Thursday, 2 July 2009

TracFone unveils flat-rate calling plan – USA

Low-cost pre-paid MVNO TracFone Wireless has introduced a new flat-rate calling plan, costing USD 45 a month.

The plan, dubbed StraightTalk, will operate on a pre-pay basis and it will give subscribers unlimited calls, texts and 30MB of mobile data for USD 45 a month. A cheaper plan in the same vein as the USD 45 a month tariff exists, giving customers 1,000 minutes, 1,000 texts and 30 MB of mobile data for USD 30 a month.

The StraightTalk plan, which uses the Verizon Wireless network, will be offered at selected Wal-Mart retail stores with three handsets available: the Motorola RAZR V3, Motorola W385 and the LG 200CM.