Mint Mobile sells plans in 3, 6, or 12 month increments, with your chosen high-speed data allotment refilling at the end of each month.
Fromm March 15, of 2020 through April 14, 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic, Mint offered customers unlimited data in increments of 3GB.
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Policies & Perks:
- Carrier Networks Used: T-Mobile
- Carrier Relation: MVNO
- Plan Types Available: Phone
- Device Types Permitted: No specifically 'blocked' devices
- Device Purchase Required: No. Can purchase a device, or have them ship you a SIM.
- Mobile Hotspot Use: Yes
- Throttling: Throttled after high-speed data bucket is used
- Network Management: Always subject to, and on device data is prioritized over hotspot data
- International Roaming: International data is available but per-megabyte fees apply.
- Domestic Roaming: No
- Plan Period: 3 month, 6 month, 12 month
- Data Roll Over: No. Can purchase data top ups for $10/1GB or $20/3GB if you run out of data.
- Overage Charges: No
- Streaming: No special services packaged, all streams are at full speed.
- Unlimited: No
- Lines per account: 4
- Additional Fees: State taxes, a regulatory recovery fee, and shipping and handling are added after base plan costs.
- Cellular Carriers Add Extra Data in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic Posted on: March 24, 2020
- Possible Mobile Internet Impacts of COVID-19 As More Stay Home Posted on: March 13, 2020
- Mint Mobile Offers Free 8GB Data Plan for a Year Posted on: July 23, 2019
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