Why does it say Tracfone when I turn on my Straight Talk phone? Users of Straight Talk's plans must purchase a Straight Talk phone; although phone numbers can be transferred to a new Straight Talk account, phones from other carriers can't. The best Selection of phones will always be at the Straight Talk Website. In my experience if you live in an area where Tmobile has updated their network service is great. Is it because I'm still leasing the phone through verizon? Called Straight Talk and had it activated. Your current Verizon phone is useless until you pay off the balance. Now, I am not sure if this has changed since 2014.
If your number has been inactive for a while and has been reassigned by your previous vendor you will not be able to transfer your number. You can choose the network that your phone supports and has the best coverage where you live, work, or use your phone most. Agrravation Aggravation, and extreme negative remarks that i have for straight talk and to top off everything else, Not One cs rep can tell me the same thing the other one saids. You can find that info when you log into straighttalk. A good place to buy such devices is Swappa. If the number is suspended or disconnected, the port request will be denied by Verizon. Yes any of the phones that have that capability.
I would like to know by someone. You can have your monthly plan automatically charged to your debit or credit card. If you'd like, try checking around on the used phone market for a device that may be significantly cheaper and newer than what Wal-Mart is selling. About the Author Carla Jean McKinney has been writing professionally since 1989. I got this phone brand new from Verizon and I have been off contract for over a year now. Below we will tell you which phones you can use and which plans you can pick from. Right now Straight Talk is offering Two Free Phones at Black Friday Special held over through December 17, 2010.
Straight Talk Frequently Asked Questions. I'm a tech guy and ran my own experiment. I've done both of these methods several times and can confirm they do work. So yeah they probably will get more phones. Where can I buy Straight Talk Cards? Depending on a few choices when you sign up your phone will use one of the big four networks above. I have actually hung up, called back immediately and got a completely different answer.
For a while they sold the iPhone 5 on their Verizon 3G only network too. You can mail this person arghyle rocketmail. Where you live will determine which service will be used. I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 5. The coverage is the same but now I want to switch back to straight talk.
If you have 10 days left of Unlimited Straight Talk and you add a 30 day Unlimited card you will end up with only 30 days of Unlimited usage. There is no charge for roaming outside of your zip code. Just make sure not to return it without transferring your phone number. I purchased a Samsung s6 fun from Verizon last year. I could with my last carrier. Tom also confirmed for us.
Can I use my Straight Talk phone in Canada or Mexico? Verizon has the largest Cell Tower network in the United States. Above poster provided some details around the unlocking of the device. I want to buy a new cell phone with a larger screen I also wanted to be able to have this new phone on straight talk with Verizon towers. My Phone Is Eligible So Now What? It took me about two weeks and ten hours on the phone to finally get them to activate the device, and that was after signing an agreement that basically told me that if I have any problems with the device or the network, I am on my own. Can I check my email with a Straight Talk phone? If you are on the unlimited plan you can send as many as you want. How much data can I use with my Straight Talk phone? You purchase a phone and phone card, then you add the phone card to activate your phone. Samsung R451c Straight Talk Qwerty Slider Phone.
I had this experience when trying to activate an unlocked iPad Air with them a few years back. Also a photographer, McKinney earned her Master of Arts at the University of Arizona and is a graduate of the Sessions School of Design. I did not know that was the case until I spotted that. What is the warranty on my Straight Talk phone? How can I get my phone to be compatible for straight tal. It was taking me through the process to start a new account I think which is all the option I had at the time I tried the other day. Thanks for choosing us to assist you with your concern.