Smartphones are becoming more and more popular holiday gifts. According to research, this year as many as 20% of US adults may buy a smartphone as a holiday present. Thinking about it too but worried that such gift could be too hard on your budget? That’s certainly a possibility, since decent smartphones are not exactly cheap when purchased a regular prices. Luckily for you, however, Cricket has just kicked off the holiday sale including great discounts great discounts and even free phones.
Cricket Holiday Sale – Free HTC Desire 510 and Nokia Lumia 635
We must admit that Cricket’s selection is really impressive. For starters, you can grab the HTC Desire 510 and Nokia Lumia 635 for free after $75 mail-in rebate. Another LTE phone available at great price is the Moto G (LTE) which is priced at just $24.99 after $75 mail-in rebate.
The ZTE Sonata 4G which used to cost $79.99 before the promotion, now can be yours for half the price, that is $39.99. If you are willing to pay $10 more, you can get the Moto E for $49.88. The carrier is also selling the LG Optimus L70 for $59.99 ($40 down from $99.99) and the Samsung Galaxy Express for $99.99. The most expensive of the bunch, the ZTE Grand X will set you back $99.99 after $50 mail-in rebate.
In addition to huge discounts on Android phones, Cricket’s holiday promotion also includes a $100 bill credit for T-Mobile, Metro PCS, Sprint, Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and Cincinnati Bell customers who want to switch over to Cricket. The credit is offered through December 31st. Until January 8th, Smart and Pro Plan customers can take advantage of three months of Cricket International for free. Moreover, customers who are on Cricket International Roaming Mexico plans will get a new $10 rate for making and receiving calls and texts to and from Mexico.
With the exception of the Moto E and the Galaxy Express which can be found in select Walmart stores, all other phones are available for purchase at Cricket stores. Cricket’s deal is one of the first holiday promotions available to customers this season, and a very good one we must add, even though there is a little catch – in order to be eligible for the mail-in rebate, in come cases you’ll need to pay for two months of service.
more info: Cricket Wireless