Sprint's improves global roaming service

Sprint´s (NYSE: S) global roaming service now includes free basic data coverage, free texting and voice calling at USD 0.20/minutes in 165 international destinations, the company said.

With Sprint, international services simply work for customers. There is no plan to accept and no up-front or monthly charges to enable international service on their smartphone.

With Sprint, services and rates are clearly presented when customers turn on their smartphones in a foreign country. And customers have free access to a data management portal which provides real-time data usage detail.

Sprint is a communications company offering a range of wireless and wireline communications products and services that are designed to meet the needs of consumers, businesses, government subscribers and resellers. It operates through two segments: Wireless and Wireline. The company offers wireless services on a postpaid and prepaid payment basis to retail subscribers and also on a wholesale basis. The wireline segment provides voice, data and Internet Protocol (IP) communication services to its wireless segment.

It offers wireless and wireline services to subscribers in approximately 50 states, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands under the Sprint corporate brand, which includes its retail brands of Sprint, Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile and Assurance Wireless on its wireless networks utilizing various technologies.