Tag Archives: data

T-Mobile Formally Announces Father’s Day 2011 Sale

T-Mobile has formally announced their Father’s Day 2011 sale with 12 months of free data to new and existing customers with 18 months of contract tenure. For one day only, June 18th customers who purchase a qualifying talk, text and data plan will get 12 months of free data. Except there is a catch as that free data plan only applies to the $10 200MB plan. Customers who wish to purchase the … [read full article]

Opinion: Why T-Mobile’s “Unlimited Data” Plan Is A Play On Words

I’ve begun a number of my previous editorials with words like “staunch defender, supporter and biggest fan” when it comes to T-Mobile and their corporate decisions. I’ve used those words or something similar in an effort to show that what’s coming up is born out of love and frustration. A storm has been brewing in my eyes as of late with T-Mobile’s recent campaign on “unlimited” data. … [read full article]

Breaking Down Your Data Usage, What Kind Of A User Are You?

With our recent findings of T-Mobile’s upcoming revamp to their rate plans some of you have expressed both frustration and confusion regarding data usage. We thought we would try and help you out with some acquired ninja shots. First we’ll help determine what category you fit in. As you can see there are four categories to consider yourself, the low user, average user, high user and heavy user. Low user (200MB) someone … [read full article]

T-Mobile Set To Revamp All Rate Plans On May 22nd

We’ve been eyeing May 22nd for a few days now expecting T-Mobile to change up their family plan lineup and as of yesterday evening we learn that day will also see them changing up their cellular phone data plans. We’ve since learned that T-Mobile will in fact being doing a revamp of their entire rate plan lineup including both new Individual and Family Plan rates. The new Individual plans will mirror … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces 2GB Mobile Broadband Plan

While we had plenty of indication this would see a formal announcement today, T-Mobile has gone and made it official. Announcing via Twitter the addition of the $39.99 2GB Mobile Broadband plan to their data lineup. As a reminder the $39.99 plan receives an additional 20% off is added to an existing voice account. T-Mobile links to their Mobile Broadband page via Twitter but as of this writing, the $39.99 plan isn’t … [read full article]

T-Mobile Unveiling New $39.99 2GB Plan This Thursday?

We’ve just been tipped that T-Mobile is set to roll out another plan option to their Mobile Broadband price lineup with the addition of a 2GB data plan for $39.99. The price will drop to around $32 when in combination with an existing voice plan. Along with that, the current $29.99 plan drops the overage penalty in favor of throttling for anything over the 200 MB allotted amount. Both changes take effect … [read full article]

T-Mobile Confirms New Unlimited Plans, Available Tomorrow

T-Mobile has officially announced the new, single-line unlimited plans starting at $79.99 per month for Even More customers and $59.99 Even More Plus customers. These plans are only available for a limited time and you’ve had a few days to think about it. Of course we suggest giving serious consideration to your data needs and determine if you can stay within a  2 GB data offering? If the answer is … [read full article]

T-Mobile 4G Mobile Hotspot Industry Comparison Sheet

With the introduction of their very first 4G Mobile Hotspot in two days, T-Mobile dropped a comparison sheet showing how their new offering compares to the Verizon, Sprint and Clear competition. To be honest, it doesn’t exactly appear to give T-Mobile the edge as Verizon bests them by $4.99 on the 10 GB monthly data allowance along with Sprint and Clear providing unlimited 4G data for $25 and $29.99 … [read full article]

(Updated) T-Mobile Releasing Unlimited Promo Plan April 13th?

Update: There is a catch to this plan regarding data usage, after the first 2 GB’s of data speeds are throttled till the bill cycle resets. Check out the image below for more detail! Rumors of an unlimited $79.99 unlimited plan first surfaced back in the middle of February and was then delayed for unknown reasons. Well it’s been delayed no more as the $79.99 “Truly Unlimited Data + Talk + … [read full article]

TmoNews Hands On With Rocket 3.0, We Test Out HSPA+ 42

T-Mobile isn’t ready to secede the speed wars to Verizon just yet with a first real world look at their recently announced HSPA+ 42 network in Las Vegas, New York and Orlando. So how does T-Mobile’s 4G HSPA+ 42 network work in the real world? Fast, VERY fast. As you can see in the image above we were hitting download speeds around 24 – 25 Mbps and uploads speeds from around … [read full article]