When and where to buy: Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

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  Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone and its variant, the Galaxy S6 edge, was announced at Mobile World Congress on March 1. According to the hardware maker, the new dual-edged display phone will roll out to some 20+ countries on April 10. We’ve gathered up links and details ...

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When and where to buy: Samsung Galaxy S6

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Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6, was announced at Mobile World Congress on March 1. According to the hardware maker, the handset will roll out to some 20+ countries on April 10. We’ve gathered up links and details for the various U.S. wireless providers; these ...

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Cricket bulks up data allotments

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Following closely on the heels of last week’s carrier changes, Cricket Wireless on Friday adjusted its own prepaid rate plans. Now, as part of the Basic Plan, customers will receive up to 2.5GB of high speed data, up from the normal allotment of 1 GB per month. Cricket will also provide ...

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Cricket Wireless closeout sale cuts prices on select Android phones

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Cricket Wireless is throwing a “closeout” sale on select smartphones, including a number of Android devices. Sold with VISA promotion cards, these 3G and 4G models can be had through January 29 at Cricket stores. Android-powered models included in the Closeout sale: ZTE Sonata 4G ...

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Cricket dials up plus-sized ZTE Grand X Max+

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Cricket and ZTE on Monday kicked off their respective CES efforts by announcing the upcoming availability of the 6-inch Grand X Max+. Set to arrive on Friday, January 9, the ZTE Grand X Max+ refreshes the plus-sized model. Chief among the changes are 4G LTE connectivity, better battery, and a ...

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Cricket Wireless to knock 50% off Galaxy S4 and S5 on Cyber Monday

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Cricket Wireless is getting in on the Cyber Monday deals with a monster discount on the Samsung Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S4.  Cyber Monday falls on December 1, and while supplies last buyers can get the S4 for 50% off of its list price of $429.99, or they can get the 2014 S5 for 50%... Read More

Cricket offers up huge discounts on select Android devices

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Cricket Wireless, not wanting to skip out on all of the holiday promotions, has announced some upcoming savings of its own. Starting November 14 and running though January 8, customers can save big with a number of Android devices. Note that some of these are offered at Cricket stores while ...

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Cricket calls up $200 ZTE Grand X Max for October 10

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Cricket Wireless on Tuesday announced the upcoming launch of its next smartphone, the ZTE Grand X Max. Scheduled to touch down on Friday, October 10, the handset features a massive 6-inch display and 3200mAh battery. The handset runs Android 4.4 KitKat and packs a 1.2GHz quad-core Snadpdragon ...

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Cricket Wireless dials up HTC Desire 510

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Cricket Wireless on Wednesday announced the upcoming availability of the HTC Desire 510. Set to arrive on September 19, the phone will be offered in Cricket stores and online. What’s more, the handset will also be sold at nearly 3,000 GameStop locations across the United States. Powered ...

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Cricket announces increased data pools for its wireless plans

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Cricket Wireless on Wednesday announced a limited time promotion which sees the carrier upping the amount of data for its wireless plans. Set to take effect on September 13, customers will be able to score at least 1GB of monthly data. It’s unclear how long the promo will last so, if ...

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GameStop to sell Cricket Wireless starting in October

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GameStop and Cricket Wireless have announced that the gaming-centric retail chain will begin selling no-contract wireless service starting next month. Expected to roll out in phases with completion by the end of October, it’s one more place for customers to pick up a smartphone. “Cricket ...

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Cricket offers $100 for T-Mobile and MetroPCS switchers

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AT&T’s prepaid arm of Cricket Wireless is taking a page out of T-Mobile’s playbook, offering rewards for customer who jump ship. Starting from August 24 and running through October 19, Cricket will give customers a $100 bill credit for switching from T-Mobile or MetroPCS. ...

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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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