Paying $29.95 or $19.95 per month for budget mobile phone service used to be a good deal. Along came FreedomPop and the rules have changed. The Los Angeles enterprise has made a brilliant concept a reality. Subscribers buy a phone from FreedomPop and receive a limited amount of totally, absolutely, 100% free phone, text, and data per month. The company is doing very well in the U.S. and the U.K. An impending arrival in Spain is looming. The company does have other deals being put in place with many other countries.
Now, as PC Magazine is reporting, FreedomPop is launching a global hotspot in 25 countries. Anyone residing in or bouncing around these 25 countries can take advantage of 200MB of free data per month. For a nominal fee, that figure could be boosted to 500MB more.
FreedomPop is truly an amazing company that utilizing incredibly innovative strategies. The intriguing idea of always free access to WhatsApp in the Spanish market is a perfect example of the forward-thinking brilliance of FreedomPop. The company knows it has to work very hard to capture the attention of customers in a new market. The service also has to cater to the specific needs of clients in a particular geographic area. Clients in scores of countries want low-cost service options. The global hotspot and its corresponding SIM card are not expensive, and they provide a great way to access a mobile phone without roaming charges.
The PC Magazine article reports $50 million in investment funding is supporting the global hotspot. Also, the current levels of 25 countries is soon to increase to 40. This means the hotspot’s access is going to increase as well.
FreedomPop has other new ideas in the works including a Wi-Fi VoIP phone. The company truly works hard and deserves all the success it has received.