Verizon's Tiered Data Plans Start Oct. 28, Says WSJ
According to sources cited by the Wall Street Journal, Verizon Wireless is prepared to introduced tiered data plans starting on October 28. The Journal reports that the new plan will offer customers 150MB for $15 per month, with overage fees costing an additional $0.10 per MB. Verizon Wireless will still offer unlimited data for phones for $30 per month. Verizon has been hinting all year that tiered data plans are coming, though it hasn't confirmed the specifics of this report from the Journal.
FCC Chairman Not Pleased with Verizon's Plans to Throttle Users
Tom Wheeler, head of the FCC, is questioning Verizon Wireless' intent to begin throttling the speeds of its legacy unlimited LTE 4G data customers. Verizon announced the policy change July 25, suggesting it is to help manage its network in congested areas.
Verizon to Restrict Heaviest 'Unlimited' LTE Users
Verizon Wireless plans to use its Network Optimization policy later this year in order to manage its heaviest users. The change in policy applies only to subscribers with an unlimited LTE monthly data plan, who were previously grandfathered in and essentially unrestricted in their use of mobile data.
Verizon to Resurrect Unlimited Plan for $80 per Month
Verizon Wireless will on Monday offer unlimited data plans to its customers for the first time since 2011. Verizon's new offer costs $80 per month for a single line with unlimited talk, text, and data; mobile hotspot; calling/texting to Mexico and Canada; and 500 MB of 4G LTE data per day when roaming in Mexico and Canada.
Verizon to Raise Unlimited Data Plan By $20
Verizon Wireless intends to increase the price of its grandfathered unlimited mobile data plan by $20 per month to a total of $49.99. The change affects only 1% of Verizon customers, who've held onto these unlimited plans for some time.
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Also, for those who don't use a lot of data, AT&T still offers the better plan. AT&T gives you 200MB for $15 while Verizon will give you only 150MB.
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