C Spire Matches Competition on Pricing for Families
C Spire Wireless today rolled out new shared plans that bring its offering in line with those of its competitors. The new plan provides four lines with unlimited voice, text, and 10GB of shared data for $160 a month. C Spire also dropped prices for plans with lower data allotments. For example, customers can enjoy 1GB of data (with unlimited voice/text) for $25 per month, 2GB for $40 per month, or 3GB for $60 per month. All the new plans go into effect today. C Spire will throttle data speeds for customers of these plans who surpass their monthly allotment. C Spire still offers is $65 Everything Unlimited plan, which provides truly unlimited, full-speed data with no throttling and no overages. Last, C Spire Wireless said it is now taking preorders for the Samsung Galaxy S5.
C Spire Debuts Combo Plans that Bundle Phone and Service
C Spire today rolled out a series of new combination plans that package together service and device costs. The company claims the idea behind the plans is to make it easier for customers to see where their money is going.
Verizon Wireless Rehashes Prepaid Plans
Verizon Wireless has adjusted its selection of prepaid service plans for smartphones, basic phones, and data devices. Verizon now offers three plans to smartphones.
Virgin Mobile Improves Data Allotments
Virgin Mobile today announced the Data Done Right promotion, which kicks off May 16 at Walmart stores. The new plans offer 300 minutes, unlimited texting, and 3GB of high-speed data for $30 per month, or unlimited voice, texting, and 3GB for $40.
AT&T to Raise Unlimited Plan Pricing by $5 in February
AT&T today confirmed reports that it plans to increase the cost of its old, grandfathered unlimited plan early next year. The rate will change from $30 per month to $35 per month, and marks the first increase this plan has seen in seven years.