Which Carrier’s Smart Phone and Mobile Broadband Plans Are Cheapest?
Like Sprint and several other smaller carriers, Virgin Mobile bundles lots of features into various unlimited packages. For mobile broadband, the carrier offers one of the most generous packages: $40 each month gets you unlimited mobile broadband access. With smart phones, data is included in all three voice packages, so you’re really only paying for extra minutes.
Smart Phone Data: Unlimited data for all plans (300 minutes/$25; 1200/$40; Unlimited minutes/$60 monthly)
Mobile Broadband: 100MB/$10 for 10 days; Unlimited/$40 monthly
Top Phone: BlackBerry Curve 8530 ($249)