Walmart Family Mobile, a T-Mobile MVNO operated by TracFone and sold exclusively by Walmart increased the amount of data included with three of its four plans earlier this week. Wave 7 Research's Jeffrey Moore shared the image above showing new plans in a promotional display at Walmart. The changed plans are also now listed on the Family Mobile website. Here's what has changed:
- The $24.88 plan, which used to be talk and text only, now gets unlimited data with the first 1 GB at high speed and the rest throttled to "2G" speeds.
- The $29.88 plan's data high speed data allowance has increased from 1 GB to 2 GB.
- The $49.88 plan got a high speed data increase from 10 GB to 13 GB. This plan also includes a $7 VUDU credit every month.
All plans include unlimited voice and messaging and off network voice and SMS roaming. Data roaming is not available. Walmart Family Mobile offers a $5 per line family discount for accounts with up to five lines.