Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile customers running low on high speed data can add 1 GB of for $5 or 2 GB for $10. The add-on data is good for 30 days from date of purchase. Data Pack data is used before plan data. Customers can add a Data Pack at anytime from the My Account area of the Boost or Virgin Mobile websites.
In other Sprint Prepaid news, Boost dealers were notified that two long running Boost Mobile promotions that were due to expire have been renewed and that the $5 All of Mexico add-on is now available with all Boost Monthly plans.
The Slash Your Bill in Half promo that lets customers bringing their phone number over from Cricket or MetroPCS cut their payment in half, has been extended until Sept. 30. It also been expanded to include customers porting from T-Mobile, T-Mobile MVNOs and Puerto Rico's Claro and Open Mobile. There are three Slash Your Bill in Half plans:
- $20/month - unlimited talk, messaging and data including 2.5 GB of high speed data
- $25/month - unlimited talk, messaging and data including 5 GB of high speed data
- $30/month - unlimited talk, messaging and data including 10 GB of high speed
Update 7/30: Slash Your Bill in Half customers can get a $99.99 HTC Desire 510 LTE Android phone for $49.99.
The $30/month Data Boost Up plan's availability, which was scheduled to end July 31, has been extended until Sept 30. It provides unlimited talk, messaging and data including 2 GB of high speed data. The plan is available online as well as from Boost Dealers. Auto pay is required. If the customer cancels auto pay the plan price goes to $40/month.
Boost's $5/month All of Mexico Plus add-on, which until now was only available with $45/month and higher plans can now be added to all Boost monthly plans including the Slash Your Payment in Half and Data Boost Up plans. It adds unlimited international texting and unlimited calling to Canada and Mexico including to mobile phones.
Sources: Sprint press release and dealer newsletter