When you switch to Metro by T-Mobile, you can get a free 5G phone as well as an unlimited plan with 5G support for $25 per month for two years. Metro points out this is half the price of competitors Boost Mobile and Cricket Wireless for comparable plan.
T-Mobile has updated its coverage maps to show customers where they can access the faster Ultra Capacity 5G network on mid-band 2.5GHz spectrum. This network covers 165 million people and offers average download speeds of 350Mbps.
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Ookla's network performance report from the second quarter of 2021 finds that T-Mobile has the fastest overall network and fastest 5G performance. Ookla gathers data from users of the popular Speedtest app allowing it to gather information from all over the country on a wide range of devices.
AT&T is upgrading its top Unlimited Elite plan by getting rid of all data caps, increasing hotspot data, and increasing video streaming resolutions to 4K. This upgrade is available to both new and current customers and won't cost any more than the current plan.
AT&T will move its mobility network to Microsoft's Azure for Operators cloud platform, starting with its 5G core. This move should allow AT&T to operate its network more cost-efficiently to focus on meeting customers' evolving needs.
T-Mobiles 5G network has reached 300 million people covered six months ahead of its end of 2021 goal. T-Mobile also covers 150 million people with its faster Ultra Capacity 5G network which offers average speeds of 325Mbps with peaks up to 1Gbps.