Straight Talk is a prepaid mobile phone service that is sold at Wal-Mart stores in the United States and operated jointly by TracFone Wireless and Wal-Mart. Straight Talk offers both CDMA and GSM support powered by the networks of Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T.
A Verizon phone without a SIM card cannot be used on another network. This is because Verizon operates using CDMA technology.
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Users who want to get service with Straight Talk but already have a compatible device are able to simply purchase a SIM card through Straight Talk and get a new number without buying a phone. Users who have compatible phones also have the option to keep their existing phone numbers and still sign up
Most older styles of cell phones, such as flip phones and slider phones, that are Straight Talk compatible can use the $30 All You Need Plan, as of 2015. Smartphones are not compatible and must use the $45 plan.
Some phones sold by Straight Talk use the Verizon network, and some do not. Each phone the company sells is assigned to its own home network. The brand also features phones that use T-mobile, AT&T, Sprint and regional carriers to provide call and data services.
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Straight Talk cell phones are prepaid phones available through TracFone Wireless and don't require users to sign a contract or pass a credit check. Rather than paying monthly bills, users select a pay-as-you-go plan that includes data, text messaging and phone calls. In addition to buying phones thr
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