Boost, a company known for affordable mobile plans and handsets now offers an awesome combination of features and affordability with the Warp 4G smartphone that comes inclusive of a $55 unlimited plan. Packed with the Jelly Bean Android – stripped down to its stock version so as to take as little memory as possible – multitasking and customization is quick and efficient. Astonishingly, it manages to maintain a high level of interactivity between apps, preprogrammed features and the interface, never once feeling finicky or bugged. No wonder, the Boost Warp 4G got rated as the best hardware spec phone under $199 for pre-paid LTE services.
The Features And Specifications
- Full 4G – 3G is so passé, an extra G always feels so much better and that is why the Boost Warp features blazing fast 4G LTE connectivity, where available. Although coverage is limited at the moment, it is a wicked future proof feature to have.
- Large Screen – The 4.5 inch LCD touchscreen is full HD and smooth. Apps, pictures, videos and web browsing all feel fluent.
- Good Camera Quality – The back facing camera boasts of 8 megapixels while the front camera for video conferencing and self shots is a 1 megapixel unit.
- Quick Processor – The 1.2 GHz dual core processor with ample memory functions quick enough for games, apps, internet running simultaneously.
- GPS & Wi–Fi Enabled – Wi-Fi is free at coffee shops and malls, even your friend’s home, so switch over to free internet wherever available and gain GPS access anywhere in the world to go where you want.
- 4.0 Bluetooth Stereo – Play music and take calls wirelessly in stereo mode by pairing Bluetooth headset with the latest codecs.
- Environment Friendly – UL certification during construction and design helps give back to the environment, so feel happy knowing that you are helping stop global warming or polluting Mother Earth.
Other than the standout features described above, the Boost Warp 4G also offers the following.
- Three way calling of conference calls.
- 3.5mm headphone jack.
- Built-in apps for Boost Zone, Google Play, Gtalk, Gmail and other standard programs.
- Extra add-ons such as calendar, calculator, stop watch, alarm, audio recorder and more.
- Call features such as voice activated dialing, voicemail, call waiting, caller ID, call diversion.
- HD Video playback, multiple format support.
- Built In music player.
- Video and picture sharing with one-click access to Twitter, Facebook etc.
- Speakerphone, stereo Bluetooth, TTY, Vibration mode.
Not only does the phone make such a huge difference in terms of specifications or the hardware but also the tariff plan included for free with it. Powered by Nationwide Sprint Network, the $55 plan includes unlimited talk, text and data packs (limited to 2.5GB for high speed internet), free call forwarding, voicemail, call waiting and long distance calls. And if you choose to pay in advance, the price drops even lower. Add to this the referral system and you get incentives, discounts baring those available for Boost customers during holiday seasons.
One might say that careful research would reveal better planned packages from other service providers but the Boost Warp 4G offers something that few others can in under $200 and that is style with advanced communication. Best of all, if you aren’t satisfied with the service or the phone, you can return it for a full refund within 14 days. Add to this free shipping, free activation, retaining of your old number, zero contract plans or intricate offers and you get a stress free smartphone that you can depend on and be proud of.
Size & Weight
- Height 5.24"
- Weight 4.76 oz
- Width 2.6"
- Screen Size 4.5" screen
- Depth 0.4"
- Talking Time 12 hrs
- Battery Type Lithium Ion 2070 MHz
- Removable Yes
- 1GB RAM / 8GB ROM
- 1.2GHz Dual-Core Processor