Cricket is not currently listed by Apple as a carrier that offers compatible service plans: Apple Watch - Carriers - Apple. I suggest that you contact Cricket to ask about their plans for supporting Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular). You can also monitor the page linked above for further carriers being added over time.
Per corporate Cricket store in Reno, NV, as of 10JUN19, no you can NOT use Apple Watch series 4 GPS + cellular on their network. Answered by Matthew N from Reno. Jun 10, 2019.
Apple Watch Series 7 and Apple Watch SE cellular models with an active service plan allow you to make calls, send texts, and so much more — all without your iPhone. You can complete a call to emergency services when you’re traveling abroad just by pressing and holding the side button. 1 And now with Family Setup, members of your family who ...
Only select Cricket network compatible BYOD devices are eligible. IMPORTANT NOTE: Device must be compatible with the Cricket network and able to use a Cricket SIM card. Data speeds vary by device capabilities and network technology used in your coverage area. Coverage not available everywhere. Compatible rate plan required. Tax due at sale.
Use Apple Watch with a cellular network. With Apple Watch with cellular and a cellular connection to the same carrier used by your iPhone, you can make calls, reply to messages, use Walkie-Talkie, stream music and podcasts, receive notifications, and more, even when you don’t have your iPhone or a Wi-Fi connection.
During setup, look for the option to set up cellular, then follow the onscreen steps. You can also set up cellular later from the Apple Watch app: On your iPhone, open the Apple Watch app. Tap the My Watch tab, then tap Cellular. Tap Set Up Cellular. Follow the instructions for your carrier.
no 5G after plan upgrade. Been with Cricket almost 10 years and just upgraded to the Unlimited with 5G plan for iPhone 12 - however it’s not working. It’s been 3 days and I’m still on LTE (which seems even slower now) Restarted the phone multiple times, removed and inserted the SIM card and all that to no avail.
Well, it appears the currently supported cellular carriers for the Apple Watch are very nearly a united front on the price: at least $10 a month to add your wearable. The one exception is U.S. Cellular, which offers a plan at half the price: $4.99 per month and the first three months are free.