By Humberto Saabedra on October 18, 2013
FCC filings reveal AT&T will kill Aio Wireless if its planned Cricket purchase goes to plan
By Humberto Saabedra on July 18, 2013
Cricket announces a new handset financing program launching this Sunday, though the carrier itself isn’t doing the financing.
By Humberto Saabedra on July 12, 2013
AT&T announces the purchase of Cricket parent Leap Wireless after a year of talks
By Humberto Saabedra on February 28, 2013
Leap Wireless confirms it has sold less iPhone units than expected after its landmark sales agreement, leading to a sizable sales shortfall.
By Humberto Saabedra on June 5, 2012
Cricket may face steep competition from its own network partner, as Sprint is set to offer the iPhone through Virgin Mobile as soon as July according to a new report.
By Christopher Price on May 31, 2012
Cricket becomes the first nationwide carrier to offer a prepaid iPhone, and will offer iPhone 4 & 4S below no-contract pricing on Tier 1 carriers.
By Christopher Price on March 5, 2012
Best Buy has launched a fire sale on the ZTE Score X500 Cricket Muve prepaid phone. At $29.99, it’s the lowest price we’ve seen for a Google-supported Android device… ever. Click the link below to secure your X500 for in-store pickup. We strongly suggest doing so as stores will deplete within hours, if not minutes. […]
By Humberto Saabedra on December 21, 2011
Cricket has announced that its first market for its long-planned LTE network will be Tuscon, Arizona with 90% of the city currently covered based on current CDMA coverage and a further expansion to Nogales, Arizona beginning in 2012. Pricing for the service is set atÂ $50 per month for 5GB of data at up to 3Mbps […]
By Humberto Saabedra on December 19, 2011
Cricket launches their variant of the Huawei Glory Android smartphone, delivering mobile hotspot support on Cricket’s network.
By Humberto Saabedra on November 17, 2011
Huawei has announced the forthcoming launch of its next high-end/low cost Android smartphone in the Honor, which will be sold by Cricket as the Huawei Glory when it is released later this quarter in the US. The Honor featuresÂ Android 2.3.5, Â a 1.4GHz Snapdragon processor with 512MB of RAM, a 4-inch F-WVGA resolution (854 x 480) […]