Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile announced today that they’re expanding their list of offerings by another pocket-friendly Android device. Launched by LG the Tribute HD is a small leap forward in comparison to the released earlier this year Tribute 5 as it comes with an improved screen panel, faster processor and better optics. Starting today the phone is within your reach via Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile websites for $79 and $99, respectively.
LG Tribute HD hits Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile stores. Sold online the phone offers Android Marshmallow experience for cheap.
To start from the device itself, the LG Tribute HD surely isn’t one of the most anticipated phones of the year, however it’s still a handset worth considering if you’re looking for a replace phone. As the name suggests the 5-incher comes with a 720p display, which is a quite big improvement to the Tribute 5 sporting FWVGA panel.
Dressed in a nicely looking, pretty sleek body the phone arrives powered by a quad-core Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 212 processor clocked at 1.3GHz and paired with 1.5GB RAM and 16GB of built-in storage. Such computing parameters should come as a guaranty of undisturbed Android 6.0 Marshmallow performance – the OS the device works out of box. In comparison, the Tribute 5 packs a 1.1Ghz also quad-core Snapdragon 210 and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop. In the field of optics the Tribute HD offers a combination of a 8MP primary camera and 5MP front-facing snapper with automatic selfie mode.
Kept alive by a long-lasting 2,100 mAh battery the LTE-capable Tribute HD may now be yours for just $79.99 if you buy it from Boost Mobile. Meanwhile, Virgin Mobile customers may get the device for $99. No matter which carrier you will choose, in both cases you will be asked to sign up for at least $30 service plan. Both carriers, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile, are undoubtedly one of the most recognizable prepaid service providers nationwide and work on Sprint’s network. They’re known for offering budget-friendly plans and wide range of affordable phones and valued for the high quality of provided services.
As for color options, the LG Tribute HD is available in two variants: traditional black and white.