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  • 12/16/14 10:00 am EST

    First Lumia Windows Phone for Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA launches on Dec. 23 on no-contract plans; available Jan. 16 for Sprint postpaid customers

    IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint and Microsoft will proudly showcase a renewed partnership with the announcement of Lumia 635 arriving across multiple Sprint brands beginning with Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile on Dec. 23. It will be available on Jan. 16 to Sprint postpaid customers. This is the first Windows Phone 8.1 smartphone to launch on Sprint’s network and the first Lumia Windows Phone available to Sprint’s prepaid customers. Both Boost Mobile andmore...
  • 12/3/14 10:00 am EST
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nearly 60 percent of consumers plan to purchase gift cards – the top item on consumers’ shopping lists – this year, according to Accenture’s 2014 Holiday Shopping Survey1. Just in time for the holiday gift-giving season, Boost Mobile and Sprint customers can easily purchase and send eGift cards to their friends and family right from the Boost Mobile Wallet and Sprint Money Express applications. Boost Mobile Wallet and Sprintmore...
  • 9/3/14 11:00 am EDT

    New plans reduce prices and double the amount of high-speed data for customers

    IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Actions speak louder than words and Boost Mobile has always been a trailblazer in the wireless industry, making bold and disruptive moves to help consumers get more for their money. Today, Boost Mobile introduces “Data Boost Plans,” which reduce Boost’s monthly prices by $5 and double the amount of high-speed data customers receive. Boost changed the wireless game in 2009 with the launch of the flat-rate $50 Monthly Unlimitedmore...
  • 8/19/14 9:00 am EDT
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sharp selected Sprint (NYSE:S) to launch its first AQUOS wireless phone available in the United States, Sharp AQUOS® Crystal. This launch marks a monumental step in the Sprint and SoftBank merger by bringing this device to SoftBank in Japan and Sprint and its prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA, as the exclusive U.S. carriers for this groundbreaking device. AQUOS Crystal breaks the mold ofmore...
  • 6/17/14 2:27 pm EDT

    Latest waterproof, dust-proof and drop-proof
    Kyocera smartphone launches with Enhanced 4G LTE
    and can handle summer fun without a contract

    Sharp selected Sprint (NYSE:S) to launch its first AQUOS wireless phone available in the United States, Sharp AQUOS® Crystal. This launch marks a monumental step in the Sprint and SoftBank merger by bringing this device to SoftBank in Japan and Sprint and its prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA, as the exclusive U.S. carriers for this groundbreaking device. AQUOS Crystal breaks the mold ofmore...
  • 6/13/14 2:51 pm EDT
    How many times have you been at the lake, the beach or pool and had a mishap with your phone? Our daily lives get much busier during summertime, but you don't even need to leave your front door to put your favorite gadget at risk of drops, dunks, drool, scrapes, scuffles and scratches.Just in time for Summer, Boost Mobile will offer the Kyocera Hydro Icon waterproof, dust-proof and drop-proof 3G/4G LTE/Enhanced LTE Android™ smartphone, without a contract[1] beginning June 17th, priced at $149.more...
  • 6/2/14 4:00 pm EDT
    IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boost Mobile unveils its latest digital campaign today featuring NBA player Anthony Davis and highlights the company’s commitment to offer the latest smart phones including the Samsung Galaxy S®5. The digital campaign includes two spots starring Davis, with the first spot, ‘Sushi’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWB16LrfwcY, airing today. Sushi features Davis as a sushi chef who overhears a customer’s story,more...
  • 5/28/14 5:47 pm EDT

    New Boost Mobile advertising campaign puts the choice of Boost’s new spokesperson in the hands of the people

    IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boost Mobile and celebrity ‘coaches’ Ice-T and Luis Guzman kick off Boost Mobile’s “Spokesbattle” today, a humorous, interactive, reality TV-style campaign that puts two people against each other and lets consumers vote to determine who will be the next Boost Mobile Spokesperson. Created by 180LA as a play on popular reality talent competitions, the campaign invites Boost Mobile’s fan base to participate in themore...
  • 5/19/14 10:00 am EDT

    Newest Smartphone Available on Sprint’s Prepaid Brands Beginning May 19th

    IRVINE, Calif. & WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boost Mobile and celebrity ‘coaches’ Ice-T and Luis Guzman kick off Boost Mobile’s “Spokesbattle” today, a humorous, interactive, reality TV-style campaign that puts two people against each other and lets consumers vote to determine who will be the next Boost Mobile Spokesperson. Created by 180LA as a play on popular reality talent competitions, the campaign invites Boost Mobile’s fan base to participate in themore...
  • 5/13/14 5:55 pm EDT

    With An Experience That Puts You In Control,
    LG Volt Offers Lightning Fast Features To Speed You Through Your Day

    LG Electronics–the maker of the acclaimed LG G2 smartphone, LG G Pad 8.3 tablet and innovative curved LG G Flex smartphone – today announced that the new LG Volt is powering its way to no contract Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA as the first high-speed Enhanced LTE-capable device for the two Sprint prepaid brands.   Both Boost and Virgin Mobile offer flexible unlimited service options with no long-term contracts.Starting May 12, LG Volt will be available online at http://www.more...