Cellphone plans are constantly changing. Make sure your carrier isn't offering something better than the plan you've held on to for years.
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Android users will now be able to take advantage of Visible's $40 unlimited data plan, as that low-cost carrier now supports the Galaxy S9 and S9+.
Verizon’s Cheap Visible Service Just Fixed a Major Flaw : Read more
Verizon-owned Visible offers unlimited LTE smartphone data for just $40 a month — a bargain price if you don't mind using the iPhone.
Visible Review: Is This Carrier's $40 Unlimited Plan Too Good to Be True? : Read more
Boost, Cricket and Metro have matching offers where you can get four lines of unlimited data for $100 a month. But read the fine print, and you can spot some differences between the three deals.
Boost vs. Cricket vs. Metro: Whose Family Plan Holiday Deal Is Best? : Read more
Is your smartphone dropping a lot of phone calls in your home? The problem could be your cellular reception. Fortunately, you've got a couple options for tackling the issue.
Help Me, Tom's Guide: How Do I Get a Better Cellphone Signal? : Read more
Google Fi is a new kind of wireless carrier that deviates from the pack, but T-Mobile offers the most competitive plans and perks among the big four networks. Here's how they stack up.
Google Fi vs. T-Mobile: Which Is a Better Deal? : Read more
Google Fi has made headlines lately for expanding its service to cover more devices and users. But is it a good replacement for Verizon’s reliability?
Google Fi vs. Verizon: Which Is Right for You? : Read more
The rest of the smartphone world may be amping up for 5G's launch in 2019, but Apple's iPhone will reportedly sit this one out. Here's why that’s unlikely to hurt Apple.
Apple's Sitting Out the 5G Party — It's the Right Move : Read more
When 5G networks launch next year, they’ll bring faster data speeds and other benefits. But you may want to pause before jumping in as an early adopter.
5G Is Coming, It’s Exciting, and I’m Sitting It Out for Now : Read more
Netgear's Nighthawk 5G Mobile Hotspot will work with AT&T's network, while Inseego and Verizon are teaming up with a 5G hotspot of their own.
These Are the First 5G Hotspots Coming Your Way : Read more
Wondering just what 5G's faster speeds will mean for your smartphone? We tried out some demos on a working 5G network to find out.
I Just Tried 5G for the First Time: Here’s What It Lets You Do : Read more
Now that Google has opened up its wireless service to more phones, you might be considering a switch to Google Fi. Here's what one customer experienced — both good and bad.
My Month With Google Fi: Why I'm Sticking With It : Read more
Google is relaunching Project Fi as Google Fi, and opening up the network to most handsets, which means you'll now be able to use the wireless service with an iPhone.
You Can Now Get Project Fi on Almost Any Phone, Including iPhones : Read more
You'll have to open another line of service at the Uncarrier and have an eligible trade-in, but you can grab a $580 OnePlus 6T and get the cost back to you in bill credits.
Get a OnePlus 6T for Free from T-Mobile (With a Catch) : Read more
Spectrum internet customers can also get their mobile phone service from the internet and cable provider. But how does Spectrum Mobile compare with other wireless carriers?
What Is Spectrum Mobile, and Is It Worth It? : Read more
Verizon is offering $400 off the top Android flagships for Black Friday, and you don't have to trade in your current phone. But you will have to act quickly.
Verizon Black Friday Deals: $400 Off iPhone X, Note 9 and Pixel 3 : Read more
You can get a free LG TV from Sprint when you lease an LG V40 ThinQ. Or if you prefer iPhones, Sprint is offering a free iPhone XR when you lease another Apple device.
Best Sprint Black Friday Deals: Free iPhone XR and More : Read more
Project Fi now promotes Google's VPN across all forms of web traffic — through mobile data as well as Wi-Fi hotspots — for more secure connections.
Google’s Project Fi Now Includes Free VPN Access : Read more
Sprint may lag behind the other Big Four carriers in network speed, but its performance is still solid — especially considering how compelling its plans are.
Sprint: It's Not As Bad As You Think : Read more
Our network speed testing found that Metro by T-Mobile finished first among discount carriers, thanks to the strength of T-Mobile’s wireless network.
Metro by T-Mobile (MetroPCS) Is the Fastest Cheap Carrier : Read more
The Pixel 3 is up for preorder right now. But just because Verizon is lined up as the only official carrier doesn’t mean you can’t Google’s latest-and-greatest phones on another network.
How to Get the Pixel 3 on the Carrier of Your Choice : Read more
Cricket is no longer capping data speeds at 8Mbps on its $60-a-month Unlimited Extra plan, though other wireless plans at the prepaid carrier still come with data speed restrictions.
Cricket Fixed the Worst Thing About Its Unlimited Plan : Read more
eBay will team up with discount MVNO carrier Red Pocket Mobile for customers purchasing used phones through the online auction site.
eBay Selling Cheap Wireless Plans with Phones: Is It a Good Deal? : Read more
The new Metro by T-Mobile services looks to remove the idea that prepaid service involves trade-offs by including Amazon Prime with one of its new unlimited data plans.
MetroPCS Gets a New Name, Overhauled Unlimited Plans : Read more
Verizon is launching Home 5G in October, and customers in four cities can sign up for the 5G broadband service this Thursday.
Verizon's Home 5G Service to Offer a First Taste of 5G's Speeds : Read more
AT&T's mobile 5G network is finally taking shape, as the company has added another five cities to its list of seven that will receive service before the end of 2018.
AT&T Expands 5G Rollout to More Cities : Read more
New and existing customers with unlimited plans at Verizon will get six months of Apple Music for free, as Verizon announces a closer relationship with Apple.
Free Apple Music Is 'First Step' in Verizon-Apple Partnership : Read more
The new T-Mobile Essentials plan will be the least expensive way for a family of four to enjoy unlimited data. But it comes with some restrictions.
T-Mobile Unveils $60 Essentials Unlimited Plan: How It Compares : Read more
Qualcomm is touting new test numbers from Ookla that show phones with its modem outperforming devices that use Intel modems such as the latest iPhones from Apple.
Android Phones Obliterate iPhone on 4G Speed Tests : Read more
Starting July 13, you'll be able to pick between Unlimited Plus and Unlimited Basic at Sprint. Here's what the two plans cost and what you get for your money.
Sprint Overhauls Unlimited Plans: What's the Best Deal? : Read more
Are you being flooded by spam calls from numbers with your area code and prefix? Here's how to avoid being tricked by these phony neighbors.
How to Avoid (and Block) 'Neighbor-Spoofing' Robocalls : Read more
AT&T has doubled the "administrative fee" on the bottom of its monthly wireless bills from 76 cents to $1.99. AT&T has 64.5 million monthly customers, meaning it will raise its revenue by $800 million a year.
AT&T Doubles Admin Fee for Customers Because It Can : Read more
Sprint and T-Mobile have dueling data plans that target customers 55 years and older. How do they compare, and can they beat Consumer Cellular's senior-focused cellphone service?
Sprint 55 vs. T-Mobile 55+ vs. Consumer Cellular: Which Is Best? : Read more
Starting next week, families will have the option of adding different types of unlimited plans with each line of data at Verizon.
Verizon's Mix-and-Match Family Plans: What You Need to Know : Read more
Verizon is adding another more expensive unlimited data plan to its options, but the real news is that families will be able to mix and match those assorted plans for a better monthly price.
Is Verizon's New $95 Above Unlimited Plan Worth It? : Read more