A Data Boost is extra high-speed data the account owner or account manager can buy to help the account's lines avoid slower connection speeds.
When you buy a Data Boost, what the extra high-speed data is used for depends on your plan:
|Your Plan||What buying a Data Boost does|
|Play More Unlimited, Do More Unlimited, Get More Unlimited, Above Unlimited*, Beyond Unlimited*, the Verizon Plan Unlimited* and Connected Device Unlimited Plan||
When you add a 5 GB Data Boost to a line on your account, mobile hotspot 4G LTE speed resumes for that line.
|Go Unlimited*, Start Unlimited||Data Boosts aren't available.|
|Shared Data Plan – 5GB, Shared Data Plan – 10GB, The new Verizon Plan (shared data plans, e.g., S, M, L)*||Each Data Boost you buy adds 1 GB of 4G LTE speed data for the account's general device use, including Mobile Hotspot.|
|The Just Kids plan||Adds 1 GB of 4G LTE speed data for the Just Kids line's general device use, including Mobile Hotspot.|
|Unlimited with 5G Ultra Wideband Hotspot Data||Buy a Data Boost to add 50 GB more of 5G Ultra Wideband data and 5 GB more of 4G LTE data to your 5G Jetpack®.|
|Prepaid monthly plans (except unlimited)||You can buy more high speed data for your general device use, including Mobile Hotspot.|
To check which plan you have or get a Data Boost, log into My Verizon.
Note: Data boosts aren't available on Start Unlimited.
*These plans are no longer available to add to your account.