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Page Plus to add more minutes, texts and data to its plans, unlimited international texting and calling credit too

Posted by 25 August, 2015 (0) Comment

Page Plus to add more minutes, texts and data to its plans, unlimited international texting and calling credit tooTracFone owned Page Plus Cellular that operates on Verizon network will improve some of its monthly prepaid plans from September 1, 2015. According to notification sent to dealers, Page Plus will improve $29.95 plan by adding more minutes, texts and data; the $39.95, $55.00 and $69.95 plans will have data increase while $29.95 and higher priced plans will get unlimited international texting and a $10/month international calling credit. Read more

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Verizon Prepaid HTC Desire 526 Launches for $89.99, HTC Desire 626 Coming Soon

Posted by 12 August, 2015 (0) Comment

Verizon Prepaid HTC Desire 526 Launches for $89.99, HTC Desire 626 Coming SoonVerizon Wireless today announced two HTC Desire smartphones for its postpaid and prepaid customers. Verizon Prepaid HTC Desire 526 is already available at the carrier’s website for $89.99, with full retail price at $120. Postpaid Desire 526 will start being available tomorrow, August 13, 2015 in stores and online for $5 a month for 24 months or $120. The HTC Desire 626 will be available in the coming weeks also with prepaid and postpaid service plans. Read more

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Verizon Moto E (2nd Gen.) gets Android 5.1

Posted by 12 June, 2015 (0) Comment

Verizon Moto E (2nd Gen.) gets Android 5.1 Verizon Wireless has announced the availability of Android 5.1 update for its prepaid Moto E (2nd Gen.). Verizon Moto E (2nd Gen.) will receive update version 23.11.17.surnia_verizon.verizon.en.US vzw that offers improvements on user interface (UI), adds new interruption volume controls for preventing missed alarms, gives access to notification volume control and a factory reset protection that will protection lost or stolen device from activating. Read more

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BYO Wireless adds new $25 unlimited talk and text plan, discontinues $15 plan

Posted by 8 June, 2015 (0) Comment

BYO Wireless adds new $25 unlimited talk and text plan, discontinues $15 planT-Mobile and Verizon MVNO BYO Wireless has recently introduced changes to its prepaid plan offerings that include adding, discontinuing and changing monthly plans. However, the carrier hasn’t added expected support for Verizon LTE that Verizon MVNO Selectel added few days ago and that Puppy Wireless is in the process of getting. BYO Wireless adds new $25 unlimited talk and text plan and discontinues the $15 plan that was offering 350 voice minutes, unlimited texts and 100 MB of data. BYO has also changed $35 plan that included 1000 voice minutes, unlimited texts and 1 GB of data to $40 plan with unlimited talk, text and 1 GB of data per month. Read more

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Verizon adds DROID Turbo and Samsung Galaxy J1 to its prepaid phone lineup; DROID Turbo to get Android 5.1 update in mid-June

Posted by 21 May, 2015 (2) Comment

Verizon-adds-DROID-Turbo-and-Samsung-Galaxy-J1-to-its-prepaid-phone-lineupVerizon Wireless has recently enriched its prepaid phone lineup with two new smartphones, the DROID Turbo and the Samsung Galaxy J1. Motorola’s DROID Turbo can be purchased in a Black Ballistic Nylon for a $499.99. It runs Android 4.4 KitKat but will be updated straight to Android 5.1 Lollipop, possibly in mid-June, according to Jose Arturo, a device test engineer for Verizon. The Samsung Galaxy J1, mid-range Android Lollipop 5.0.2 smartphone, can be purchased in Blue for $99.99. Read more

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Straight Talk adds ZTE Zephyr and LG Lucky to its prepaid phone lineup, both Verizon compatible

Posted by 3 May, 2015 (4) Comment

Straight Talk adds ZTE Zephyr and LG Lucky to its prepaid phone lineup, both Verizon compatibleAlong with the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime and the LG Sunrise that was available through Walmart first, Straight Talk today added the ZTE Zephyr and the LG Lucky, another two affordable smartphones to its prepaid lineup. The ZTE Zephyr is a 3G phone that operates on Verizon network and it’s available for $69.99. The LG Lucky is actually a CDMA version of the AT&T compatible LG Sunrise. It uses Verizon network and can be purchased for the same price tag as the Sunrise, $39.99. Read more

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Verizon Prepaid offers 1 GB of bonus data with Auto Pay for a limited time instead of previous 500 MB

Posted by 1 May, 2015 (1) Comment

Verizon Prepaid offers 1 GB of bonus data with Auto Pay for a limited time instead of 500 MB Verizon Wireless has increased amount of bonus data added to prepaid customers’ monthly allotment when they sign in to paying their bills automatically to 1 GB of data. Previously, Verizon Prepaid was giving 500 MB of extra data to customers on auto pay. The offer is available for a limited time and it’s good only for the $45 and the $60 smartphone plans. The $35 basic phone plan was eligible for extra 500 MB of data when customers are on auto pay but it’s not eligible for 1 GB Monthly Bonus Data promotion. Read more

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Verizon MVNOs prepaid monthly plans – updated

Posted by 14 March, 2015 (15) Comment

Verizon Wireless has the largest and most reliable network of all major carriers in the U.S. Verizon uses CDMA technology, which means that a phone swapping is not as easy as with GSM-based phones if customers are not happy with service or the phone itself. Verizon’s service is primarily focused on postpaid customers but in recent months they made quite a few changes to its prepaid offerings which made them more appealing to existing and potential customers. Biggest change is that Verizon has allowed access to LTE to its prepaid customers on July 17, 2014.

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Verizon unlocked all iPhone 4 and 4S smartphones for domestic and international use

Posted by 27 February, 2015 (0) Comment

Verizon unlocked all iPhone 4 and 4S smartphones for domestic and international useVerizon Wireless has done a great thing for iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S owners. According to a user on Apple Forum, Verizon unlocked all iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S smartphones for domestic and international use. Since iPhone 4 is not a global phone meaning that it’s not a dual-mode, compatible with CDMA and GSM networks, it’s unlocked only for domestic use. However, iPhone 4S is a dual-mode smartphone and therefore is unlocked for both domestic and international use, including the use with US GSM networks, AT&T’s and T-Mobile’s. Read more

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Selectel Wireless 4G LTE still not available

Posted by 27 February, 2015 (0) Comment

Selectel Wireless 4G LTE still not availableIn the late August 2014, all prepaid news portals and blogs were buzzing about the unofficial rumor that Verizon MVNOs will soon get access to LTE. Actually, rumor started a bit earlier, on July 17, 2014, when Verizon Wireless announced availability of LTE on its prepaid Allset service plans. Since then, only one Verizon MVNO, Page Plus Cellular launched much-awaited LTE in October 2014. For other MVNOs including Selectel Wireless 4G LTE is still not available. There is no official info from the carrier about this subject. Read more

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