T-Mobile prepaid options still not as good as Metro

T-Mobile launched eSIM support for the new iPhones and these are the plans that everyone has to deal with now. Something about them doesn’t make sense.

Getting less from the iPhone XS? | #PNWeekly 325

Also on our show, Qualcomm is batting up at Apple while hoping to get back together with it and the executive crises at Facebook.

MetroPCS becomes Metro by T-Mobile with Amazon Prime and Google One included

New unlimited data plans also come with Google’s cloud storage and, if you really want to stretch your dollar, an Amazon Prime subscription.

Carriers finalize iPhone Xs pricing, credit and availability

And when will these networks also have the cellular-enabled Apple Watch Series 4? We have a list and we’re keeping track of deals popping up.

MetroPCS snatches up sub-$200 Alcatel 7, but it’s free for select customers

You’ll have to be switching from another network to get it for free and the Alcatel 7 looks to be something that may punch above its original value.

MetroPCS deals pushing iPhone SE, BYOD hard for school season

If you don’t have much to spare on a new phone this school year, MetroPCS has ways of getting you into its doors.

LG Stylo 4 lands at Cricket Wireless with 3GB RAM for $230

Essentially identical to the international Q Stylus, the LG Stylo 4 appears to be packing more memory on Cricket than MetroPCS at a higher price point.

MetroPCS expected to launch mid-range LG Stylo 4 with ‘FullVision’ screen next week

A US-only version of the recently unveiled international LG Q Stylus is apparently coming to MetroPCS soon with LG Stylo 4 branding.

How to SIM unlock the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

If you’re willing to call your service provider and hassle them for your unlock code, it could even be free. Check out the step-by-step instructions below for the best ways to get your Samsung Galaxy S9 SIM unlock code.

Apple v. Samsung ends, the HTC U12+ begins | #PNWeekly 306

Nearly seven years later, we may finally have reached the end of this argument between two bickering tech giants. That and a really big phone this week on our show!

T-Mobile website features a plug-and-play hack that could expose customers’ details

All hackers had to do is find the site on a search engine, input a customer’s phone number and reap the data. A similar sort of bug was found last fall and back in 2015 at this company.

Boost Mobile founder wants to take it back from Sprint and T-Mobile

He sees the merger as a crisis and an opportunity to protect the prepaid wireless market from data price gouging and reduction of choice.

LG G7 ThinQ, Xiaomi IPO, Sprint and T-Mobile (again, again) | #PNWeekly 303

This week, we’re talking about a new flagship phone from LG, Xiaomi’s bright future, and the uphill for Sprint and T-Mobile.

Low income earners watching Sprint/T-Mobile merger with concern

MetroPCS, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile would come under the T-Mobile ownership umbrella and would have a combined 54 percent of the prepaid market.

Port in your number to MetroPCS, and you can get two free months of unlimited service

Technically, you have to pay for your first two months of unlimited MetroPCS service before receiving $100 back, but free money is always a good deal.

There’s a new BOGO at T-Mobile, while MetroPCS takes $150 off any phone for switchers

Every season is gift-giving season at T-Mobile and MetroPCS, including tax season, during which you can get a number of free or at least heavily discounted smartphones.

MetroPCS promos 4 lines of unlimited data for $100 a month

But you’ll have to bring over a number from another carrier in order to take advantage of the deal and a free Android phone, too.

MetroPCS debuts $59 LG Aristo 2 with facial recognition and 2GB RAM

The LG Aristo 2 looks a lot like its predecessor, launching at MetroPCS for a starting price of $59 with Android Nougat, a user-removable battery, and facial recognition.

T-Mobile and MetroPCS destroy the competition in J.D. Power satisfaction ratings

Customer satisfaction is at an all-time high for both T-Mobile and flagship prepaid sub-brand MetroPCS, according to the latest J.D. Power research.

T-Mobile has BOGO deals on iPhone 8 and high-end Androids, MetroPCS offers free Amazon Prime

Starting tomorrow, you’ll be able to buy an iPhone 8 or one of many flagship Androids from T-Mobile, and receive a second unit free of charge.

Boost Mobile racks up 5 lines for $100 a month, throws in free Androids

And customers have a choice of three Android devices per line they can pick up for free. It’s fisticuffs with MetroPCS for the holidays.

MetroPCS sets a new standard for unlimited family affordability, free phones thrown in for switchers

Four unlimited lines of MetroPCS prepaid service are only $100 a month in total right now, with a bunch of free phones up for grabs for switchers.

T-Mobile 3Q17 earnings continue a great streak, hint at weakness

No talking about that yellow carrier and a merger, just focus on the company. Lots of positive, but there’s some of the creepy negative.

Boost Mobile includes taxes and fees in plan prices

The Sprint prepaid carrier is pulling a T-Mobile… or, to be more correct, a MetroPCS. Yep, way more correct. And there’s free money to be had.

Boost Mobile fights back at MetroPCS with sweet add a line unlimited deal of its own

Boost Mobile’s “Unlimited Gigs” are still $50 a month for a single user, but the second, third, fourth and fifth service line only cost $25 each.