The 10.1-inch tablet will be the first to come preloaded with the DirecTV Everywhere app, providing access to live television broadcasts.
The offer is targeted at rival AT&T, which just closed its acquisition of DirecTV and began offering its own bundles of discounted wireless and satellite TV services.
AT&T and T-Mobile will offer cellular-ready versions of the Samsung tablet in early September.
Verizon still reigns supreme in the latest results from wireless testing firm RootMetrics. T-Mobile was hurt by the lack of broader coverage outside of the major markets.
Customers on the $60 GoPhone plan will receive unlimited calling and messaging to Canada and Mexico. AT&T's prepaid brand Cricket Wireless also adds a pair of smartphones.
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It marks the first time a company has been able to offer a bundle of television and wireless service throughout the nation.
The Windows Phone-powered Lumia 640 joins the prepaid GoPhone roster, while the rugged Sonim XP5 bolsters AT&T's tier-one portfolio.
AT&T tops expectations for its second-quarter earnings, and manages to grow its base despite losing core phone customers.
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For $120, the inexpensive-but-uninspiring Intel-powered Asus handset is the prepaid brand's latest Android phone.
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