Sprint PCS Offers Customers a Broad Variety of Internet-Ready Wireless Phones and Best of News and Information from Bloomberg.com, CNN Mobile, InfoSpace.com, MapQuest.com, Yahoo! and Others

Sprint today announced nationwide availability of the Sprint PCS Wireless Web, a suite of simple, user-friendly wireless data products and services. Through recent agreements with leading content providers such as Bloomberg.com, CNN Mobile, InfoSpace.com and MapQuest.com, Sprint PCS customers can now browse the best of the wireless Internet straight from their Internet-ready Sprint PCS Phones. Additionally, the Sprint PCS Wireless Web offers the ability to customize and receive important news, email and information updates from Yahoo! as well as dial into a corporate Intranet or the Internet using a Sprint PCS Phone in place of a modem connected to a laptop, personal digital assistant (PDA) or other handheld computing device. A national advertising campaign, launched today, marks the kickoff of the Sprint PCS Wireless Web.

Unlike the complicated and expensive wireless data offerings of the past, pricing for the Sprint PCS Wireless Web follows the same clear and simple value-oriented principles that Sprint PCS has brought to nationwide wireless voice calling.

Sprint PCS customers can try Sprint PCS Wireless Web services for less than $10 a month simply by adding a Wireless Web Option to their current price plan $29.99 and above. Additionally, Sprint PCS offers a range of all-in-one Sprint PCS Wireless Web Plans that include both voice and wireless web minutes in a single bundle, enabling customers to mix and match their voice and wireless web minutes as needed.

Sprint PCS Wireless Web Plans:

"The Sprint PCS Wireless Web represents a pivotal development in our company's effort to offer consumers and businesses a single clear and simple tool for all of their wireless voice and data communications needs," said Andrew Sukawaty, president of Sprint PCS. "Customer interest in our wireless web products and services has been extremely positive and we're very excited to be on the leading edge of this new evolution in wireless communications." The Sprint PCS Wireless Web features three distinct offerings that will allow consumers and business users to access the information they need - when they need it -on the largest all-digital Sprint PCS nationwide wireless network for voice and wireless Internet:

To make it simple for customers to begin using wireless web services, Sprint PCS offers a variety of Internet-ready phones starting as low as $99. All Sprint PCS Phones have text messaging capabilities - such as the existing Sprint PCS Wireless Web Messaging (Text Messaging) and Numeric Paging - and automatically will be capable of supporting Sprint PCS Wireless Web Updates from Yahoo! Most Sprint PCS Phones launched in 1999 and beyond will feature MiniBrowser and mobile connectivity capabilities out of the box as well. Additionally, many older Sprint PCS Phones can be connectivity-enabled with a simple software upgrade and the purchase of a Sprint PCS Wireless Web Connection Kit (one modest cable and Sprint PCS Dialer software which is available at a special introductory price of $99.99 for consumers and $29.99 for business customers through December 31, 1999).

Sprint PCS operates the largest all-digital, all-PCS nationwide wireless network in the United States, already serving the majority of the nation's metropolitan areas including more than 4,000 cities and communities across the country. Sprint PCS has licensed PCS coverage of nearly 270 million people in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. For more information, visit the Sprint PCS web site at http://www.sprintpcs.com. Sprint PCS is a wholly-owned tracking group of Sprint Corporation trading on the NYSE under the symbol "PCS."

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