Virgin Mobile Launches Android Music App
Virgin Mobile USA today announced the availability its new social networking-laced Virgin Mobile Live 2.0 music application. The app, which is available to Virgin subscribers and non-Virgin subscribers, will let users stream music and video content from Virgin Mobile Live. The music stream is being deejayed by Abbey Braden, and the first video content that will be posted comes from Virgin's recent music events. The application will also offer blog posts from Braden, and allow users to check in at Virgin-sponsored events, such as Lady Gaga concerts, to earn "treats." Virgin Mobile Live 2.0 is available from the Android market to all Android devices.
Boost and Virgin Mobile Outline Galaxy S7 Launch
Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile today both confirmed plans to offer the Samsung Galaxy S7 to their prepaid customers. Boost will kick off sales of the flagship handset on March 11, with Virgin to follow March 18.
LG Tribute Lands on Virgin Mobile
Virgin Mobile USA recently made the LG Tribute available on its web site. The Tribute is a low-cost Android smartphone that features a 4.5-inch screen, quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, 5-megapixel camera, LTE and LG's Knock Code.
Virgin Announces Samsung Galaxy Core Prime
Virgin Mobile today announced the pending availability of the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime smartphone. The device, which was approved by the FCC in late December and is the same as Boost Mobile's Galaxy Prevail 2, features a 4.5-inch screen, Snapdragon 410 processor, 5-megapixel camera, and Android 4.4 KitKat.
Virgin Mobile Offering Unlimited Cellular Music Streaming
Virgin Mobile USA today announced Data Free Music, a program that lets customers stream an unlimited amount of music over the cellular network with no impact on their data plan. The idea is similar to one from T-Mobile.