Starting tomorrow, Cricket will debut its $30 service smartphone plan that includes unlimited talk and text, plus 1 GB of high-speed data plan.

Also beginning September 9, people who switch to Cricket can check out this season’s hot new trend:  free select 4G LTE smartphones, with activation of a smartphone plan. Choose from the Alcatel STREAK™, ZTE Sonata™ 3 or Kyocera Hydro VIEW.

“Today’s wireless customer is making smarter decisions.  They’re opting for what they need in a wireless experience – simple and predictable no-annual contract plans, amazing value, cool smartphones, on a strong network.  And they’re counting on friendly customer service environment,” says Tiffany Baehman, vice president and chief marketing officer, Cricket Wireless. “At Cricket, we are committed to giving that to our customers.  It’s what they deserve. We go the extra mile to win over and retain smart, happy customers.”

And there’s more for virtual reality, gaming and music enthusiasts.

Cricket is offering the Alcatel IDOL 4™ + VR Experience Pack for just $99.99 when you bring your number to Cricket and activate service. This is the first smartphone and virtual reality goggle bundle, and it normally retails for $199.99.


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