Google rebrands Project Fi, offers deals on all phones (Pixel 3 included)
Project Fi, Google's own MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator), has been rebranded and now has a new name, as well as a redesigned website. As of today, the MVNO - currently operating only in the
Regardless of what phone you want to buy from Google Fi, you can receive free travel gift cards matching its price (up to $999). These gift cards are redeemable at Airbnb, Hotels.com, Delta Air Lines, and Southwest Airlines, so they can be used to purchase accommodation and/or plane tickets. Both new and existing Google Fi customers can take advantage of this deal. However, the offer is available only today, November 28, 2018, and will end at 11:59 PM Pacific Time (in 15 hours from the time we're writing this article).
For new customers only, Google is offering an extra $200 in Fi credit with each phone purchase. This deal also expires today at 11:59 PM Pacific Time.
At the moment, most of the handsets sold on Google Fi (minus the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL) are cheaper than usual:
- Google Pixel 2 XL: $499 instead of $849
- LG V35 ThinQ: $699 instead of $899
- LG G7 ThinQ: $549 instead of $749
- Moto G6: $199 instead of $249
- Moto X4: $249 instead of $399
Google Fi uses both Wi-Fi and cellular networks (in partnership with T-Mobile, Sprint, and US Cellular) for its services. You can currently get unlimited calls, texts, and data for $80 per month - this includes high-speed data coverage in 170+ countries around the world.