Last year Walmart teamed up with T-Mobile to offer value based smartphone and traditional mobile phone solutions to Walmart customers under the Walmart Family Mobile branding an exclusive venture with the nations 4th largest carries.
According to a Harris Interactive study 65% of smartphone users regularly use their phone’s camera to take and send pictures to family and friends which of course can become costly on fixed data plans. Additionally the study revealed that 44% of new smartphone owners cited the cost of their data plan as the biggest influencer in their decision to purchase a plan with their smartphone.
The new Walmart Family Mobile Unlimited Talk Text and Web Plan will cost just $45 per month. The caveat is this is a 3G plan, while data is unlimited the speed of the data is only 3G through the first 5gb