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GCI to Offer iPhone 4S on April 20

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- General Communication, Inc. (GCI) (NASDAQ:GNCMA) today announced it will offer iPhone 4S to customers in Alaska beginning Friday, April 20. iPhone 4S will be available starting at $150 for the 16GB model, $250 for the 32GB model and $350 for the 64GB model with a new two-year contract and data plan. In addition, GCI will offer iPhone 4 for $50 and iPhone 3GS for free with a new two-year contract and data plan. All models will be available at GCI stores, online at www.gci.com and by calling 1-800-800-4800. 

iPhone 4S is the most amazing iPhone yet, packed with incredible features including Apple's dual-core A5 chip for blazing fast performance and stunning graphics; an all-new camera with advanced optics; full 1080p HD resolution video recording; and Siri, an intelligent assistant that helps you get things done just by asking. iPhone 4S comes with iOS 5.1, the world's most advanced mobile operating system; and iCloud, a breakthrough set of free cloud services that work with your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC to automatically and wirelessly store your content in iCloud and push it to all your devices.

"We are pleased to offer iPhone for our customers throughout the state of Alaska," said GCI president and CEO Ron Duncan. "We have invested over $2 billion to bring the latest communication technology to Alaska. From Ketchikan to Kotzebue and everywhere in between, our customers can now use iPhone on the largest and fastest network in the state."

GCI's personalized wireless plans allow customers to choose the perfect plan for their needs. Whether they talk a lot or a little, surf a lot or a little, or travel across the nation, there is a perfect plan for every Alaskan. GCI always provides the best value, plus GCI customers with an iPhone also receive free text and picture messaging when they choose a 3,000 MB or higher data plan.  

Plan

Alaska 1,200

Alaska Unlimited

Nationwide 1,200

Nationwide Unlimited

Monthly Fee

$59.98

$69.98

$79.98

$89.98

Voice (minutes)

1,200*

Unlimited*

1,200

Unlimited

SMS

Unlimited

Unlimited

Unlimited

Unlimited

Data (MB)

3,000

3,000

3,000

3,000

iPhone 4S 16GB

$150

$150

$150

$150

iPhone 4S 32GB

$250

$250

$250

$250

iPhone 4S 64GB

$350

$350

$350

$350

iPhone 4 8GB

$50

$50

$50

$50

*Calling may be restricted from certain geographies.

Note: 24-month contract required.  

For more information on iPhone 4S, please visit: www.apple.com/iphone.

About GCI

GCI is the largest telecommunications company in Alaska. A pioneer in bundled services, GCI is the top provider of voice, data, and video services to Alaska consumers with a 70 percent share of the consumer broadband market. GCI is also the leading provider of communications services to enterprise customers, particularly large enterprise customers with complex data networking needs. More information about GCI can be found at www.gci.com.

 

SOURCE General Communication, Inc.

Teresa Brewer, Apple, +1-408-974-6851, tbrewer@apple.com; or David Morris, GCI, +1-907-265-5396, dmorris@gci.com