A Data Boost is extra high-speed data the Account Owner or Account Manager can buy in My Verizon to help the account's lines avoid slower connection speeds.
How the Data Boost is used 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 and Unlimited Plus Plans||When you add a 5 GB Data Boost to a line on your account, Mobile Hotspot 4G LTE / 5G Nationwide
|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)*||Buy a Data Boost to add 1 GB of 4G LTE / 5G Nationwide
|Unlimited Plus and Essential, Plus, Pro & Premium plans for mobile hotspot devices||Buy a Data Boost to add 5 GB more of 4G LTE / 5G Nationwide
|Prepaid monthly phone plans**||You can buy more high speed data for your general device use, including Mobile Hotspot.|
*These plans are no longer available to add to your account.
**Data Boosts aren't available for prepaid unlimited plans or prepaid data only plans.