Sprint Grows In Subscribers For the First Time In 3 YearsS

Thanks to the popularity of Evo, Sprint gained 111,000 net subscribers in the second quarter, the first time the company has seen net subscriber growth in three years.

Sprint had been easing its subscriber loss quarter by quarter, but this most recent one was the first in which they were on the plus side overall:

* In the first quarter, Sprint lost 75,000 net subscribers.
* In the fourth quarter of 2009, Sprint lost 69,000 net subscribers.
* In the third quarter of 2009, Sprint lost 135,000 net subscribers.
* In the second quarter of 2009, Sprint lost 257,000 net subscribers.
* In the first quarter of 2009, Sprint lost a net 182,000 net subscribers.
* In 2008, Sprint lost 4.58 million subscribers.

The company projects that they will continue net subscriber growth throughout 2010. See what a kickstand can do for you? [ZDNet]