June 19, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- EarthLink, Inc.,
a leading IT services and communications provider, today announced the launch of its new
4G Internet-on-the-Go wireless mobile Internet plans
for consumers. Powered by Clearwire's 4G mobile broadband service via a wholesale agreement announced last September, the two packages offer a hotspot device which provides convenient, mobile Internet access in over 80 cities nationwide. Starting at
a month, the service delivers wireless Internet on up to 8 Wi-Fi enabled devices including smartphones, tablets and laptops and does not require a contract.
EarthLink's 4G Internet-on-the-
Go Standard Plan
includes Internet speeds up to 3Mbps and 2GB of monthly data. The Premium Plan, priced at
a month, doubles that speed and data usage to 6Mbps and 4 GB of monthly data. EarthLink also offers incremental data packages starting at
per month that can be added or removed at any time for a customer-tailored data offering.
"Consumers interest in mobile broadband continues to grow, so we are excited to add these 4G wireless data plans to our robust portfolio," said
Kevin F. Brand
, Executive Vice President for EarthLink. "Pairing Clearwire's leadership in 4G with our outstanding reputation for customer care provides more opportunity to satisfy customer needs and aligns with our long-term strategy."
EarthLink's 4G Wireless Internet-on-the-Go service is available in over 80 cities including
EarthLink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELNK) is a leading
provider to more than 150,000
and one million
nationwide. EarthLink empowers customers with managed services including
, managed and private cloud, and
. EarthLink also offers a robust portfolio of
and IT support services. The company operates an extensive network spanning 29,421 route fiber miles with 90 metro fiber rings and 8 secure data centers providing ubiquitous nationwide
data and voice IP service
coverage across more than 90 percent of the country. Founded in 1994, EarthLink's award-winning reputation for outstanding service and product innovation is supported by an experienced team of professionals focused on best-in-class customer care. For more information, visit EarthLink's website at
SOURCE EarthLink, Inc.