With only a few months away from the next iPhone unveiling, the Waynesboro, Virginia-based nTelos Wireless today announced that it would begin carrying Apple’s iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 starting April 20.
US customers will be able to purchase the iPhone 4S starting at $149.99 for the 16GB model, $249.99 for the 32GB model, and $349.99 for the 64GB model, while the 8GB iPhone 4 will be available for $49.99.
The phones will be available in nTelos Wireless retail stores, online, and through telesales, and customers can pre-order their unit as soon as today at www.ntelos.com/iphone.
nTelos will open the doors to its retail stores early, at 7:00 AM on Friday, April 20. Plans start at just $79.99 and include unlimited data and messaging.
"As a wireless service provider well-known for delivering the best value in wireless, we're pleased to offer the amazing new iPhone 4S to our customers," said Jim Hyde, president and CEO for nTelos Wireless. "iPhone 4S offers an abundance of new features, and with our industry-leading, nationwide smartphone plans, customers can now enjoy the nation’s best networks for less."
Both iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 will require activation on one of nTelos Wireless’ individual or family Nation’s plans and a new two-year agreement, the operator said.
nTelos Wireless promotes the device using Apple’s own marketing pitch: “iPhone 4S is the most amazing iPhone yet, packed with incredible features including Apple’s dual-core A5 chip for blazing fast performance and stunning graphics; an all-new camera with advanced optics; full 1080p HD resolution video recording; and Siri, an intelligent assistant that helps you get things done just by asking.”
“iPhone 4S comes with iOS 5.1, the world’s most advanced mobile operating system; and iCloud, a breakthrough set of free cloud services that work with your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC to automatically and wirelessly store your content in iCloud and push it to all your devices.”