Cricket Offers Its Second AWS-Capable Modem
Today Leap Wireless' Cricket announced the availability of the A600 USB wireless modem. The A600 has embedded software drivers, negating the need for an install CD, and it has a slot for microSD cards. It works with Windows 2000, XP and Vista 32 & 64 bit, and Macintosh OS 10.3.9 or higher. It costs $70 after rebates. Cricket's EVDO-based mobile broadband service costs $35 per month for existing customers and $40 per month as a stand-alone service. No contract is required.
Cricket to Sell Motorola Moto E Beginning March 13
Cricket Wireless today announced plans to sell the second-generation Motorola Moto E starting on March 13. The phone features LTE 4G, a 4.5-inch display, 5-megapixel camera, quad-core 1.2GHz processor and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Cricket Adds More Data to Low-Cost Plans
Cricket Wireless today added more data to its bottom two prepaid service plans in a bid to keep up with similar offers from Boost Mobile and MetroPCS. With Cricket's auto-pay discount, the Basic plan costs $35 per month and now includes unlimited talk, text, and 2.5GB of high-speed data per month (up from 1GB).
Cricket Tempts Switchers with $100 Reward
Cricket Wireless today kicked off a promotions to entice consumers to port their number to Cricket. People who switch to Cricket between today and Dec.
Cricket Follows AT&T's Lead with Unlimited Calls to Mexico
Cricket Wireless today announced that all customers on its $50 and $60 plans can now make unlimited calls to Mexico. Cricket's subscribers can call landlines and mobile phones at no extra charge, though Cricket said calls to special or premium services may be blocked.