Google Fi Stories November 21
Following the Google Store, Google Fi’s Black Friday takes $300 off the Pixel 7 Pro for both new (number port in required) and existing MVNO subscribers.
Google Fi Stories November 16
“Unlimited Plus” is Google Fi’s top tier and the MVNO is now adding one year of free YouTube Premium as a subscription perk.
Google Fi Stories October 12
Buying a Pixel 7 at Best Buy will get you free Google Fi through 2022
Besides detailing a new Virtual Carrier Network approach, Google Fi today also announced another way to get free service until the end of 2022 by buying a Pixel 6a, 7, or 7 Pro at Best Buy.
Google Fi Stories October 2
Some Google Maps Local Guides are being offered Google Fi service for free
Google Maps reviews can sometimes earn you perks, and currently, some Local Guides are being offered Google Fi service free of charge.
Google Fi Stories September 28
Google Fi lets Unlimited Plus subscribers add free lines for the rest of 2022
Following a similar offer to attract former subscribers, Google Fi is letting those on Unlimited Plus add free lines at “no additional cost for the rest of 2022.”
Google Fi Stories September 21
In a bid to get ex-subscribers to rejoin, Google Fi is offering free cellular service “for the rest of 2022.”
Google Fi Stories September 9
Pixel 6 and 6 Pro are sold out at the Google Fi store [U]
Rather surprisingly, the Pixel 6 is no longer available for purchase from the Google Fi store, while the MVNO variant is not consistently in stock at the US Google Store.
Google Fi Stories September 8
Google Fi Stories August 22
[Update: Fixed] RCS won’t connect on mobile data for some Fi Pixel users with Android 13
Some Google Fi customers cannot get RCS to connect on their Pixel phones after installing Android 13. That said, this does not appear to be a widespread issue.
Google Fi Stories August 18
Google Fi, the company’s competitor to Mint and Visible, is preparing for the upcoming launch of the Pixel Watch, making it the first smartwatch supported by the carrier.
Google Fi Stories June 21
Activating Google Fi at Best Buy comes with a $100 bill credit for the next month
Best Buy has sold Google Fi SIM cards since 2019, and a monthlong promo sees new in-store or online activations come with a $100 bill credit.
Google Fi Stories June 17
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Google Fi Stories April 8
Google Fi is officially updating all three of its plans with some much-needed changes that make the service more competitive, with the two Unlimited offerings seeing the biggest improvements.
Google Fi Stories March 4
Google Fi Stories February 23
Galaxy S22 series doesn’t support eSIM on Google Fi, may be coming in a ‘future update’
The Galaxy S22 ships with its eSIM feature enabled in the United States, and that’s good news for Google Fi, as a coming update will allow the carrier to work without a physical card on Samsung’s latest flagships.
Google Fi Stories February 8
Google Fi Stories January 17
How to contact Google support and give product feedback
No Google app on Android or iOS is without bugs and issues. Fortunately, there’s a way you can contact support and leave feedback for Google app developers. Follow this guide to learn how.
Google Fi Stories December 24, 2021
Google Fi’s year-end gift for subscribers is a $10 Play Store credit [U: Steps for ‘Ineligible’]
Since its inception, Google has given Fi members a holiday gift. For 2021, the “year-end gift” is simply $10 in Google Play credit that can be redeemed from the Fi app.
Google Fi Stories November 21, 2021
Google Fi Stories October 29, 2021
Google Fi Stories October 28, 2021
Google Fi Stories October 21, 2021
Google Fi Stories August 21, 2021
For the past few years, Google’s MVNO has long offered a built-in virtual private network as part of its monthly subscription. The Google Fi VPN is now rolling out to iPhone users.
Google Fi Stories August 17, 2021
Google Fi’s Phone subscription gets you a Pixel 5a, device protection for $15/month
Google Fi Stories August 16, 2021
The Google Fi app this evening featured an inadvertent reference to the “Pixel 5a (5G).” This leak indirectly revealed how much Google’s upcoming phone will cost, and that it will be available for purchase as part of the MVNO’s “Phone subscription” program.
Last week, Google Fi started selling Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip 3 with a notable $400 credit that goes towards your monthly bill. With that new addition, the Google MVNO also changed its promotion eligibility terms to allow old Fi subscribers to take advantage of deals meant for “new” customers.
Google Fi Stories August 11, 2021
Following the Pixel 5 and 4a 5G at the end of last month, Google Fi has stopped selling the $349 Pixel 4a today. It went out of stock earlier this week and has since been delisted.
Google Fi Stories July 30, 2021
An ongoing issue with Google Fi sees some subscribers unable to call poison control in certain scenarios. The company is aware of the problem and actively investigating.
Google Fi Stories July 27, 2021
Google Fi Stories May 29, 2021
Google Fi sends out random, garbled text message to iPhone subscribers
The experience of using an iPhone on Fi has come a long way from when it was not officially supported but still worked during the “Project” days to today, where it’s advertised (though 5G does not yet work). That said, iPhone owners on Google Fi yesterday received a random text message yesterday, but there should be nothing to worry about.
Google Fi Stories May 17, 2021
Visible subscribers can now call Google Fi numbers after two-week issue
At the start of May, Visible customers noticed that they weren’t able to call those on Google Fi. This issue with the Verizon MVNO has now been resolved in a rather unexpected issue for this day and age.
Google Fi Stories May 12, 2021
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[Update: Rolled out] Google Fi for iPhone adds Face/Touch ID ‘Privacy Screen’ to protect voicemails
On iOS, Fi subscribers can check their voicemail through the companion app. An update to Google Fi earlier this week introduces a new “Privacy Screen” feature to lock those messages and other sensitive information with Face or Touch ID.
Google Fi Stories April 1, 2021
Google Fi Stories March 31, 2021
Google Fi MMS issue sees group message replies sent as individual texts
An issue with Google Fi group messaging sees MMS replies annoyingly being sent as individual texts. The problem emerged over the past day with both iPhone and Android subscribers affected.
Google Fi Stories March 10, 2021
Google Fi Stories March 1, 2021
Pixel 4a 5G is $449 on the Google Store, up to $200 off for new Fi customers
Last week, the first Pixel 5a rumors emerged revealing an existing design. The familiar device in question is now down to $449 on the Google Store with the Fi MVNO bringing back a past Pixel 4a 5G promotion.
Google Fi Stories February 18, 2021
Google Fi adds new Motorola phones, running introductory ‘Unlimited’ plan promo
Motorola offers the most affordable phones on Google’s MVNO with a trio of devices launching this week. Google Fi is also introducing a promo where new Unlimited plan customers can get 50% off their first three months of service.
Google Fi Stories February 9, 2021
Google’s MVNO has offered a virtual private network since the service had “project” in its name. As part of Safer Internet Day, the Google Fi VPN will soon be available for iPhone subscribers.
Google Fi Stories February 8, 2021
Google Fi Stories January 19, 2021
Google Fi Stories January 14, 2021