This article needs additional citations for verification. (October 2016) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
No-contract wireless services on AT&T's network.
|Brand of Locus Telecommunications, a subsidiary of Telrite Holdings|
|Headquarters||Fort Lee, New Jersey, U.S.|
|Jason Chon, Founder and CEO|
|Products||GSM, International Call, Wireless Data|
|Parent||Telrite Holdings, Inc.|
h2o Wireless is a United States-based prepaid GSM phone and mobile Internet service, utilizing the AT&T GSM 4G LTE network. It is a brand of mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) Locus Telecommunications, a subsidiary of Telrite Holdings, Inc. since 2019. Locus was formerly a subsidiary of KDDI America Corporation, starting in 2010. h2o Wireless is primarily advertised as a non-restrictive phone service for customers to bring or buy unsubsidised / unlocked smartphones, although AT&T contract / locked phones may be accepted as well.
Service Rate Plan
h2o Wireless offers both monthly and pay-as-you-go plans. The Monthly Plans start with the $20 plan, which has 500MB of 4G LTE data and $10 of international talk credit to call any country that is not on their unlimited international talking plan. The $30 plan has 5GB of 4G LTE data and $10 of international talk credit. The $40 plan provides 10GB of 4G LTE data and $20 of international talk credit. The $50 plan offers 15GB of 4G LTE data and $20 of international talk credit. The $60 plan has 30GB of 4G LTE data and $20 of international talk credit. Plans with unlimited data get throttled to 128 kbit/s when usage exceeds the 4G allowance for the given plan. h2o Wireless also offers both a monthly and multi-month pay-as-you-go plans. For the monthly pay-as-you-go plan, the cost is $25 and it provides 30 days of service. Calls are credited at 2.5¢ per minute, the text is credited at 2.5¢ per text, and data is credited at 10¢ per MB. For the multi-month pay-as-you-go plan, calls are credited at 5¢ per minute, texts are credited as 5¢ per text, and data is credited as 10¢ per MB. Adding $10, $20, or $30 provides 3 months of service while adding $100 to the multi-month pay-as-you-go plan provides 365 days of service.
Due to only having one office, h2o Wireless sources its services to dealers who work as independent contractors under their own company name. Such sellers are known as “Authorized Dealers”.
- "About h2o Wireless - No Contract Phone Plans for Every Budget". h2oWireless.com. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
- "H2O Wireless Everything You Should Know Before Subscribing". BestMVNO.com. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
- "MVNO Monday: a guide to the week's virtual operator developments". TeleGeography.com. 2019-01-28. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
- "History | KDDI America, Inc". us.kddi.com. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
2010: January: KDDI America acquires Locus Telecommunications, Inc. as a subsidiary
- "AT&T gives H2O, FreedomPop the gift of unlocked iPhones". Gigaom. 6 April 2012. Retrieved 9 December 2019.