Boost Mobile will begin offering the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c on November 8,
according to a press release issued by the company this morning. Boost Mobile
is a prepaid subsidiary of Sprint and will begin offering the iPhone 5s and
iPhone 5c with its standard monthly unlimited plan and “Shrinking Payments”
service offer with no annual contracts, which allows a customer to take $5 off
of their monthly payment for every 6 on-time service payments.
Aside from a release date and plan details, Boost Mobile has not offered
pricing info for either phone, but it is likely that the device prices will be
competitive with other prepaid carriers. The November 8 launch on Boost Mobile
also coincides with U.S. Cellular's iPhone launch. For both U.S. Cellular and
Boost, this will be the first time they have officially carried any iPhone
The iPhone has long been rumored to come to Boost Mobile, with _TechnoBuffalo_
inaccurately projecting earlier this year that the iPhone was to arrive on
Boost Mobile in September, followed by a rumor in June stating that the iPhone
would come to Boost Mobile in Q3 2013.
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