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T-Mobile is including a brand new plan to its lineup, this time designed for its most demanding information customers. Called Magenta Max, the brand new plan will substitute the prevailing Magenta Plus providing and grow to be accessible beginning on Feb. 24. The new Max providing notably options no smartphone information throttling no matter how a lot 4G or 5G information you employ in a month. Mobile hotspot information, nevertheless, shall be slowed to “3G speeds” when you exceed 40GB in a month. The Magenta Plus plan beforehand restricted high-speed cellular hotspot information to 20GB in a month. 

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T-Mobile says the brand new plan will launch at a “restricted time” worth of $47 per line monthly for 3 traces with automated funds, a $10 low cost from its regular $57-per-line-per-month price. A single line is $85 monthly with autopay, with all plans together with taxes and costs within the pricing. Other options for Max embody a subscription to Netflix’s Standard plan (usually $14 monthly), which permits for HD streaming when you’ve got two or extra traces, whereas a subscription to Netflix’s non-HD Basic plan ($9 monthly) shall be included for single Max traces. Those with the brand new plan could have entry to limitless GoGo in-flight Wi-Fi and texting and be capable to make the most of the identical sooner worldwide information speeds that have been supplied on Magenta Plus when touring overseas (although speeds are nonetheless capped at 256kbps). You additionally will be capable to stream in your telephone in 4K UHD (versus HD), as long as you have got the right content material and a telephone with a high-resolution show. While it’s changing the Magenta Plus choice, T-Mobile Chief Marketing Officer Matt Staneff tells CNET that the corporate will not mechanically swap these with Plus onto the brand new Max plan. “They’ll have to decide on to get it,” he says, “and that is been a long-standing coverage of ours […] we do not change your plan, solely you may change your plan.”To try to lure prospects from Verizon and AT&T the service shall be providing a “zero value to modify” promotion that can enable those that are financing a telephone to modify to T-Mobile and have it cowl as much as $650 per line off of the remaining installment plan whereas letting you retain the telephone. Like the discounted price the switcher provide is a “restricted time” deal, however Staneff would not disclose how lengthy the time interval would final, saying solely that it will likely be round “till we modify it going ahead.” Beyond the Max change, these with T-Mobile’s most important Magenta plan may even see some enhancements with no need to regulate their plan, together with having as much as 100GB of high-speed month-to-month information on their telephone and 5GB of high-speed cellular hotspot information monthly. See additionally: Best T-Mobile telephones of 2021

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