Cricket Wireless announces ZTE Grand X for August 8

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Cricket Wireless this morning announced the upcoming availability of the ZTE Grand X, a 5-inch Android smartphone. Expected next Friday, August 8, the phone will cost $100 after a $50 mail-in rebate. With its big, bright 5″ display, the ZTE Grand X will appeal to students looking for a ...

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Cricket Wireless dials up $50 LG Optimus L70TM

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Cricket Wireless on Wednesday announced the upcoming availability of a low-cost LG smartphone. Due Friday, June 6, the LG Optimus L70TM is an Android 4.4 KitKat experience with a 4.5-inch IPS display. Powered by a dual-core processor, the phone features a 5-megapixel rear camera, 1GB RAM, and ...

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AT&T’s Muve Music could potentially be up for sale

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Did you know that AT&T is connected to a music streaming service other than Beats Music? Muve Music has flown under the radar for quite some time now, ranging back to around the time that Beats Music came in to play. Cricket Wireless, an AT&T company, is the carrier that deals directly ...

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AT&T to relaunch Cricket by end of quarter

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AT&T expects to relaunch Cricket Wireless by the end of this, the second quarter of 2014. According to the carrier, the prepaid arm will give its customers devices that work on AT&T’s 4G LTE network as opposed to the Cricket network. AT&T will fold the Aio Wireless brand into ...

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AT&T completes Cricket buyout; plans to fold Aio brand

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AT&T, having completed its acquisition of Cricket Wireless, has announced plans for both its Cricket and Aio brands. AT&T expects to integrate Cricket’s network and operation into the larger arm and ultimately migrate the prepaid customers over. Expected to take a few weeks to ...

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Cricket Wireless gets straight to the ZTE Source

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Cricket Wireless on Thursday announced that the 4.5-inch ZTE Source will soon be available for purchase. Priced at $219.99, the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean device features a 5-megapixel rear camera, 1-megapixel front-facing camera, and 4GB internal storage. The ZTE Source ships with Cricket’s ...

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Cricket Wireless announces Samsung Galaxy Discover, Samsung Galaxy Admire II

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The two Android-powered smartphones are slated to arrive at the carrier's doorstep on July 21.

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Cricket announces Samsung Galaxy S4 for June 7

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No-contract wireless provider Cricket today announced the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy S4. Priced at $599, the 4G LTE smartphone will be offered starting from June 7. Qualified customers can purchase the device at $54.99 down with monthly payments. Cricket provides a variety of ...

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Cricket intros new family plan discount

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Prepaid wireless carrier Cricket today announced a discount for the $50 family plan. Essentially, the plan sees a $10 savings from the $50 plan when customers activate two lines of service. For the money subscribers receive 1GB data on top of the unlimited talk and texting as well as access to ...

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Cricket Wireless announces $129 Groove for November 21

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Cricket Wireless is set to add another Android device to their portfolio tomorrow as the carrier pulls the curtain back on its new Groove handset. Built by ZTE, the smartphone runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread (yikes!) and features a 3.2-megapixel camera, 1GB internal storage, microSD expansion, and ...

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RadioShack’s Black Friday ad leaks with multiple Android savings, freebies

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RadioShack’s Black Friday ad has found its way online and, as is usually the case, is full of Android savings.  While some might be for devices from larger companies such as Samsung and HTC, there’s also an offering from outfits such as DiGiX.  Nevertheless, if you’re heading ...

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Cricket adds $179 Desire C to Android portfolio

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Cricket Wireless adds another Android smartphone to its smartphone portfolio today, introducing the Desire C. The HTC smartphone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (with Sense) and should make for a more than adequate first handset for consumers getting a taste of the smarter side of ...

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Cricket Wireless adds ZTE Engage to Android roster

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Cricket Wireless today announced that they will soon be offering their second Android 4.0 smartphone in the form of the ZTE Engage. Set to arrive on October 2, the handset features a 4.0-inch display, 1.4GHz processor, 8-megapixel camera, and mircoSD expansion. Priced at $249.99 without a ...

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Cricket celebrates Muve Music with discounted Androids, reduced rate plan

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Cricket Wireless is celebrating the success of its digital music subscription service, Muve Music, with discounts all around. Throughout the month of June, Cricket is offering all of its new customers $10 off the Muve Music monthly rate plan.  What’s more, they are also selling a ...

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Huawei Honor (U8860) Review

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What’s to like: Fans of stock Android experience will enjoy the Huawei Honor’s simple interface that sits atop Android 2.3 Gingerbread.  The battery pretty much delivers on its promises of a considerably longer standby and talk times. What’s to be desired: A U.S. carrier would ...

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