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T-Mobile Targets Verizon Subscribers With Hulu Subscription

launched an onslaught of promotions this holiday season, starting first with its offer to give customers a $200 bill credit (in addition to the usual $650 per line it offers for new customers) if they switched to the UnCarrier.

Source: T-Mobile.

T-Mobile launched an onslaught of promotions this holiday season, starting first with its offer to give Sprint customers a $200 bill credit (in addition to the usual $650 per line it offers for new customers) if they switched to the UnCarrier.

Additionally, T-Mobile tried to ruin AT&T 's holiday season by offering a 128 GB iPhone 6s for just $649.99, the same price the carrier sells the 16GB version for) to AT&T subscribers if they switched to T-Mobile. AT&T customers also get 50% off of accessories in T-Mobile stores, up to $125 off of accessories priced over $70.

But last week, T-Mobile set its sights on Verizon Communications customers, giving them a free, year-long subscription to Hulu if they switched. Additionally, Verizon customers will get the same 50% off in-store accessories that AT&T customers receive. The deal is only available through December 17, and compared to the offers for Sprint and AT&T customers, it seems a bit light.

Promoting Binge On

T-Mobile CEO John Legere said in a press release:

While Verizon spends billions of dollars on TV ads screaming that

T-Mobile can't compete with Verizon's vast network, so it's targeting the carrier's customers with Binge On instead. But Verizon customers have likely chosen the carrier because they want the most robust network available, and they're probably not going to jump ship just for a Hulu subscription.

Source: RootMetrics.

But what Verizon and other carriers need to watch out for is T-Mobile's ability add so many customers, quarter after quarter. If T-Mobile's able to keep this up, it won't be long before AT&T and Verizon will have to start seriously combating T-Mobile's offers. AT&T has already said it won't chase customers , but it's only a matter of time before it may have face T-Mobile head-on. Once that starts happening, Verizon may not be too far behind.

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