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FreedomPop has gained a name within the community of mobile carriers over the last couple of years thanks to their clever decision to buy data wholesale and shave off the savings for customers. The freemium phone plan has been rocketing in terms of subscribers and this has put them on the map in the USA. Now FreedomPop is aiming for a global expansion, as reported by Digital Trends. FreedomPop is an L.A. based start up that has made major waves in the past few years and now it appears that the United Kingdom will be reaping the benefits of one of their first freemium carriers in the country. Let’s take a look at how FreedomPop is planning their first steps into the UK.

CEO Stephen Seras and the rest of the crew at FreedomPop are starting a soft launch into the UK market with a SIM card based alpha testing program. Subscribers that are admitted to the program will be given access to the basic FreedomPop plan: 200 minutes, 200 texts, and 200 MB of data all completely free. These parameters are similar at their core to the most basic paid plans in the country. CEO Stephen Stokols once said that you “can’t beat free” and his words will be put to the test in the notoriously competitive UK marketplace. Right now COO Seras says that FreedomPop is aiming at a full launch with the hope of reaching one million customers within the next 18 months. While these goals are certainly ambitious, they aren’t remotely impossible.

FreedomPop is also launching the Jetsetter program which will be available for usage in 17 countries when completely launched. Jetsetter is an expansion upon the base FreedomPop mobile plan that allows for an additional 100 MB of roaming data. The plan is geared toward those that spent plenty of time on the road and traveling across Europe. The plan would enhance an area of need for people who want to take advantage of the free mobile network.

It isn’t all free plans at the FreedomPop table, however. For those that want to pay to expand to more fully functional plans those will be available. There is a $13 and $18 plan that sharply increases the amount of text, data, and talk as well as a $20 plan that allows users to use unlimited of everything. These numbers are competitive with even the most cost friendly carriers on the market.

Mobile wireless services provide high-speed internet connection access to their customers from arbitrary locations. Today, services are no longer being offered like they used to a few years back. Technology advancement has played a tremendous role in diversifying service offering platforms to ensure cheaper and more accessible services to the end user. Mobile wireless uses wireless technology to broadcast internet signals everywhere. Contrary to when the technology began operating, nowadays, the connection speed has been increased significantly. Providers have installed high-speed servers in different places to ensure that users do not experience low connection speeds.

In the event that the user is also roaming on a different network, the connectivity has also been improved to an enormous extent. Because of the servers, contrary to before, the connection does not get interrupted when someone enters a building. What has made these services very attractive is the fact that they are even cheaper when compared to traditional services being offered by telecommunication companies. There is nothing as irritating as slow internet to many people, and that is why they will very quickly become loyal to a provider that offers a fast connection. At the end of the day, what we are all after is cheaper and better service.

One company that has brought ripples to traditional giant telecommunication companies is FreedomPop. This company was founded on the precepts that internet connection should be available and affordable to anyone. It offers free wi-fi plans to customers per month while giving them the chance to upgrade to unlimited access for only $5 per month. What has made this start up a phenomenal one is the fact that many people did not think that it would go this far. Many were associating it with the caliber of startups that make a lot of noise about how awesome their services are until they close business.

FreedomPop is not only in America. This company has also spread its wings in the UK. It has started with a sim-card connection service that is giving users free 200 minutes talk time to any network, free 200MB data as well as 200 text messages. Judging by the way things look, it will take a good share of the UK market as well.

FreedomPop does not take fear the big sharks; if anything, it is them who fear this company. Plans are underway to roll out the unlimited wi-fi service to all parts of the country. Talk about bringing affordable, fast internet to every mobile device. Because over 75% of the total web users are mobile device owners, this company has a dazzling future indeed.

Recent research shows that even the biggest number of online shoppers nowadays is mobile device oriented. Being a success so far, FreedomPop can only be expected to grow and offer better services. It has so far put the necessary infrastructure in place to be able to achieve that. The world is also very receptive to services being offered phenomenally nowadays. No one wants to be associated with analog services. Everyone wants to be involved in the best company offering the most phenomenal services.