About T-Mobile US:
T-Mobile is the 4th-largest wireless provider in the United States and is headquartered in Washington. It has over 33 million customers and generates over $21 billion a year.
T-Mobile Jet 2.0 is a 4G laptop stick modem allowing you to get high-speed Internet access anywhere within T-Mobile’s 4G network. It will automatically detect and connect to the fastest network or connection that is available. It is compatible with most laptop computers running Windows 7, XP, Vista or Mac OSX. It has a Micro SD card slot for additional storage and costs $124.99 but is free on a two-year contract.
The T-Mobile Rocket 4G stick is able to download at up to 21mbps and is also 4G compatible. It has a Micro SD card and is expandable up to 32GB. It is also Mac and Windows compatible and costs $59.99. It is only available on their prepaid service.
Their T-Mobile Rocket 3.0 4G Laptop Stick is a fully compatible 4G modem and can download and upload extremely large files at very high speeds. It has a download speed of up to 42mbps. These speeds are possible anywhere within T-Mobiles HSPA+ 4G network. This stick also has a Micro SD card slot plus connection management software to handle either your 3G, 4G or Wi-Fi connection. It also has exceptional international roaming capabilities. It has changeable covers that come in black, purple and blue to match the color of your laptop and costs $79.99 on a two-year contract.
Their Classic – Overage-Free Plus plan costs $39.99 per month and is a two-year contract. It allows you up to 2GB of monthly downloads with no overuse charges. However, after 2GB your data speed may be reduced. It also includes unlimited Wi-Fi at T-Mobile hotspots around the country.
The Classic – Overage-Free Premium plan includes 5GB of data and unlimited Wi-Fi access at T-Mobile hotspots as well. It also features no overuse charges, but again, after 5GB your data speeds may be reduced. This is also a two-year contract and costs $49.99 per month.
The Classic – Overage-Free Ultra plan costs $79.99 and is a two-year contract. It includes 10GB of data monthly, and also features no overuse charges. Like the others, it will also slow down your connection after the 10GB have been used. It features unlimited Wi-Fi at the T-Mobile hotspots.
T-Mobile offers a ‘WeekPass’ for $10 which gives you 100MB of data but it expires after one week. There is also a ‘MonthPass’ which costs $50 and lasts for 30 days. This gives you 1GB of data. There is another ‘MonthPass’ available for $50 which also lasts for 30 days, but gives you 3GB of data.
You can activate your prepaid mobile broadband stick by following these simple steps:
1. Insert the Prepaid SIM into your modem
2. Connect your laptop to the T-Mobile Broadband Network
3. Activate it on the T-Mobile.com website
4. Register it on My T-Mobile.com
5. Purchase a pass