Sprint to limit data usage on everything plans
Unlimited plans users will be able to use only 5GB of data per month.
When is unlimited not unlimited? Apparently when it comes from
A Sprint representative told BetaNews that the cap is needed to ensure a great customer experience. "The use of voice and data roaming by a small minority of customers is generating a disproportionately large level of operating expense for the company," the representative said. "This limit is well within the range of what a typical customer would normally use each month." I asked Sprint for further comment and I'll let you know what the carrier says.
BetaNews said Sprint began notifying customers in monthly bills that were mailed this week. The change will go into effect 30 days after customers receive the note. Also, the carrier said it will call customers next month to make sure they're aware of the changes.