Up until recently, the only way to get an iPhone on a prepaid plan was to “bring your own device” and live with it being unsupported. That approach had many pitfalls, like making sure that the phone was matched to the carriers network (GSM vs CDMA), getting the iPhone unlocked, and issues with compatibility of the applications with the carriers network.
There’s now a new option, from Virgin Mobile, that makes getting a prepaid iPhone more straightforward. There are some upfront charges to contend with, but you may be able to reduce the cost with a Virgin mobile promo code. Here’s how it works… Read the rest of this entry »