Sprint loves the data-efficiency of the iPhone. Are other carriers simply ripping us off?

Sprint says iPhone most network-efficient smartphone and “worth every penny”
[Via AppleInsider]

Sprint’s top executive said this week that Apple’s new iPhone is its most network-efficient smartphone, using some 50% less data than comparable Android handsets.

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So Sprint can maintain an unlimited data plan because the iPhone is so data efficient. Yet every other carrier got rid of their unlimited plan because the iPhone was using too much data.

Seems much more likely to me that the telecoms are simply milking the data cow for all they can get. Typical.