Cricket Wireless starts holiday pricing with select phones

Through January 7, Cricket Wireless customers can purchase select phones for a reduced price. The carrier announced today that phones from Samsung, LG, ZTE, LG, and Motorola are part of its holidays deals kickoff.

Every deal can be grabbed both online and at Cricket Wireless stores.

  • Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime: $29.99 after $50 mail-in rebate and $20 instant discount
  • LG G Stylo: $49.99 after $50 mail-in rebate and $50 instant discount
  • ZTE Overture 2: Free after $40 mail-in rebate
  • LG Risio: Free after $30 mail-in rebate
  • Motorola Moto E: Free after $50 mail-in rebate
  • Nokia Lumia 635: Free after $20 mail-in rebate

If you’ve been wanting to switch carriers, Cricket Wireless might be a good fit. Cricket Wireless, which is owned and operated by AT&T, has plans of all types. Pricing ranges from $35-$60 per month.

Cricket Wireless Techs the Halls with Incredible Holiday Shopping Deals and Savings on the Season’s Hottest Smartphones

ATLANTA, Nov. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Starting today, Cricket Wireless is giving holiday shoppers something to smile about by offering the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime and LG G Stylo for $29.99 and $49.99, respectively, and select 4G LTE smartphones for free* — after a mail-in rebate Cricket Visa Promotion card**, when you bring your number to Cricket, and activate a new smartphone plan. Offers are available online or at more than 3,800 Cricket Wireless stores nationwide.

Shoppers can get more bang for their buck at Cricket this holiday season with affordable pricing on the hottest smartphones out there. For bargain hunters seeking the best deals without compromising style, Cricket has smartphones to make even the pickiest gift recipient on the list one very happy camper. From sleek styles and slim designs to powerful cameras and high-quality screens, Cricket has the ultimate gift selection at an affordable reach.

Holiday Offers and Price Reductions for Customers Bringing Their Numbers to Cricket



Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime™

$29.99 after $50 mail-in rebate Cricket Visa Promotion Card and $20 instant discount

LG G Stylo™

$49.99 after $50 mail-in rebate Cricket Visa Promotion Card and $50 instant discount

ZTE Overture™ 2

FREE after $40 mail-in rebate Cricket Visa Promotion Card (pre-rebate price $39.99)

LG Risio™

FREE after $30 mail-in rebate Cricket Visa Promotion card (pre-rebate price $29.99)

Motorola Moto E

FREE after $50 mail-in rebate Cricket Visa Promotion  Card (pre-rebate price $49.99)

Nokia Lumia 635

FREE after $20 mail-in rebate Cricket Visa Promotion Card (pre-rebate price $19.99)

“With extreme discounts on our most popular smartphones, Cricket is providing holiday shoppers with the tech they crave at affordable prices,” said Janna Ducich, vice president and chief marketing officer, Cricket Wireless. “Our service plans with taxes and fees already included and our 4G LTE nationwide network make it easy to bring joy to friends and loved ones at this special time of year.”

Cricket offers more than just great phones at great prices:

  • Customers on the Smart ($50/mo) and Pro ($60/mo) plans can enjoy calls to, from, and between the U.S., Mexico, and Canada at no additional charge
  • Unlimited international texting to 38 countries included in Smart and Pro plans at no additional charge
  • Plans starting at $35/mo after $5 Auto Pay credit
  • Taxes and fees included in the price of the plans – no surprises
  • More 4G LTE coverage nationwide than T- Mobile, MetroPCS, Sprint, and Boost
  • International calling features for countries like Brazil, Honduras, Costa Rica, Columbia, and more for customers on Smart and Pro plans!

Plus, the whole family can celebrate the holiday season by adding eligible lines to their account and saving up to $100/mo with Cricket’s Group Save discount ***. The more the merrier.

About the New Cricket Wireless

Cricket is bringing consumers more value with a simple, friendly, and reliable nationwide wireless experience with no annual contract.  The power of Cricket is our nationwide 4G LTE network that covers more than 310 million people; easy and affordable plans prices that include taxes and fees – no surprises; and a great selection of phones customers love. Cricket, Something to Smile About.  To check out the new Cricket or find a store near you, visit And connect with us on Facebook at and Twitter at

Cricket is a subsidiary of AT&T Inc. Coverage not available everywhere. © 2015 Cricket Wireless LLC.  All rights reserved.  Cricket and the Cricket logo are trademarks under license to Cricket Wireless LLC. 

* Phone  Offers: End 01/07/16. While supplies last. After mail-in rebate (w/in 8 wks).  Porting number & 2 qual. plan (min. $40/mo.) svc payments w/in 45 days req’d. Excludes ports from AT&T. Phone price and tax due at sale. Void in CT, RI, and Miami-Dade County, FL. 

** Cricket VISA Promotion Card: issued by MetaBank®, member FDIC, or CenterState Bank of Florida, NA pursuant to license from Visa U.S.A. Inc.  Must mail in rebate form by 2/6/16.  Card not redeemable for cash, valid for 150 days after issuance and may be used to pay for your Cricket wireless services.  Fees, charges & restr’s apply.  See store for offer details.

*** Group Save: Eligible lines of service req’d.  Discount applies to lines 2-5. Price & discount per line varies. Not available with auto pay credit.

About the Author: Justin Herrick

Born and raised in New Jersey, Justin is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University where he studied marketing with a focus on digital marketing. He's very talkative and enjoys discussing anything from technology and sports to video games and television. As for Justin's current device rotation, he carries around the Google Pixel and Nexus 9. In the rare case that his phone or tablet is not in his hand, he is either flicking through cards on his Moto 360 (2015) or typing away on the Microsoft Surface Book. Justin is patiently waiting for the day that Google replicates the Galaxy Nexus with modern day specifications.