New phones are coming to Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile

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, and for Virgin Mobile plans check out


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