New Kajeet plans with data now available
Sprint’s MVNO Kajeet, an award-winning prepaid service provider that specializes in kids safety, has recently added data to its existing talk and text only plans. In addition, new Kajeet plans are added, the $29.99 and $34.99 plan, which also include data allotment. Previously, data on Kajeet plans were available only through data add-ons.
Existing Kajeet $24.99 monthly plan now comes with 100 MB of data in addition to 300 voice minutes and unlimited text and picture messaging. The $49.99 plan includes 1 GB of data in addition to unlimited talk and text and picture messaging.
New Kajeet plan for $29.99 per month offers 400 voice minutes, unlimited text and picture messaging and 250 MB of data. Also new $34.99 plan has 500 voice minutes, unlimited text and picture messaging and 500 MB of data.
Kajeet also offers cheaper options but with a pricey data rate. The $4.99 Kid Starter plan comes with 10 voice minutes, 10¢ per text, 25¢ per MMS and $1 per MB. The $14.99 Kid Texter plan includes 60 voice minutes, unlimited texts, 25¢ per MMS and $1 per MB while the $19.99 Early Teens plan offers 150 voice minutes, unlimited text and picture messaging and $1 per MB of data. Available data add-ons, $4.99 for 50 MB per month, $14.99 for 500 MB or $24.99 for 1 GB, cannot be added to these three low-cost plans. Those apply only to the $24.99, $29.99, $34.99 and $49.99 Android Value plans.
Kajeet is offering unique parental controls that make kids safe while on their smartphones. Parents can easily control what websites their child can access on the Internet through a user-friendly online interface. They can control usage to avoid overage charges or can locate child’s phone with GPS locator. GPS locator is included in Android plans while in the $4.99, $14.99 and $19.99 plan, it is charged $0.99 per locate or $7.99 per month.
Since August 1, 2013, Kajeet provides access to “ten times faster” Sprint’s 4G LTE network to customers with LTE-enabled smartphones. Kajeet customers can choose from the Samsung Galaxy S IV, the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Samsung Galaxy Victory for LTE connectivity or to bring their own Sprint phone and use it with Kajeet prepaid service.