SAN DIEGO -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cricket Communications Inc. announced it will debut Muve Music, its new wireless rate plan with unlimited music, and the new Samsung Suede™ (SCH-r710) mobile phone at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show.

For the first time publicly people will be able to see and experience Muve Music from Cricket – first announced on December 20, 2010 - a new wireless rate plan with unlimited music which has been designed exclusively for the mobile phone and does not require the use of a computer. Muve Music, available on the Samsung Suede, will be on display at CES in a variety of places including:

* CES Unveiled on Tuesday, Jan. 4 from 4 - 7 p.m. at Venetian Ballroom, The Venetian

* Pepcom Digital Experience on Wednesday, Jan. 5 from 7 - 10 p.m. at Caesar’s Palace in the Octavius Ballroom

* Muve Music Lounge in the Cricket Buzz Suite from Thursday, Jan. 6 – Sunday, Jan. 9 in S210, South Hall, LVCC – regular show hours

* Along the strip and around Las Vegas including nearby Cricket stores.

Cricket, along with Variety, is one of the main sponsors of Entertainment Matters, the new International CES® program developed to help entertainment professionals navigate the largest, most influential technology show in the world, through exhibits, conference programs and events critical to the Hollywood community.

Cricket and its Muve Music partners Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group, and Samsung will host a session “Muve Music From Cricket – The Business Model” on Friday, Jan. 7 at 4:00 p.m. in Room N250 of the Las Vegas Convention Center, located on the main concourse between the North and Central exhibit halls.

For just $55 per month, Muve Music customers will get the following features on Cricket’s nationwide 3G network:

*Unlimited nationwide calling

*Unlimited nationwide text, picture & video messaging

*Unlimited global text messaging

*Unlimited 3G mobile Web

*Unlimited email

*Unlimited data back up

*Unlimited video.

And for the first time anywhere in the U.S.:

     Unlimited full track downloads

     Unlimited ringtones

     Unlimited ringback tones.

With Cricket’s Muve Music rate plan, there are no download fees and no monthly music subscriptions. Customers’ data plans will not be impacted by streaming music over the wireless network and customers won’t be required to use a credit card to purchase music. Unlimited Muve Music is included in the flat rate monthly wireless service plan.