Tag Archive: Mexico


U.S. carriers offer free calls, texts and data after Hurricane Maria and Mexico City earthquake

Carriers are offering free calls, texts and data following Hurricane Maria and the latest Mexican earthquake.

As Hurricane Maria continues to make its way along the East Coast of the United States (after already destroying numerous Carribean islands), AT&T and T-Mobile have announced they will be waiving fees for calls and text messages sent to affected areas, as well as offering unlimited calls, texts and data to customers inside the affected regions. We have not heard if Verizon or  [Read More…]

AT&T announces you’ll now be able to use your service in Mexico and Canada

Travelers rejoice! AT&T is joining the growing trend of carriers letting you use your service across the border. Starting on Friday, May 20 those of you who have Mobile Share Value plans with 15 GB of data and above will be able to use your unlimited calling, texting and plan data in Mexico. The good

BlackBerry Priv begins sales in Mexico on Amazon

The reach of the BlackBerry Priv smartphone continues to expand. The latest country to offer sales of the Android-based phone is Mexico.

BlackBerry stated that the Priv is now available on Mexico’s Amazon site. The listing for the phone shows the price for the unlocked version is $ 15,863.95 Pesos, or about $ 913. BlackBerry says that Mexico’s residents can use a 12-month payment plan to buy the Priv from Amazon.

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Boost Mobile introduces new family plan, international calling to Mexico and more

Prepaid carrier Boost Mobile has announced new plans, offers, and options for both new and old customers. These include a new family plan system, enhancements to international calling, and up to $ 5 in credit every month with a new rewards plan.

Boost Mobile has introduced a new family plan, offering unlimited talk and text, with a choice between 1.5GB and 5GB per month. Starting with two lines, customers can get either data allotment for $  [Read More…]

AT&T adds free roaming in Mexico on its Mobile Share Value plan

AT&T has announced that customers on its Mobile Share Value plans will be able to take advantage of free roaming while in Mexico starting November 13. To make things a bit sweeter, AT&T will be including 1GB of data to use in Mexico at no additional cost, and each gig beyond that will cost $ 20 each.

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Moto G Turbo Edition unveiled in Mexico with FHD display, Snapdragon 615 SoC

Motorola has launched an upgraded variant of the Moto G 2015, dubbed the Moto G Turbo Edition, in Mexico. The handset is set to go on sale in the country starting next week for the equivalent of $ 283.

US carriers offer free calls to Mexico in wake of Hurricane Patricia

To help out with relief efforts in Mexico, major US carriers are connecting friends and family who may have been affected by Hurricane Patricia. The wireless networks will enable customers to send texts and place calls from the US to Mexico without charge until specified dates.

Select AT&T GoPhone customers will be able to use their data in Mexico and Canada at no extra charge

AT&T has announced that it will make it easier for GoPhone customers to travel in North America, allowing customers on the $ 60 GoPhone plan to use that data anywhere in the US, Mexico, or Canada. This arrangement lets customers on the $ 60 plan use their 4GB of 4G LTE data all over North America.

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Sprint’s Open World add-on makes it more affordable to travel to Mexico, Canada, and Latin America

Sprint has announced a new free add-on, called “Open World,” that brings a number of cool additions for frequent international callers and travelers. In all, the add-on offers free calls and texts to Canada and Mexico, along with rates starting at five cents for Latin American countries.

Cricket Wireless adds unlimited texting and calling from Canada, Mexico

Cricket Wireless on Friday announced it has enhanced the international calling and messaging plan for subscribers. Beginning in August, customers will be able to make unlimited calls and send SMS messages when traveling to Canada or Mexico. Cricket subscribers can currently make calls to those two countries, however this opens up the door for calling back home.

The new “roundtrip” feature will be offered for Smart ($ 50 per month) and Pro ($ 60 per month) plans at no additional cost. The feature  [Read More…]