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Rumor: Sprint may combine Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile to form “Sprint Freedom”

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SoftBank, the owner of Sprint, is reportedly working on acquiring T-Mobile in 2014. Sprint owns the pre-paid wireless companies Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. Now there is a new rumor that Sprint will be combining Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile to create a single service called “Sprint Freedom.”

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Virgin Mobile Announces Awe For $99.99

Virgin Mobile Awe
Virgin Mobile has announced a new 3G smartphone called the Virgin Mobile Awe.  The Awe will be available for $99.99 and it is manufactured by ZTE.  The Awe is powered by Android 4.1, a 4-inch touch screen, and a 1.2GHz processor.  The Awe has a 1,650mAh battery that offers a talk time of 11.2 hours.  The Awe also has a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera that can record 720p video.  It also has 1GB of RAM, 4GB of ROM, Bluetooth v4.0, and expandable memory of up to 32GB.

[Source: CNET]

Virgin Mobile Is Now Selling The Water Resistant ZTE Reef Smartphone For $149.99

ZTE Reef
Virgin Mobile has started selling the ZTE Reef for a price of $149.99 without a contract.  This phone can be used on the Beyond Talk plan, which costs around $35 per month with unlimited data and texting.  The ZTE Reef has a 4-inch display, 5-megapixel rear camera, 1-megapixel front-facing camera, a 1GHz single core processor, 9 hours of talk time, a 3G connection, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, and microSD card slot.  The ZTE Reef can be used in 3 feet underwater for over 30 minutes.
[Source: The Droid Guy]

LG Optimus F3 Arrives On Virgin Mobile

LG Optimus F3
The LG Optimus F3 has now arrived on Virgin Mobile, according to UberGizmo.  It costs only $179.99 if you set up a Beyond Talk monthly no-contract plan for unlimited data and message from $35 each month.  The LG Optimus F3 supports 4G LTE networks, a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, an LED Home Button, a 2,460 mAh battery, a 5-megapixel rear camera, a front-facing camera, and a 4″ IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 2.

Virgin Mobile Is Now Selling The Samsung Galaxy S II

Virgin Mobile is now selling the Samsung Galaxy II 4G smartphone.  This phone is the predecessor to the Galaxy S III smartphone.  4G access on the Virgin Mobile network will start at $35 per month.  The Galaxy S II 4G smartphone will be available in the colors titanium and white.

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Virgin Mobile To Get The iPhone 5

Three major U.S. telecommunications companies started selling the iPhone 5 on September 21st.  The prepaid carrier Cricket and several other regional carriers started selling the iPhone 5 on September 28th.  Sprint subsidiary Virgin Mobile has been quiet about what they were planning on doing for the iPhone 5 though.

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WATCH: Doug Pitt Goes Viral

Brad Pitt has been a Hollywood star for around 25 years. Many people do not know that he has a brother named Doug, who is now the spokesman for Virgin Mobile. Doug runs a family computer business in southwest Missouri. Doug is passionate about philanthropy.

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Virgin Mobile Prepaid iPhone Plans To Start At $30 Per Month


I have been paying over $100 per month to use my iPhone on AT&T. Fortunately my contract expires this month and I have just heard that Virgin Mobile will be the second prepaid operator to sell the iPhone to customers. Virgin Mobile USA will be offering iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S customers unlimited data, unlimited messaging, and 300 anytime minutes for only $30 per month. I may just sell my iPhone 4 on eBay, buy the iPhone 4S, and then sign up with Virgin. It’s always great to save a few bucks here and there without having to downgrade much.
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