T-Mobile US Adds 2.1 Million Net New Accounts in 2Q 2015
T-Mobile US continues to pile on net new customer additions, adding 2.1 million total net customer accounts--up 41 percent year-over-year--in the second quarter of 2015.
The only issue is whether that performance will be good enough to move T-Mobile US past Sprint as the third-largest U.S. mobile service provider, ranked by subscribers.
That is the ninth consecutive quarter when T-Mobile US has added more than one million net new accounts.
The important branded postpaid category grew 11 percent year-over-year, adding more than one million net accounts (phone, tablet and other devices).
T-Mobile US says that marks the fourth consecutive quarter when more than one million branded postpaid accounts were gained.
T-Mobile US sys it added 760,000 branded postpaid phone net additions, up 31 percent year-over-year.
The 178,000 branded prepaid net customer additions represented net gains up 75 percent year-over-year.
Postpaid phone churn was a record low 1.3 percent.
Total net customer additions were up 41 percent year-over-year and 14 percent sequentially.
The following table sets forth the number of net customer additions (losses):
NM - Not meaningful.
The following table sets forth the churn: