With the release of premium smartphones like the recent HTC 10, it’s putting pressure on consumers who are looking for wallet-friendly phones. Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile have announced three new phones for budget-conscious consumers, and all of them are under $230.

Hydro REACH by Kyocera

Available this Friday, April 13 the Hydro REACH will be $99. The next generation of the Hydro Edge phone, the REACH has a 5-inch QHD screen with  5 MP rear/2 MP front cameras.

  • Waterproof and dustproof with Wet Touchscreen Operation
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop OS
  • 3G/4G LTE/Enhanced LTE
  • 2,160mAh battery
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon with 1.1GHz Quad-core processor
  • Mobile hotspot capable


LG G Stylo

From April 15 to May 9, the LG G Stylo will be available for $179. The G Stylo has good features for a budget phone, and comes with a stylus for precision control.

  • 13 MP rear camera/5 MP front camera
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB storage
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 1.2GHz quad-core processor
  • 3,000 mAh battery
  • 5.7-inch HD IPS display
  • 3G/4G LTE/Enhanced LTE
  • Mobile Hotspot capable


Samsung Galaxy J7

Not to be confused with the Galaxy S7, the J7 will start at $229 and feature powerful, yet affordable features.

  • HD Super AMOLED display
  • 3,000mAh battery
  • 13-megapixel rear-facing camera with quick launch and 5-megapixel front facing with flash
  • 16 GB ROM/2 GB RAM
  • 1.4GHz Octa-Core processor
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
  • 3G/4G LTE/Enhanced LTE
  • Mobile hotspot capable

Virgin Galaxy J7 - White

This new initiative proves that buying a budget phone doesn’t mean you have to be stuck with crappy features. For more information on Boost Mobile phone plans, visit www.boostmobile.com/growingdata, and for Virgin Mobile plans check out www.virginmobileusa.com/plans.


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