Virgin Mobile dials up 5-inch Supreme phone

The no-contract carrier's latest Android speaks to gamers and media lovers.

Virgin Mobile's latest Android smartphone, the 5-inch Supreme. Virgin Mobile

Virgin Mobile announced on Thursday that the 5-inch Supreme has joined the no-contact carrier's roster.

The Virgin Mobile Supreme is an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean smartphone with a 5-inch, 720p HD display and a 13-megapixel rear camera. Powered by a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, the 4G LTE handset also features microSD expansion, and a 2500mAh battery.

As one of the more robust devices on Virgin Mobile, the Supreme is aimed at media lovers and gamers. Those who fall in the latter category will be pleased to learn that the device comes preloaded with EA Mobile's "Real Racing 3."

The Supreme is available immediately from Virgin Mobile's Web site for $299.99 and can be paired with Beyond Talk plans starting at $35 a month.

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