We’ve put together a short quiz to wrap up an awesome 2017. We hope you enjoy the trivia and learn something new about us. You’ll find the answer key at the bottom of this page. This quiz is just for fun, so no need to skip ahead for the answers!
What was Republic’s most sold device of 2017?
What US state has the largest concentration of Republic members?
How many texts did the average Republic member send in 2017?
What was the name of Republic's biggest sweepstakes in 2017?
What percentage of new Republic members report joining after hearing about Republic from a friend?
What new services did we announce in 2017?
How old is Republic Wireless?
1 – The Moto E4 was our top selling phone of 2017, accounting for 18% of all phone purchases. Following closely were the Moto G4 and the G5.
2 – California. Almost 8% of our members reside in the Golden State. The next most member-populated states are North Carolina, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
3 – The average Republic member sent 7,245 texts in 2017. In aggregate, however, billions of text messages were sent by our platform in 2017.
4 – The Life Over Likes sweepstakes ran from November to December of 2017, and awarded 3 lucky winners $10,000 toward the vacation of a lifetime.
5 -53% of new members report joining Republic after hearing about it from a friend. Thanks for spreading the word!
6 – In 2017 we announced two new services we’re looking forward to bring you this year. There’s Relay a screen-free LTE & WiFi powered walkie-talkie aimed at keeping kids connected and safe, and Anywhere our messaging client that you can use on Android, iOS, Windows PC, and Mac.
7 – We’re 6 years old! Although we’ve only been separated from our parent company Bandwidth for 1 year, we’ve been providing cell service for 6 whole years.