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Boost Mobile to Offer Unlimited Talk & Text for As Low As $30 a Month for a Limited Time

Talk & Text Unlimited Shrinks from $45 to as low as $30 a Month

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Thursday, March 22, 2012 9:10 am EDT

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IRVINE, Calif.
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"With the price of gas nearing $5 across the nation, Boost is launching an affordable monthly option for customers looking for basic calling options on a dependable nationwide network"

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boost Mobile, a leader in the no-contract wireless industry with award-winning service plans, will introduce a Talk & Text Unlimited plan with monthly payments that shrink to an industry best of $30 a month. This limited-time offer is available in all Boost Mobile retail locations from March 29 through May 31 with three Boost Mobile phones –LG Rumor Reflex™, Motorola Theory™ and Sanyo Innuendo from Kyocera.

Similar to other monthly unlimited plans offered by Boost Mobile, the Talk & Text Unlimited plan provides customers the opportunity to be rewarded for simply making on-time payments. For every six on-time payments, customers will see their monthly payment shrink by $5, eventually getting down to as low as $30 a month for unlimited nationwide talk and text. Payments do not need to be consecutive to qualify for these saving milestones.

“With the price of gas nearing $5 across the nation, Boost is launching an affordable monthly option for customers looking for basic calling options on a dependable nationwide network,” said Andre Smith, vice president-Boost Mobile. “Customers can enhance this plan with unlimited calling to Mexico for an additional $5 a month, delivering unlimited talk and text to the U.S. and Mexico for as low as $35 a month – the wireless industry’s best value to meet these challenging times.”

Customers who activate on the offer during the promotional period will continue to keep the promotional plan as long as the account is active.

International Connect

Boost Mobile offers the most competitive wireless calling plans to Mexico and other international destinations with unlimited calling and texting to Mexico for as low as $5 a month when added to a monthly unlimited plan. Boost Mobile’s $10 International Connect Plus includes unlimited calling to 35 international destinations in addition to all of Mexico. The $10 International Connect Plus also offers greatly reduced mobile and landline rates to more than 200 destinations, including $0.15 a minute to mobile lines in Mexico.

LG Rumor Reflex

LG Rumor Reflex™ is Boost Mobile’s newest handset available on March 29 for $79.99 (excluding taxes) at exclusive retail stores, select independent wireless dealer locations across the country and at www.BoostMobile.com with free shipping. LG Rumor Reflex will be available next month at retail outlets nationwide. The device has eco-friendly attributes and boasts a 3-inch WQVGA touchscreen, full QWERTY keyboard, 2MP camera and camcorder, built-in GPS and a microSD card slot supporting up to 32GB.

Motorola Theory

A candy-bar QWERTY device, Motorola Theory™ is priced at $59.99 (excluding taxes) and offers consumers a sleek handset at an affordable price. Key features of Theory include a high-finish premium design, threaded messaging, Web and email access, Bluetooth® technology and 2.4-inch QVGA.

Sanyo Innuendo from Kyocera

Sanyo Innuendo from Kyocera is a QWERTY fold phone sporting an elegant, high-gloss black and silver finish that comes to life with a unique external glow-thru dial pad and sub-display outside and a vivid 2.8-inch, WQVGA internal display. Innuendo, priced at $79.99 (excluding taxes), is the successor to the Sanyo Incognito, Boost’s best-selling CDMA Series device to date, providing a larger screen and a higher-resolution, 3.2MP camera.

About Boost Mobile

Boost Mobile, one of Sprint’s prepaid brands and recently recognized by J.D. Power and Associates as “Highest Ranked in Purchase Experience Among Non-Contract Wireless Providers,” offers wireless phones and services with no long-term contracts. Boost Mobile redefines value for wireless consumers with its Monthly Unlimited with Shrinking Payments no-contract service, where the longer you stay the less you pay with on-time payments for unlimited voice, text messaging, Web, email and calls to 411. Boost Mobile offers nationwide service on the Nationwide Sprint Network, reaching more than 280 million people, and on the Nextel National Network, reaching more than 278 million people, with no activation or long-distance fees. Boost Mobile offers a selection of quality handsets from LG, Motorola, Research In Motion (RIM), Samsung, Sanyo and ZTE, ranging from entry-level to Android™ smartphone devices available nationwide at nearly 20,000 major retail stores, including Best Buy, RadioShack, Target, Family Dollar, Walgreens and Walmart, Sprint retail stores, independent wireless dealer locations, and on HSN, a leading TV home shopping network. Re-Boost® Cards are available at approximately 100,000 locations throughout the United States. Experience Boost Mobile on the Web at Facebook and Twitter; and purchase products at www.boostmobile.com.

Contact:

Boost Mobile
Danielle Babbington, 949-748-3418
Danielle.Babbington@sprint.com