The Samsung Galaxy A53 5G will be Available In-Store and Online Apr. 1
What’s the News? Cricket Wireless customers can now enjoy the best of the Samsung Galaxy A series lineup on Cricket’s nationwide 5G1 network with the new Samsung Galaxy A53 5G. Beginning Apr. 1, this 5G-capable device will be available in-stores and online for $409.99.

Why is this important? The Galaxy A53 5G gives customers power-packed performance and fast speeds at an affordable price. With Cricket’s fast 5G nationwide network and unlimited plans, customers will be able to stream their favorite TV show, download the latest movies and more where 5G coverage is available.

Cool Features. Enjoy the best of the Galaxy A Series with the most powerful performance in its series, all at the speed of 5G.
  • Expandable Storage: With an additional 1 TB of expandable storage with a microSD card2, customers get capacity to keep memories for generations to come.
  • Crystal-Clear Views: Indulge in a 6.5-inch screen to view entertainment on an FHD+ Super AMOLED display3 with incredible color clarity.
  • Power for Hours: Be more productive with a long-lasting, super-fast 5000mAh battery that stays powered throughout the day.4
  • Pump it Up: Never miss a beat and jam out in surround-sound with studio speakers.

Unlimited Plans + Security. Customers get more when they pair their new Galaxy A53 5G with one of Cricket Wireless’ unlimited plans. Plans start at $25/mo. per line for 4 lines.5  With unlimited data at such an affordable price, customers can stream, game, browse and enjoy the speed of 5G from their new device virtually anywhere. Plus, all unlimited plans include 5G access and Cricket Call Defense security, which helps customers protect their device against automatic fraudulent calls, and provides nuisance call warnings (spam, telemarketer, political, surveys, etc.) and call authentication.

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1Cricket 5G is not available everywhere. See for coverage details. For details on 5G and LTE support from Apple, customers can visit

2 Micro-SD sold separately
3Measured diagonally, the screen size is 6.5" in the full rectangle and 6.3" accounting for the rounded corners. Actual viewable area is less due to the rounded corners and camera lens

4Wall charger sold separately; use only Samsung approved chargers and cables. To avoid injury or damage to your device, do not use incompatible, worn, or damaged batteries, chargers, or cables. Supports up to 25W Super-Fast Charging. For more information on your device, please

5On $55/mo. plan, Cricket may temporarily slow data speeds if the network is busy. Plan streams video in standard definition.


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