Boost Mobile, a wholly owned division of Sprint (News
) Nextel, has added the MOTOKRZR phone to its Unlimited by Boost service handset offering.
The Boost-branded MOTOKRZR handset features an MP3 music player with touch sensor music controls, 1.3 mega pixel camera with 4X digital zoom as well as a video recorder, Bluetooth
wireless technology, GPS, text and a host of other features and applications.
The phone also comes with pre-loaded service that provides fast and convenient access to the most useful and local information throughout the day. Basic channels include breaking news, sports news and scores, stock market updates, showbiz and weather information. Premium channels also offer street level maps and driving directions, the Oxford American Dictionary with over 250,000 definitions and Unlimited Directory (411) search.
“Now is the perfect time for us to introduce the popular MOTOKRZR to our Unlimited by Boost handset lineup,” said Neil Lindsay, vice president of product development, Boost Mobile. “We doubled our base from 224,000 to 500,000 Unlimited by Boost customers in Q4 alone, and introducing this feature-rich handset will help us keep the momentum going.”
The Unlimited by Boost is at present available in 13 states including Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.
Niladri Sekhar Nath is a contributing writer for TMCnet covering telecommunications, service providers and networking.
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