MetroPCS now offering Samsung Galaxy S4

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The hottest phone of the summer is $549.99 and can be paired with rate plans as low as $40 per month.

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T-Mobile rumored to launch Phase II of UNcarrier strategy on June 23

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Word on the street is that T-Mobile will introduce the second phase of its UNcarrier program on June 23. Rumors suggest the carrier will introduce new rate plan options(s) for post-paid subscribers who wish to forgo the credit check. Reportedly, these plans will be very similar to the current ...

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger is complete

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS announced on Wednesday that the merger between the two carriers is now complete. A press announcement crossing the wires this morning confirms that the joint entity will operate under the name of T-Mobile with public trading conducted under T-Mobile US (TMUS). “The ...

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger set for May 1

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The T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger has been officially cleared and given the “go ahead” for a May 1 finalization. After MetroPCS stockholders approved the acquisition earlier in the week, T-Mobile’s parent company, Deutsche Telekom, reported that the consolidation will take ...

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MetroPCS now offering Huawei Premia 4G

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Huawei and MetroPCS have today announced the Huawei Premia 4G, a $150 Android 4.0 experience. While it might gets knocks for running an older version of Android, the price point and no-contract availability should be enough to sway new smartphone buyers. Hardware details include a 4.0-inch ...

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FCC approves T-Mobile and MetroPCS deal

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T-Mobile today announced that the FCC has officially given the go ahead on the proposed T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger. Initially announced in October 2012, the two carriers are hoping to join and offer shared spectrum portfolios, and roll out a better 4G LTE experience “We are pleased with the ...

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MetroPCS calls on $200 LG Spirit for latest smartphone

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MetroPCS today announced the carrier’s latest smartphone, the Android-powered LG Spirit, is now available. Among other details, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset features a 4.5-inch display, 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 5-megapixel camera (rear), front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera, ...

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MetroPCS adds Avid 4G to smartphone portfolio

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MetroPCS today announced another 4G LTE smartphone, the ZTE Avid 4G, an entry-level Android experience. Priced at $149, the handset runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and is immediately available in stores and online. Details for the Avid 4G include a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 5-megapixel ...

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MetroPCS adds $170 Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G to portfolio

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MetroPCS today added its latest Android handset, the Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G, to its growing roster of 4G LTE smartphones. Priced at $169.99, the phone features a 3.65-inch display, a 1GHz processor, a 3-megapixel camera and something called Android 2.3 Gingerbread. Yeah, it’s that kind ...

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MetroPCS adds Samsung Galaxy S III to portfolio

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MetroPCS today announced that they will be adding the Samsung Galaxy S III to its roster to this weekend, at select retail locations.  Arriving at all stores and online come Monday, the $499 handset will be available with any of the carrier’s 4G LTE plans, including the promotional $30 ...

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T-Mobile issues formal announcement of MetroPCS merger

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T-Mobile USA has just published an official announcement on their company blog which details the impending merger with MetroPCS.  As they put it, the combined entity will be the “leading value carrier in the U.S. which will deliver an enhanced customer experience through a wider selection ...

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WSJ: T-Mobile, MetroPCS agree on $1.5 billion deal

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS have approved the combination of the two entities in what’s known as a reverse merger. According to sources familiar with the companies and their plans, MetroPCS will acquire T-Mobile USA but will be still be called T-Mobile and run by its current CEO, John Legere.

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Deutsche Telekom confirms intent to merge with MetroPCS

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If approved, the deal would see a larger 4th place carrier in the United States.

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS rumored for merger

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS are being tied to rumors this week that suggest the two carriers will merge to create a larger, fourth place wireless provider.  T-Mobile currently serves around 33 million users while MetroPCS adds about 10 million to the pot.  In other words, the combined 42+ million ...

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MetroPCS adds ZTE Anthem 4G to Android roster

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MetroPCS has added yet another Android smartphone to its burgeoning roster, tapping the ZTE Anthem 4G for release over the coming weeks. As the first 4G LTE handset in the United States, the phone runs Android 2.3 Gingberbread (yikes) and features a dual-core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon process, ...

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