Cingular Changes Data Pricing
Jun 23, 2006, 1:22 PM by (staff)
Cingular today announced new pricing for its messaging plans. They have joined the other national carriers, offering a plan with a single bucket of messages that can be used for any message type. Subscribers can buy 200 text and multimedia messages for $5 or 3,000 messages for $20 per month. Other carriers offer similar plans, but typically offer more competitive pricing. Cingular has also changed the prices for its MEdia Net plans which include both messages and data. Users can get 400 messages and 1 MB of data for $10 and 1000 messages and 5 MB of data for $15. Unlimited data plans start at $20 for 200 messages and unlimited data and video or $30 to upgrade to 1000 messages.
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.
Consumer Cellular Ups Minutes, Messages, and Megabytes
Consumer Cellular today added value to its existing voice, messaging, and data plans by increasing allotments without increasing prices. For example, Consumer Cellular upped its voice plans from 500, 1000, 2000, 3000, and 5000 minutes per month to 600, 1200, 2500, 4000, and 6000 minutes, respectively - all at the same monthly price points.
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 Quietly Drops Pricing for Single Lines
Verizon Wireless introduced a new, cheaper plan over the weekend that applies to single lines of service. The plan costs $60 per month and includes unlimited talk/text and 2GB of data.
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