Our Top AT&T Wireless Plan Picks
About AT&T Wireless
AT&T Wireless is one of the top four cellphone providers in the United States alongside Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon. It’s probably best known for its two unlimited plans, both of which come with some generous perks for TV fanatics. But if you need a family or prepaid plan, AT&T has you covered too.
- Low-priced family plans
- Good nationwide coverage
- Extras for TV lovers
- Low data deprioritization cap
- Possibly slower speeds
How good is AT&T cellphone service?
It’s a good bet your AT&T cellphone service will get you a strong signal and steady speeds. Its performance just keeps getting better over the years.
Third-party testing sites RootMetrics and OpenSignal rated AT&T second and third for coverage out of the top four wireless providers, respectively. And AT&T also ranked firmly in the middle for 4G download speed, with RootMetrics ranking it second and OpenSignal and Speedtest both ranking it third. Not bad at all.
Here’s how each AT&T Wireless plan shakes out.
|Plan||Prices from*||Data||Video Resolution|
|Prepaid 1 GB||$30.00/mo||1 GB||Up to 1080p|
|Prepaid 8 GB||$40.00/mo||8 GB||Up to 1080p|
|Mobile Share Plus 3 GB||$50.00/mo||3 GB||Up to 480p|
|Prepaid Unlimited||$55.00/mo||Unlimited (can be throttled any time)||Up to 480p|
|Mobile Share Plus 9 GB||$60.00/mo||9 GB||Up to 480p|
|Unlimited Starter SM||$65.00/mo||Unlimited (can be throttled any time)||Up to 480p|
|Unlimited Extra SM||$75.00/mo||Unlimited (can be throttled any time)||Up to 480p|
|Prepaid Unlimited||$75.00/mo||Unlimited (can be throttled after 22 GB)||Up to 1080p|
|Unlimited Elite SM||$85.00/mo||Unlimited (can be throttled any time)||Up to 1080p|
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*Prices shown are for 1 line only and include autopay, paperless billing, and multi-line discounts where applicable. Taxes and fees not included.