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. Straight Talk also boosted allowances in the $30 plan, which now includes unlimited text, 1500 voice minutes, and 100MB of data. The changed plans are available beginning today.
Boost to Reward On-Time Payments with More Data
Boost Mobile today announced "Growing Data" plans that will increase the amount of data available to customers who make their payments on time. The plan starts at $35 per month (or $30 with reboost), and includes 2GB of data and unlimited talk and text.
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.
Sprint Offering $20 LTE Starter Plan
Sprint today added a new option to its list of service plans. The Starter Unlimited Data Plan includes 1GB of high-speed data and unlimited 2G data for $20 per month.
T-Mobile Increasing Unlimited Data Plan Price by $15
T-Mobile is prepared to debut new pricing for its unlimited data plan beginning Nov. 15.
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.