Virgin Mobile calls on HTC Desire for latest smartphone

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Virgin Mobile on Monday announced the immediate availability of the HTC Desire. Not to be mistaken for the 2010 smartphone of the same name, this is a no-contract version of the Desire 601 introduced only this fall. Powered by Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, the 4G LTE handset is more likely to be ...

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Virgin Mobile’s latest Android is the 5-inch Supreme

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Virgin Mobile today added its latest Android smartphone, the Supreme, to its no-contract portfolio. Powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the phone boasts a 5-inch display, a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, 13-megapixel rear camera, and 4G LTE connectivity. As it the case with most other Android ...

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Virgin Mobile debuts $99 ZTE AWE

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Virgin Mobile announced on Tuesday that the $99 ZTE AWE is now available to purchase through the no-contract carrier. Powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4-inch display, a 5-megapixel rear camera, a 1.2GHz processor, 1GB RAM, and 4GB internal storage. The 3G handset can be ...

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Virgin Mobile now offering waterproof Reef

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Virgin Mobile announced on Thursday that the immediate availability of a waterproof Android smartphone in the Reef. Manufactured by ZTE, the phone is Virgin Mobile’s first certified IPX7 waterproof device and comes with an attractive $149.99 price. The Reef is powered by Android 4.1 Jelly ...

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Virgin Mobile now offering LG Optimus F3

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Virgin Moblile announced on Thursday that the LG Optimus F3 is now available for its prepaid customers. Priced at $179.99, the 4G LTE handset runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and features a 1.2GHz dual-core processor and 5-megapixel rear camera. With a 4-inch IPS display, front-facing VGA camera, ...

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Virgin Mobile rings up Samsung Galaxy Ring for prepaid crowd

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Virgin Mobile announced on Monday that the Samsung Galaxy Ring is now available for its prepaid buyers. Priced at $179.99, the handset runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a 1.4GHz processor, 4.0-inch TFT display, and 5-megapixel rear camera. The no-contract smartphone should be plenty of ...

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile to offer Samsung Galaxy S 3 in June

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile announced on Monday that both carriers will soon offer the 4G LTE-ready Samsung Galaxy S 3. Pricing and exact timing will be announced by the respective providers in short order however we expect each to release the smartphone in June. Specifications for the ...

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Virgin Mobile dials up Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE

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Virgin Mobile today announced its first 4G LTE smartphone is now available. Priced at $299.99, the Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE can be purchases online at virginmobileusa.com. Details include a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 4-inch display, 5-megapixel rear camera, 1.3-megapixel front-facing ...

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Virgin Mobile throws a $79.99 Kyocera Event for the prepaid crowd

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Virgin Mobile today announced the next Android smartphone to join its roster, kicking off the Kyocera Event. Priced at only $79.99, the no-contract handset, runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 3.5-inch display, 3.2-megapixel camera, and 1GHz processor.  Not a ton of power, no, ...

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Sprint reportedly to offer branded prepaid service in late January

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Sprint will begin offering its own branded prepaid service in late January, according to a new Android Police report. Set to go live on January 25, ‘Sprint as You Go’ will launch with a pair of basic phones and a pair of smartphones ( LG Optimus Elite and Samsung Victory). Pricing ...

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Virgin Mobile intros $5 daily data plan

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Virgin Mobile USA is adding another option to its mobile Broadband2Go service today, kicking off a new special “Daily Plan”.  Priced at only $5 per day (24hrs), users will find they get up to 200MB of 3G data or where available, unlimited 4G service. Plan options now include: ...

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RadioShack’s Black Friday ad leaks with multiple Android savings, freebies

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RadioShack’s Black Friday ad has found its way online and, as is usually the case, is full of Android savings.  While some might be for devices from larger companies such as Samsung and HTC, there’s also an offering from outfits such as DiGiX.  Nevertheless, if you’re heading ...

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Virgin Mobile now offering $99 Kyocera Rise

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Here’s a friendly reminder that today’s the day that Virgin Mobile starts offering the  Android 4.0-powered Kyocera Rise. Available online and at select retail locations, the smartphone features a 1GHz processor, 3.5-inch HVGA LCD display, 3.2-megapixel camera, and sliding QWERTY ...

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Virgin Mobile debuts new “Happy Accidents” campaign [VIDEO]

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Aww man, you just got that phone?  That’s too bad, because Virgin Mobile has a really great plan and an increasingly better selection of Android devices.  Dude, that sucks. Virgin Mobile has launched a new ad campaign, “Happy Accidents” which hits television and Internet ...

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Virgin Mobile debuts Samsung Galaxy Reverb for September

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Virgin Mobile has added another Android smartphone to their no-contract roster, announcing the Samsung Galaxy Reverb.  Due in September, the handset is a mid-range model with a somewhat reasonable $250 sticker. Details for the Galaxy Reverb include a 4-inch WVGA display, 1.4GHz processor, ...

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