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LG Volt now available from Boost and Virgin Mobile for $180

Users of prepaid carriers Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile now have a new option in the mid-range smartphone category, in the form of the LG Volt, a rebranded LG F90 that earlier launched on Sprint. The Volt can be purchased for a price of $179.99, which puts it in direct competition with the Motorola Moto G,

Android 4.1 Now Rolling Out To Canadian Galaxy S III Smartphones

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is the new kid in the Android town, although Android 4.2 (also Jelly Bean) is officially the latest version of Android. But manufacturers have been hurrying to get the update running on their latest flagships like Samsung and HTC did with the Galaxy S III and the One X respectively. While

Virgin Mobile Announces 4G With HTC Evo V 4G May 31

As originally tipped here, to the world, by Thedroidguy last summer, Sprint has shifted their 4G WiMax network to their prepaid brands, Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile. Virgin Mobile USA will introduce 4G speeds to their prepaid customers on May 31st with the introduction of the HTC Evo V 4G. The new HTC Evo V

Virgin Mobile To Start Throttling Unlimited Data In March

This whole throttling unlimited data business is a sticky issue. Take T-Mobile and Walmart for instance, yesterday we ran this story highlighting the fact that T-Mobile will start offering their Walmart Family Mobile customers unlimited data for $45 a month. While that sounds like a great offer it’s only for the first 5gb a month,

Virgin Mobile Gets First HTC Android With Wildfire S

It seems everytime we turn around another prepaid carrier is getting a new Android device. This time we’re happy to report that the HTC Wildfire S is headed to one of Sprint’s prepaid carriers, Virgin Mobile. The HTC Wildfire S marks the first HTC smartphone to make it’s way over to Virgin Mobile. The HTC

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S II Available At NewEgg

The most sought after phone this year has got to be the Samsung Galaxy S II. Although the T-Mobile version has clearly appeared in pictures, and every other carriers variant has been rumored, it’s still not here stateside. If you can’t wait you can get it unlocked now. NewEgg Canada is carrying the unlocked Samsung

Virgin Mobile Adjusts Plans! Rumor: In Preparation For 4G Offering?

Mobile Crunch reported Wednesday that Sprint’s pre-paid brand, Virgin Mobile, was readjusting their rate plans.  As mobile aficionado Jordan Crook reported, Virgin Mobile has added $10 to their $300 minute plan, $5.00 to the 1200 minute plan and knocked $5 off their unlimited plan. Right now Virgin Mobile tops out with 3G and has no

LG Optimus Black Headed To Sprint, Virgin, US Cellular & Alltel

The LG Optimus Black was announced for international carriers earlier this year. At that time LG said it would also bring the device to the US but didn’t specify which carrier. Friday, Pocketnow and Unwiredview reported that the LG Optimus Black is headed to no less than 4 US carriers. Sprint, Virgin Mobile, US Cellular