back to Press

TextNow Adds Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge to Device Lineup

Waterloo, Ontario & Los Angeles – February 11, 2016 – TextNow, the company making mobile phone service ultra-affordable through its unique cloud based technology, today announced the addition of the flagship Samsung S6 Edge to its growing device roster. The premium smartphone is available now in black, gold and white for just $299.99 (32GB) – a savings of nearly $200 from competing wireless carriers.

With no contracts or hidden fees, the Galaxy S6 Edge joins the Galaxy S6 as a featured first-class handset on the TextNow Wireless service. A powerhouse both inside and out, the S6 Edge comes equipped with a beautiful QHD Super AMOLED display, innovative curve design and award-winning 16-megapixel camera.

“At TextNow, we continue to strive to be the most affordable, best in class wireless carrier for consumers without sacrificing on quality of handsets or service,” said Derek Ting, CEO and co-founder of TextNow. “Consumers no longer need to feel overwhelmed with their costly cell phone bills each month. With TextNow, consumers can expect more from their mobile phone service.”

TextNow is also announcing the official launch of international calling, a feature previously available in beta for Android and iOS users. TextNow makes it easier to keep in touch with friends and family around the world at industry-low rates. In addition to free unlimited domestic calling in the U.S. and Canada, the following international destinations are free when calling a landline: UK, Mexico, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Germany, Brazil, Italy, South Korea and France.

Offering a supersized suite of features combined with serious savings, all TextNow Wireless plans come with unlimited talk, text and 2G data and start at just $18.99 for 500MB of 3G/4G data. The cloud-based mobile service also allows users the freedom to use one number across multiple devices.


About TextNow

TextNow is making mobile phone service ultra-affordable through its unique cloud based technology. Through TextNow Wireless and the free TextNow app, the company provides millions of users a better and more affordable alternative to traditional wireless plans and services. For more information, please visit


Related Press Assets


  • TextNow_GalaxyS4
  • TextNow_GalaxyS6
  • TextNow_ILD
  • TextNow_OSX