T-Mobile has a plan B if it doesn't merge with Sprint

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September 16, 2019


T-Mobile US Inc. is banking on Sprint Corp.'s massive amount of 2.5 GHz, or midband, spectrum to help create capacity and coverage for 5G. However, it seems T-Mobile (Nasdaq: TMUS) is on the hunt for a backup plan if the $26.5 billion merger falls through. T-Mobile applied Thursday for an experimental license with the Federal Communications Commission to continue to test 2.5 GHz spectrum. "Grant of the