Page Plus Boosts Data Allotments, Drops Overages
Page Plus Cellular today announced modifications to two of its service plans. Beginning today, the Page Plus Talk and Text 1200 plan includes 250MB of data (up from 100MB) as well as 1,200 voice minutes and 3,000 messages for $29.95 per month. Customers who run out of data, minutes, or messages can add more for $0.05 per minute, text or megabyte of data. The Unlimited Talk and Text plan now includes 200MB of data (up from 100MB) as well as unlimited voice minutes and unlimited messages for $39.95 per month. Data overages for this plan have been dropped to $0.05 per megabyte.
RingPlus To Offer Free Phone Service
RingPlus today announced a new mobile phone service plan that is ad-supported, but completely free to the customer. The ads take the form of ringback tones, which RingPlus customers hear on outbound voice calls, after dialing but before the other party picks up.
Virgin Mobile Adjusts Pricing, Intros $20 No-Data Option
Virgin Mobile USA today made some changes to its service plans. To start, the company added a new, low-cost plan for $20 per month.
Verizon Changes Up Prepaid Plans
Verizon Wireless today announced changes to its prepaid service plans. The entry-level plan includes unlimited talk and text, but no data (WiFi only) for $30 per month.
Straight Talk Tweaks Plans
Straight Talk Wireless, available only in Walmart stores, today increased the amount of high-speed data available to its $45 Unlimited Nationwide Talk, Text and Data plan from 2.5GB to 3GB with no change to the monthly cost. Straight Talk throttles data speeds down to 2G once customers exceed 3GB in a single billing period.