List of United States mobile virtual network operators

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Mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) in the United States lease wireless telephone and data service from major carriers such as AT&T Mobility, Sprint Corporation, T-Mobile US, and Verizon Wireless for resale.

Voice and data service operators[edit]

These providers offer services to individuals for personal use. Providers offering services to businesses are listed in a later section.

Company Host network Wireless technology[1] Website BYOD [2] Notes Price of Unlimited Data
420 Wireless AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900,
LTE bands 17/4
420wireless.com Yes Donates a portion of the proceeds to legalize marijuana in the US $56.95 for Unlimited Everything with only 500 mb of 4G service but with Unlimited 3G [3]
Affinity Cellular Verizon CDMA affinitycellular.com No Markets exclusively to members of the American Automobile Association. No unlimited data plan offered
AirVoice Wireless AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
airvoicewireless.com Yes No unlimited data plan offered, plans for 30 day period. $30 for 500 MB, $40 for 1 GB, $50 for 2 GB, and $60 for 3 GB of data.
Black Wireless AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
blackwireless.com Yes Owned by Locus Telecom. Geared toward Family plans $60 a month for 2 gigabytes of 4G data and then unlimited 3G data. This package comes with unlimited talk and text.[4]
Boost Mobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
boostmobile.com No Subsidiary of Sprint Corporation.
Brightspot T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
brightspotmobile.com Yes Subsidiary of Target Corporation.
BYO Wireless Verizon CDMA,
GSM
byowireless.com CDMA only (no SIM cards)
campusSIMs T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
campussims.com Yes Markets to international students studying in the United States.
Cellular Abroad AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
cellularabroad.com Yes Markets to international travelers in the U.S.
Cellular Abroad T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
cellularabroad.com Yes Markets to international travelers in the U.S.
Chit Chat Mobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
chitchatmobile.com Yes Heavily focused in San Antonio/Texas. Allows activation of most Sprint devices.
Consumer Cellular AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900,
LTE bands 17/4
consumercellular.com Yes Marketed to seniors. Only AT&T MVNO that allows both LTE and voice, text, and data roaming.
Credo Mobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
credomobile.com Yes Donates 1% of customer charges to nonprofit and activism groups. A division of Working Assets.
Cricket Wireless AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900,
LTE
cricketwireless.com Yes Subsidiary of AT&T.[5]
Defense Mobile AT&T
Sprint
Verizon
GSM
CDMA
LTE
defensemobile.com Yes Built exclusively for veterans, military service members and their families. No-contract, Gives 10% back to Vets, 100% Veteran-staffed Member Care. Offers the same coverage as the major carriers for a much lower cost. Recently fully launched April, 2015. [6]
EcoMobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
ecomobile.com Limited Allows activation of Sprint devices.
envie mobile Verizon CDMA envie mobile CDMA only (no SIM cards)
Español Mobile Sprint CDMA, LTE,
WiMAX
espanolmobile.com Yes Operational as of November 2014. Contract-Free 4G LTE Wireless with plans from $4.99 per month. Monthly as well as Customizable Plans via "Recharge" & "Pay As You Go" are available. BYOD or get a device from espanolmobile.com Owned and operated by Pix Wireless. $30 a month for Unlimited Talk & Text + 500MB 4G LTE data or $45 a month for Unlimited Talk & Text + 2GB 4G LTE Data.
Expo Mobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
expomobile.com Limited Allows activation of CDMA, WIMAX and LTE Sprint devices. Free Direct international calling.
FamilyTalk Wireless Sprint CDMA,
LTE
familytalkwireless.com Yes
FamilyTalk Wireless Verizon CDMA familytalkwireless.com CDMA only (no SIM cards)
FamilyTalk Wireless AT&T GSM,
LTE
familytalkwireless.com Yes
Flash Wireless Sprint CDMA,
LTE
flashwireless.com Yes This is Sprint's generic bandwidth; Sprint in all but name, billed at discounts in the name of Flash Wireless (s), with proceeds apportioned towards the charity of Will-Play-for-Food.
Flash Wireless Verizon CDMA flashwireless.com CDMA only (no SIM cards) This is Verizon's generic bandwidth; Verizon in all but name, billed at discounts in the name of Flash Wireless, with proceeds apportioned towards the charity of Will-Play-for-Food.
FMP Communications Sprint CDMA fmpcommunications.com Yes Operational as of November 2014. Wireless Division of FMP Communications bearing the same name as parent company. Owned by FMP Communications Inc.
FreedomPop Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE bands 25 (FDD), 26 (FDD), 41 (TDD)
freedompop.com Limited[7] Voice calls and text message over data connection. Runs on WiMax, Sprint 3g, 4g and LTE [8]
GIV Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
givmobile.com Yes Donates 8% of a customer's bill to a chosen charity.
good2GO Mobile AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
good2gomobile.com Yes
good2GO Mobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
good2gomobile.com Limited Allows activation of most Sprint devices.
GoSmart Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
gosmartmobile.com Yes Owned by T-Mobile US.
GreatCall Verizon CDMA 1900 greatcall.com No Formerly Jitterbug. Still sells Jitterbug model. Marketed to seniors. Data plans are offered for the Touch model.
H2O Wireless AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
h2owirelessnow.com Yes Owned by Locus Telecom. All plans have 4G LTE access. Offers 30day/90day/1year Pay-as-you-go plans
i-wireless Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
krogeriwireless.com Limited[9] Owned by Kroger.
Jaguar Mobile Sprint CDMA jaguarmobile.com Limited
Jolt Mobile AT&T
T-Mobile
GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
joltmobile.com Yes Affordable Flex & PayGo plans use T-Mobile, Unlimited Monthly plans use AT&T
Kajeet Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
kajeet.com Limited Service targeted for children. Allows activation of some Sprint devices.
KDDI Mobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
kddimobile.com No Markets to Japanese community.
KDDI Mobile SIM card plan AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
kddimobile.com Yes Co-branded H2O Wireless SIM
Liberty Wireless T-Mobile GSM, UMTS, LTE libertywireless.com Yes
LycaMobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
lycamobile.us Yes Owned by LycaMobile. No roaming access, service restricted to T-Mobile's network.
Madstar Mobile Sprint CDMA, LTE MadstarMobile.com Yes Tethering is allowed[10]
MetroPCS T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900,
LTE band 4
metropcs.com Yes Owned by T-Mobile US. $60 for unlimited talk, text, & 4G LTE data.
Mobal T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
mobal.com Yes International SIM targeted at travelers provides coverage in US as well. No unlimited data plans.
NET10 Wireless T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900,
LTE
(Nano Sims)
net10wireless.com Limited[11] Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil.
NET10 Wireless AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900,
LTE bands 17/4
net10wireless.com Limited Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil. BYOP is available at net10byop.com.
NET10 Wireless Verizon CDMA net10wireless.com CDMA only (no SIM cards) Allows activation of 3G Verizon devices.
NET10 Wireless Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
net10wireless.com No
NetZero Sprint CDMA, LTE netzero.net Yes Service began in December 2013[12]
NTT DoCoMo USA T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
docomousawireless.com No Subsidiary of NTT DoCoMo, web site in Japanese only
Page Plus Cellular Verizon CDMA,
LTE band 13/4
pagepluscellular.com Yes[13] Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil. Allows activations of all Verizon phones. 3G and 4G LTE is offered at the same prices.[14]
Pix Wireless Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
pixwireless.com Yes 4g LTE. Allows activation of Sprint, Boost Mobile, & Virgin Mobile devices. BYOD Featuring $27 for monthly Unlimited Talk, Text, and 250MB 4G LTE Data.
Project Fi Sprint and T-Mobile CDMA and GSM fi.google.com Limited (only Google Nexus 6 by Motorola at beginning) A project by Google, will connect to and move between Wi-Fi, Sprint and T-Mobile network whichever is the best seamlessly. No unlimited data plan offered
Proven Wireless Sprint CDMA provenwireless.com Yes
Proven Wireless Verizon CDMA provenwireless.com CDMA only (LTE SIM cards)
Proven Wireless T-Mobile GSM provenwireless.com Yes
PTel Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
ptel.com Yes Owned by PlatinumTel Communications. No roaming access, service restricted to T-Mobile's network.
Pure TalkUSA AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
puretalkusa.com Yes As of Dec. 2014, they no longer allow rollover of unused data.
Puppy Wireless Verizon CDMA mypuppywireless.com 3G and 4G LTE (Verizon) Owned and Operated by Kitty Wireless, Incorporated [15] $39.95 Unlimited Talk and Text, 1GB data, $55.00 Unlimited Talk and Text, 3GB data.
Ready Mobile Verizon CDMA readymobile.com No Owned by MVNA, Ready Wireless
Ready SIM T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
readysim.com Yes Marketed to travelers. SIM card shipped worldwide. Operated by Roam Mobility.
Red Pocket Mobile AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
goredpocket.com Yes
Red Pocket Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
LTE 1700
goredpocket.com Yes Red Pocket also offer data only plans with LTE using T-Mobile network. In contrast, unlike T-Mobile they allow phones on data only plans too. Moreover, they offer $5 per month for ½ GB data as lowest tier so users would not have to over bought data they do not use. With Google Hangouts dialer free talk and text to telephone numbers within Canada and United States and only use data plus Wi-Fi is readily available at home and work. If one also have access to Cable WiFi network, $5 per month smart phone plan can be a reality per posts in HowardForums.
Red Pocket Mobile Sprint CDMA,
LTE band 25
goredpocket.com Limited
Red Pocket Mobile Verizon CDMA goredpocket.com CDMA only (no SIM cards)
Republic Wireless Sprint CDMA republicwireless.com No A division of Bandwidth.com, Inc. Primarily uses VoIP over Wi-Fi. Cellular network on Sprint and roaming partners, including but not limited to Verizon.
Ring Plus, Inc Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
ringplus.net Yes Free [16] and News, Live cloud voice translator, Roaming, WiFi calling enabled, BYOD.[17]
Roam Mobility T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
roammobility.com Yes Sold in Canada only. Marketed to travelers to the U.S.
ROK Mobile Sprint / T-Mobile GSM, CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE bands 25, 26, 41
www.rokmobile.com Yes Allows activation of AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint phones. Only unlimited talk, text, music and data (up to 5 GB LTE, thereafter unlimited 3G) plan available. $49.99 per month with second month free or $399.99 per year for unlimited talk, text, music and data with first 5 GB data LTE then throttle to 3G
Scratch Wireless Sprint CDMA scratchwireless.com No Free messaging and VoIP calling.
Selectel Wireless Verizon CDMA selectelwireless.com CDMA only (no SIM cards) Activates Verizon 3G devices (excluding BlackBerry). Coverage includes Verizon and its roaming partners.
SIM Shalom Mobile AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
simshalom.co.il Yes Markets to Israelis traveling to the U.S.
Simple Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900,
HSPA+ 1700
mysimplemobile.com Yes Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil.
SkyView Wireless AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
skyvw.com Yes
Smart Voyager Globe Telecom GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
smartvoyager.co.uk Yes International roaming SIM for travellers and the maritime industry (calls to Inmarsat from only 0.19 USD/min). Headquarters in the United Kingdom.
Solavei T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
solavei.com Yes
Speed Talk Mobile Verizon / T-Mobile CDMA / GSM 850/1900,
4G LTE UMTS 1700/1900
speedtalkmobile.com Yes Owned by Speed Talk Mobile CEO, AK, and President Bobby J. Smith.
Straight Talk T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900,
LTE
(Nano Sims)
straighttalk.com Yes Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil. Venture with Walmart. Phones using T-Mobile's network are labeled "GSM-T" on the packaging. Voice calls and SMS texts allowed while roaming.
Straight Talk AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900,
LTE bands 17/4
straighttalk.com Yes Phones using AT&T's network are labeled "GSM-A" on the packaging. Voice calls and SMS texts allowed while roaming.
Straight Talk Verizon CDMA, LTE straighttalk.com Yes Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil. Phones using Verizon's network are labeled "CDMA-V" on the packaging. Now offers LTE SIM cards for Verizon cell phones.
Straight Talk Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
straighttalk.com Yes Phones using Sprint's network are labeled "CDMA-S" on the packaging.
Telcel América T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
telcelamerica.com Yes Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil. Marketed to Hispanic consumers.
Telcel América Verizon CDMA,
850/1900MHZ
telcelamerica.com No Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil. Marketed to Hispanic consumers.
Telcel América Sprint CDMA,
850/1900MHZ
telcelamerica.com No Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil. Marketed to Hispanic consumers.
Telcel América AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
telcelamerica.com No Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil. Marketed to Hispanic consumers.
Tempo Telecom Sprint CDMA,
LTE band 25
mytempo.com No
TextNow Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25,26,41
textnow.com Limited Uses hybrid of VoIP and CDMA voice service. It uses VoIP when it detects the data connection is good enough for VoIP and fall back to 2G voice otherwise.[18] Supports bringing your own Sprint device [19] From Enflick also run Touch Mobile which is only available through retail stores instead of online. 4G/LTE speeds for your normal monthly quota and unlimited 2G data thereafter [20]
Ting Sprint / T-Mobile GSM, CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE bands 25, 26, 41[21]
ting.com Limited
(GSM SIM Card Beta)
Allows activation of Sprint and unlocked phones.[22] Activating unlocked phones is currently in beta. Voice-only roaming on Verizon and U.S. Cellular. Owned by Tucows.
Total Call Mobile Sprint CDMA 1900 totalcallmobile.com No Not to be confused with TotalWireless by Tracfone.
TotalWireless Verizon CDMA totalwireless.com CDMA only (no SIM cards) A TracFrone brand sold at WalMart. Two individual plans, three shared plans
TotoWireless Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
totowireless.com Yes Subsidiary of Toto Communications, Inc. Also operates as an MVNE.
Touch Mobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25,26,41
touch.com No From Enflick also run TextNow which is only available online instead of retail stores. $50 with first 2GB up to LTE technology
TracFone AT&T, T-Mobile,
Sprint, Verizon
GSM,
CDMA, LTE
tracfone.com Yes Since 2013, has offered smartphones with data service on the Verizon network. Also offers feature phones in which data access is charged as minutes while browser is running.
TravelSim AT&T GSM 850/1900 travelsim.com Yes International roaming SIM that operates as MVNO. Headquarters in Estonia.
TravelSim T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
travelsim.com Yes International roaming SIM that operates as MVNO. Headquarters in Estonia.
Truphone AT&T GSM 850/1900 truphone.com Yes International SIM that operates as a local MVNO in some countries. Based in Raleigh, NC.
Truphone T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
truphone.com Yes International SIM that operates as a local MVNO in some countries. Based in Raleigh, NC.
Ultra Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
LTE 1700
ultra.me Yes Only unlimited talk and text plans with low LTE data cap available, but all plans include unlimited talk and text to many countries in the world. $1 extra will be added on top of advertised prices for all plans as fee and surcharge. Sales tax will also be added if order online via their web site. No unlimited data plan offered
Univision Mobile T-Mobile en.univisionmobile.com Yes Specializes in contacting Latin America, univisionmobile.com (without "en." subdomain) is in Spanish.
UppWireless T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
uppwireless.com Yes Data only plans. Unlimited Talk/Text through VoIP $35 for up to 3 GB of 4G data, no unlimited data plan offered
US Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
LTE 1700
gousmobile.com Yes Build your own ala carte plan. Owned by GSM Nation.
UVA Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900 uvamobile.com Yes Five different sharing plans with more data and less talk or with more talk and less data.
UWT Mobile AT&T GSM 850/1900 uwtmobile.com Yes International roaming SIM Cards. No data plan, talk and text only
UWT Mobile Sprint CDMA uwtmobile.com Yes International roaming SIM Cards. No data plan, talk and text only
UWT Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
uwtmobile.com Yes International roaming SIM Cards. No data plan, talk and text only
Virgin Mobile USA Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
virginmobileusa.com No Subsidiary of Sprint Corporation. $55 for up to 3 GB of LTE and unlimited data, text[23] and talk.
Voyager Mobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
voyagermobile.com Limited Startup by Voyager Telecom. $75 + taxes for up to 4 GB of LTE with unlimited text and talk, no unlimited data plan offered
Walmart Family Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
walmart.com Yes Venture between Walmart and T-Mobile. Now offers data delivered at up to 4G/LTE speeds.[24] $24.88 plus taxes and applicable fees for unlimited text and talk, $29.88 plus taxes and applicable fees for unlimited talk, text, and data with up to 500 MB up to 3G/4G/LTE speeds, and $39.88 plus taxes and applicable fees for unlimited talk, text, and data with up to 2.5 GB up to 3G/4G/LTE speeds.
ZingPCS Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
zingpcs.com Yes Owned by FlaTel Wireless, Inc. $69.99 for unlimited LTE, text and talk

Voice service operators[edit]

The following table lists operators focused on providing voice calls. Additional services may include SMS and basic low-speed data access.

Company Host network Wireless technology Website Notes
AirLink Mobile Sprint CDMA 1900 airlinkmobile.com
Earthtones AT&T GSM 850/1900 earthtones.com Donates all profits to environmental organizations.
H2O Wireless CDMA Verizon CDMA 850/1900 h2owirelesscdma.com Owned by Locus Telecom.
Pure Unlimited AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
pureunlimited.net Formerly Pure Prepaid.
Q Link Wireless Sprint CDMA 1900 QLinkWireless.com Federally assisted wireless service.
STi Mobile Sprint CDMA 1900 stimobile.com Data options limited to web browsing and MMS [25]
ZERO11 Wireless AT&T GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
zero11wireless.com Owned by Americatel. Subsidiary of Red Pocket Mobile.

Mobile broadband operators[edit]

These providers offer services to individuals for personal use. Providers offering services to businesses are listed in a later section. Unless specified otherwise, mobile broadband providers require the purchase of a dedicated mobile broadband modem.

Company Host network Wireless technology Website Notes
BroadbandBLUE Sprint CDMA broadbandblue.com
Chit Chat Mobile Sprint WiMAX chitchatmobile.com
DataJack Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
datajack.com
EcoMobile Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
ecomobile.com Allows activation of Sprint devices.
FreedomPop Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE
freedompop.com Sprint 3G data access with dedicated device.
H2O Wireless AT&T GSM, UMTS, HSPA h2owirelessnow.com Broadband is offered on the GSM network. Offers an international data plan with 10 MB for $30.
H2O Wireless Bolt Sprint CDMA, WiMAX h2owirelessnow.com Bolt is offered on CDMA and WiMAX networks; to be transitioned to CDMA + LTE in 2015[26]
Internet on the Go Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
internet-go.com Owned by TruConnect Mobile.
Karma Sprint CDMA, LTE yourkarma.com Data does not expire.
Madstar Mobile Sprint CDMA, WiMAX, LTE MadstarMobile.com Offers a tablet but website does not mention any data only or mobile broadband plan.
MetroPCS T-Mobile GSM, UMTS, HSPA+, LTE metropcs.com Offers data only plans for the tablet it sells.
NetZero Sprint CDMA, LTE netzero.com
Red Pocket Mobile T-Mobile GSM, UMTS, HSPA+, LTE goredpocket.com Bring your own device.
Simple Mobile T-Mobile GSM, UMTS, HSPA+, LTE mysimplemobile.com Bring your own device. Subsidiary of TracFone Wireless/América Móvil.
Selectel Verizon CDMA selectelwireless.com Plans are $50 for 5GB, $35 for 3GB and $20 for 1GB.
Ting Sprint CDMA, LTE ting.com International roaming is available but very expensive.[27] Owned by Tucows.
TruConnect Sprint CDMA, LTE truconnect.com
Virgin Mobile USA Sprint CDMA, LTE virginmobileusa.com Owned by Sprint Corporation.

M2M and business services operators[edit]

Machine to machine (M2M) services providers
Company Host network Wireless technology Website Notes

Company |USA Legend Connection Corp| Host network |AT&T| Wireless technology |GSM| class="unsortable"|Website |www.uscnnetwork.com| class="unsortable"|Notes Services Provider

Aeris Communications Sprint, EE, Vodafone GSM,
CDMA
aeris.com Global network provider.
CrossBridge Solutions (Telit) AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, Rogers, Iridium, Vodafone, Telefónica GSM,
CDMA
crossbridgesolutions.com Global provider.
Data2Go Wireless Sprint
Verizon
T Mobile
GSM
CDMA
LTE
[1] Connectivity for the Internet of Things (M2M, Mobile Broadband)
Infinium Wireless AT&T GSM infiniumwireless.com
Infinium Wireless Sprint CDMA infiniumwireless.com
Infinium Wireless T-Mobile GSM infiniumwireless.com
Infinium Wireless Verizon CDMA infiniumwireless.com
Jazz Wireless Data Acquired by KORE jazzwirelessdata.com Global provider.
KORE Telematics Vodafone, AT&T, Verizon, Rogers, T-Mobile, EE, Sprint, Telefónica GSM,
CDMA,
Satellite
koretelematics.com Global provider, business services only.
Raco Wireless Acquired by KORE racowireless.com Global provider.
USA China Network AT&T GSM uscnnetwork.com Global provider.
Wyless Group T-Mobile (USA, UK, Austria), Verizon, Sprint, Rogers, Telefónica, Claro (Brazil), Vivo (Brazil), Singtel (Asia), O2 (UK, Ireland) and others CDMA 1900,
GSM 850/1900, LTE
wyless.com Global network, hardware, and managed services provider.

Providers of business services[edit]

Company Host network Wireless technology Website Notes
2600hz Sprint CDMA 2600hz.com Fixed Line and Mobile Integration. At 2013 TechCrunch Disrupt, 2600hz announced that it had become a Sprint MVNO.[28]
Cbeyond Sprint CDMA 1900 cbeyond.net Business services. Formerly Beyond Mobile.
CHT Global Sprint CDMA,
LTE band 25
chtglobal.com Launched in July 2013.[29]
Cognia Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 850/1900
cognia.com In-network mobile recording.
DataXoom Corp AT&T
Sprint
Verizon
GSM
CDMA
LTE
dataxoom.com Mobile Data operator built exclusively for businesses. Pay-as-you-go, no contract data plans, with larger pooling plans from 2 GB up to 1 TB. Share data across unlimited users, including employee BOYD and other Individual Responsibility Units (IRU's) under a single business plan. Initial management team includes John Tantum, former founder of Virgin Mobile USA.
Excel Wireless Sprint CDMA 1900 excelws.net
Harbor Mobile T-Mobile GSM,
UMTS,
LTE
harbormobile.com Authorized T-Mobile Business Reseller. Only available to businesses.
MetTel Mobile Sprint,Verizon,AT&T CDMA/GSM mettelmobile.com Business services.
Mobal Freedom T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
mobalfreedom.com International SIM targeted at travelers provides coverage in US as well.

Defunct, merged and acquired operators[edit]

Company Host network Wireless technology Web site End date Notes
7-Eleven Speak Out Wireless AT&T, Sprint GSM,
CDMA
2010
Amp'd Mobile Verizon CDMA 2007 Bankrupt.
Circle-K Talk-and-Go AT&T GSM 2011
Cloven Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
clovenwireless.com Website inaccessible as of 2015-04-27
Comcast Sprint, Clearwire CDMA,
WiMAX
2011 No longer offering mobile services.
Common Cents Mobile Sprint CDMA 2011 Defunct and merged into payLo by Virgin Mobile.
Cox Sprint CDMA 2012
Disney Mobile Sprint CDMA 2007
EarthLink Sprint WiMAX earthlink.net 2015 Not selling new connections for wireless internet since the WiMAX network will be shut down in September 2015.
Embarq Sprint CDMA 2009
ESPN MVP Sprint CDMA 2006
Firefly Mobile AT&T GSM,
UMTS
fireflymobile.com 2012 Ceased MVNO sales. Still sells GSM phones for use with other providers. (Website (http://fireflymobile.com)times out.)
Fuzion Mobile AT&T GSM,
UMTS
fuzionmobile.com 2013 Web site times out; this provider may be out of business. (Still times out as of 8-2014)
GTC Wireless AT&T GSM 2009 Merged with Total Call Mobile.
Hello US Mobile Verizon / T-Mobile CDMA / GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
hellousmobile.com Unknown Website inaccessible as of 2015-04-27
Helio Sprint CDMA 2010 Shut down after purchase by Virgin Mobile USA.
iQ Cellular AT&T, Sprint, Verizon CDMA 2014 iQ Cellular is no longer providing cellular services.
Itel UTel Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
itelutel.com Website inaccessible as of 2015-04-27
Jump Mobile Cricket CDMA 2010 Leap Wireless retired the Jump Mobile brand.
Lucky Wireless Verizon CDMA 2011
Mi Gente Mobile Sprint CDMA,
LTE
migentemobile.com 2013 Lifestyle brand targeting Latinos. Web site times out; this provider may be out of business.
Mingo Wireless Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
mingowireless.com 2012
MOSH Mobile Centennial Wireless GSM 2012
Movida Sprint CDMA 2012
Omni Prepaid omniprepaid.com 2012 Left the MVNO Market in 2012.
Millenicom Verizon CDMA,
LTE
millenicom.com 2014 Was a mobile broadband provider. Discontinued service as of October 2014, after Verizon takeover.
Next G Mobile Verizon CDMA nextgmobile.com 2013 Shut down 31 December 2013.
Phonata AT&T, Sprint, Verizon GSM,
UMTS,
CDMA
phonata.com 2013
PrepaYd Wireless Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX
prepaydwireless.com 2014 MVNO Agreement ended by Sprint.
Pure Mobile Verizon GSM usepuremobile.com 2012 Acquired by PureTalkUSA, now GSM only (AT&T).
Qwest Wireless Sprint CDMA 2010
Shaka Mobile Sprint CDMA shakamobile.com Their domain name expired on 8/31/2014 and is pending renewal or deletion.
Simple Freedom Alltel CDMA 2007 A prepaid subsidiary of Alltel. Merged with Alltel "U Prepaid."
Spot Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
spotmobile.com September 7, 2014 Spot Mobile had a contract with an underlying carrier that matured and was going through a sale which did not materialize. The Company has made the decision to wind down its business and will no longer be processing refills. Customer's account/services will terminate effective September 7, 2014 at 11:59pm (EST). The information required to PORT OUT your number is your Account Number which is your telephone number and PIN/PASSWORD which is 1234.
SWT Mobile AT&T GSM,
UMTS
swtmobile.com 2013
TalkForGood Verizon CDMA talkforgood.com 2013
Trumpet Mobile Sprint CDMA 1900 trumpetmobile.com 2013 Merged with Ready Mobile.
TVC Mobile T-Mobile GSM 850/1900,
UMTS 1700/1900
tvcmobile.com "Site Suspended" as home page was redirected to https://www.tvcmobile.com/en-US-23/?pmid=52&ctl=MultisoftPayment&dialog=1 Moreover, from https://www.facebook.com/mytvcmobilewireless MyHouses Value stated "SO this company is going to cease to be by February 15, 2015? Good thing I didn't pay the 199.00 to joing. To bad looked promising."
TúYo Mobile T-Mobile GSM tuyo.com 2012 Owned by IDT Corporation.
Voce AT&T GSM 2008 Bankrupt.
Votel Mobile Sprint CDMA votelmobile.com 2014 Taken over by Expo Mobile.
WOW Mobile PCS Sprint CDMA wowpcsdotorg.homestead.com 2012
XCellular USA Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
xcellularusa.net 25 July 2014 Owned by G Link Systems, Inc.
ZACT Sprint CDMA,
WiMAX,
LTE band 25
zact.com 3 August 2014 Signed off (service ended) after 3 August 2014, provided a link for customers to transfer service to Virgin Mobile at http://newsroom.virginmobileusa.com/zact
Zapp Sprint CDMA zappunlimited.com 2012 Acquired by PrepaYd Wireless.
ZUMA Prepaid Sprint CDMA 1900 amitygroup.com/zuma.htm 2013

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References[edit]

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