U.S. Cellular prepaid Ready Connect plans now include unlimited data
U.S. Cellular has enhanced it Ready Connect prepaid smartphone plans by adding unlimited data. Up until now, prepaid Ready Connect plans for smartphones, $45 and $55 plans, included 1 GB and 2 GB of data that were hard cupped. Now, these two plans include the same high speed data allotments each month but after they are used up, data continue to be available only at reduced speeds.
U.S. Cellular’s Ready Connect plans offer three smartphone plans and one for basic phones. One of the plans is Walmart exclusive and offers unlimited talk, text and data with first 500 MB at high speeds for $40 per month. Other Ready Connect plans that are available at Walmart, Dollar General, Nebraska Furniture stores and Amazon.com are:
- $55 smartphone plan – unlimited talk, text and data with first 2 GB at high speeds
- $45 smartphone plan – unlimited talk, text and data with first 1 GB at high speeds
- $35 feature phone plan – unlimited talk, text and mobile web
Ready Connect plans can be paired only with a Ready Connect device. Phones eligible with these U.S. Cellular’s prepaid service plans are Motorola Moto E LTE, LG Logos, ZTE Imperial II, LG Envoy III, LG Envoy II, LG Freedom II, Samsung Freeform 5 and the Kyocera Hydro XTRM.
U.S. Cellular also offers prepaid Simple Connect plans, which start at $40 per month for feature phones and $45 per month for smartphones. These plans also include unlimited data, throttled when high speed data allotments are reached. The $40 feature phone plan includes unlimited talk, text and mobile web. The $45 smartphone plan has unlimited talk, text and data with 1 GB at high-speeds, the $55 has 2 GB and the $65 plan has first 4 GB at high-speeds.
Source: U.S. Cellular