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Cricket Wireless Now Includes Unlimited Calling and Messaging to Mexico on ALL $50 and $60 Plans

Even More Value, Same Low Price

February 10, 2015

ATLANTA, Feb. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket continues to upgrade no-annual contract wireless, adding unlimited calls and messages to Mexico* on the new Cricket plans starting at $50 a month or $45 after a $5 auto pay credit with taxes and fees included, All-In. Existing customers on $50 and $60 Smart, Pro and Advanced plans don't have to do a thing.

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Beginning February 11, for the first time ever, new and existing customers on Cricket's $50 and $60 plans -- all on a nationwide 4G LTE network can now make unlimited mobile-to-mobile and landline calls and send unlimited messages from the U.S. to friends and family in Mexico.  More value for the same low price.

"Cricket is on a mission to upgrade what customers can expect from no-annual contract wireless," said Janna Ducich, marketing vice president and chief marketing officer for Cricket Wireless. "Whether it's providing more 4G LTE coverage than T-Mobile, Metro-PCS, Sprint and Boost; increasing high speed data access on our plans at no extra cost; providing access to the world's largest streaming music library with Deezer; and now bringing unlimited calling and messaging from the U.S. to Mexico, we are giving customers more value at low prices."

Cricket's Upgraded Plan International Features

Cricket Plans International Offering
(Now available in Cricket Plans starting at $50)

Smart Plan 

  • $50 or $45 (after $5 Auto Pay credit) with 5GB high-speed data access**


Pro Plan

  • $60 or $55 (after $5 Auto Pay credit) with 10GB of high-speed data access**


Advanced Plan (limited time only)***

  • $60 or $55 (after $5 Auto Pay credit) with 20GB of high-speed data access**

NEW: Included Services to Mexico from the U.S. 

  • Unlimited landline and mobile-to-mobile calling
  • Unlimited text, video and picture messaging


Unlimited International Texting

  • Unlimited Texts to 35 countries

Cricket continues to run its promotional Advanced Plan offer for a limited time with unlimited talk, text and 20GB of high speed data access for $60/mo with taxes and fees included.  And customers with a new activation can also get a free 4G LTE smartphone, the Nokia Lumia 635, after $75 mail-in rebate Cricket Visa® Promotion Card.****

Customers interested in expanded international features can take advantage of Cricket International Extra for $15/mo to receive unlimited landline calling and messaging to 35 countries plus 1,000 mobile-to-mobile minutes to 29 countries. And with Cricket International Roaming Mexico, customers can make and receive calls and texts while traveling in Mexico for only $10/mo, taxes and fees included.

Customers switching from T-Mobile, Metro-PCS, Sprint and Boost are eligible for 1 free month of service on us after completing two months on the Smart, Pro or Advanced plan*****.  The time to switch to Cricket is now.  It's #SimpleMath.

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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 300 million people; easy and affordable unlimited plans that are all in with taxes and fees included – no surprises; and a great selection of phones customers love. Cricket, Something to Smile About. Cricket is a subsidiary of AT&T Inc. Coverage and services not available everywhere. © 2015 Cricket Wireless LLC. All rights reserved. Cricket and the Cricket logo are trademarks under license to Cricket Wireless LLC.

*Unlimited Calling to Mexico: Available with Smart, Pro and Advanced Plans. Not available on legacy Cricket CDMA plans. Includes long distance voice calls from the US to Mexico only. Calls to special and premium services may be blocked. Service cannot be resold or used for fraudulent purposes. Other restrictions apply.

**High-Speed Data Access: Cricket's Basic, Smart, Pro and Advanced unlimited plans include 2.5GB, 5GB, 10GB and 20GB high-speed LTE data access allowances, respectively.  Data use exceeding these high-speed access allowances will result in data download speeds reduced to a maximum 128Kbps for the remainder of the monthly billing cycle.

***Advanced Plan: Limited time offer; subject to change. LTE-capable device and activation of Advanced plan required to get 20 GB of high-speed data access. Not eligible for Group Save discount. All Monthly Plans:  Monthly plan price includes taxes, applicable fees and unlimited domestic talk, text and data access. Monthly plan payments are not refundable or transferable, and other charges and fees may apply. In-store activation fee up to $25. Service and coverage not available everywhere. All plans and services are subject to Cricket's Terms and Conditions of Service available at www.cricketwireless.com/support.

****Free 4G LTE Smartphone: Free phone offer ends 4/9/15.  While supplies last. New activation required. Lumia 635 is $74.99 before $75 mail in rebate. Sales tax not included. Card valid at US locations where Visa accepted for 150 days after Card issuance. 2nd month of service req'd. Restrictions & other charges apply. See store for details. 
***** Free Month of Service:  Limited time offer. Is only available at Cricket Wireless retail locations. Requires $50 or $60 rate plan. Not available to AT&T customer, or Cricket CDMA customers. Third month free applies to rate plan only and excludes features or other services. Qualifying customers will receive an account credit approximately five days prior to payment due date for the third month of service. One-time credit is applied on a per line basis. Customer remains obligated to pay for features and other services in the third month.

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SOURCE Cricket Wireless

For further information: Alejandra Arango, M. 972.757.8213, alejandra.arango@cricketwireless.com





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