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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At least ten U.S. wireless providers in line to carry the Moto X

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Now that the new Moto X is official and no longer rumor it’s time to look at which carriers are in line to offer the device. We swung by the Motorola website this morning to see who might be listed as having the phone on its radar. We expected to find most, if not all, of... Read More

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 finally gets relaunch

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Just two months after is acquisition to AT&T, Cricket is back in the game and shows promise!  Cricket is a budget pre-paid carrier and offers three low-cost smartphone plans.  All the plans offer unlimited talk and text, which is the norm for carriers, but the real deal is in the data ...

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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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HTC and Cricket Wireless to release the HTC One SV

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Cricket gets the award here for fastest release of a new phone after the new year in the U.S., as they have partnered with HTC to announce the new HTC One sV. The device has been seen in Eurpose and Asia already, and is now coming stateside for $349.99 on January 16th. The One SV... Read More

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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