Best Cell Phone Plans 2022!

Best Cell Phone Plans 2022!

The best cell phone plans on Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile for 2022. I cover 4 steps to choose a plan, the 13 best plans for single-lines, and the 6 best family plans. Mint Mobile: Get 6 months of FREE service when you buy a phone + 6 month plan – ⬇︎ SHOW MORE ⬇︎

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🏆 13 Best Cell Phone Plans 🏆
1. US Mobile 5GB $15 –
2. Boost Mobile 5GB $14 –
3. Mint Mobile 4GB $15 –
4. Visible Unlimited $25 –
5. Boost Mobile 35GB $25 –
6. Mint Mobile 35GB $30 –
7. US Mobile Unlimited Premium $45 –
8. Xfinity Mobile Unlimited $45 –
9. Cricket Unlimited More $55 –
10. Walmart Family Mobile Unlimited $50 –
11. Verizon 5G Play More $80 –
12. AT&T Unlimited Extra $75 –
13. T-Mobile Magenta $70 –

🏆 6 Best Family Plans 🏆
1. US Mobile Unlimited Core $20/line –
2. Cricket Unlimited Core $25/line –
3. Metro by T-Mobile Unlimited $30/line –
4. Verizon 5G Play More $45 –
5. AT&T Unlimited Extra $50 –
6. T-Mobile Magenta $35 –

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🏆 Best Cell Phone Plans for 2022 –
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00:00 – Intro
00:56 – 4 Steps To Pick A Cell Phone Plan
2:30 – Best $15 Plans
3:56 – Best $30 Plans
5:21 – Best Cheap Unlimited Data Plans
7:51 – Best Premium Unlimited Data Plans
9:16 – Best Family Plans
11:22 – Best Premium Family Plans

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  1. Little Britian on August 28, 2022 at 2:42 am

    Which is best for 2 lines, 10gb data usage each, wifi calling, data hot spot (incl with data plan), Verizon towers. When I travel I’d like to be able to text & use wassapp (no intl calls) had reach but it was pricy sp went to spectrum mobile their price jumped so looking to switch. Thanks

  2. Jeff Winters on August 28, 2022 at 2:42 am

    So on this note why is all these fees with metro. Like for example buy new phone and have to pay another fee for new number. Then on top pay monthly bill for purchase to change date of payment. So I guess my thing is wtf lol why.( Metro)

  3. Vladimir Putin on August 28, 2022 at 2:43 am

    I use 70gb thoug

  4. Andreztrejoz on August 28, 2022 at 2:45 am

    If you go to atnt and ask them to add a FAN discount based on your job, you can pay unlimited extra prices and take the elite or premium now. Anyone can add the FAN discount. There is even one for self employed. They only require your paystub or job ID card. 🙌 so after the autopay and paperless plus the FAN you can pay $35 for 5 lines each or $40 for 4 lines, I do this all day long, with premium plan now you can roam on all Latin America countries.

  5. Leftzilla on August 28, 2022 at 2:47 am

    PLEASE, do a video or add a classification for what plans have the best, lowest cost for international calling. No roaming but just calling. Thanks

  6. Rob on August 28, 2022 at 2:48 am

    Why do you never mention Straight Talk???

  7. Fahad Mansuri on August 28, 2022 at 2:49 am

    Laughs in 2gb per day internet for wayyy less money in India lol

  8. Average Joe Finance on August 28, 2022 at 2:51 am

    You forgot to mention T-Mobile’s magenta plans include taxes and fees while the other carriers don’t.

  9. Stephanie McKaskle on August 28, 2022 at 2:51 am

    My son has Wing. It has decent service but costs $60 for unlimited and can’t add another line to it. I am glad I found this video

  10. alejandrocan9 on August 28, 2022 at 2:53 am

    Hi I have had Verizon for a couple of years but would like to see a comparison between Verizon and Spectrum.

  11. DayBeforeTomorrow on August 28, 2022 at 2:53 am

    I see a lot of the plans have unlimited 2G. I’m wondering if future plans will have unlimited 3G as the backup.

  12. westregent66 on August 28, 2022 at 2:54 am

    Just switched from a old Tmobile simple choice unlimited plan to Google fi

  13. OmegaRed on August 28, 2022 at 2:56 am

    I look at the video pic and I thinked: what a pathetic operators, no root no party!

  14. Andres Velazquez on August 28, 2022 at 2:57 am

    LMAO. Any company that considers US territories as international, shouldn’t be considered.

  15. Ixeon659 on August 28, 2022 at 2:58 am

    US phone plans in 2022 are still overpriced. Here in the UK I get fully unlimited 5G data, calls/SMS and free roaming in EU countries and other countries, around 40 of them (it has a 25GB cap) and it is only around $18. Also there are cheaper plans with limited data, but you can choose apps where you’ll get unlimited data (like WhatsApp, Instagram etc)

  16. Byron silva on August 28, 2022 at 2:59 am

    Important note about Xfinity mobile , you can’t sign up , unless you also have Xfinity home Internet . Meaning if you live in an area that Xfinity doesn’t service for home internet you can’t sign up for Xfinity mobile . Even though it’s on Verizon’s network. Source: I work for Xfinity .

  17. Flixcy on August 28, 2022 at 3:00 am

    The extra plan from att isn’t the best plan man. It’s called premium and it’s 75$ with auto pay. Do your research

  18. ItsTheVito on August 28, 2022 at 3:01 am

    That 480P for ATT is inaccurate it’s 1080P streaming.

  19. Brian Jr Spero on August 28, 2022 at 3:01 am

    So here’s why I go for GET more and not PLAY more (though I’m not calling you wrong. I’m the only one in my family with Ultra and only one other family member went for Play More).

    This will sound insane but…There are months I pull 60-70GB of data. Our wifi sucks (and I have no control) so it actually BETTER to use the 5G (which FINALLY came to my area…). And I use Disney plus and Hulu alot, already have Netflix through my parents, and I need more than 25 gigs hotspot (I rely on it for my PC. Our internet is the worst and my Dad won’t fix it…)

    Finally, I think you failed to mention GET MORE also comes with free Apple Music FOR GOOD, not for 6 months like the others. And as someone who takes 4 hour drives (both ways) weekly and always needs new music…Kind of a no brainer.

    Also before anyone suggests Magenta Max, T-Mobile might be expanding and also have 5G at my house, but up in the White Mountains Verizon has 2 dead zones and T-Mobile has…

    Well, don’t make me laugh. They might be improving and finally have a tower on the ski resort (My friend was thankful for that weekend he started skiing last year) but at my condo he always had to use MY phone because T-Mobile has nothing there yet lol.

    Maybe someday though. I AM TEMPTED to swap to T-Mobile, but one MAJOR THING YOU FAILED TO MENTION is contracts. See, I CAN’T leaves right now anyway because I still owe on the phone. And frankly…I NEVER want to own the phone. Just like leasing my car, I wasn’t to give it back every few years for the latest and greatest…

  20. Fuzzy Chocolate on August 28, 2022 at 3:01 am

    Best phone for a senior in a care facility?

  21. arbocorp on August 28, 2022 at 3:04 am

    Great video! I’m on Visible now with the Party plan. Since that’s going away what is the next option? I see for $45 on Visible I would get upgraded options but for the same $45 on US Mobile it looks like I can get a better deal/value. Any other plans you can recommend? I’d like to stick with T-Mobile or Verizon since I have an unlocked Samsung S22.

  22. Mohammed Suratwala on August 28, 2022 at 3:06 am

    Hey, why didn’t you include the Google fi Simply unlimited family plan for 4? It costs 20$ per line and sounds like a pretty good deal.

  23. David McLellan on August 28, 2022 at 3:09 am

    So does any of them offer 55+ packages like T-Mobile can you elaborate on that maybe?

  24. P T on August 28, 2022 at 3:09 am

    Verizon 5G home internet: I have the ASK-NCQ1338 box and 4/5 bars for 5G signal. I got 330 download, 23 upload, no data cap. So easy, just plug in the power cord and it works. Verizon is $50/mo ($25/mo if u have unlimited cellphone plan), and I’ve cancelled cable. I tested 7 tvs streaming simultaneously in the evening and Speedtest said that the download speed was 177.
    Cable internet/tv/phone bundle has been monopolizing/raping me for 20 years, and cable is unreliable, and TV picture is bad at 720P/1080i.

    I have 60 devices. I have a large 2 story house 2600ft.
    I also ordered another 5G home internet for my son who’s going back to college for his off-campus rental house. With 5G, all he had to do was plug and play. He didn’t have to contact the cable companies for setup.

  25. Aquileo Vazquez on August 28, 2022 at 3:10 am


  26. sfleming701 on August 28, 2022 at 3:13 am

    Are data caps per line or per plan? I assume per plan and all lines share the data? Thanks.

  27. Saleem Soomro on August 28, 2022 at 3:14 am

    Visible new plans are $30 and $45 and I could not find party pay on their website. Looks like they have stopped it.

  28. RITA FLOWERS on August 28, 2022 at 3:14 am

    Tesla Pi? Love to hear.

  29. DayBeforeTomorrow on August 28, 2022 at 3:16 am

    AT&T has a good prepaid plan: $25/month with 16GB data

  30. Sebastian 0113 on August 28, 2022 at 3:16 am

    Verizon is horrible. There’s absolutely no service in my neighborhood in the middle of the city, so we switched to T Mobile and it’s great

  31. Zion Lamar on August 28, 2022 at 3:19 am

    Oh yeah Metro under T-MOBILE

  32. Matt Matti on August 28, 2022 at 3:22 am

    Can you make one of these for Canada? Thanks

  33. Jesus of Suburbia on August 28, 2022 at 3:22 am

    How do you activate us Mobile? I’ve tried activating eSim on my Pixel 6 but it says IMEI2 number is invalid

  34. James kiskis on August 28, 2022 at 3:22 am

    Look I need my 4k and 50Gb hotspot

  35. DXXI on August 28, 2022 at 3:25 am

    please do a video for cellphone plans for rural areas or stress test these plans in crowded spaces. It’s one thing to have coverage but it’s another to have only one band of 3G when you’re out driving in the middle of nowhere or need to catch an Uber at a football game

  36. Tha NeRd on August 28, 2022 at 3:26 am

    11:16 it’s not truly unlimited data if you can get deprioritized

  37. Michael Huebner on August 28, 2022 at 3:27 am

    Since these are prepaid plans all these plans have you on the lower tier of priority. This can be an issue for many users so be warned.

  38. Donald zickau on August 28, 2022 at 3:27 am

    I have magenta max and love it

  39. Miguel Ordoñes on August 28, 2022 at 3:31 am

    Hey! a little trick, if you already have home internet services with att you will also have a 25% discount on postpaid cellphone lines, they don’t tell you about it, only way to get it is by calling customer service. Plus an extra $10 discount if you enroll in both autopay and paperless. That way is very very cheap and you get good service.

    Edit: the 25% discount is only for new cellphone lines haha, so if you’re with another provider this could be an excellent chance to get a cheaper service, also if you port your number and get new cellphones, you will receive another $10 discount for two years.

  40. Zion Lamar on August 28, 2022 at 3:31 am

    I’m go try Google Fi for 1 month

  41. Panthera TigrisX2 on August 28, 2022 at 3:32 am

    Google fi is the best. Nothing beats it.

  42. MundaneMorsels (MundaneMorsels) on August 28, 2022 at 3:32 am

    Beware of Visible customer service. I just came off a nightmare with them. They have false information of my payout, confirmed false by my Affirm account, yet they say they can’t see anything on their end. They don’t even have accountability for their own customer accounts. You can only chat with customer service, and when the chat rep ran out of answers, he told me to finish my request on Twitter or Facebook. Ridiculous.

    Secondly, I couldn’t upgrade my iPhone due to Affirm denying my “loan.” I have excellent credit and can’t get a clear answer on why I’m being denied. What’s crazy is I have no problem just paying for the new phone outright, but checkout ONLY has the option to buy through Affirm with the upgrade deal.

    As a two year customer, I can also tell you that their service is spotty as hell. I’ve travelled though out 6-7 states multiple times in that span, and I have been with minimal-to-no service many times in many states (Texas to Ohio, basically).

    Buyer beware.

  43. Cesar Salgado Salgado on August 28, 2022 at 3:33 am

    is the att 15gb premium data plan really good in Chicago IL cuz I’m staying with Att only I’m done with T-Mobile and Verizon they suck anybody know if the att 15gb premium data plan really good in Chicago IL

  44. Driver Man on August 28, 2022 at 3:34 am

    Hey Stetson I’m still with mint mobile paid my bill for another year love the service

  45. Marius Perron on August 28, 2022 at 3:36 am

    My wife and I got a lot of good information from your video. So she decided to jump ship from Verizon and go to US MOBILE. During the transfer process her phone WAS DEAD for 5 full days ! Is there a way to avoid this horrible wait with no service at all?

    I run a business with my phone and having it off for several days is unacceptable. Can I temporarily transfer the number to some other kind of service so that customers won’t just get a recording from Verizon saying that the phone is dead?

  46. Sapphire on August 28, 2022 at 3:37 am

    After more than 10 years, I switched from AT&T to T-Mobile. AT&T just sent notice that my monthly plan will increase by $6. Forget loyalty. T-Mobile has better plans. Their prepaid plans are amazing value!

  47. Quentin Grissom on August 28, 2022 at 3:41 am

    Overall nice presentation, but just to note that T-mobile magenta includes free Netflix when you activate two or more lines on the family plan.

  48. Imagine This on August 28, 2022 at 3:41 am

    Spectrum has possibly the best mobile plans available. Utilizing Verizons network in conjunction with Spectrums internet/wifi (only 20% of data goes through Verizon rest is wifi which is exponentially more reliable than any cell phone coverage and also saves data) for only 29.99 per line for multiple lines. No tax. No fees. No contracts. A 14$ plan for those who don’t use much data. Bring your own phone or purchase a brand new phone. Finance a phone with 0% interest. Tablets. Smart watches first 3 months free then only 10 bucks for smart watch access. Get a speed boost when you’re around ANY wifi network wether you know the password or not. 2 lines u limited data calls and txt is 59.98 total. All you need is spectrum internet (any package) and you can save. Spectrum also has the best internet service and prices on the market. You can literally have 2 lines of the best service available and the best home internet for around 100 bucks or less.

  49. Eugene Marshall on August 28, 2022 at 3:42 am

    What about pay for what you use plans?

  50. Chaya on August 28, 2022 at 3:42 am

    I went from Tmobile to ATT. ATT is dog shit. Drop calls 50% of the time. Tmobile reliability is waaaaaaaay better. Switching back asap.

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