The reliability of MetroPCS cell phones depends on the location in which the phone is used; for example, Los Angeles has poorer network quality than Boston, according to a 2012 report by PC Magazine. MetroPCS is a United States cell phone carrier that focuses on low-cost phones and network capacity.
MetroPCS was founded in 1994 by Roger D Lindquist. It provides prepaid cell phone plans that include talking, texting and data on the nationwide 4G LTE. As of 2015, the carrier is owned by and T Mobile and uses its network. Metro PCS includes all taxes and fees in its quoted price and does not required customers to sign a two-year contract.