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Get to Know: Cricket Wireless

Just about everyone is familiar with the top-tier wireless service providers in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. They’re the so-called “Big Four” and they seem to collectively own the space. It’s not uncommon to assume this is pretty much all there is when it comes to purchasing phones with wireless service. That’s hardly the case.

For every one of the major network operators listed above there are a number of other players in the space. These smaller fish operate using the  [Read More…]

The best phones you can buy at Cricket Wireless

If you’re not a fan of long-term obligations or equipment installation payment plans, you might be interested in prepaid carriers. Did you know that the companies you see advertised on television and online are backed by the tier-one players? Indeed, Cricket Wireless utilizes AT&T’s network for its data. If you own an AT&T phone, you can likely throw a Cricket SIM card in it and get going without hassle.

For those who don’t yet have a phone but are considering  [Read More…]

Cricket now allows talk, text, and data in Mexico for certain customers

Customers that have a $ 50/month or more expensive plan are eligible.

Cricket Wireless, the popular MVNO powered by AT&T’s network, is getting a big upgrade for customers that travel to Mexico.

Starting today, anyone that’s on a $ 50/month or more expensive plan has access to unlimited talk, text, and data in Mexico at no extra cost.

Commenting on the announcement, Cricket’s Chief Marketing Officer Tiffany Baehman said:

This is a big move in the right  [Read More…]

LG Stylo 4 with 6.2-inch display heading to Cricket Wireless

It has been over a year since the LG Stylo 3 started making the rounds at wireless carriers, so now it’s time for the handset’s successor to show up.

Cricket Wireless is launching the LG Stylo 4 at a price of $ 230. What you get for that price tag? A 6.2-inch Full HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of built-in storage, and a battery that measures in at 3300mAh.

The Stylo 4 is also equipped with  [Read More…]

Cricket now offering Moto E5 Supra

Motorola recently announced which carriers will support its recently introduced Moto G6 and Moto E5 phones. In short, the Moto G6 and G6 Play, Moto E5 Plus and E5 Play will be available in the US through a variety of carriers. Up north in Canada, consumers will have access to the Moto G6 and G6 Play, and Moto E5

Updated June 22, 2018: Cricket Wireless now offers the Moto E5 Supra (E5 Plus) for $ 179.99.

Moto G6

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Deal: Get $200 off the Samsung Galaxy S9 from Cricket!

For new customers heading over to Cricket, you can now save $ 200 off the $ 699 retail price of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and pay just $ 499 when you sign up for an eligible line of service.

Since Cricket is owned by AT&T, you can count on receiving the stellar quality coverage across AT&T’s nationwide network. Plus, all of Cricket’s service plan pricing includes all taxes, surcharges, and fees — which could add an extra 18%  [Read More…]

Cricket Unlimited rate plans get renamed and clarified

The AT&T branded prepaid carrier simplifies its Cricket unlimited data plan offerings for customers. Although slightly different from each other, both include similar features.

The post Cricket Unlimited rate plans get renamed and clarified appeared first on AndroidGuys.

Cricket Wireless releases the LG Fortune 2 for just $99.99

The LG Fortune 2 features some upgraded specs from its predecessor, such as a larger rear camera, LED flash, and a greater screen resolution, for a price that won’t break the bank.

The post Cricket Wireless releases the LG Fortune 2 for just $ 99.99 appeared first on AndroidGuys.

Cricket Wireless turns 19 and celebrates with deals

Cricket Wireless celebrates 19 years of existence with a few discounts and deals for switchers. New customers jumping ship will be able to purchase select smartphones for just $ 19.99.

The post Cricket Wireless turns 19 and celebrates with deals appeared first on AndroidGuys.

Best Cricket Wireless Phones as of March 2018

Here’s a look at the best Android phones offered by Cricket Wireless.

Best overall Best for less Best for note-takers and doodlers Best if you already have a phone

The Galaxy S9 has just been announced and it will be released on March 16! We are still evaluating the phone and will add it to this list once it is available.

Best overall Samsung Galaxy S8

See at Cricket Wireless

The Galaxy S9 will soon  [Read More…]