This MVNO list contains all the major wireless providers and resellers in the USA. Subscribing to the right MVNO can save you a lot of money on your phone bill. If you don't already know what an MVNO is, skip on down to What is an MVNO?

See also: MVNO comparison lists of the best Verizon MVNO's, best AT&T MVNO's, best T-Mobile MVNO's and best Sprint MVNO's.


Wireless Provider
Talk
Text
Data
Price
Promoted
Mint Mobile Logo
Mint Mobile Monthly 2 GB

Special Features:
  • 3-Months of Wireless Service for $15/mo
  • Unlimited Talk & Text + 3GB/mo of 4G LTE
  • Nationwide GSM Coverage
  • Bring Your Own Phone
  • International calling to Mexico and Canada
  • Includes WiFi calling and texting, VoLTE and visual voicemail on iPhones.  WiFi calling and texting, VoLTE also available on Android devices.
Unlimited
Unlimited
3 GB
Promoted
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Mint Mobile Monthly 12 GB

Special Features:
  • 3-Months of Wireless Service for $25/mo
  • Unlimited Talk & Text + 12 GB/mo of 4G LTE
  • Nationwide GSM Coverage
  • Bring Your Own Phone
  • International calling to Mexico and Canada
  • Now includes WiFi calling and texting, VoLTE and visual voicemail on iPhones.  WiFi calling and texting, VoLTE also available on Android devices.
Unlimited
Unlimited
12 GB


MVNO List

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MVNO/Wireless ProviderNetwork Used
Affinity CellularAffinity CellularVerizon
Airvoice WirelessAirvoiceAT&T
Allvoi Wireless LogoAllvoi WirelessSprint
Altice Mobile LogoAltice MobileAT&T, Sprint
AT&T Wireless LogoAT&TAT&T
Beast Mobile LogoBeast MobileAT&T, Sprint
Best Cellular Featured Image LogoBest CellularAT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon
Black Wireless Everything You Need To Know Before SubscribingBlack WirelessAT&T
boom! Mobile logoBoom! MobileAT&T, Verizon
Boost Mobile LogoBoost MobileSprint
Consumer Cellular LogoConsumer CellularAT&T, T-Mobile
Credo Mobile Cell Phone Plans Compared And Things To Know Before SubscribingCredo MobileVerizon
Cricket Wireless LogoCricket WirelessAT&T
Dataxoom LogoDataxoomAT&T, Sprint, Verizon
EasyGo WirelessEasyGoAT&T
ECO Mobile LogoEcoMobileSprint, T-Mobile, Verizon
FreedomPopFreedompop

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AT&T, Sprint
FreeUP Mobile Logo DarkFreeUP MobileAT&T
Gen MobileGen MobileSprint
Good2Go Mobile Logo 2019Good2GO MobileAT&T
Google Project Fi LogoGoogle FiSprint, T-Mobile, US Cellular
GoSmart MobileGoSmart MobileT-Mobile
GreatCall Medium LogoGreatCallVerizon
H2O Wireless LogoH2O Wireless

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AT&T
Hello Mobile LogoHello MobileSprint, T-Mobile
i3 Mobile Logoi3 MobileAT&T
Karma Go DeviceKarma MobilitySprint
Kroger Wireless LogoKroger WirelessSprint
Lycamobile LogoLycamobileT-Mobile
MetroPCS LogoMetro By T-MobileT-Mobile
Mint Mobile LogoMint Mobile

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T-Mobile
Net10 Wireless LogoNet10AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon
NetTALK CONNECT LogonetTALK ConnectT-Mobile
Page Plus Cellular LogoPage Plus CellularVerizon
Patriot Mobile LogoPatriot MobileSprint
Pix WirelessPix WirelessAT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon
Pure TalkUSAPure TalkUSAAT&T
Reach Mobile LogoReach MobileAT&T, Verizon
Ready Mobile LogoReady MobileVerizon
Red Pocket Mobile LogoRed Pocket Mobile

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AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon
Republic Wireless LogoRepublic WirelessSprint, T-Mobile
Selectel WirelessSelectel WirelessVerizon
Simple Mobile LogoSimple MobileT-Mobile
Spectrum Mobile Logo LargeSpectrum MobileVerizon
SpeedTalk Mobile LogoSpeedTalk MobileT-Mobile
Sprint MVNO ComparisonSprintSprint
Straight Talk Wireless LogoStraight TalkAT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon
T-Mobile LogoT-MobileT-Mobile
Telcel America LogoTelcel AmericaT-Mobile
Tello LogoTello

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Sprint
Teltik LogoTeltikT-Mobile
TextNow LogoTextNowSprint, T-Mobile
Ting LogoTing MobileSprint, T-Mobile
Total Wireless LogoTotal Wireless

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Verizon
Tracfone LogoTracfoneAT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon
Twigby LogoTwigbySprint
Ultra Mobile LogoUltra Mobile

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T-Mobile
UNREAL MobileUNREAL Mobile

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AT&T, Sprint
US Cellular LogoUS CellularUS Cellular
US Mobile LogoUS MobileT-Mobile, Verizon
Verizon Wireless LogoVerizon WirelessVerizon
Virgin MobileVirgin MobileSprint
Visible LogoVisibleVerizon
Walmart Family MobileWalmart Family MobileT-Mobile
Wing Mobile LogoWingAT&T, Sprint
Xfinity Mobile LogoXfinity MobileVerizon
Zing PCS, Everything To Know Before SubscribingZing WirelessSprint, T-Mobile, Verizon
ZIP SIM LogoZIP SIMT-Mobile





What is an MVNO?

MVNO stands for "Mobile Virtual Network Operator,"  and as such, an MVNO does not own or have it's own infrastructure ( wireless cell phone towers), but rather buys wholesale minutes, data and text from major carriers such Verizon, Sprint, T-mobile, AT&T, etc to resell to you under its own brand name. So essentially an MVNO is simply one of the BIG 4 wireless carriers but running under a different name.

Almost all prepaid cell phone plans and providers are offered through an MVNO. For instance, when you sign up for the prepaid wireless carrier Page Plus Cellular, you are essentially signing up for Verizon as Page Plus Cellular leases service from Verizon. You'll get the same Verizon coverage through them at 1/2 to 1/3 of the cost, so as you can see, an MVNO has the potential to save you a lot of money!

So now the question for you becomes, why are these MVNO's so much cheaper than the BIG 4 themselves? Well, if you've followed along you can see for starters they don't have any infrastructure to maintain. That is the responsibility of the BIG 4. Another reason is that when you sign up to get a new phone and contract with one of the BIG 4, they hide the cost of that new phone in your monthly bill (previously T-mobile was the only exception, but now all carriers are more transparent through their offerings of no contract cell phones with monthly "installment" plans). That "free phone" you think you are getting may actually cost the BIG 4 $250 to purchase, so that cost gets passed on to you over the course of your contract with them. Often they are charging you much more for the phone than they actually paid for it so it's cheaper for you to buy the phone from a website such as eBay or Amazon and to sign up with a prepaid provider.

The third reason why prepaid is cheaper, is that some carriers, like Sprint, don't share their roaming agreements with their MVNO's. What you might not know is that in areas where Sprint doesn't have it's own cell phone towers and coverage, Sprint pays Verizon and similar networks so that its customers can "roam" on the Verizon network. Since most MVNO's don't have roaming privelages, coverage with MVNO's generally isn't as good as it would be if you were a postpaid subscriber on a major wireless network.

If you are interested in finding out more about MVNOs and finding one that can help save you money, you may want to start by exploring this MVNO list or by using the BestMVNO wireless phone plan comparison tool.