Boost Mobile is a wireless telecommunications brand in the United States that offers prepaid mobile phone services. Boost Mobile is owned by Dish Wireless LLC, a subsidiary of Dish Network Corporation.
Boost Mobile was originally founded in 2000 by Peter Adderton as a joint venture with Nextel Communications. In 2003, Boost Mobile became a wholly owned subsidiary of Nextel Communications. Nextel was later acquired by Sprint Corporation in 2005, and Boost Mobile became a subsidiary of Sprint. In 2020, Sprint merged with T-Mobile, and as part of the merger agreement, Boost Mobile was sold to Dish Network.
Today, Boost Mobile offers a range of prepaid plans that include unlimited talk, text, and data, as well as international calling options and mobile hotspot usage. Boost Mobile also offers a selection of mobile devices for purchase, including smartphones from brands like Apple and Samsung.
Prepaid Phone Plans
Boost Mobile has multiple but the best plan is the $50 monthly plan that provides 35GB of data with unlimited talk and text.
Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)
ACP is government program that provides free mobile service to eligible citizens.
The eligibility criteria includes people who are currently receiving government assistance like food stamps, lunch feeding program and people living under the poverty line have up to $30 per month in discount. People in tribal lands are also eligible and get up to $75 per month in discount.
App for iPhone and Android Devices
Boost Mobile ap is available for iPhone and Android devices as My Boost Mobile by Sprint.
On My Boost Mobile app, you can:
- Manage your Boost Mobile services
- View account balance and historical data
- Purchase extra data
- Manage payment method
Network Coverage Map
Boost Mobile is a mobile virtual network operator that uses the T-Mobile and AT&T network to provide nationwide network coverage. It used Sprint network before but Sprint was acquired by T-Mobile and fully integrated with T-Mobile.
To get the fastest 4G and 5G internet on your handset, set up Boost Mobile APN.