T-Cellular and Dash formally turned one firm this yr, however Dash’s former community nonetheless exists as a separate entity. T-Cellular prospects gained the flexibility to roam on Sprint’s cell towers again in September (with the proper gadgets, anyway), and if current information is right, the legacy community may solely stick round for one more yr.
T-Cellular has allegedly began sending out notices to its enterprise prospects, which states the corporate will totally shut down Dash’s CDMA community “on or round January 1, 2022.” Units that assist Dash’s LTE connectivity will proceed to work after that date, however CDMA-only telephones will not be capable to join. T-Cellular will now not activate CDMA-only gadgets after January 1, 2021, so should you’re feeling nostalgic and wish to put your SIM in an previous telephone, you solely have a couple of days to change over.
It is value noting that the supply particularly refers to enterprise prospects, so the shutdown deadlines might find yourself being completely different for normal T-Cellular subscribers. T-Cellular beforehand stated that it might shut down 3G access on its own network by January 1st, 2021, shutting out gadgets that do not assist Voice over LTE.