Tag Archives: MetroPCS

LG Stylo 2 Plus lands at MetroPCS with $149 price tag

MetroPCS announced back in June that the LG Stylo 2 Plus would be coming to its network, but it didn’t say when that launch would happen. Now we know, because the Stylo 2 Plus has quietly appeared on MetroPCS’s website. The LG Stylo 2 Plus is available from MetroPCS for $149 after a $70 mail-in rebate. For that price, you’re getting an Android 6.0 smartphone with a 5.7-inch 1280×720 display, 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front … [read full article]

T-Mobile makes calling and texting to Taiwan free in response to Super Typhoon Nepartak

With Super Typhoon Nepartak and its 150 mph winds hitting Taiwan, T-Mobile has announced that it’s making it free for its customers to contact loved ones there. T-Mobile Simple Choice customers on prepaid and postpaid plans can call and text from the U.S. to Taiwan for free from July 7 through July 14. This also applies to customers on MetroPCS, GoSmart Mobile, and Walmart Family Mobile. Those customers that do contact friends or family in … [read full article]

MetroPCS launching new phone and rate plan promos

John Legere hasn’t been talking much about Sprint lately, instead focusing his T-Mobile smack talk on AT&T and Verizon. His sights are set on Sprint today, though, as he says he’s “taking the fight to Sprint” with MetroPCS. MetroPCS is launching two new promotions that’ll be available starting tomorrow, July 7. First up, you can get up to $60 off any smartphone when you port your number over to MetroPCS. With that discount, there are nine phones that … [read full article]

iPhone coming soon to MetroPCS

Big news for MetroPCS today, as the prepaid service will soon be getting some major new additions to its lineup. T-Mobile has announced that MetroPCS will carry iPhone hardware. Specifically, Metro will offer the iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, and iPhone 5s. Pricing for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus will be set at $649 and $749, respectively, while the iPhone SE will be $349. The iPhone 5s will be the cheapest model … [read full article]

T-Mobile customers can call or text Turkey for free following Istanbul attack

Following an attack at Istanbul Ataturk Airport, T-Mobile has announced that it’s making it free for its customers to contact Turkey. From June 28 through July 5, all T-Mobile Simple Choice prepaid and postpaid customers will be able to call and text from the U.S. to Turkey for free. The regular charges will appear on customers’ bills along with credits to cancel them out. In addition to T-Mo customers, the free calling and texting to … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Tab E, Galaxy On5 launching at T-Mobile later this month

Two new Samsung devices will be hitting T-Mobile shelves later this month. First up, the Samsung Galaxy Tab E will expand T-Mo’s tablet selection. It’ll be available starting June 22 for $0 down and 24 monthly payments of $10 each, or $239.99 full retail. The Tab E’s specs include an 8-inch 1280×800 display, 5-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front cameras, 1.5GB of RAM, Samsung Exynos 3475 processor, 16GB of storage, a microSD slot, and a 5000mAh battery. … [read full article]

LG Stylo 2 Plus coming to MetroPCS, get a free folio case for pre-registering

One year after MetroPCS launched the LG G Stylo, it’s been revealed that the phablet’s successor is making its way to Metro, too. MetroPCS has revealed that it will launch the LG Stylo 2 Plus, and if you pre-register between June 10 and June 26 and then buy your Stylo 2 Plus before July 31, you’ll get a free folio case for your new phone. Metro’s promo image shows that this folio case exposes … [read full article]

Coolpad Catalyst launching at T-Mobile and MetroPCS

After leaking out last month, the Coolpad Catalyst has been made officially official. The Catalyst will be available in T-Mobile stores on June 7, followed by a launch on MetroPCS on July 11. T-Mobile’s pricing will be set at $99.99. As you might expect with such a low price, the Coolpad Catalyst’s spec list is fairly entry-level. Included is a 5-inch 854×480 display, 5-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front cameras, a quad-core Snapdragon 210 processor, 1GB of … [read full article]

New MetroPCS promo offers two unlimited lines with 6GB of high-speed data for $60 per month

MetroPCS is kicking off the week with a family plan deal. Starting today, April 25, MetroPCS is offering two lines with unlimited talk, text, and data as well as 6GB of high-speed data for $60 per month. If you need more lines, you can add more at a price of $30 per line, up to a max of five lines. One detail that’s worth noting is that in order to get the 6GB of high-speed data … [read full article]

MetroPCS store robbed in Pasadena, 90 smartphones stolen

A couple of weeks after a T-Mobile authorized retailer was targeted by cellphone thieves, a MetroPCS store has been robbed. A MetroPCS shop in Pasadena, Calif., was burglarized this past weekend, with security footage showing three thieves breaking into the store Sunday morning. The robbers ended up taking 90 smartphones from the store and smashing the shop’s glass front door. The burglars were clad in … [read full article]