Understanding New Cellphone Data Plans


“...Other carriers are likely to move to similar pricing buckets as smartphones become more dominant in the market. Carriers offering faster 3G and now 4G connections need to be able to fulfill that data promise to subscribers, but the expense of building the network makes it improbable to continue offering low-priced all-you-can-eat plans, says Manish Rathi, a co-founder of Retrevo.com, which offers user manuals and consumer reviews. “We're at the point where, most people’s next phone is going to be a smartphone if they don’t have one already,” he says. “AT&T is responding to a wider trend, although they’ve seen more [data consumption] with iPhone usage.” Click Here to read more.