Want a year of unlimited talk, text, and data for only a dollar? Virgin Mobile is offering just that, but there are a few catches.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 22, 2017
Sprint is slated to release an upgraded Samsung Galaxy J3 on Jan. 6, 2017, under the Emerge moniker. The Galaxy J3 Emerge will be bumped to a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of storage.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 20, 2016
Virgin and Boost Mobile subscribers in need of a budget phone can get a sweet deal out of the Alcatel Dawn. The phone comes with the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow preinstalled at a tempting price.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 11, 2016
Boost and Virgin Mobile prepaid carriers broadened their offer of affordable devices with the LG K3. The phone is not a technological marvel, but it features a competitive price and decent specs for standard tasks.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 18, 2016
Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile are launching a trio of smartphones that are each priced under $230. The lineup includes the 5-inch Hydro REACH by Kyocera, the 5.7-inch LG Stylo 2 and the 5.5-inch Samsung Galaxy J7.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 17, 2016
Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile have announced they will offer the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. They join all four major U.S. carriers in offering Samsung's new handsets.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 7, 2016
MegaBots, Inc. has the goal of having two huge robots battle as an international sport. The idea will be pitched onstage at the Venetian luxury hotel on Friday, Jan. 8 to Virgin Group founder and investor Sir Richard Branson.
Robotics January 6, 2016
After T-Mobile made waves with its 'Music Freedom,' rival carriers are now heating up the competition. Boost Mobile just launched its first unlimited streaming offer, while Virgin Mobile expanded its existing offer to include more supported services.
Internet December 10, 2015
Sprint’s prepaid arm has now started offering Apple’s flagship iPhones five months after dropping the devices from its carrier offerings.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 3, 2015
Motorola confirms that the latest Moto G 2015 will be available from U.S. Cellular and Virgin Mobile in the coming months. The handset is currently offered by Motorola, Best Buy and Amazon.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 31, 2015
Virgin Mobile has slashed the prices of various smartphones, allowing for significant savings. The Lumia 635, for instance, is now $60 off, wile the LG G Volt is $100 off.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 27, 2015
Best Buy is now offering Virgin Mobile-Nokia Lumia 635 for sale at $39.99 without contract.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 2, 2015
The U.S. budget carrier gives more for less with new data plans for single and shared users.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 16, 2015
Virgin Mobile has stopped selling iPhones via its online store. The Sprint subsidiary and biggest prepaid carrier in the United States is the first wireless carrier to sell iPhones and then discontinue sales. It is unclear why Virgin Mobile decided to split from Apple, although we have a few guesses.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 23, 2015
Prepaid wireless plans just got a lot more attractive after T-Mobile and Virgin Mobile deliver new features to cultivate their pay-as-you-go bases. T-Mobile lowers the cost of its pay-as-you-go plans and Virgin Mobile brings data sharing to the prepaid realm.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 26, 2015
Virgin Mobile unveiled a data share plan for prepaid users, which is the first in the industry. The company is also giving users the option to change the amount of data that each member has access to on the fly.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 17, 2015
The big four mobile carriers control the mobile market in the U.S., but that doesn't mean they're the only options. Here are the top five carriers in the U.S. that aren't the big four.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 26, 2014
The Lumia 635 arrives on Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile, making it available on all of Sprint's brands. The Windows Phone can be purchased for $100 and without a contract.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 23, 2014
Sprint will soon offer the Microsoft Lumia 635 to its prepaid customers on Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile, and to Sprint postpaid customers in early January. The handset will retail for $99.99 off-contract.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 16, 2014
Virgin Mobile rolls out a $20 plan that allows users to connect to the Internet over Wi-Fi. The plan also includes talk time of 300 minutes and unlimited texting.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 7, 2014
Virgin Mobile, a Sprint subsidiary, now offers unlimited calling plans for $20 a month. The prepaid calling plans will compete in Wal-Mart stores, alongside prepaid plans powered by T-Mobile.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 20, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy S5 can now be purchased off-contract and in prepaid form from Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile. The smartphone is being offered for $599.99 from both carriers.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 20, 2014
Virgin Mobile Australia had a network outage on May 3, leaving millions of its customers without service. Disgruntled customers took to social media to vent out their frustrations over the telco's poor customer service.
Business May 6, 2014