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|06-28-2012 03:02 AM|
Will do so shortly.
|06-27-2012 03:08 AM|
Your iphone must be from AT&T and unlock. I am not familiar with international iphone, you will have to check on radio frequency and make sure it's GSM. t-mobile currently do not offer iphone.
Coverage is via t-mobile native, which has smaller footprint since no roaming partners are allowed. Speed is ok for me, like dialup modem. Check mail is fine, since you can wait a few second for text download. Streaming like youtube will NOT be good. However, you can connect via wifi at home/work/starbucks for streaming.
This plan is great for people who text internationally a lot, and/or call internationally.
|06-27-2012 03:01 AM|
Two more quick questions
1. is this T-mobile or AT&T? Will check coverage in my area.
2. Is the internet speed decent on a smartphone?
I understand that it is not fast, but is it ok for somebody who uses internet for mail, occassional maps application and not video and not audio.
I checked on their website one more time - and they seem to boast 3G and 4G speeds...
|06-26-2012 06:17 PM|
You will need to unlock your iphone, and make sure it'll take SM's sim. International texting is free...
|06-25-2012 05:05 AM|
Looks like 10 international is not included into these 40 it's additional...
Free international SMS is nice but again looks like ST is better - speed and coverage wise. because SM is only TMo native coverage...
With these speed and coverage 30-35$ will be better value...
|06-25-2012 04:31 AM|
Can one send international SMS?
1. Is it possible to send international text messages using an iPhone with Simple Mobile plan?
|06-03-2012 05:07 PM|
|06-03-2012 05:04 PM|
|RodAr||Straight Talk is a better company|
|06-03-2012 04:57 PM|
Depends on your usage pattern. If you talk a lot, especially international then simple mobile a great plan. If you have smartphone, but only check emails, check few webpages, and talk a lot, then go with simple mobile. If you watch youtube and watch movie a lot but uses less than 2Gig of data per month then use straight talk. If you use more than 2gig of data, then t-mobile is the only game in town.
Note: Using greater than 2 gig of data monthly on straight talk, and you will get call from straight talk CS.
|06-03-2012 04:49 PM|
|06-03-2012 04:30 PM|
|strongnoodle||Is it good?|
|06-03-2012 02:48 PM|
BTW, you can also buy one of their long term plans on ST and save even more, I actually bought the 6 month one to start of with and so far it's pretty good.
|06-03-2012 02:29 PM|
|Graco||Why is this in hot deals section|
|06-03-2012 02:24 PM|
Simple Mobile uses the T-Mobile network, so it's as good as T-mobile in your area.
I've never had a problem with it or the speeds when using unlocked T-Mobile phones which use the right frequencies for the faster T-Mobile speeds.
Friends who need the Verizon network in their remote area went with PagePlus, but they had to have former Verizon phones.
|06-03-2012 02:22 PM|
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