Nokia's 3606 Lands At Cricket
Today Leap Wireless announced that its Cricket service is now offering the Nokia 3606. The 3606, a flip phone first announced in the third quarter of 2008, is one of the first from Nokia to support the AWS band. It includes stereo Bluetooth, a 1.3 megapixel camera with LED flash, a microSD card slot for up to 8GBs and a microUSB port for charging and data transfer. It also features dedicated music keys. The Nokia 3606 is available immediately at most Cricket retail locations for $180.
AT&T and Cricket Launch the Alcatel Ideal
AT&T and Cricket Wireless today announced a low-cost Android handset from Alcatel. The device is the same hardware as the Alcatel Dawn sold by Boost and Virgin, but has been rebadged as the Ideal by AT&T and Streak by Cricket.
Idol 4 Now On Sale at Cricket Wireless
Cricket Wireless today said the Alcatel Idol 4 is now available for sale from its web site. The Idol 4 is the smaller brother of the Idol 4S.
Nokia 1 Runs Android Go and Brings Back Nokia's Xpress-On Covers
HMD Global today announced the Nokia 1, an affordable, entry-level smartphone that runs the Android Oreo Go platform. The phone features swappable rear covers, a feature the former Nokia called Xpress-On covers.
Samsung Halo Sticks a Perfect Landing On Cricket's Web Site
Cricket Wireless recently added the Samsung Halo to its collection of inexpensive smartphones. The Halo harkens back to the design language of older Samsung handsets.