T-Mobile doubles the reach of MetroPCS in less than three months
MetroPCS' unlimited 4G plans start as low as $40 and are available in the 15 new markets announced on Thursday, doubling the pre-paid carrier's presence to 30 areas. All of the markets will offer the BYOD program, allowing customers to bring their own GSM flavored Windows Phone or Android model. That plan also supports the AT&T and T-Mobile branded Apple iPhone and the Verizon and Sprint branded Apple iPhone 5.
The new markets announced today include Baltimore, MD; Birmingham, Ala.; Cleveland and Akron, Ohio; Corpus Christi, Texas; Fresno, Calif.;
Houston, Texas; Memphis, Tenn.; New Orleans, LA; Rio Grande Valley, Texas; San Antonio and Austin, Texas; San Diego, Calif.; Seattle and Tacoma, Wash.; Tallahassee, Fla.; Toledo and Sandusky, Ohio and Washington, DC.
MetroPCS' LTE service now reaches 157 million POPs in 116 million metro areas and phones available include the popular Samsung Galaxy S4, among others.