Cricket Wireless: 10 Things to Know Before You Sign Up

Pick the Cricket Wireless plan that fits you.

Cricket Wireless is a popular prepaid carrier that offers a wide selection of free phones and high-end devices like the Cricket Wireless Galaxy S6 on plans that start at $35 a month for smartphones. Before you sign up for¬†Cricket Wireless and spend money on a new phone there are some things you need to know […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 Release Continues Avoiding Verizon

With discounts there is not as big of a price difference as many consumers would expect.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat update release continues to roll out in the United States as yet another carrier not named Verizon has confirmed the beginning of its Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat roll out. Back in February, Samsung started pushing out its long awaited Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat update. The […]

iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c Heading to Cricket Wireless October 25

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Cricket Wireless will be the third major regional carrier to offer the new iPhones, as it has announced availability for the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c starting on October 25. This follows in the footsteps of Virgin Mobile and AT&T’s AIO Wireless, which are both offering the new iPhones to customers who don’t want to […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Heading to New U.S. Carrier in June


The Samsung Galaxy S4 will be heading to a new U.S. carrier starting in June with Cricket Wireless finally confirming both pricing and a release date for the current flagship from Samsung. In April, the Samsung Galaxy S4 arrived in the United States, hitting carriers AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and U.S. Cellular in the process. Tomorrow, […]

Leap Wireless Stuck With $100 Million Of Unsold iPhones

The iPhone 5 sports a smaller 4-inch display.

Leap Wireless, the parent company of Cricket will still has about half of the iPhones it bought from Apple when it started carrying the iPhone last year. According to The Wall Street Journal Leap estimates it will have more than $100 million worth of unsold iPhones by June 2013, one year after it signed a […]

Cricket iPhone 5 Incoming On September 28

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On September 21 the iPhone 5 will launch on AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon, but one week later it will launch on another U.S. carrier. Today Cricket announced it will carry the iPhone 5 starting September 28. The carrier does not offer any details for the launch of the phone aside from the release date, but […]

Leak Shows RadioShack No Contract Wireless Starts at $50 Per Month

Radiochack No Contract Wireless plans leak

Next month RadioShack will announce its own MVNO carrier on Cricket’s network called RadioShack No Contract Wireless, and a new leaked document breaks down the plans for the service. According to Engadget, RadioShack No Contract Wireless plans will start at $50 per month for smartphones and include unlimited talk and text. The base smartphone plan […]

HTC One V Headed to Cricket on September 2nd


The HTC One V, one of the three devices in the HTC One Series of smartphones, is headed to Cricket Wireless on September 2nd for $270. Cricket Wireless will be offering the HTC One V without the need for a contract which makes the $270 price tag a lot easier to swallow. Something else that […]

RadioShack No Contract Wireless To Launch September 5?

RadioShack No Contract Wireless leak

Recent rumors claim RadioShack is working on launching its own MVNO network and it looks like the official launch is just a few weeks away. According to Engadget, a leaked document from RadioShack says the company will launch its own contract-free mobile carrier on September 5. The full name for the service is RadioShack No […]

Prepaid iPhone 4S Heads to Cricket With $55 ‘Unlimited’ Plan

iPhone 4S Launches on Four New U.S. Carriers

Cricket will begin selling the first prepaid iPhones this June, making it the first carrier to offer an iPhone 4 or 4S sans two-year contract. Cricket will start selling the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S on June 22 with $55 “unlimited” talk, text, and web plans that require no contracts.¬†The “unlimited” plan actually means users […]

Verizon Trounces Competition in ‘Fastest Mobile Networks’ Testing

Verizon Tests

PCMag has run its annual “Fastest Mobile Networks” testing and Verizon’s 4G LTE network (surprise, surprise) ran away with the overall award for fastest network in the United States. The publication’s tests stretched across 21 cities and featured more than 140,000 tests. The results have produced winners in various categories and we’ll run those down […]

Contract-Free iPhone 4 on Regional Carrier Cricket?


While Cricket didn’t land an Apple deal to offer an iPhone 4 on its regional network, the regional CDMA carrier isn’t one to shy away from capitalizing on Verizon’s Apple deal to re-flash a Verizon Wireless CDMA iPhone 4 to make that device compatible with its own network, based on the same technology rather than […]

GBM Shortcut: Cricket Laptop and Tablet PC Stand


Finding a good stand for a tablet pc takes a lot of trial and effort. They have to light weight, mobile, and provide a good range of angles. Fortunately, all of those are found in the Cricket Laptop and Tablet PC stand. Checkout this quick GBM Shortcut for a short review. The Cricket is available […]