ATLANTA, Nov. 4, 2014 AT&T* wireless customers will soon have another choice for buying a new smartphone for $0 down on the nation’s most reliable 4G LTE network** with AT&T NextSM 24.*** The new plan will begin Nov. 9. It was announced today at the AT&T Consumer Industry Analyst Conference.

AT&T NextSM 24 is the newest way for AT&T customers to get a new smartphone with lower monthly payments and more time to pay it off. After 24 payments, if in good condition, customers can trade in their AT&T Next smartphone and upgrade to a brand new device under a qualifying offer.

When customers choose AT&T NextSM with AT&T’s Mobile Share Value plans****, they can also receive a monthly discount on the access charge for that smartphone line. When adding an AT&T NextSM line to a Mobile Share Value plan, customers can save $25 per month on that smartphone line’s access charge for plans 10GB or higher or $15 per month on plans less than 10GB.

“Customer response to AT&T Next has been great. With a variety of payment options, they can choose the device and plan that fits their budget,” said David Christopher, chief marketing officer, AT&T Mobility. “AT&T Next gives customers flexible pricing options at an incredible value on a reliable network that keeps them connected.”

AT&T customers can choose the monthly installment plan that works for them - either AT&T NextSM 12 (a 20-month installment plan), AT&T Next 18 (a 24-month installment plan) or the new AT&T Next 24 (a 30-month installment plan). AT&T Next is available for new, qualified AT&T customers or existing customers who are upgrade eligible.  

AT&T NextSM is available for any current smartphone in AT&T’s wide selection of devices. The interest-free device installments range from $10 to $50 a month, depending on the device selected.

Beginning today, customers who switch to AT&T and activate a new line of service with a smartphone on AT&T NextSM will receive a $150 bill credit.*****

AT&T customers have choices with buying a new device that fits their budget. In addition to AT&T Next, customers continue to have device purchase options, including a discounted device with a two-year service commitment; paying full retail price for a device with no commitment; a partial discount for an early upgrade after six months with a two-year service commitment; or bringing their own compatible device.

To experience our latest smartphones, the fastest way to order is Customers can easily change to one of our Mobile Share Value plans and manage accounts with our free myAT&T app.

More information is available at or at any AT&T retail store.

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*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

**Reliability based on nationwide 4G LTE networks. LTE is a trademark of ETSI. 4G LTE not available everywhere.

***AT&T NextSM:  Req’s 0% APR installment agmt, qual. credit and wireless service.  Tax due at sale.  Device balance due if wireless svc cancelled.  Limit 4 financed devices may apply. Select locations. Other charges & restrictions apply. Terms subject to change.  Visit for plan details.

****Mobile Share Value Access Charge Discount: Compares Mobile Share Value plan smartphone access charge with a smartphone on AT&T Next ($15 or $25 per month) to one on a 2-year agreement ($40 per month). Other pricing options available.  Other charges and restrictions apply. See for full Mobile Share Value plan pricing details.

*****Bill Credit:  Requires porting your number to AT&T and activating an eligible line of wireless service w/a new smartphone purchased w/AT&T NextSM. Must remain in good standing for 45 days to receive credit in 3 bills. Other charges and restrictions apply. See store or URL for bill credit details.

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