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Website for T-Mobile's new pre-paid service, GoSmart Mobile, now live

0. phoneArena posted on 07 Dec 2012, 15:19

T-Mobile has confirmed that it is testing a new pre-paid service which will be called GoSmart Mobile and the web site for the service is now live showing pricing as low as $30 for unlimited talk and text; the only phone on the site is the Alcatell OT 838...

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posted on 07 Dec 2012, 15:24 2

1. Captain_Doug (Posts: 1035; Member since: 10 Feb 2012)

$30 for unlimited talk and text is actually the best I have ever seen. Lets hope this works out.

posted on 07 Dec 2012, 15:55 4

2. android-lover (Posts: 3; Member since: 07 Nov 2012)

t-mobile monthly 4g is a much better deal. $30 for 5 gigs of 4g plus unlimited messages and 100 minutes

posted on 07 Dec 2012, 17:05

3. techguy22 (Posts: 227; Member since: 09 Aug 2012)

Thats pretty good. im on simple mobile using my S3. i keep getting edge and i paid 40 bucks every months gonna switch to this next month

posted on 07 Dec 2012, 17:37

4. Droiddoes (unregistered)

LOL...pre paid...

posted on 08 Dec 2012, 09:34 1

7. housry23 (Posts: 132; Member since: 03 Jun 2012)

Why do you LOL prepaid? I used to pay Sprint $120 a month for horrid speed and spotty coverage but it was unlimited. I then switched to Verizon where I paid $104 a month for great speed(LTE) and great coverage except for in my house and was satisfied with everything but the price. Now I am on Straight Talk Bring Your Own Device plan and pay $49 after taxes for great coverage(at&t sim) and decent speeds. I bought a Nexus 4 at $380 after taxes. A while back I did the math between what I paid at VZW and the difference it would make using ST and paying full price for a phone against paying a subsidized price and the contract price. The difference was HUGE! Something like 1600 if I upgraded phones every 2 years and $900 if I upgraded every year.

To me it's a no brainer. No contract, unlimited minutes, unlimited textand unlimited data for $45 a month. All I have to do is buy a phone at full price.

posted on 09 Dec 2012, 07:47

9. JunitoNH (Posts: 1934; Member since: 15 Feb 2012)

Just curious, why the Lol at prepaid? Do you believe post paid accounts offers a better value? Because as of today, I have both, post and prepaid accounts, and I don't see any value in retaining Verizon account.

posted on 08 Dec 2012, 01:59

5. TheMan (Posts: 493; Member since: 21 Sep 2012)

T-Mobile's clearly getting ready for MetroPCS coming on board and is likely doing this early to keep the defection rate to a minimum.

posted on 08 Dec 2012, 05:55

6. davidtb (Posts: 23; Member since: 03 Aug 2012)

I'm getting an N4 soon, so I won't need 4G, but in the 518 area code T-mobile looks a little spotty, and I could find no 4G around. I hope it improves, we need more competition.

posted on 09 Dec 2012, 07:44

8. JunitoNH (Posts: 1934; Member since: 15 Feb 2012)

Thank you anyway!!!! Is always good to have an inside source, you know to get a jump on things.

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