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T-Mobile monthly fee increase happening on June 10

Heads up, folks, because T-Mobile has announced a fee change that’s going to affect some T-Mo customers. Starting June 10, 2017, the Regulatory Programs & Telco Recovery Fee for select T-Mobile accounts will increase. The cost will go from $2.71 to $3.18 for voice lines, while data lines will see their fee increase from $0.98 to $1.16. This change doesn’t affect T-Mobile customers on a T-Mobile One plan with taxes and fees included. It does … [read full article]

T-Mobile no longer offering new Free Data for Life tablet activations

UPDATE: T-Mobile sent me the following statement on the end of Free Data for Life: “When we launched Free Data For Life in 2013, 200MB of high-speed data was a lot. Today, customers want unlimited and we’re all in with T-Mobile ONE. Customers who have T-Mobile ONE can add unlimited LTE data on a tablet for just $20 a month with autopay. Nothing changes for current customers with Free Data For Life on a Tablet. They can … [read full article]

T-Mobile One promo with HD video streaming and 10GB LTE hotspot ending soon

Back in February, T-Mobile beefed up its One plan by offering unlimited HD video streaming and 10GB of 4G LTE mobile hotspot for free in order to match Verizon’s new unlimited plan. Now that special offer is about to go away. TmoNews reader Corey today noticed a new message in My T-Mobile that says that the unlimited HD streaming and 10GB high-speed hotspot offer is ending soon. Several T-Mo customers on Reddit received the same … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolls out new prepaid plans

T-Mobile today unleashed a few new prepaid rate plans. There are two new Simply Prepaid plans that include unlimited talk, text, and data, with either 4GB or 6GB of 4G LTE data. Pricing for these plans is set at $45 or $55 per month, respectively. These new plans also include Wi-Fi Calling, mobile hotspot, Music Unlimited for streaming music that doesn’t count against your data usage, and Data Maximizer for optimizing your streaming video to 480p … [read full article]

Improved T-Mobile One plan with HD video, 10GB high-speed mobile hotspot launches today

Right on schedule, the improved T-Mobile One plan has launched. This updated T-Mobile One plan includes HD video, 10GB of high-speed mobile hotspot, and unlimited international data with speeds up to 256kbps (previously was 128kbps) in more than 140 countries and destinations. Keep in mind that you’ll have to enable these features on your plan to get them, so hop into your account settings on the T-Mobile website or in the app to do so. You’ll … [read full article]

Updated T-Mobile One plan will only require HD video to be activated once

After beefing up the T-Mobile One plan in response to the launch of Verizon’s new unlimited plan, T-Mo today clarified one aspect of the change. T-Mobile has confirmed that T-Mobile One customers won’t have to enable HD day passes to get high-definition video with the updated T-Mobile One plan. T-Mo told The Verge that once you’ve activated the new HD video feature, you won’t need to worry about turning it on again. T-Mobile also clarified that with … [read full article]

T-Mobile responds to Verizon Unlimited Plan by including HD video and 10GB of high-speed hotspot data on ONE plan

As you might have heard, Verizon launched their Verizon Unlimited plan today, which offers unlimited data*, talk, and text. (Data may be throttled after 22GB in usage per month). Well, it didn’t take long for T-Mobile and John Legere to respond. Legere took to Twitter just now to announce that T-Mobile ONE plans will now include HD video by default, as well as 10GB of high-speed hotspot data, starting Friday. More to come. Update: Legere has also … [read full article]

MetroPCS kicks off free phone offer and bonus data for $50 plan

After launching the new all-in T-Mobile One plan and KickBack, T-Mo today revealed some offers for MetroPCS customers. First up, MetroPCS is now offering free phones to new and existing customers. New customers to Metro or existing customers that want to upgrade their phone or add a new line to their plan can get one of these phones for free: Samsung Galaxy On5 Samsung Galaxy Core Prime LG Aristo LG K7 LG 450 ZTE … [read full article]

T-Mobile One plan now all-in, KickBack launches today, too

Right on schedule, the new T-Mobile One plan with taxes and fees included is available. The new T-Mobile One plan officially launched today, January 22. The goal of this new T-Mo One plan is to simplify customers’ monthly bill by building the taxes and fees into the advertised price of the plan. The new T-Mobile One plan is also now the only postpaid plan that new customers can sign up for. T-Mobile One starts at … [read full article]

T-Mobile One Plus is now offered in two versions

After originally launching back in September, T-Mobile One Plus today underwent a big split. T-Mobile One Plus is now two different add-ons. The regular T-Mobile One Plus costs $15 per line per month, down from the $25 per month price of the original One Plus. It includes unlimited Gogo in-flight Wi-Fi, double the international data speeds (256Kbps), voicemail to text, Name ID, and unlimited HD Day Passes for high-quality video streaming. Then there’s T-Mobile One … [read full article]