Verizon Fivespot Global Mobile Hotspot Pricing And Details Announced

Verizon Wireless has announced the launch of a new Fivespot internationally compatible mobile hotspot device that will let users to incorporate a Wi-Fi system on-the-move from anywhere in the world. The Fivespot system is compatible with the CDMA EVDO 800/1900 MHz, WCDMA/HSDPA/HSUPA 850/1900/2100 MHz and GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz frequencies and shall be available for purchase beginning the 7th of October at a price of $99.99. This includes a 2-year service contract that will provide users a $100 mail-in rebate. This will help the user access the mobile hotspot in over 200 countries with 3G-speeds in over 120 of these countries.

Verizon has also announced the data plans for domestic as well as international travelers and this is how the pricing will work out

Domestic

  • $39.99 monthly access for 250 MB monthly allowance and $0.10/MB overage
  • $59.99 monthly access for 5 GB monthly allowance and $0.05/MB overage
  • Prepaid Mobile Broadband plans are also available:
  • $15 for 100 MB (one day of use)
  • $30 for 300 MB (one week of use)
  • $50 for 1 GB (30 days of use)
  • $80 for 5 GB (30 days of use)

International

  • $129.99 monthly access (5 GB allowance for the United States and Canada, $0.05/MB overage), 100 MB allowance in select countries ($0.005/KB after allowance)
  • $219.99 monthly access (5 GB allowance for the United States and Canada, $0.05/MB overage), 200 MB allowance in select countries ($0.005/KB after allowance)
  • GlobalAccess Pay Per Use for occasional use must be purchased with a $59.99 Mobile Broadband service plan in the United States. The Pay Per Use rate is $0.002/KB in Canada, $0.005/KB in Mexico, and $0.02/KB in more than 200 other destinations.

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