Sprint and Boost Mobile announce Kyocera Hydro Edge availability

Sprint and Boost Mobile announced on Thursday that the Kyocera Hydro Edge will be offered as part of their respective smartphone lineup. Sprint gets the waterproof handset on Friday, July 19 and Boost Mobile follows a few days later on Tuesday, July 23.

The Kyocera Hydro Edge is an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean experience with a 1GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 4-inch capacitive, impact-resistant touchscreen display, and 5-megapixel camera.

Sprint will sell the Hydro Edge for $19.99 with two-year service agreements and a $50 mail-in rebate card. Boost Mobile, for its part, will carry the handset for $149.99 without a contract.

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