Boost Mobile Selling Kyocera DuraShock for $60
Apr 25, 2014, 4:01 PM by Eric M. Zeman
Boost Mobile recently added the Kyocera DuraShock to its lineup of ruggedized, prepaid phones. The DuraShock is a rebranded DuraCore, which was previously sold by Sprint. The DuraShock is a simple feature phone that offers mil-spec protection from drops, vibration, and dust, but it isn't waterproof and doesn't have a camera. It is a 3G phone that includes basic messaging and browsing apps, but no advanced features. Boost is selling the device for $60 without a contract.
Both the DuraCore and DuraMax are rugged phones for Sprint. Rather than support Sprint's iDEN network for PTT functions, however, they rely on the new CDMA-based alternative.
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