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Cricket's Back To School Deals

    Summer is almost over, and there are back-to-school deals everywhere you look. Cricket knows that a cool smartphone is at the top of the list for many, so we bring you the following deals for everyone on your back-to-school list: 

     

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    For the not-so-big kids

     

    LG Spree

    Why it’s great for students:

    • Little ones love to draw! With QuickMemo+, you can add comments and drawings to saved images, screen captures, or existing documents and notes.
    • A bright 4.5” FWVGA display and HD video recording is perfect for little aspiring directors.
    • Its quad-core processor, LTE speeds and unique LG features give you affordability and value without sacrificing style and features.

    Fun factor: Gesture Shot lets them take selfies with a simple hand gesture or voice command. And burst Shot lets them take multiple photos with either the front or rear camera. 

     

    Cost:

     

    Kyocera Hydro VIEW

    Why it’s great for students:

    • This rugged-like smartphone is durable. It's impact resistant, dustproof and waterproof. Its Wet Touchscreen technology keeps the phone working even when the screen is wet. It's okay if you #getcaughtintherain.
    • The 5” HD screen, dual cameras and Android technology give kids the features they want, and parents will like it too!

    Fun factor:  Magnifont enlarges select text on screen for easy-to-read display.

     

    Cost:

    $29.99 for customers bringing their number to Cricket

    $49.99 for existing customers

     

    ZTE Sonata 3

    Why it’s great for students:

    • Drops happen. A crisp 5” display with Dragontrail™ Glass gives you added protection.
    • The 2300 mAh battery with Texas Instruments™ rapid charging solution gives you faster charging.
    • And it comes with expandable memory of up to 64GB—more room for pics of their first day!

     

    Fun Factor: Dolby Audio™ feature provides high-quality surround sound for music, movies and games. #thatisall

     

    Cost:

    $9.99 for customers bringing their number to Cricket

    $39.99 for existing customers

     

    For the big kids

     

    ZTE Grand Max 2

    Why it’s great for students:

    • Teens love their videos-music videos, TV shows, whatever. This 6" phablet has a full HD display for great viewing.
    • Comes with expandable memory for all their photos and docs.
    • Octa-core processing power and 4G LTE speed is perfect for all that multitasking.
    • A 3,400 mAh battery with to keep you connected throughout the day, and Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 2.0 technology for when you need to juice up quickly.

     

    The Fun Factor: A rear camera with 13 MP autofocus + 2 MP fixed focus and full HD video, and a 5 MP front camera for capturing all those moments, as well as Hi-Fi Music plus Dolby Audio when you just need a break. #allworknoplay

     

    Cost:

    $129.99 for customers bringing their number to Cricket

    $169.99 for existing customers

     

    LG Stylo 2

    Why it’s great for students:

    • The juggler in your student will love the 5.7” HD display Dual WindowTM, which splits the screen in half to help you manage 2 apps at once. 
    • Thanks to the rear volume and power keys, and split or one-side keyboard options, your student can also operate this phone with one hand, leaving the other hand free to copy notes, carry books, or grab a quick bite. 
    • With the built-in stylus, you can instantly jot down brilliant ideas without even turning on the screen. Just grab the stylus pen and start writing! 
    • A 3,000 mAh battery and power-saving mode gives them long battery life.

     

    Fun Factor: Use a simple hand gesture or simply look at the camera to take a picture.   #easyselfie

     

    Cost:

    $79.99 for customers bringing their number to Cricket

    $129.99 for existing customers

     

     

    Nokia Lumia 650

    Why it’s great for students:

    • Windows 10 mobile offers a consistent and familiar experience across PC, tablet and phone—they all run the same operating system!
    • Create and edit Microsoft Office documents on its 5” HD display while on the go and save them to OneDrive for sharing with friends and teachers.
    • Microsoft OneDrive cloud storage lets them take their photos, videos, notes, Office docs and more where ever they go. Automatic syncing from OneDrive to other Windows 10 devices means they'll never have to worry about losing their stuff!

     

    Fun Factor: Gamers rejoice! The new and improved XBox experience on the Lumia 650 with Windows 10 keeps them connected to their gaming community - view activity feeds, send messages, watch game clips and find friends from social media - all with one built-in app that now looks and feels more like their Xbox One experience.

     

    Cost:

    $49.99 Online ONLY Price

    $69.99 for customers bringing their number to Cricket

    $109.99 for existing customers

     

    And with Cricket’s no-annual-contract wireless plans that start as low as $35/month with $5 Auto Pay credit – monthly taxes and fees included – on our network that covers more than 99% of Americans, you can’t go wrong. Check out www.cricketwireless.com for more deals. 

     

     

    Parent/Student Agreement

     

    One more thing – because cellphones are a privilege and not a right, your young ones need to use it responsibly. Click here for Cricket’s mobile phone etiquette agreement your child can sign, promising to be responsible with this privilege.