Cell Phone Plans
Data Maximizer-reduces video streams to DVD quality of about 480p so your data lasts longer. International texting available for $5 month, global calling available for $10/month.Mobile Hotspot: Yes
Music Unlimited, over 40 music streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music can be used without having it count against your high speed data cap. Data Maximizer-reduces video streams to DVD quality of about 480p so your data lasts longer. International texting available for $5 month, global calling for $10. Full service roaming while in Mexico for $5/month, includes calling and texting to and from Mexico as well as data usage. Full service roaming while in Canada for $5/month, includes calling and texting to and from Canada as well as data usage.Mobile Hotspot: Yes
Year Founded: 1994
Networks Used: T-Mobile
Support For BYOD: Yes
Sells Phones: Yes
All Taxes And Fees Included In Price? Yes
Contact InformationWebsite: https://www.metropcs.com/
Phone Number: 1-888-863-8768
2250 Lakeside Blvd
Richardson, TX 75082
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General Wireless INC changed its name to MetroPCS INC in 1999 2)Bloomberg and the company provided cellular service as a CDMA network.
In 2007 MetroPCS became a publicly traded company when it launched its IPO. 3)Reuters
In 2010 MetroPCS made history by becoming the first carrier in the USA to offer service on an LTE network with an LTE handset 4)Gigaom.
Shortly thereafter, in 2012, the company reached a deal with T-Mobile to merge to help T-Mobile better compete with other national providers. In 2015 MetroPCS’s legacy CDMA network was fully shutdown and replaced by T-Mobile’s LTE network. Today MetroPCS operates as a no contract prepaid MVNO that is still owned by T-Mobile.
MetroPCS cell phone plans can be purchased online through MetroPCS and are available from various brick and mortar retail stores. Network speeds are equivalent to T-Mobile’s.
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