Ultra Mobile is making a number of changes to its monthly plans effective tomorrow 3/25.
- The $19/month plan's voice minutes are increasing from 250 to 1000 and the data allowance is bumped up from 50 MB to 100 MB. Ultra Zero, which includes 1000 free minutes to 75+ countries is no longer included with this plan.
- The $29/month plan gets a data increase from 100 MB to 250 MB.
- The $49/month plan's included international call credit is reduced from $20 to $10/month.
- The $59 plan, which included 4 GB of high speed data, will not be available to new customers starting April 1.
- Calls to Bahrain, UK and Australian mobile numbers are no longer include included in Ultra Zero.
- International call rates have changed for a number of countries. Check Ultra.me for current rates.
- Ultra Zero has been re-branded as 1000 Free INTL Minutes.
- International Call Credit has been re-branded as Call Anywhere Credit.
For current Ultra customers:
- For $19 Plan customers, the plan changes will be effective with their next recharge date.
- $29 Plan users have been getting the increased data (250 MB instead of 100 MB) with plan renewals since Mar. 10
- $49 Plan customers get one more full month of the $20 International Call Credit. Renewals from 4/26 onward will get the reduced $10 international credit.
- $59 Plan customers are grandfathered and can stay on the plan as long as they don't change plans or have their service suspended for non-payment
|Price per Month||Voice Minutes||Free Int'l Minutes||Text (domestic & international)||MMS||Data||Int'l call credit||What's Changed?|
|$19||1000 1||None||Unlimited||Limited to available data||100 MB at 4G speeds 2||$1.254||Voice minutes increased from 250 to 1000. Data increased from 50 to 100 MB. Free Int'l minutes removed.|
|$29||Unlimited||1000||Unlimited||Limited to available data||250 MB at 4G speeds 2||2.50 4||Data increased from 100 to 250 MB|
|$39||Unlimited||1000||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited (500 MB at 4G speeds) 3||$5 4||No changes|
|$49||Unlimited||1000||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited (1 GB at 4G speeds) 3||$10 4||Int'l call credit cut from $20 to $10|
|$59||Unlimited||1000||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited (4 GB at 4G speeds) 4||$5 4||Plan discontinued|
2 Additional 4G data is available: 50 MB for $2.50, 250 MB - $5, 500 MB $10. Added data replaces any remaining data in the account and expires at the end of the current plan month
3 Throttled data speed is approximately 128 Kbps. Additional 4G data is available: 500 MB for $10. Added data replaces any remaining data in the account and expires at the end of the current plan month
4 Throttled data speed is approximately 256 Kbps. Additional 4G data is available: 250 MB for $5. Added data replaces any remaining data in the account and expires at the end of the current plan month.
All Ultra Mobile plans include international direct dialing, 4G data and unlimited global SMS. Also included is Call Me Free, a no extra charge service that provides local access numbers in 40 countries that non-US family members and friends can use to call Ultra customers for the price of a local call.
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