Boost Mobile International Connect Unlimited Plans announced

Sprint Nextel continues to tweak its prepaid efforts adding a more pronounced international flair to its Boost Mobile subsidiary. Boost Mobile has announced international calling packages that users can add to their unlimited monthly plans. Called International Connect, the packages come in two levels, a $5 one and a $10 one.

The $5 plan includes unlimited calling to landlines in 150 Mexican cities, plus unlimited calling to Canada. CDMA handsets get unlimited international text messaging, while iDEN get unlimited walkie-talkie to “select areas in Baja California, Canada, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Peru, and Chile.”

The $10 plan adds unlimited calls to landlines in Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Colombia, and Peru, plus unlimited calls to China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, and other destinations.

If you pay an extra $5, you get all of the above plus unlimited calling to 35 more countries. These plans have to be added to Boost’s $50 unlimited plan.