Boost Mobile to phase out CDMA offerings

Boost Mobile will phase out its CDMA handsets and services over time, the company confirms.

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Following its recent news of unlimited monthly plans , Boost Mobile confirmed Wednesday that it is aiming to push all of its subscribers to iDEN over time.

According to this PhoneScoop report, a Boost Mobile spokesperson said that the Sprint Nextel subsidiary will still support its CDMA products but will no longer promote them. The hope is that its new focus on iDEN-based services and devices will help strengthen the company.

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Nicole Lee is a senior associate editor for CNET, covering cell phones, Bluetooth headsets, and all things mobile. She's also a fan of comic books, video games, and of course, shiny gadgets.

 

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