Phone Scoop

printed August 22, 2014
See this page online at:
http://www.phonescoop.com/articles/article.php?a=9244

Home  ›  News  ›

Republic Wireless Offering Unlimited Everything for $19/Month

Article Comments  3  

Nov 8, 2011, 8:22 AM   by Eric M. Zeman
updated Nov 8, 2011, 4:30 PM

A new company called Republic Wireless launched today, offering customers unlimited voice, text, and data for $19 per month. Republic Wireless uses a combination of cellular data and Wi-Fi to pass VoIP-based calls through the internet rather than through traditional voice networks. Republic calls the technology "Hybrid Calling." In order to use Republic Wireless's services, customers have to purchase a modified version of the LG Optimus Android smartphone. Start-up costs are $199, and includes the smartphone and first 30 days of service. Thereafter, users can continue month-to-month with no contracts, no overage fees, and no early termination fees. Though Republic operates on both cellular and Wi-Fi networks, the company clearly wants most customers to use Wi-Fi most of the time. Based on Republic's web site, customers who use their Republic service over cellular networks too much may eventually be referred back to a standard cellular service. Republic leases network access from Sprint.

more info at Republic Wireless »
more info »

AD

Comments

Forum Options

This forum is closed.


Subject Author Date
Great Idea! vedelorme Nov 8, 2011, 11:36 AM
 
 
Page  1  of 1

This forum is closed.

Subscribe to Phone Scoop News with RSS Follow @phonescoop on Twitter Phone Scoop on Facebook Phone Scoop on Google+ Subscribe to Phone Scoop on YouTube Follow on Instagram

 

All content Copyright 2001-2014 Phone Factor, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Content on this site may not be copied or republished without formal permission.
1