wisconsin began experiencing U.S. Cellular's 5G network in early March when the company launched its initial 5G network. Over the next four months, U.S. Cellular has plans to expand its 5G network to customers in 11 additional states, with 5G cell sites going live on an ongoing basis. More information will be available shortly.


“The Galaxy A71 5G is an excellent addition to our device lineup, as it is a powerful device that brings 5G speeds to our customers at an incredible value,” said Kyle Bedtelyon, director of the device and accessory portfolio at U.S. Cellular. “As we continue to expand our 5G network to more areas of the country, it is vital that we offer a variety of devices to ensure that more customers can access the benefits that 5G provides.”


Some of the highlighted features of the Galaxy A71 5G include:

  • Pro-Grade Camera: Shoot professional-grade photos with the A71 5G's quad lens camera. Shoot epic landscapes, dramatic portraits, and super clear and steady videos.
  • Cinematic-Quality Screen: See your entertainment in exquisite clarity and dramatic contrast on the 6.7" Super AMOLED+ Infinity Display. 2
  • Long-Lasting Battery: 4,500 mAh battery with fast-charging capability.3


For more information about U.S. Cellular's 5G network and devices, please go to uscellular.com/5G.


1 Offer requires new qualifying smartphone purchase on a 30-month retail installment contract with $0 Down and 0% APR. New customers: Port in and Basic, Everyday or Even Better Unlimited plan required. Current Customers: 2 GB, Basic, Everyday or Even Better Unlimited Plan and upgrade eligibility required. Discount comes via a monthly bill credit. Credit approval required. Taxes and charges such as USF and RCRF apply. 5G not available in all areas. Visit uscellular.com/coverage-map for coverage details. Additional terms apply. See uscellular.com for details.


Measured diagonally, the screen size is 6.7” in the full rectangle and 6.6” with accounting for the rounded corners. Actual viewable area is less due to the rounded corners and camera lens.

Fast charging capability through provided charger.


About U.S. Cellular

U.S. Cellular is the fourth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier is building a stronger network with the latest 5G technology and offers a wide range of communication services that enhance consumers’ lives, increase the competitiveness of local businesses and improve the efficiency of government operations. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or uscellular.com. To get the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on Facebook.com/uscellular, Twitter.com/uscellular and YouTube.com/uscellularcorp.


For more information, contact:

Katie Frey, U.S. Cellular

Office: 773-317-0002

E-mail: Katie.Frey@uscellular.com