Univision and T-Mobile launching new MVNO Univision Mobile on May 19
Univision Communications, the Spanish language TV network, and T-Mobile have announced today the launch of the new MVNO Univision Mobile. The new MVNO will be providing wireless service for Hispanics in the U.S. and will launch on May 19.
Univision Mobile offers three prepaid service plans.
The $30 plan includes unlimited talk, text and picture messaging.
The $45 plan includes unlimited talk, text/picture messaging and data with first 2.5 GB of high speed 3G data. Also, customers will have unlimited access to Music app Uforia.
The $55 plan includes unlimited talk, text/picture messaging and data with first 2.5 GB of high speed 4G data. Also, customers will have access to Music-Uforia and 2.5 GB of 4G streaming through Uvideos app.
Univision Mobile throttles data to 2G speeds after high speed data allotment is used up. All three plans also include unlimited international texting. Customers from the U.S. will be able to send unlimited text messages to select Latin American countries, to over 200 other destinations worldwide and to use 100 minutes for calling mobile or landline numbers in eight Latin American countries.
New T-Mobile MVNO also has two $10 add-ons included in its prepaid offering. A Mas Mexico Connect plan has 1000 minutes to Mexican mobiles and unlimited calling to Mexico landlines while Unlimited International Talk add-on offers unlimited calls to landline numbers in 70 countries.
Besides Uforia and Uvideos apps, Univision Mobile portal is offering news, sports and entertainment. Also, Hispanic customers will have access to Univision Mobile rewards that include ringtones, wallpapers shows, premieres, even opportunities to attend Univision events behind-the-scenes to meet TV and radio personalities.
Univision Mobile service will be sold at Walmart stores exclusively and 6,000 independent dealers all over the country, including Puerto Rico.
Kevin Conroy, President of Digital & Enterprise Development, Univision Communications, Inc. said in the official statement: “Univision Mobile’s services and features have been created to satisfy the needs of the U.S. Hispanic community. We’re providing the best value, no annual contract wireless service plans specifically tailored to our audience’s needs. This partnership further reinforces our commitment to serve our audience in every way possible and also clearly demonstrates how Univision is the gateway for any brand looking to connect with the influential and fast growing U.S. Hispanic community.”
Source: PR Newswire, TmoNews