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Domestic Roaming

Roaming service is offered as a convenience so you can gain access to networks when you are temporarily outside the nationwide Sprint network. Roaming provides coverage on partner networks.

Boost Mobile wants you to stay connected, even when you cross those invisible lines! Now, 50 minutes per month of domestic voice roaming is included at no extra cost on select Boost Mobile monthly plans. Check here for plan and device availability. Roaming in Mexico is also available for an additional $5 a month for select Boost Mobile monthly plans. Visit International Services for more details.

You need to be on a Boost Mobile Monthly plan that includes roaming and you need to have a device that has been enabled by us to roam. If you have both of these, you don’t need to do anything to roam. It will happen automatically.

Please check this list of devices often as we are adding more and more each day.

You need to be on a Boost Mobile Monthly plan that is eligible for Mexico roaming and you need to have a device that has been enabled by us to roam in Mexico. Visit the International Services page Services for details about the add-on and the list of compatible devices. If you are on a compatible plan and device, then you can add the $5 Todo Mexico Plus with Mexico Roaming add-on within My Account or through your local authorized dealer.

Select Boost Mobile monthly plans automatically include 50 minutes of domestic voice minutes while roaming each month. Domestic text (SMS) and data roaming is not provided; neither is international roaming.

As a note, 50 minutes is more than sufficient for the vast majority of our customers who temporarily find themselves in roaming territory. Once you use all 50 minutes, your ability to make calls when roaming will be shut off until your next monthly payment is made and 50 minutes starts again. But don’t worry! You still have unlimited voice (non-roaming) minutes, unlimited text and unlimited data for the reminder of the month based on your plan’s allotment.

If you subscribe to $5 Todo Mexico Plus with Mexico Roaming add-on you are able to use services while roaming in Mexico including receiving calls, making calls to destinations in Mexico and back to the U.S., sending international text messages (SMS only) and using the Internet.

When you are roaming your device will indicate that you are not on the Sprint network. The symbol for roaming is the same for all devices – it’s a triangle symbol next to the signal strength icon on the top of your device and it will appear while you are roaming.

If you subscribe to $5 Todo Mexico Plus with Mexico Roaming and you travel to Mexico, your device will display “Movistar” at the top of the display when it has connected to the Movistar network.

If you exceed your monthly allocation of domestic roaming minutes, we will send you a free text message notifying you that your domestic roaming minutes have been used for the remainder of your billing cycle. You will receive access to 50 minutes of domestic roaming with the start of your next month billing cycle. You will not incur any overages for roaming.

Roaming calls that are in progress will be allowed to complete even if they exceed the 50th minute. We will send you a free text message after you reach the 50th minute so you know you will not be able to make any more domestic roaming calls until your plan restarts for the next month. But don’t worry! You still have unlimited (non-roaming) voice minutes, text and data for the reminder of the month based on your plan.

No. When your next month plan restarts, you will be given a new bucket of 50 domestic voice roaming minutes to use.

Currently, Sprint’s agreements with its roaming partners covers 99% of the United States for voice services. Check here for coverage.

Yes, you will find an option under the device settings on your phone where you can disable roaming, if it’s a roaming capable device.

After 3/3/16, any monthly plan that Boost offered after 3/3/16 automatically includes 50 minutes of domestic voice roaming each month. If you joined Boost prior to 3/3/16 and you would like roaming, you will have to change to one of our current plans.

Boost also offers Mexico Roaming plans for customers who would like to use their Boost device when traveling in Mexico. Click here to learn more.

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Alcatel GO FlipTM Yes Yes
Alcatel IdolTM5S Yes Yes
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ALCATEL ONETOUCH ElevateTM Yes No
ALCATEL ONETOUCH FlingTM Yes No
Apple® iPhone® 5c No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 5s No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 6 No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 6 Plus No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 6s No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 6s Plus No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 7 No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 7 Plus No Yes
Apple® iPhone® SE No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 8 No Yes
Apple® iPhone® 8 Plus No Yes
Apple® iPhone® X No Yes
Blue S1/Vivo S Yes Yes
Essential Phone Yes Yes
HTC Bolt Yes Yes
HTC Desire® 626s Yes Yes
Huawei Union Yes Yes
Hydro REACH by Kyocera Yes No
LG G Flex 2TM Yes Yes
LG G StyloTM Yes No
LG G3 Yes Yes
LG StyloTM 2 Yes Yes
LG StyloTM 3 Yes Yes
LG Tribute 2TM Yes Yes
LG Tribute 5TM Yes Yes
LG TributeTM HD Yes Yes
LG Volt 2TM Yes Yes
LG X charge TM Yes Yes
LG X power TM Yes Yes
Moto E Yes No
Moto E4 Yes Yes
Moto E4 Plus Yes Yes
Moto E5 Play Yes Yes
Moto G6 Play Yes Yes
Moto g5s Yes Yes
Moto X4 Yes Yes
Moto Z2 Play Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) Yes Yes
Samsung J3 Achieve Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy J7 Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy J7 Perx Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy J7 Refine Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy PrevailTM LTE Yes No
Samsung Galaxy S3 (Dualband) Yes No
Samsung Galaxy S4 Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy S5 Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy S6 Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy S7 Yes Yes
Samsung Galaxy S8 Yes Yes
Samsung Note 8 SE Yes Yes
Sharp AQUOS Crystal Yes Yes
ZTE BladeTM Force Yes Yes
ZTE MaxTM XL Yes Yes
Boost® MAXTM+ by ZTE Yes No
ZTE PrestigeTM Yes Yes
ZTE PrestigeTM 2 Yes Yes
ZTE SpeedTM Yes No
ZTE Tempo Yes Yes
ZTE TempoTM X Yes Yes
ZTE Warp® Yes No
ZTE Warp 7 Yes Yes
ZTE Warp SyncTM Yes No