Alltel Drops the Price of Wireless Broadband
Today Alltel announced a new bundle that reduces the cost of a wireless broadband plan. Wireless broadband, accessed via a wireless modem on a PC, costs $60 per month if used as a stand-alone plan. If it is bundled with an Alltel wireless voice line, the price will drop to $40 per month. The bundle is called the Smart Choice Pack.
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Cricket Drops Price of Unlimited Plan, Says HD Voice On the Way
Cricket Wireless today lowered the price of its unlimited service plan to $60 per month for a single line. The plan offers unlimited talk, text, and data (speeds capped at 8Mbps), with taxes and fees included.
AT&T Debuts Wireless/DirecTV Bundles
AT&T today rolled out combined wireless and television packages that rely on its recent acquisition of DirecTV. The basic package includes four wireless lines with unlimited talk and text with 10 GB of shared data and HD television service with up to four receivers (DirecTV or U-verse) for a combined price of $200 per month.
Sprint Ups the Ante with $150 Unlimited Family Bundle
Sprint today announced a new promotion that will give a family of four unlimited talk, text, and data for $150 per month. A single line for the unlimited plan costs $75 per month.
Verizon Plans to Use 5G for Residential Broadband In 2018
Verizon Wireless today said it will launch 5G service next year in up to five markets around the country. Rather than provide wireless service, however, the 5G will be offered to residential customers as an alternative to copper or fiber for in-home broadband.
Our rep told us about this a few days ago. But what he said it was is $40 a month for the data card, not $60 if the data card is put on a plan that has a smartphone on it.
This post makes it sound like you can do i...