What's what with T-Mobile's 'free' Netflix plan

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Instead, you must move to the latest two-line or more T-Mobile One plans.

"Through an exclusive new partnership with Netflix, T-Mobile One family plans will now come with Netflix-at absolutely no extra charge. anyone with two or more qualifying T-Mobile One lines can get Netflix on us", T-Mobile announced today.

Are there any caveats? .

To get Netflix for free on your T-Mobile plan, you are required to have at least two or more line active.

If you already subscribe to Netflix Standard, T-Mobile will cover your cost from September 12 onwards. Customers who tweet their favourite quotes, GIFs or memes from Netflix series can win smartphones, T-Mobile and Netflix promotional gifts and a grand prize of tickets to the premier of the new series of "Stranger Things" by Netflix. When someone signs up for what T-Mobile is calling "Netflix on Us", they will be given a website to go to where they can link their Netflix account with their T-Mobile plan. People with two or more lines from recent promotions are covered, however. It's worth noting that if you're an existing Netflix customer, it may take 1-2 Netflix billing cycles for your billing to transfer to your T-Mobile bill. Three lines cost $140 per month while four lines cost $160 per month. T-Mobile suggests that they will give the user Netflix Standard 2-screen (up to $9.99/mo. value). Chief Executive Officer John Legere announced the offer, an exclusive in the USA, in a video Wednesday.

In addition, T-Mobile is throwing a Netflix "Meme-a-thon" on Twitter. These are T-Mobile One's unlimited plans, which now costs a couple $120 a month, while a family of four pays $160, with all taxes and fees included.

Much like what T-Mobile's "unlimited" data has offered for the past couple years, fine print matters. You can of course watch Netflix in full-quality using your home internet. He said that the investment will work out for T-Mobile in terms of customer and revenue growth.

How does this compare to other carriers?

T-Mobile made a point to have multiple executives point out that there is "no catch" to the offer during the media event.

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