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  • 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...
  • 5/13/14 5:59 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...
  • 4/1/14 10:00 am EDT

    Virgin Mobile's first 4G LTE broadband device now available

    WARREN, N.J. & SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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...
  • 9/27/13 2:19 pm EDT
    Virgin Mobile USA today announced it will offer iPhone 5s, the most forward-thinking smartphone in the world, and iPhone 5c, the most colorful iPhone yet, without a contract to customers beginning on Tuesday, October 1.For more information please visit: www.virginmobileusa.com/iphone/ For more information on iPhone, please visit: www.apple.com/iphone more...
  • 9/13/13 2:55 pm EDT
    High Performing Supreme Joins Virgin Mobile USA
    Virgin Mobile USA has added the oh so powerful Supreme™, a 4G LTE smartphone that packs inmany of today’s must-have features including the latest version of Android™ 4.1.2. Jelly Bean. This device is priced at $299.99 and is available online only with Virgin Mobile’s no-contract Beyond Talk monthly unlimited data and messaging plans starting at $35.With up to 15 hours of talk time, the class-leading battery life on Supreme means you can click, call, play games or watch videos longer thanmore...
  • 9/13/13 2:49 pm EDT
    AWE Joins Virgin Mobile USA!
    Virgin Mobile USA has added AWE™ to its evolving device line up, a budget-friendlydevice that offers a sleek design and seriously smart features. AWE™ is a full-featured Android 4.1 device with a 4.0” capacitive touch screen display and 5.0 MP camera.  This device is available on our Virgin Mobile’s Beyond Talk  no-contract plans offering customers unlimited data and messaging starting at $35. Customers can always stay connected with their friends and family with GPS,more...
  • 12/20/12 9:00 am EST

    Lady Gaga and Virgin Mobile to Drive Awareness of Youth Homelessness in LGBT Communities

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Mobile USA announced today that it is extending its award-winning relationship with Lady Gaga, and will be presenting her 2013 Born This Way Ball tour in North America. Through the partnership, Virgin Mobile will educate concert-goers on the issue of youth homelessness, calling on fans to step up to support both its Re*Generation program, which focuses on the issue, and Lady Gaga’s youth empowerment organization, Born This Waymore...
  • 10/16/12 10:00 am EDT

    Jack White, Skrillex, M83, NAS, ZZ Top, Santigold, Alabama Shakes and a dozen more played the largest annual free music event in the country, which this year broke its charity donation record

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thanks to the 50,000 people in attendance at the 2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest presented by LG, a record-breaking $250,000 was raised for Virgin Mobile USA’s initiative The Re*Generation, to address the needs of homeless youth. Last year’s FreeFest raised enough money to help build a Re*Gen youth homeless shelter in Washington, D.C., run by Sasha Bruce. The Re*Gen House will open later this fall. Funds raised this year will go towardmore...
  • 8/3/12 2:44 pm EDT

    Select Virgin Mobile followers on Twitter tapped to announce the line-up

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Mobile USA today made the long-anticipated announcement that Virgin Mobile FreeFest Presented by LG, the largest free festival of its kind in the world, will return to Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md., on Saturday, Oct. 6. “For years, Virgin Mobile FreeFest has grown to become one of the cornerstone memories of summer,” said Ron Faris, head of Brand Marketing, Virgin Mobile USA. “And I’m proud to say that now more thanmore...
  • 7/22/12 11:24 am EDT
    Virgin Mobile USA -- the no-contract wireless service that introduced its “Higher Calling” promise to customers earlier this year and which recently launched the iPhone with unlimited data and messaging plans starting at $30 per month -- has once again  received the highest ranking in the  J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Wireless Customer Care Non-Contract Study, this time for Volume 2, released Thursday.  According to J.D. Power and Associates, Virgin Mobile USA’s overall indexmore...

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