Cricket Debuts New $70/month Unlimited Plan, Offering $100 For Anyone Who Switches From T-Mobile

Cricket has today debuted a new unlimited plan, offering unlimited LTE speeds over AT&T’s network for just $70 a month. This prices includes taxes and fees so you’ll only be paying that flat rate each month. In fact, you can even save an extra $5 if you turn on automatic payments. They are also offering a $100 bill credit to any T-Mobile customers who make the switch from a T-Mobile line to Cricket.

Cricket Wireless is taking a wrecking ball to long-term contracts and making everyone smarter and happier with an unlimited plan on a network that is bigger than T-Mobile’s. The Cricket Unlimited Plan includes all the talk, text and data you can use on one smartphone line for$70/month. And after a $5 Auto Pay credit, it’s only $65/month.  Yes, T-Mobile customers, that price already includes the monthly taxes and fees.

Press Release

Cricket Wireless Spreads Smiles with New $70 Unlimited Plan on a Bigger Network than T-Mobile

$100 bill credit for T-Mobile customers switching to the smarter wireless choice

ATLANTA, April 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Calling all smart mobile phone customers! If you’re looking for great coverage with simple plans, all-in monthly rates, and the freedom of no annual contract, we’ve got you covered. Cricket Wireless is taking a wrecking ball to long-term contracts and making everyone smarter and happier with an unlimited plan on a network that is bigger than T-Mobile’s. The Cricket Unlimited Plan includes all the talk, text and data you can use on one smartphone line for$70/month.1 And after a $5 Auto Pay credit, it’s only $65/month. 2 Yes, T-Mobile customers, that price already includes the monthly taxes and fees.

T-Mobile charges at least $25 more each month for its Simple Choice Unlimited Plan for one smartphone line on a smaller 4G LTE network. Very Uncool. Plus if you join the Cricket Nation now, we’ll give you a $100 bill credit when you switch from T-Mobile.3



“We wake up every morning focused on giving our customers what they want – more network, a great customer experience, and better plans for less money,” said John Dwyer, president of Cricket Wireless. “Cricket has over 275,000 more square miles of 4G LTE coverage than T-Mobile. And our unlimited plan for a single smartphone line is $25 less a month. More coverage for a lot less money – two great reasons to make the switch.”

The new unlimited plan is available beginning April 17, 2016. Cricket provides more 4G LTE coverage nationwide than T-Mobile, MetroPCS, Sprint or Boost*, and everyday customer benefits include:

  • No annual contracts
  • Unlimited talk, text and data access – in and between the U.S., Mexico and Canada – for the Unlimited, Pro and Smart plans.
  • Monthly taxes and fees always included in plan price
  • Access to Cricket Rewards, the only customer loyalty program of its kind offered in the prepaid industry

With the recent addition of Aaron’s and other retail distribution relationships, Cricket Wireless is now available in more than 12,000 outlets across the country, cementing its position as one of the fastest growing prepaid wireless companies in the U.S. Find a Cricket Wireless store or other retailer near you, or purchase online, at www.cricketwireless.com.

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 317 million people*; easy and affordable plans with prices that include monthly taxes and fees; 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 www.cricketwireless.com. And connect with us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/cricketnation and Twitter at www.twitter.com/cricketnation.

Cricket is a subsidiary of AT&T Inc. Coverage not available everywhere.