The wireless carrier adds to its many promotions with a $5-a-month program called "Score," designed to unlock lower smartphone prices.
Sprint is on the offensive this week with new pricing plans that put it in a better position to compete against the other three major US carriers.
There's a lot of confusion over whether T-Mobile's new plans are a good thing. CNET breaks it down for you.
The carrier added 2.4 million wireless customers, the first time it's topped the 2 million mark. But growth didn't come cheap.
This story initially said, wrongly, that T-Mobile would eliminate contracts. The carrier plans to only eliminate subsidies for smartphones.
commentary The carrier looks to make good on its promise to disrupt the industry in its 'challenger role.' That's a good thing for consumers.
T-Mobile doesn't waste any time bashing AT&T's new no-contract phone plans and says families can still save more on its own plans.
T-Mobile confirmed that it does not make a profit on the phone, suggesting that Google helps out with a subsidy when purchased at Google Play.
CNET's Marguerite Reardon says the wireless industry is offering more choices for how you buy devices and gives her advice on figuring out what works best for you.
In a radical shift, the company will only offer new plans that require customers to pay for their own smartphones. Also, device access fees and buckets of data remain.