T-Mobile Cuts 2 Year Upgrade Waits with JUMP!

T-Mobile Nixes 2 Year Wait for Upgrades; Unveils JUMP!(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Wireless carrier T-Mobile on Friday unveiled what it called the “best phone upgrade program in wireless” with the launch of JUMP!, something the company says will allow customers to receive new devices before the usual two year wait period.

T-Mobile discussed the program during MLB All Star Week where it also said it would promote the new initiative via giveaways and commercials.

While details on the program remained vague, the company said it’d begin sign-ups on July 14th.

“The best phone upgrade program in wireless – called JUMP!(TM) – lets consumers upgrade their phones when they want, up to twice per year as soon as six months from enrollment. Eligible customers can sign up for JUMP! beginning this Sunday, July 14,” commented T-Mobile via a press release.

With around 43 million users, T-Mobile is the U.S.’s fourth largest wireless provider.