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Plan Question

ant1171984

Nov 15, 2010, 11:05 AM
The $70 prepaid plan....does prepaid give you the same nationwide access as you get on a postpaid plan? Basically I am askign if coveage is 100% the same and roaming is allowed?
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tmorep03

Nov 15, 2010, 11:54 AM
prepaid only lets u access tmobile towers..so if your in an area that is straight roaming with another companys towers ur prepaid phone wont work....if you go no contract that will get the same coverage as a regular contracted phone
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ant1171984

Nov 15, 2010, 1:32 PM
Funny...every person at the store & customer service says I will get the exact same access. I hate different info!
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tmorep03

Nov 15, 2010, 2:03 PM
mayb it will but that is wat my supervisor tells me.you never know tell you try it out.
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ant1171984

Nov 15, 2010, 2:04 PM
Ask your supervisor if I could use my phone as a hotspot for my laptop on the $70 prepaid please. Thanks!
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tmorep03

Nov 15, 2010, 2:11 PM
what phone you have? and i would say no you couldnt use it as a hotspot
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ant1171984

Nov 15, 2010, 2:33 PM
mytouch 4g
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tmorep03

Nov 15, 2010, 4:38 PM
honestly idk how the mytouch internet is going to work on prepaid....with the 70 dollar plan you only get 2gb of web..no contract you get unlimited ttw for 79.99
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acdc1a

Nov 15, 2010, 3:56 PM
There is a prepaid/flexpay coverage map located at T-mobile's website. The coverage looks the same as post paid. I think the people in the stores are advising you properly.
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smylax

Nov 16, 2010, 8:54 AM
No, they are not advising properly. Prepaid will get service only on T-Mobile towers, while postpaid/flexpay do have roaming capabilities. If you were to focus in on the map to an area that is roaming, you would see the difference.
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