Scam calls can be hard to detect with many of them calling you from a number that looks familiar or even spoofing a known number. STIR/SHAKEN is a method of signing a caller ID to make sure it came from the proper origin. Calls from the T-Mobile network are 100% STIR/SHAKEN compliant.
In the 85 tested markets, AT&T has the fastest 5G download speeds on the RootMetrics June 5G scorecard. T-Mobile has the best availability while Verizon continues to make up ground in speed and availability.
Ultra Mobile and Cricket Mobile are two MVNOs on the T-Mobile and AT&T networks that offer inexpensive cell phone plans. The right one for you depends on whether you prefer multi-month or multi-line savings.
Ultra Mobile not only offers prepaid cell phone plans on the T-Mobile network, but it also has a pay-as-you-go option for anyone who needs more flexibility and doesn't want to spend more than necessary.
Mint Mobile officially supports 5G on its network on all plans. Making the most of T-Mobile's 5G network, Mint Mobile customers will be able to access the low-band, mid-band, and millimeter-wave 5G connection if they have a phone that supports it.
Tello and Ultra Mobile use T-Mobile's network to offer some of the most inexpensive cell phone plans. Whether you're looking to build your own plan or save some money buying in bulk, you're guaranteed to find the right plan with one of these MVNOs.
If you have AT&T's Unlimited Elite plan or a shared data plan with HD video support, you may still be limited to 480p without even knowing it. Stream Saver is a feature enabled by default that limits your speed when watching video streaming content.
Mint Mobile has a great set of plans for saving money on data over several months by having the customer purchase large chunks of data upfront. Verizon Prepaid gives customers up to $10 off per month after having an active account for nine months.