Cricket LG X power with 4,100 mAh battery launches on August 26
AT&T owned Cricket Wireless today announced the LG X power, one of the affordable smartphones from the newly launched LG’s X series. Smartphones included in the LG’s X series, the X power, X mach, X style, and X max, each offer one feature that makes the phone stand out. The LG X power comes with a 4,100 mAh battery that powers the phone up to two days. Cricket LG X power will launch on August 26, 2016 for $159.99 plus tax. Those who port their number to Cricket from other carriers (not AT&T) until September 8, 2016 will be able to get this phone for $129.99.
Cricket LG X Power Specs
Besides a key feature, up to two-day lasting 4,100mAh battery, the LG X power features a Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 technology that recharges battery twice faster than a standard charger. In addition, the phone comes with a 5.3-inch HD (720 x 1280) display and Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. The phone is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon processor, 1.5GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. Memory can be additionally expanded via microSD cards. Also, the LG X power features 8-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing one with features as Gesture Shot, Auto Shot and Selfie Light for taking pictures indoor and in low-light environment.
Cricket Wireless Prepaid Plans
Cricket plans start at $40 per month. All plans offer $5 discount per month when customers opt for paying their bill automatically. The $40 plan ($35 with auto pay) offers unlimited talk, text and data with 2.5GB at high speed; the $50 plan ($45 with auto pay) raises high speed data allotment to 5GB and $60 plan ($55 with auto pay) to 10GB. The $70 unlimited plan includes unlimited un-throttled data, but Cricket’s LTE data is limited to 8Mbps and 4G to 4Mbps. The $50 plan and higher priced plans also include unlimited international texting to 38 countries, unlimited calling, texting (text, picture and video messaging) and data roaming in Mexico and Canada. After high speed data allotment is used up in a monthly plan, Cricket throttles data speeds to 128Kbps until the next monthly cycle.
Source: Cricket Wireless