Republic Wireless has recently launched a new Refer a Friend Program. The program makes Republic’s customers earn a $19 account credit per every new customer that they bring to sign up for Republic. In order for customer to receive his or her $19 credit, referral needs to be successful. In other words, the referred member needs to sign up and stay at least 30 days with the carrier. When that’s the case, the new referred family member or a friend also receives a $19 credit on his or her account. Read more
Republic Wireless has recently made a Wi-Fi+ application available for download. The Wi-Fi+ app helps Republic customers to improve Wi-Fi connectivity and monitor their Wi-Fi offload. It helps locate the available hotspots, test the connections for the quality and log in automatically without any effort required from the customers. Read more
Republic Wireless has introduced a new option for customers that would like to join them and take advantage of their affordable unlimited service but cannot afford the Defy XT’s $249 upfront price. From now on, customers can choose to pay for Motorola Defy XT $99 and pay $29 per month instead of $19 for unlimited talk, text and data. Read more
Last month, when Republic Wireless made its service open to everyone, company also has started taking pre-orders of its dual-band Motorola Defy XT, scheduled for shipping in mid-December. Today, it’s been announced that that moment has come and that as of today, Republic Wireless Motorola Defy XT is on its way to customers.
Republic Wireless has announced today that they are finally out of beta state. They have been in beta for the past year, since the launch. As of today, Republic Wireless opens its service to everyone, its affordable $19 monthly plan with unlimited talk, text and data and dual-band Motorola Defy XT with Hybrid Calling technology. Read more
Last week, Republic Wireless has acknowledged that small number of their customers is experiencing roaming issues with initially released Motorola Defy XT since it’s single-band and supports only Sprint’s 1900MHz and not the 800 MHz spectrum frequency. Republic Wireless upgrade to dual-band Motorola Defy XT will solve the roaming problems but the phone will be ready for release only later this year. However, they came up with a plan on how to compensate for their unfortunate mistake. Read more
Republic Wireless reopens beta testing ones again for new members from their waitlist but this time, they also have a new handset to offer with its $19 unlimited monthly plan. Republic Wireless offers Motorola DEFY XT that costs $249 for new members but for existing ones that use the only handset available so far LG Optimus One, they provide upgrade for $100 off the original price. Read more
Republic Wireless has started with organizing the second round of beta testing. Its unique $19 unlimited service is relying on WiFi most of the time and on Sprint’s network only when WiFi is not accessible. This time, forthcoming Republic Wireless phones will be available in three price points unlike the only one, $199 for outdated LG Optimus One, in the first beta.
For a month now, we are familiar with a plan of Republic Wireless to reopen Beta testing this summer but now the process itself has begun. On its blog, Republic Wireless gives details on how to join Beta testing, explaining that it relates only to those who have already signed up, back at launch, to their email list. Read more
Republic Wireless, last year, introduced to us its somewhat revolutionary idea of using Wi-Fi as a primary form of voice data communication whenever that’s possible and relying on Sprint’s network only when it’s not. The result of that are unlimited talk, text and data for only $19 per month but throughout this period, they had ups and downs that luckily end up positive. Republic Wireless reopens beta testing, implements new Wi-Fi to cellular handover technology and adds more powerful Android phones, in next few months. Read more