You want a phone plan that lets you keep in touch with friends and family without having to keep track of minutes and how many text messages you send. Cricket agrees with this need and includes several features with every rate plan available.
Included Features in Your Plan
Enjoy these wireless features that come standard on current Cricket rate plans:
- Unlimited Calling
- Unlimited Texting (SMS)
- Unlimited Picture and Video Messaging (MMS)*
- Unlimited Data Access* (includes 5G access with compatible phone and rate plan; plans with high-speed data allowances will have reduced speeds after allowance is used). Cricket may slow data speeds if the network is busy.
- Voicemail and Visual Voicemail
- Call Forwarding
- Dialing Shortcuts
- Caller ID
- Three-Way Calling
- Call Waiting
- Cricket Call Defense spam warnings and fraud call blocker with compatible phone
- Messaging Short Codes
- Stream MoreSM*
More features included on Cricket Unlimited plans (and $50/mo+ grandfathered plans):
- Unlimited Calling to and from landlines and mobile phones in Mexico, Canada*, and the U.S.**
- Unlimited Text, Picture, and Video Messaging to and from Mexico, Canada*, and the U.S.**
- High-Speed Data Access while traveling in Mexico or Canada**
- Unlimited texting from the U.S. to 37 countries
* Calls and messages from the U.S. to the Northern Territories of Canada not included.
** Data usage in Mexico and/or Canada counts against your plan's high-speed data allowance; speeds are reduced after you use your high-speed data allowance. Calls/messages/data usage while in Canada cannot exceed 50% of total talk, messaging, or data usage in any 3-month period, or service may be terminated. Int'l data roaming may be reduced to 2G speeds. Additional terms and restrictions apply. For full details view the Cricket International Terms and Conditions.
Need more? Customize your experience with add-on features. You can add features on a monthly-recurring basis as long as they're compatible with your plan and phone. View our plan and feature compatibility chart.
- Cricket Protect insurance for your phone
- Mobile Hotspot for connecting your other devices to the Cricket network
- Cricket International Long Distance for international calling features
Select a feature above to learn more and view compatible rate plans.
Features are available from the day you add them until the end of your current billing cycle. You can choose to add the feature one-time to try it out or just get you through the month. If you want to use the feature each month, you can choose the monthly version. The prices are the same for both and you can cancel a monthly feature at any time.
One-time features are available to use as needed. You can choose to add the feature to try it out or just get you through the month.
- Add 1GB Data for additional high-speed data
- Individual Country Add-Ons for connecting from the U.S. to countries in Latin America and the Caribbean
For accounts with multiple lines, you must add features to each line individually. You'll receive payment confirmation on the screen and by text message.
Setting up Calling Features
Need help setting up calling features on your phone? Download the Quick Start Guide and User Manual, plus find links to other support info for your device.