However do note that Cricket Wireless is not available is some parts of United States. Cricket Wireless is a pre-paid carrier that operates partially on the networks run by Sprint, MetroPCS, etc. But remember that Cricket may not be available in your area or it may not offer the S IV in your area. You will have to enter your ZIP code to find out whether Cricket Wireless is available in your area.
Samsung Galaxy S IV seems cheaper if brought upfront at $474.99 and it ships with a free flip cover. The monthly plan rates are $50.00 for 1GB option and $60.00 for the 2.5GB option.