Cricket Customers Won't Benefit from AT&T's LTE Advancements for Now
Value vs Performance
If this is the case, then why not increase the speeds and give a better "value" and zero rate some of that DirecTV Now data as well. Value isn't just about low performance, low price, just need something to get by - rather the most capable and possible for a low price that's competitive over other carriers. For $70 on Cricket you can get unlimited 8mbps speed LTE, or for $60 on Metro you can get unlimited non-speed throttled LTE. The value is better on one, being price and speed offered total, over the other being a larger company as a whole.
Speaking of increased spee...