Virgin Mobile's payLo Service Launches Kyocera S2100
Today Sprint and Virgin Mobile USA announced the availability of the Kyocera S2100 flip phone for the pre-paid payLo service. The S2100 is a voice-centric device that has a VGA camera, dual displays, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR and access to the mobile web, including email. The S2100 costs $39.99 and voice plans start at $20 per month.
Boost and Virgin Mobile Score Kyocera Hydro Reach
Sprint's prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile, plan to sell three low-cost smartphones in the weeks ahead, including the Kyocera Hydro Reach. The Reach (pictured) is an update to the Hydro Edge.
Boost and Virgin Mobile Selling the Alcatel Dawn for $70
Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile U.S. today announced the immediate availability of the Alcatel Dawn, a low-cost Android handset.
T-Mobile Adds Kyocera Rally to Prepaid Lineup
Kyocera today announced the Rally, a bar-style feature phone for T-Mobile's prepaid business. The Rally is a traditional cell phone that includes a 1.8-inch screen and a physical key pad for dialing numbers.
Sprint Cuts PayLo and Broadband2Go Amidst Virgin Shakeup
Sprint is today discontinuing its PayLo and Broadband2Go sub-brands, which were operated through Virgin Mobile. The move comes mere days after Sprint said it was "de-emphasizing" the Virgin brand.