Simple Mobile Adds Unlimited 2G Data to $50 Plan
Simple Mobile recently announced a new prepaid plan. The new Unlimited Nationwide Talk, Text, and Web plan nixes the 200MB limit on data and raises it to unlimited data at 2G speeds. Customers who want access to Simple Mobile's faster network can choose the $60 plan, which offers unlimited talk, text, and 4G web. Simple is also now offering a $5 credit toward international calls with new SIM card activations. Simple Mobile uses a "bring your own phone" business model and allows customers to use whatever GSM-based device they like. Simple Mobile runs on T-Mobile USA's network.
T-Mobile Debuts Plan for Those Over Age 55
T-Mobile today rolled out the T-Mobile One Unlimited 55+ offering, a wireless plan that includes two lines with unlimited talk, text, and LTE 4G data for a total of $60. That price includes taxes and fees, but requires autopay.
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.
Sprint Intros 2GB Plan for Those Not Interested in Unlimited Data
Sprint recently added a low-cost 2 GB service plan to its offering. The plan costs $45 per month for a single line ($40 with autopay) and includes unlimited talk and text and 2 GB of data.
Verizon Changes Up Prepaid Plans
Verizon Wireless today announced changes to its prepaid service plans. The entry-level plan includes unlimited talk and text, but no data (WiFi only) for $30 per month.