Cricket is the operating subsidiary of Leap Wireless International. Cricket cellular phone is a simple and affordable wireless solution offering unlimited anytime minutes within your local calling area over a high quality all digital network. As a pioneer and a market leader in providing affordable wireless services, Cricket cellular phone service has created a place where home phones and mobile phones can be the same phone. By offering customers truly unlimited anytime minutes in the Cricket calling area over a high-quality, all-digital CDMA network, there is really no reason to have another phone service.
In addition, you can personalize your Cricket cellular phone service to fit your needs by choosing from several plans that come included with features and long distance service both domestic and to Canada and Mexico for one low flat rate monthly. Other services offered by a Cricket cellular phone include text messaging (domestic and to Mexico), ringtones, voicemail, caller ID, and call waiting. These services are included with some of the rate plans free of charge or are available separately for a small additional monthly fee. Cricket cellular phone is a simple and affordable wireless solution that appeals to people who need wireless service but want to avoid unreasonable and unexpected wireless hassles and bills.
A Cricket cellular phone is flexible. A Cricket cellular phone enables the purchase of a pre paid calling card plan. The infrequent users prefer a Cricket cellular phone. Cricket cellular phones are suitable for students and senior citizens. Cricket cellular phones are affordable. These phones involve no credit checks or contracts. A Cricket cellular phone is suitable for people who make unlimited local calls. Cricket cellular phones offer a service, named "Cricket Clicks", to enhance the looks and functionality of your Cricket cellular phone.
Cricket Clicks is a catalog of Ringtones, Games, and Information applications available on a variety of Cricket cellular phones: Kyocera Dorado, Kyocera Slider, Kyocera Koi, Audiovox 8900, Audiovox 8910, Motorola C341, Motorola E310, Motorola V262 and Motorola V265. You can browse the catalog and download applications currently available for your Cricket cellular phone.
Anyone with a Cricket Clicks-enabled phone and an activated Cricket Clicks service account can access the Cricket Clicks catalog from his or her Cricket cellular phone. It can take up to 24 hours before you can access the Cricket Clicks catalog on your Cricket cellular phone after you have activated your Cricket account. Once Cricket Clicks is activated on your Cricket cellular phone, there is no additional cost to access and browse the Cricket Clicks catalog. You will be charged if you decide to download an application to your Cricket cellular phone.
Most Games and Information applications in the Cricket Clicks catalog have two pricing options. The first option is to pay once for unlimited usage of the application for the lifetime of your Cricket cellular phone. The second option is to pay for unlimited use of the application for 30 days.
Some Games & Information applications offer a free demo for a few minutes or a whole day. Others do not offer demos. Ringtones applications let you listen to ringtones before you purchase. The amount of applications you can store on your Cricket cellular phone depends on the size of the application and storage capacity of your Cricket cellular phone. The applications available vary from phone to phone. Many of the applications are the same, but there may be some that are available on one Cricket cellular phone and not another. Generally speaking, the most popular Cricket cellular phones in the US have the most applications. You can add or delete applications at any time. If you decide to delete an application, it will be removed from your Cricket cellular phone and you will be required to purchase and download the application to use it again. If you disable an application it will temporarily remove the application from Cricket cellular phone memory and you can enable again at a later time at no additional purchase cost.
You can use some applications while outside of your Cricket coverage area.
Cricket cellular phones provide innovative wireless services targeted to meet the needs of customers who are under-served by traditional communications companies. With a commitment to predictability, simplicity and value as the foundation of its business, Cricket service is a simple and affordable wireless alternative to traditional landline service.