Post Profile






Go Apple or go home? T-Mobile continues to flounder without the iPhone

T-Mobile USA on Thursday reported a rough holiday quarter during which the company lost a net 802,000 contract subscribers. In its earnings release, T-Mobile mentions Apple’s iPhone — a device is does not sell — a total of seven times, repeatedly blaming its poor fourth-quarter performance on the absence of Apple’s smartphone from its store shelves. “The sequential and year-on-year increase in customer losses is a result of intense competitive pressure from the launch of the iPhone 4S by three nationwide competitors in the fourth quarter of 2011,” the carrier said in its press release.
read more

share

Related Posts


T-Mobile USA blames iPhone 4S for huge customer defections in holiday quarter, says 4G LTE coming in 2013

Technology / Apple : 9 to 5 Mac

The nation’s fourth-largest wireless carrier T-Mobile USA just reported they lost 802,000 contract customers during the holiday quarter, causing revenues to dip 3.3 percent to $20.6 billion. The Deutsche Telekom-owned company put th...

Value plans, smartphones lift T-Mobile customer count

Technology : Gigaom

T-Mobile USA reported a net gain of 126,000 subscribers in the most recent quarter, marginally increasing its total subscriber base to 33.7 million customers, while data revenue per customer grew as well. Without an iPhone, the carr...

T-Mobile Lost 700,000 Subscribers Because It Doesn't Have The iPhone

Technology / Technology Industry News : Silicon Alley Insider

T-Mobile USA lost 802,000 subscribers in the fourth quarter. The main reason for the defections? No iPhone. T-Mobile mentions the iPhone seven times in its earnings press release. Here is each mention; we bolded the biggest stunner ...

T-Mobile USA Sees Steep Customer Losses in First Quarter [Mobilized]

Technology : Tech - WSJ.com

The carrier, which is in the process of trying to sell itself to AT&T, lost nearly half a million contract customers and 100,000 customers in total. However, the company's cellular service revenue remained roughly flat as the compan...

Motorola Mobility Sells 250,000 Xoom Devices In First Quarter, Profits Up Across The Board

Technology : The Inquisitr - Tech

In their first-quarter earnings report on Thursday Motorola announced that they had sold 250,000 units of the Xoom tablet. According to the report: “The Company shipped a total of 9.3 million mobile devices, including 4.1 million sm...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC