How to Activate Call Tones to Boost Mobile

By Mandy Slake

Call Tones are Boost Mobile's name for ringback tones. Call Tones allow Boost Mobile users to personalize the sound that callers hear. When Call Tones are activated, the caller hears a song instead of the usual ringing sound. As of March 2011, there is a one-time $4.99 charge to activate Call Tones, and Call Tones are priced individually. Purchase Call Tones through the menu on your handset.

Step 1

Call Boost Mobile at 888-266-7848 to activate the Call Tones feature.

Step 2

Click the "Menu" key to access your phone's main menu.

Step 3

Scroll to "BoostLive" and click the "OK" button.

Step 4

Select "Call Tones."

Step 5

Select the title of the Call Tone you wish to purchase, and click "Buy." The phone will display "Download Complete" when the Call Tone is activated.