Good news for you Android users on Cricket Wireless. They’ve announced the launch of the highly popular Samsung Galaxy S3 ($550), and the new LG Optimus Regard ($250).
“The Samsung Galaxy S III is a revolutionary 4G LTE smartphone and will be available at Cricket in time for the holidays,” said Matt Stoiber, senior vice president of devices for Cricket. “As we continue to expand our 4G LTE network, the Galaxy S III excels in both our 4G and 3G LTE markets. We are very proud to offer our customers the highest level of wireless technology on one of the coolest devices in the market today.”
You all already know how awesome the S3 is, and how many units it’s sold globally already. It should be launching on November 23. According to Cricket, the Optimus Regard was available starting November 14, but isn’t showing on their site. Their no contract plans start at $50 per month and are all-inclusive talk, text, and data.
“At Cricket, we’re thrilled to launch our first 4G LTE smartphone as we roll out our 4G LTE service to additional Cricket markets,” said Matt Stoiber, senior vice president of devices for Cricket. “The Optimus Regard from LG is an exciting new device that performs exceptionally well on our high-quality, 4G and 3G networks and is a great option customers looking for a fast, easy to use smartphone as a gift for the holidays or as a replacement phone for themselves.”