News from the prepaid side this afternoon, as MetroPCS has announced that it’s adding another country to its World Calling add-on. The $10 add-on now includes Cuba. For those unfamiliar, the $10 World Calling add-on is available to any MetroPCS customers on the $50 or $60 plans. For ten bucks you get the following:
While You’re in the U.S.
· Unlimited calling to land-lines in over 75 countries
· Unlimited mobile texting to most countries worldwide (including Cuba)
· 200 minutes to mobiles in select countries
· 20 minutes to landlines and mobiles in Cuba
While You’re Abroad
· 200 talk minutes while in select countries (including 20 minutes to Cuba)
· Receive unlimited text messages while in select countries
· Send 200 text messages while in select countries
· Use 200MB of data while in select countries
The World Calling add-on covers over 75 countries in total, giving more flexibility and freedom to customers with friends and family abroad plus those who like to travel. You can find out more about the feature and what it includes here.