Boost Mobile offering the new Samsung Galaxy J2 for $199

$199 Smartphone is bang for your buck

Starting next week the new Samsung Galaxy J2 will be available to Boost Mobile customers for $199 giving prepaid users of the Telstra backed service a great low-cost smartphone option.


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The “J” Series smartphones from Samsung may carry a low price tag but they bat way above their pricing average.

With a screen that will impress when you first see it – particularly when compared to similarly priced handsets, as well as 4G access to the Telstra network this is ideal for people looking for value.

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You’ll find it at JB Hi-Fi, Big W and Target or online at



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2 Comments on this post.
  • Bob Walker
    20 May 2016 at 2:28 am
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    I Googled this phone and the average asking price is about 130 dollars.

    • Trevor Long
      20 May 2016 at 7:50 pm
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      Not in Australia. Good luck if you’re buying a Grey import

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