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Cricket Ovation Has Been A Hot Seller At Cricket Wireless

Cricket Ovation A Hot Seller For At Least 1 Cricket Dealer, While The Icon 2 Has Problems

Joe Paonessa - Jan 21, 2021
Lady Red’s Tech Reviews, a Cricket Wireless vlogger recently detailed some of Cricket’s best and worst-performing phones. What’s particularly interesting is that Lady Red’s Tech Reviews (LRTR) is also Cricket Wireless store manager. So that really puts a different perspective on things. Before going over the phones she detailed, it’s
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Cricket Wireless First Deals Of 2021 Announced

Latest Deals From Cricket Wireless Include $49.99 iPhone SE

Joe Paonessa - Jan 8, 2021
The latest phone deals are now out from Cricket Wireless. New Year, New Phone is the tagline featured on the Cricket Wireless homepage. The deal highlighted next to the tagline is a switcher offer for a Samsung Galaxy A01 priced at $19.99. This is actually a downgrade from Cricket’s holiday
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Actor Dan Levy's Eyebrows Featured In New Visible Advertising Campaign

Visible’s Less Conventional Ad Approach Gets Views, Others Like Mint Mobile Focused On More Traditional Means

Joe Paonessa - Nov 30, 2020
This holiday shopping season has seen an increase in the number of prepaid wireless brands investing in the marketing of their services. Consumer Cellular, Cricket Wireless, Metro by T-Mobile, Mint Mobile, Straight Talk Wireless, TextNow, and Visible have all launched new video advertising campaigns. While most have focused on traditional
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Cricket Wireless Holiday Shopping 2020 Deals

Cricket Wireless Holiday Deals Offer Something For Everyone

Joe Paonessa - Nov 20, 2020
Cricket Wireless has announced its holiday shopping season phone deals for 2020. There are offers for everyone. Whether you are a new customer porting in or a current customer looking to upgrade Cricket has you covered. There are deals on both Android and iOS devices featuring the iPhone SE for
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Cricket Wireless Heads To November 2020, With New Free Phone Offers

Cricket Wireless Ending October With Over 10 Free Phones

Joe Paonessa - Oct 30, 2020
Cricket Wireless is ending October with more free phone deals. Over 10 Android devices are now available for free to switchers as part of Cricket’s “Big Savings On Android Phones” promo. There were also $100 price drops on iPhone models. You can see all the new deals in the tables
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AT&T And Cricket Wireless Near Empty Display Racks At Best Buy (Photo Via Wave7 Research)

AT&T Prepaid And Cricket Wireless Are Pulling Out Of Best Buy

Joe Paonessa - Oct 27, 2020
AT&T Prepaid and Cricket Wireless appear to be leaving Best Buy stores. Over the last several weeks, analysts from the firm Wave7 Research noticed inventory of both brands dwindling in stores across several states. Signage advertising each brand has been also taken down. Online checks of several zip codes also
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Cricket Wireless $50 Switcher Account Credit Offer

Switch To Cricket Online Get A $50 Account Credit, Switch In-Store Get A Free iPhone 7

Joe Paonessa - Oct 1, 2020
The calendar has turned to October, and Cricket Wireless has some new and updated deals out. The iPhone 7 is now free in-stores while the iPhone 8 can now be picked up online for $49.99. The iPhone SE continues to be available for $249.99 although interested parties may find a
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Cricket Wireless Has New TV Commercials Advertising 5G Network Launch And A 5G Device Without A Price Tag

Cricket’s First 5G TV Commercials Launched With 5G Phone Price Notably Absent From Mention

Joe Paonessa - Sep 1, 2020
Back on August 21st, Cricket Wireless officially launched 5G network access. Just days later, analysts at Wave7 Research spotted the first Cricket Wireless TV ads touting the new 5G network. Cricket has two new TV ads out that are airing nationally. Both ads make mention and show a picture of
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Cricket Wireless Updates End Of Summer Savings Deals

Cricket’s “End Of Summer Savings” Deal Updates Are A Step Back, iPhone 7 Price Increased To $49.99

Joe Paonessa - Aug 29, 2020
Cricket Wireless has updated its “End Of Summer Savings” phone deals. The last major update was at the end of July when the iPhone 7 was made free to switchers. The updated deals out now are a step backward for several devices like the iPhone 7 and iPhone SE. Those
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5G Network Access Is Now Available With Cricket Wireless

Cricket Wireless Launches 5G And 5G+ Networks Alongside Updated Data Only Plans

Joe Paonessa - Aug 21, 2020
In late July, AT&T announced that it turned on its 5G network nationwide. Also contained in the announcement was a blurb stating that the network would become available to Cricket Wireless customers on August 21. AT&T owns Cricket Wireless. Now that August 21 is here, the network is indeed available
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Cricket's Latest "Hot Deals" Include Free iPhone 7 Offer

Cricket Wireless’s Latest Deals Include A Free iPhone 7

Joe Paonessa - Jul 31, 2020
Last week, Cricket Wireless refreshed some of its phone deals and launched the Samsung Galaxy A11. Today, July 24, 2020, there has been another deal refresh highlighted by some new iPhone offers including a free iPhone 7 deal for switchers. Let’s take a closer look at what the provider is
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Cricket Wireless End Of Summer 2020 Savings Promos

Cricket Wireless Announces 5G Launch Date, Samsung Galaxy A11, And Updated Plans & Deals

Joe Paonessa - Jul 24, 2020
Cricket Wireless now has a launch date for 5G wireless. On August 21st, subscribers will be able to activate 5G service on the network. Cricket’s first 5G device to become available for purchase will be the Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G. Pricing and a release date for the phone have yet
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Cricket Wireless Has A New Bill Credit Promotion At Target (Photo Via Wave7 Research)

Cricket Wireless Customers Can Save $60 Via Bill Credits By Purchasing A SIM At Target

Joe Paonessa - Jul 2, 2020
Cricket Wireless has been very busy over the last several weeks with new phone launches and promos. A recent report from Wave7 Research noted another new offer from Cricket, this one restricted to national retail. Customers that purchase a Cricket Wireless SIM kit at Target and activate a new line
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Cricket Wireless Launches New Phones And Phone Promos

LG Stylo 6 And Nokia C5 Endi Launch On Cricket Wireless, Plus Updated Phone Deals

Joe Paonessa - Jun 6, 2020
Cricket Wireless has been busy over the past week launching a series of new devices. On May 29, the Samsung Galaxy A01 ($109.99) and Nokia C2 Tava ($102.99) were launched. A YouTube video unboxing of Cricket’s Nokia C2 Tava is already available. Two other devices were just launched on June
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Cricket Wireless Is Discontinuing $15 Plan For Grandfathered Customers

Cricket Wireless’s & AT&T Prepaid’s Grandfathered $15 Plans Are Going Away, Here Are Some Alternatives

Joe Paonessa - May 29, 2020
At the end of March, Cricket Wireless released a $15 phone plan to help those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The plan included unlimited everything with the first 2GB of data each month at high-speeds before throttling to 2G data speeds. High-speeds were defined as a maximum of 8Mbps. The
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