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C Spire Rolls Out New 9.7-inch iPad with Apple Pencil Support on its 4G LTE Network


Popular Apple tablet is most affordable yet with Retina display, A10 Fushion chip and advanced sensors

Ridgeland, Miss. (April 97, 2018) – C Spire has launched Apple’s new 9.7-inch iPad, which features a large and brighter display, support for Apple Pencil and other advanced capabilities that provide unmatched portability, usability and longer battery life, on the company’s “customer inspired” 4G LTE wireless broadband network.

Starting this week, customers can purchase the latest iPad at any retail store, online at and via phone through Customer Telesales at 1.855.CSPIRE4. Pricing for the popular tablet starts at $19.12 per month with 32 GB of storage and $23.29 per month with 128 GB of storage for 24 months on C Spire’s Device Plan.

The tablet also is available for $459 (32 GB) or $559 (128 GB) without an agreement or payment plan. C Spire offers two different types of data plans – a $25 a month unlimited1 data only plan available when paired with an unlimited talk, text and data plan and a $20 a month 1 GB data plan with optional data passes available for purchase.

“We’re excited about launching the latest iPad on the #1 network for signal quality, value and customer service,” said Suzy Hays, senior vice president of Consumer Markets for C Spire. “This is the best device yet for entertainment, social connections and for business productivity on the industry’s only customer-inspired network.”

iPad’s beautiful 9.7-inch Retina display delivers gorgeous detail and vivid colors and features a higher-resolution touch sensor, which enables Apple Pencil support. Available for purchase separately, Apple Pencil delivers a remarkably fluid and natural drawing experience. Advanced sensors measure both pressure and tilt, and provide pixel-perfect accuracy and low latency. iPad’s palm rejection technology even makes it possible to rest your hand on the screen while you use Apple Pencil.

The new iPad features the Apple-designed A10 Fusion chip with 64-bit desktop-class architecture, delivering 40 percent faster CPU and 50 percent faster graphics performance2 for seamless multi-tasking and graphics-intensive apps. The front-and back-facing cameras offer exceptional low-light performance and HD video recording for document scanning, movie-making and FaceTime calls with friends, family and colleagues.

The new iPad, available in space gray, silver and gold colors, is a stunning, large viewfinder for immersive AR experiences. Its Retina display, powerful chip, enhanced cameras and advanced sensors, including a gyroscope and accelerometer for accurate motion tracking, are designed to support the next generation of AR apps.

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C Spire, a diversified telecommunications and technology services company, provides world-class, customer-inspired wireless communications, 1 Gigabit consumer Internet access as well as a full suite of dedicated Internet, wireless, IP Voice, data and cloud services for businesses. This news release and other announcements are available at For more information about C Spire, visit or follow us on Facebook at or Twitter at


1 After 25GB of data usage, C Spire may slow data speeds to protect its network and other users’ experience. That amount is roughly enough data for any of the following: 1,250 hours of browsing, 6,000 music tracks, 160 hours of streaming music, 80 hours of Skype, 200 app downloads, 25 standard definition movie downloads and 10,000 emails.
2 When compared to the previous 9.7-inch iPad.