My partner just signed up with Xfinity mobile as we are now living where comcast is the cable service provided. He rarely used much data and his new phone reflects his prior type data amounts, BUT, Comcast/Xfinity is showing tons more data and refuses to share what apps are supposedly doing...
You can get some of the year's hottest phones, including the Galaxy S8 and iPhone 8, when you buy another phone from T-Mobile. But there's some fine print.
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T-Mobile is adding a $200 6-inch smartphone with dual rear cameras to its lineup. Here's how the Revvl Plus compares to other low-cost options.
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Google’s Project Fi combines a trio of networks into a first-class wireless service with an unparalleled customer experience, though it’s not the cheapest option out there.
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Verizon's new Prepaid Family Accounts offer discounts on multiple lines, but they're still too expensive compared with the competition.
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T-Mobile has raised the limit for customers where it can deprioritize your data from 32GB to 50GB, giving users more wiggle room each month.
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Depending on whether you want to buy the Note 8 outright or pay it off in monthly installments, you can save some money on Samsung's new phone if you shop around.
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Verizon took its easy-to-understand unlimited plan and chopped it into tiers, then added insult to injury by removing 1080p video altogether.
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T-Mobile's One Unlimited 55+ offers two lines of unlimited talk, text and data for $60 a month for customers 55 and older, which should appeal to data-hungry seniors.
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TPO Mobile positions itself as the wireless carrier with a social conscience, as you can steer a portion of your monthly bill to charitable causes. But are the monthly savings also appealing?
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Network testing firm OpenSignal says 4G download speeds have gotten slower for AT&T and Verizon. And it thinks congestion from unlimited data plans is to blame.
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MetroPCS and T-Mobile may share the same network, but there are some important differences you need to know regarding pricing, phone selection and features.
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Project Fi, Google’s wireless network, has an appealing pay-only-for-what-you-use approach to monthly cellphone bills. Find out if this low-cost carrier is right for you.
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US Mobile, a fairly new mobile operator, offers good bargains for those who need cellular service but not a lot of voice minutes, texts or data each month.
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Page Plus is a discount wireless carrier that uses Verizon’s leading network for its cellphone service. But what other reasons should you consider Page Plus?
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T-Mobile will let you buy a high-capacity iPhone 7 at a $100 discount, while Verizon's offering lower monthly payments on a variety of flagship phones.
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Consumer cellular focuses on seniors and people who don't use a ton of data, and this service can save you a significant amount of money versus traditional carriers.
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Are you having a hard time getting good cell phone coverage in your home? Before you do anything else, give your carrier a call.
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While real 5G may still be a few years away, T-Mobile is started early as the first U.S. carrier to officially announce plans for its next-gen mobile network.
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AT&T is introducing a new network it calls 5G Evolution. But there are some caveats, starting with the fact that it the network is just a stepping stone to 5G speeds.
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Among low-cost carriers, MetroPCS offers the best performance bang for your buck, finishing with the fastest download and upload speeds in our testing.
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Verizon is starting trials of 5G networking in 11 U.S. markets by the middle of this year, as it tests out the faster networking standard.
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Verizon has brought back unlimited data plans, and it stacks up quite well to the competition. It's biggest threat? T-Mobile One and its lack of surcharges.
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Calling DirecTV Now "barely watchable," T-Mobile says AT&T customers who've switched wireless carriers will get a year's subscription to Hulu.
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AT&T’s price hike for its grandfathered unlimited wireless plan tells one long-time subscriber that it’s finally time to move onto another carrier after eight years.
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Republic Wireless is offering six months of free service to celebrate the company's independence, which includes unlimited calls, texts and 1GB of data for two phones.
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