China Mobile rivals cut contract prices on iPhone

Uncategorized | Monday January 6 2014 8:05 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

China Mobile rivals cut contract prices on iPhone

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Two of China’s mobile carriers have cut the cost of iPhone contracts as the country’s largest carrier adds the phone to its lineup.

Following years of negotiations, Apple and China Mobile finally announced an agreement last month to sell the two new iPhones starting January 17. With a subscriber base of 760 million subscribers, China Mobile is, by far, the nation’s biggest mobile carrier.

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Off-contract iPhone 5S, 5C come to Cricket

Uncategorized | Thursday October 24 2013 7:57 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , ,

Off-contract iPhone 5S, 5C come to Cricket

iPhone 5S vs. iPhone 5C

Cricket customers waiting for the iPhone 5S or iPhone 5C can stop twiddling their fingers and start reaching for their wallets.

The prepaid carrier announced on Friday that the 16GB versions of Apple ‘s latest crop of smartphones is on sale. Following the trendy new sales structure, Cricket offers two ways to pay. You can buy the iPhone 5S for $599.99 up front or for $25 down, making up the (more…)

AT&T’s Aio Wireless rounds on T-Mobile’s no-contract plans

Uncategorized | Thursday May 2 2013 9:29 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , ,

AT&Ts Aio Wireless rounds on T-Mobiles no-contract plans

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Well, this is interesting. AT&T launched a brand-new prepaid network on Thursday that goes head-to-head with T-Mobile’s new no-contract model.

Called Aio Wireless (pronounced AY-oh), the new wireless service provider leans on AT&T’s network and offers a range of prepaid devices, including Apple ‘s iPhone 5, which costs 649.99 full retail.

Other smartphones are decidedly more entry-level, (more…)

Friday Poll: Will a no-contract iPhone lure you to T-Mobile?

Uncategorized | Wednesday March 27 2013 1:44 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Friday Poll: Will a no-contract iPhone lure you to T-Mobile?

T-Mobile chief marketing officer Mike Sievert shows off the T-Mobile iPhone 5.

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The big cell carriers have had a pretty entrenched way of doing business for a long time. Offer a big phone discount, tie customers in for a two-year contract. T-Mobile made waves this past week by rolling out a no-contract approach to plans. On top of that news, the company announced it was bringing in the (more…)

How to use an AT&T iPhone on T-Mobile’s no-contract network

Uncategorized | Saturday March 23 2013 5:34 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , ,

How to use an AT&T iPhone on T-Mobiles no-contract network

Apple 's iPhone 5.

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T-Mobile has finally done away with contracts, offering single-line monthly plans with unlimited talk for as little as $50 per month.

The shakeup is good for everyone, but if you own an AT&T iPhone and are ready to switch carriers, T-Mo’s new bargain plans are looking you straight in the eye.

A $50 no-contract plan sounds too good to be true, but the company’s (more…)

Solavei offers unlimited, no-contract phone service for $49 per month

Uncategorized | Friday February 1 2013 5:58 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Solavei offers unlimited, no-contract phone service for $49 per month

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It costs me around $80 per month to operate my iPhone 4S, which will soon be out of contract.

When that joyous day comes, I will very likely ditch AT&T in favor of something like Solavei, one of a growing number of companies offering cheaper, no-contract mobile service.

Specifically, Solavei gives you unlimited voice, text, and 4G data for $49 per month. OK, there’s an asterisk next (more…)

Has AT&T Unlocked Your Off-Contract iPhone Yet?

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AT&T to Unlock Off-Contract iPhones From April 8th

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T-Mobile USA Lost 706,000 Contract Customers Last Quarter; Blames It on iPhone 4S Launch

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Apple selling unlocked, contract-free iPhone 4S

iPhone | Monday November 7 2011 4:52 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

Apple selling unlocked, contract-free iPhone 4S

The iPhone 4S is now available unlocked and contract-free.

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Apple )

iPhone 4S buyers looking for an unlocked version of the new phone can now grab one directly from Apple .

The company has just started selling an unlocked and contract-free version of its new phone. In a nutshell, that means you can use the iPhone 4S without shelling out money for the usual two-year carrier contract. You can then jump (more…)

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