Best answer: No, Mint Mobile doesn’t offer 5G support in its plans. Some users, however, are reporting 5G connectivity with T-Mobile 5G compatible phones and Mint Mobile is selling 5G capable phones on its site.
- LTE service on T-Mobile’s network: Mint Mobile (From $15 per month at Mint Mobile)
- T-Mobile 5G service: Google Fi (From $20 per month at Google Fi)
- 5G capable and available unlocked: Samsung Galaxy S20 ($1000 at Best Buy)
Thank the T-Mobile network
Mint Mobile is based on the T-Mobile network and currently uses the full LTE network for its phones. While many T-Mobile based MVNOs have started to offer 5G connectivity to customers with compatible phones on the nationwide 600MHz 5G network (Google Fi is an MVNO that uses T-Mobile’s network and has already begun to enable 5G on compatible phones), Mint Mobile has yet to make that commitment.
There is no doubt that Mint Mobile…