TracFone Brands Improve Their Service, Add More Data, Promotions And Faster Data Speeds
TracFone Wireless made a number of changes to services of its prepaid brands recently. The first and the most important change is that TracFone brands that operate on Verizon network no longer throttle 4G LTE data speeds to 5Mbps but “now operates at maximum speed of the network.” This change affects TracFone, Straight Talk, Net10, Total Wireless and Page Plus Cellular.
In addition, most of the above mentioned TracFone brands as well as Simple Mobile, which operates on T-Mobile network, have been working on prepaid plan improvements over the past few days.
Straight Talk Adds More Data to $45 and $55 Plans
Straight Talk, which operates on all four major networks, has increased high speed data allotment on the $45 and $55 plan. The $45 plan that used to offer 8 GB of high speed data now includes 10 GB of data. Also, the $55 plan now comes with 15 GB of high speed data instead of previous 12 GB. The change has been spotted at Walmart stores. Update: The offer is promotional for new activations and port-ins, good until November, 20, 2017 .
Net10 Wireless Double Data for Life Promotion
Net10 Wireless, that’s available on Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile networks, is running a new promotion in which it offers double data for life. Those who activate a new line of service or BYOP on one of the Net10 plans will get double of data that plan normally includes. The $35 plan will include 4 GB of high speed data instead of 2 GB; the $40 plan will come with 8 GB instead of regular 4 GB; the $50 plan will have 16 GB instead of 8 GB and $60 plan will offer 20 GB instead of regular 10 GB. Promotion is good until November 26, 2017 and customers can keep it as long as their service is active.
Total Wireless $10 Data Add-On Card Now Includes More Data
Total Wireless, a Verizon MVNO, has increased amount of high speed data included with a $10 data add-on card. The carrier is now offering 5GB of add-on data instead of previous 3GB. Data on this card do not expire on active accounts.
Simple Mobile Improves the $40 Plan
T-Mobile MVNO Simple Mobile has improved its $40 plan. The plan now offers 2GB more than earlier, 6 GB of high speed data instead of the 4 GB. The plan also includes unlimited talk and text, international texting and calling and roaming to Mexico. Amazon Prime subscribers can get a 25% discount on this and all other Simple Mobile plans for a limited time.