Boost offers bonus Bluetooth speaker with phone purchases

Alex Kidman 4 January 2016

money_phone_pocket_shutterstock_450

Buy a cheap prepaid handset, get a cheap Bluetooth speaker to play music with it.

Boost Mobile’s latest handset deal offers a Bluetooth speaker bundled with selected prepaid handsets. There’s no specification on Boost’s Web site to detail the make or model of the speaker itself, although a post on OzBargain suggests that it is a fairly generic Chinese model rather than a particular branded speaker set.

The deal applies online only until 31 March 2016, and applies to purchases of the $99 Boost View 5 or Alcatel OneTouch Quatro 4G, both of which are Alcatel OneTouch handsets, or the $49 Boost Indy handset, which is a ZTE phone. At those prices you can’t expect exceptional performance, but the inclusion of a free speaker does add to their appeal. Here is how they compare against each other:

Boost MobileBoost IndyBoost View 5Alcatel OneTouch Quatro 4G
Screen size4.5in5in4.5in
Resolution854 x 480480 x 854854 x 480
Display density217ppi195ppi217ppi
Storage4GB4GB8GB
Weight125g160g147g
Processor1GHz Dual Core Processor1.3GHz quad core1.2 GHz Quad-Core
Rear camera2MP5MP5MP
Front camera0.3MPN/AVGA
Battery1200mAh1900mAh2000mAh

Boost Mobile’s plan structure remains very simple with just two prepaid plans to run handsets on:

MOBILE PLAN FINDER
Looking for a better mobile plan or a new phone?
Compare 220+ plans, 25+ carriers and 30+ phones and find the right choice for you.

Latest mobile plan deals on finder

Ask a Question

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Disclaimer: At finder.com.au we provide factual information and general advice. Before you make any decision about a product read the Product Disclosure Statement and consider your own circumstances to decide whether it is appropriate for you.
Rates and fees mentioned in comments are correct at the time of publication.
By submitting this question you agree to the finder.com.au privacy policy, receive follow up emails related to finder.com.au and to create a user account where further replies to your questions will be sent.

Ask a question
feedback