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Latest Samsung Smartphones Debut at Cricket Wireless

ATLANTA, April 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, two new Samsung devices join our smartphone portfolio online and in Cricket-branded stores across the country – the Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime 2 for $149.99, and the Samsung Galaxy S8 for $699.99, with activation of a smartphone plan. Customers may be able to take advantage of a Phone Payment Plan provided by Progressive Leasing with just a $49.99 initial lease payment plus their first monthly plan amount.  No credit needed. 90 days payment and other early buyout options are available.1 

Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime 2

Stay connected: Interact with family and friends on social networks, read your favorite blogs and websites, watch YouTube channels, and surf the web with its quad-core processor and 4G LTE speeds. With Samsung Smart Switch, it's also a breeze to move content from other operating systems.

Get entertained: Stream videos, play games and listen to music with its crisp clear 5-inch HD screen and great audio. And with expandable memory of up to 256GB, you can store all your music, photos and videos without running out of space on your phone.

Great value: Customers will appreciate premium features like power-saving mode, Samsung+, Easy Mode, quick launch camera and more from a high-quality brand on a reliable nationwide 4G LTE network, at an affordable price. With monthly plans starting at $30, Group Save discounts on multi-line accounts, unlimited calls and texting between the U.S., Mexico and Canada on select plans, there is always something to smile about at Cricket.

Great for: First time smartphone users and upgraders who need a reliable phone to keep up with their busy life, and those seeking top quality that won't break the bank.

Samsung Galaxy S8

Cutting-edge entertainment: As the world's first mobile device certified by the UHD Alliance as MOBILE HDR PREMIUM™, Galaxy S8 lets you see the same vibrant colors and contrasts that the filmmakers intended. The immersive high-definition screen fits easily in your hand and is perfect for watching your favorite shows, movies and sports, and playing games.

Innovation: Includes a stunning Infinity Display that stretches from edge to edge for immersive viewing experiences, bringing a new level of functionality and convenience to its users. It also offers fingerprint or iris scanner to unlock your phone, and Bixby – an intelligent interface that learns from you to help you do more. Plus, the Galaxy S8 comes with Samsung's best camera yet – with dual-pixel technology offering both fast and precise auto-focus, even in low-light situations.

Peace of mind: The Galaxy S8 is water-resistant in up to five feet of water for up to 30 minutes, has fast-charge capabilities to keep you going when you need it most, and expandable memory of up to 256GB. With Cricket Protect, you can insure your phone from theft, loss, malfunction, and more.

Great for: Those who love watching movies and video on the go, active sports enthusiasts, tech-savvy and style-driven customers who want top-of-the-line devices from top brands, and the everyday photographer who wants pro-like photos whether in low-light, from afar, or in not-so-steady conditions.

Other Offers
Cricket's Spring into Summer promo offers FREE and discounted smartphones for customers bringing their number to Cricket.  And with Cricket's Refer-a-Friend program, customers can earn up to $250 in credits each year by remaining a Cricket customer for 60 days, and referring their friends and family to Cricket. You get a $25 credit, as well as your friend, when that friend accepts the referral via the Cricket Rewards app, activates service and keeps service for 60 consecutive days.  

For more on Cricket's monthly rate plans, special pricing and product lineup, go to www.CricketWireless.com or visit a Cricket-branded store near you.

About 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 319 million people;* easy and affordable plans prices that include monthly taxes; 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 cricketwireless.com. Learn more on the Cricket newsroom and blog. And connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

Cricket is a subsidiary of AT&T Inc. Coverage not available everywhere. © 2017 Cricket Wireless LLC. All rights reserved. Cricket and the Cricket logo are trademarks under license to Cricket Wireless LLC. 

1 Initial lease payment in CA may vary, but not exceed $49.99. Available in participating Cricket-branded stores except in IL, MN, NJ, VT, WI, WY.

*Based on overall coverage in U.S. Compatible device required. Coverage not available everywhere. 4G LTE coverage is not equivalent to overall network coverage

 

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