A $40 Discount On Fifth Line Of Cricket’s Five Lines For $100 Promotion Expires March 1, 2016 – Updated
Cricket Wireless’ long time offered $40 discount on fifth line of ‘five lines for $100 promotion’ is coming to an end. Since it’s started offering these savings on multiple lines, Cricket has let customers know that they can enjoy the fifth line for free “long after” promotion ends or more precisely after March 1, 2016. Back in August 2014, when promotion was launched, that was a really long period. Read more
Today at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 in Barcelona, Samsung announced its new flagships, Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. All four major carriers and a regional U.S. Cellular have confirmed the launch of the latest Samsung smartphones as well as Cricket Wireless, AT&T’s prepaid brand. Cricket announced the Samsung Galaxy S7 only but didn’t reveal its pricing and availability details. New Samsung Galaxy phones will arrive to Europe and the U.S. on March 11 while pre-orders will start on February 23, 2016. Read more
AT&T’s prepaid brand Cricket Wireless will be releasing the Lumia 650, Microsoft’s only just announced Windows 10 smartphone. Cricket hasn’t announced the new phone yet but Microsoft’s support page for this handset has revealed it. The page includes the link with Cricket’s name in it that leads to PDF user guide for Cricket’s version of the phone. According to Windows Central, we can expect Cricket to launch Lumia 650 sometime in April while to select European markets, the phone will start shipping on February 18, 2016. Read more
AT&T owned Cricket Wireless has started a new promotion for customers who switch to their service. To those who port their phone number to Cricket service from another carrier that’s not AT&T related, Cricket gives $50 bill credit for a limited time.
Update: Promotion has been extended until
April 4, 2016. Originally, it’s end date was scheduled for March 31.
Update April 26: Promotion extended ones again, this time it’s available for a limited time. Kyocera Hydro VIEW can be purchased for $29.99.
AT&T owned Cricket Wireless today launched the ZTE Grand X 3, mid-range Android smartphone that includes some of the high end features as USB Type-C connector, originally included in the high end phones. The Grand X 3 is Cricket exclusive and it’s introduced to customers at CES 2016. Cricket ZTE Grand X 3 will be available online and at Cricket stores starting today for $129.99. Customers who switch to Cricket from another carrier (not AT&T related) can get it for $79.99 while those who port their number will get a $50 gift card. Read more
AT&T owned Cricket Wireless today announced a new promotion that offers discounted 4G and LTE phones to all customers, including those who switch to their service. Cricket reduces costs of select smartphones starting tomorrow, January 22, 2016. Read more
New Cricket Switcher Promotion Gives Discounts On Moto E, Desire 520, Lumia 640 and Overture 2 Until Jan. 21
AT&T owned Cricket Wireless is starting a new year with new promotion for customers who port their phone number from another carrier to Cricket’s service. New Cricket switcher promotion offers discounts on Motorola Moto E, HTC Desire 520, Microsoft Lumia 640 and ZTE Overture 2. The offer is good through January 21, 2016. Read more
At CES 2016 today ZTE announced the Grand X 3 for AT&T’s prepaid brand Cricket Wireless. The Grand X 3 is a midrange Android smartphone, first from ZTE in the U.S. that features USB Type-C connector. The phone presents ZTE’s effort to offer its customers “affordable premium smartphones” which combines between high-end and low-end features. Cricket ZTE Grand X 3 will launch sometime in January for $130. Read more
AT&T owned Cricket Wireless today announced Kyocera Hydro View, new smartphone for users on the go. Just as other phones from the Kyocera Hydro family, the Hydro View is dustproof and waterproof, which means that it can stay up to one meter under water for 30 minutes. Exclusive to Cricket Kyocera Hydro View will launch on January 8 online and at Cricket stores for $79.99. Read more
Only one day after previous holiday’s switching promotion has come to an end, Cricket Wireless has started offering a new one. What previously was Black Friday’s special $100 Cricket Shopping Card is now a $100 bill credit that customers will get when they switch to Cricket service. The new Cricket promotion is good through January 7, 2016. Read more