Aio Wireless Rehashes Service Plan Fees
Aio Wireless today revealed new service plans on its web site. Starting today customers can choose from three plans, each of which includes unlimited voice minutes and messaging. The Basic Plan costs $40 per month and provides 500MB of high-speed data. The Smart Plan costs $50 per month and provides 2.5GB of high-speed data. The Pro Plan costs $60 per month and provides 5GB of high-speed data. Aio doesn't charge overage fees, but does throttle data speeds when users surpass their monthly allotment. Customers who sign up for automatic payments will receive a $5 monthly discount when used with the new plans. Aio Wireless is a no-contract carrier operated by AT&T.
Cricket Adds More Data to Low-Cost Plans
Cricket Wireless today added more data to its bottom two prepaid service plans in a bid to keep up with similar offers from Boost Mobile and MetroPCS. With Cricket's auto-pay discount, the Basic plan costs $35 per month and now includes unlimited talk, text, and 2.5GB of high-speed data per month (up from 1GB).
Virgin Mobile Offering No-Contract Shared Data Plans
Virgin Mobile today announced a new plan available exclusively to Walmart customers that includes sharable data without contracts. The plans are available to four specific phones for between two an four lines per account.
Verizon Revamps Plans, Offering S, M, L, and XL Sizes
Verizon Wireless today refreshed its service plans in an attempt to make them easier for consumers to understand. The company is offering four basic plans, each of which includes unlimited talk and text, and varied buckets of shared data.
U.S. Cellular Adjusts Prepaid Plan Pricing
U.S. Cellular has tweaked its prepaid service plans, which range from $30 to $60 per month.
Verizon Debuts $80 Unlimited Plan for Prepaid Service
Verizon Wireless today added an unlimited data option to its series of prepaid plans. According to Verizon's web site, the new $80 plan includes unlimited high-speed service without a contract, though video is capped at 480p and prepaid customers may see slower speeds when the network is congested.