Boost Mobile on Monday announced the arrival of its latest Android smartphone, the LG Optimus F3. Powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the handset is Boost’s most affordable 4G LTE ready device to date. Features include a 5-megapixel rear camera, 4-inch display, 4GB internal storage, and a dual-core 1.2GHz processor. Rounding things out are a front-facing VGA camera, NFC, DLNA, and a 2460mAh battery.
Over on the software front, the Optimus F3 comes with a host of LG apps; VuTalk, QSlide, QuickMemo, and Q Translator add to the overall experience. Also present are Boost Mobile apps and services Boost Zone, Mobile ID, Google Mobile Apps, Boost Mobile Wallet.
Priced at $129, the Optimus G3 can be paired with Boost’s Unlimited plan with Shrinking Payments. Starting at $55 per month, the plan drops by five bucks every time you complete six on-time payments, ultimately getting down to as low as $40 per month. For the money, subscribers get unlimited talk, text, and 2.5GB high-speed data. Going over that data threshold drops the speeds to 3G.