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AT&T GoPhone Boost Mobile Cricket MetroPCS NET10 PayLo T-Mobile Prepaid TracFone Verizon Wireless Prepaid Virgin Mobile
Pay-As-You-Go Plans $0.10/minute N/A N/A N/A As low as $0.03/minute $0.20/minute $0.10/minute As low as $0.06/minute (based on phones with Triple Minutes feature and a 450-minute airtime card) $0.25/minute N/A
Monthly Unlimited Calling Plans Unlimited Talk, Text and Web: $50/month (excludes smartphones) Unlimited Talk, Text and Web: $50/month.* $2/day for Unlimited plan.

Feature phone plans start at $25/month

Add unlimited music starting at $45/month

Add unlimited music and Android Power for $55/month
Unlimited Talk, Text and Web: $40/month for 3G and 4G LTE plans Unlimited Talk, Text, Web, E-mail and 411: $50/month N/A Unlimited Talk and Text: $50/month N/A Unlimited Talk, Text and Web (excludes smartphones): $50/month

Unlimited Talk and Text: $1.99/day

Unlimited Talk, Data and Text: $55/month*
Texting/Messaging Plans

Included in Unlimited plan

Minute plan: $0.20/message

Unlimited messages: $19.99/month

1,000 messages: $9.99

200 messages: $4.99
Included in Unlimited plan Unlimited incoming text, picture, and video messaging, unlimited outgoing US text, picture, and video messaging, and 10¢/message outgoing international text, picture, and video messaging Included in Unlimited plan Included with Monthly Unlimited plan

Pay As You Go:
Most devices: $0.05/message

Select devices: $0.03/message

$20/month Talk:
400 minutes, $0.15/message

$30/month Talk + Text:
1500 minutes, 1500 messages and 30MB Web access/month

Send: $0.10/message

Receive: $0.05/message

3 messages per minute of airtime

Basic: $0.20/message

Unlimited Mobile to Mobile Texting + 250 additional texts to Verizon Wireless customers: $10/month

Unlimited Texting: $20/month

Unlimited Text, Data and Web + 300 minutes: $35/month*

Unlimited Text, Data and Web + 1200 minutes: $45/month*
Mobile Web/Data Plans

Non-smartphones:
Included in Unlimited plan

Smartphones:
10MB: $5/month

100MB: $15/month

500MB:$25/month
Included in Unlimited plan All monthly plans include unlimited data Included in Unlimited plan Included in Unlimited plan Included in $30/month plan only Included in plans Included as part of your Pay As You Go airtime

Mobile Web: $0.99/day for feature phones

Data plans:
Not available at Best Buy
Included in plans
Coverage (National or Regional) National National National National, available for sale in select regions National National National National National National
Calls to Outside the U.S. Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Network GSM CDMA/iDEN CDMA CDMA GSM CDMA GSM GSM CDMA CDMA

*BlackBerry devices: Add $10/month