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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...
  • 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...
  • 7/30/14 8:30 am EDT

    Make it yours: Virgin Mobile’s first family plan offers the ability to build, share, control and manage plans for up to five lines without a contract

    Virgin Mobile Custom to be available exclusively at 1,800 Walmart stores beginning Aug. 9

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Just in time for the back-to-school season, Virgin Mobile USA introduces Virgin Mobile Custom™, a no-annual-contract offer with unique parental controls and the ability for customers to build personally tailored rate plans. Virgin Mobile Custom will be available exclusively to Walmart customers at select stores beginning Saturday, Aug. 9. With the Virgin Mobile Custom personalized experience, no one plan is the same: customers can choose from amore...
  • 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 Virgin Mobile USA announced today the availability of the stunning and innovative Samsung Galaxy S® 5. Perfect for those with an active and dynamic lifestyle, this device contains premium features and is priced at $599.99, available with Boost and Virgin Mobile’s enhanced 4G LTE1 with flexible unlimited2 service options and no long-term contracts. “As we continue to grow our device line to fit the needs of ourmore...
  • 11/18/13 9:30 am EST
    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Mobile USA, a leader in the no-contract wireless industry, has added the HTC Desire® to its growing family of 4G LTE devices. Available today for $279.99, this smartphone enables consumers to enjoy superior experience along with Virgin Mobile’s no-contract1 Beyond Talk plans starting at $35 a month with unlimited data & messaging2. “HTC Desire is a sleek smartphone designed to deliver an unforgettable experiencemore...
  • 7/18/13 9:00 am EDT

    Slim, lightweight LG Optimus F3 delivers high-speed performance, robust multitasking capabilities and long-lasting battery for creative collaboration and expression

    ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. & WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LG Electronics and Virgin Mobile USA announced that the LG Optimus F3 smartphone is available today from Virgin Mobile for $179.99 when purchased with a Beyond Talk™ monthly no-contract plan which offers unlimited data and messaging1 starting at $35 per month2. This dynamic device features powerful performance, an advanced user experience and long battery life to provide exceptionalmore...
  • 5/21/13 10:15 am EDT
    IRVINE, Calif. & WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint’s industry-leading prepaid brands Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA – along with Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) – will add Samsung Galaxy S® III to both brands’ expansive lineups of smartphone devices. Launching in June, the high-end Android smartphone will operate on the Sprint 3G and 4G LTE networks, with 4G LTE available to Boost and Virgin Mobile customers in 88 markets. Pricing information will bemore...
  • 2/25/13 9:30 am EST

    4G LTE Speed With the Value of No-Contract Plans

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Given the ongoing demand from consumers for speed, power and value in wireless, Virgin Mobile USA is now offering 4G LTE1 service to its No-Contract customers. Virgin Mobile adds Galaxy Victory™ 4G LTE from Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile), the No. 1 mobile phone provider in the United States and the No. 1 smartphone provider worldwide2, to its all-smartphone lineup. Savvy speed enthusiasts will enjoy the cutting-edgemore...
  • 11/15/12 11:28 am EST

    Award-winning Android with Beyond Talk unlimited data and messaging plans that start at $35/month are ideal alternative to postpaid offers

    WARREN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Answering customers’ demands for more high-end Androids and 4G access, Virgin Mobile USA steps in with its familiar “Higher Calling” promise to deliver the ultra-thin and award-winning Samsung Galaxy S® II 4G from Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile), the No. 1 mobile phone provider in the United States1. It pairs up for amazing value with Virgin Mobile’s Beyond Talk unlimited data and messaging plans2 that start at $35 permore...
  • 9/6/12 12:09 pm EDT

    New Galaxy Smartphone is Available for Pre-Order Today with Virgin Mobile’s Beyond Talk Unlimited Data & Messaging Plans Starting at $35 per Month

    WARREN, N.J. & DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Finally! Samsung Galaxy Reverb™, the first Samsung Galaxy offered on Virgin Mobile USA, is available for pre-order today in preparation for its official online arrival on Sept. 19 for $249.99. Following its online debut, Galaxy Reverb will then roll out to thousands of Virgin Mobile retailers nationwide, including the new Virgin Mobile-branded stores recently launched in Chicago. Pre-ordering for this feature-packed Android™-more...