Category: Public Mobile

Public Mobile releases the “FLIP” for $69

Where has Public Mobile been hiding you ask? Well, they’re still hoping along offering unlimited talk, text and data to those in the Montreal and Toronto area. The affordable wireless carrier recently expanded its services to include news and transportation short codes. In addition, they’ve finally added a new handset to their lineup. The last

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Public Mobile has 199,000 subscribers

Public Mobile launched their wireless service in 2010 and majority of people, including myself, who follow the Canadian wireless industry were hammering down on the new entrant. They had invested over $50 million into G Band spectrum that nobody ever touched, wanted or thought would work. Public Mobile’s CEO Alek Krstajic has always stood by

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Public Mobile increasing Unlimited Talk plan by $4/month February 9th

Public Mobile first popped on the Canadian wireless scene back in March 2010 – since then they’ve racked up over 150,000 subscribers and operate in Toronto and Montreal. Public entered the market with a low-cost unlimited talk plan for $24/month, and a talk and text plan for $40/month. At the time these were and still

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Public Mobile expands distribution, wiggles its way into 29 Zellers stores

Is Public Mobile the little wireless underdog that could? The carrier only operates in Toronto and Montreal but they continually seem to advance in many ways. Most notably is their handset lineup, recently launching a couple low end, low cost Android devices, bringing email capabilities to their unlimited offering and adding various roaming options. All

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Public Mobile releases the ZTE F451

You’ve got to hand it to Public Mobile. For a company that came out swinging with only Unlimited Talk and Text plans and truly sub-par handsets that were targeted to the “price conscious” crowd, now have 7 of their 8 devices are ‘Email and web friendly”. In addition, 4 of them have a QWERTY keyboards

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Public Mobile finds a home in 48 Walmart stores

Walmart Canada is no stranger to selling wireless, they have majority of the brands – Bell, Rogers, TELUS, Koodo, Virgin and Fido. Recently newer carrier Mobilicity entered into a distribution agreement with the big box retailer in Toronto, Calgary, Surrey, Ottawa, Edmonton and Vancouver. Now, another new entrant has worked their way into Walmat’s “Action

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