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ZTE Speed (Boost Mobile)

The Speed's price may be tempting, but skip it for better prepaid handsets that are faster and more reliable.

By January 31, 2015

2.5 stars Editors' rating January 31, 2015
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Nokia X2 - slate (T-Mobile) - Prepaid

The Nokia X2 offers basic communication options, plus a couple of extras, in an agreeable design. What's more, it delivers a full keyboard at an affordable price.

By March 7, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 7, 2011

Kyocera Contact (Virgin Mobile)

Though the Kyocera Contact is inexpensive and easy to use, there are better, more reliable prepaid phones on this network and others.

By July 31, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating July 31, 2014

Boost Mobile picks up two new prepaid phones for under $150

These new budget smartphones offer Android Lollipop without a contract.

By October 19, 2015


Why prepaid wireless plans may not be the bargain you're looking for

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explores whether prepaid brands owned by the major wireless operators offer a true advantage over traditional services.

By November 22, 2015


Verizon simplifies prices for prepaid wireless plans

There are five options to choose from with price points that range from $15 per month up to $60 per month.

By November 20, 2015


How to find the cell phone family plan that's right for you

How much does it cost for a family of four across the major cell phone plan providers?

By November 30, 2015


Cricket Wireless offers iPhone 6S, 6S Plus via prepaid, contract free plans

Cricket's mobile phone plans start at $40 per month and include all taxes and fees.

By September 25, 2015


Virgin Mobile Awe

If you're in need of a low-cost prepaid phone, the Awe will satisfy, but if you want a quick-moving phone, move on.

By October 8, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating October 8, 2013

MSRP: $99.00


Sprint calls up LG Tribute 2, Tribute Duo for its prepaid brands

Sprint Prepaid and Virgin Mobile are now offering an entry-level LG smartphone that runs the latest version of Android.

By July 20, 2015