Verizon Straight Talk phones are available at Wal-Mart, both online and in stores. The store offers free shipping on some models, if certain criteria are met. Customers may also purchase some models online and pick them up in a store on the same day.
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.
Locations of Verizon cell towers are available from AntennaSearch.com, CellReception.com and CellMapper.com. Sites such as OpenSignal.com provide coverage maps for Verizon cell service in addition to tower locations.
Straight Talk Wireless subscriber identity module cards compatible with Verizon Wireless GSM phones are available through the Straight Talk Wireless website or through retailers such as Walmart. These cards are compatible with select Verizon phones that have been unlocked from the Verizon network.
Straight Talk is a prepaid mobile virtual network operator jointly run by Walmart and TracFone that uses Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile networks. Which network's service towers a device connects to varies depending on the device. Phones brought to Straight Talk from Verizon connect to Verizon's service
Depending on the potential customer's location, there may be excellent cell tower coverage, nonexistent coverage, or anything in between. Cell reception depends upon easy communication with towers, but it is financially worthwhile for cell phone companies like Verizon to prioritize high-density regi
As of 2014, there are a number of good Straight Talk phones, including the Motorola Moto E, the Samsung Galaxy S4, the LG Ultimate 2 and the Apple iPhone 6. Different Straight Talk phones are better for different customer needs and at different price points.
A customer can use any phone from Straight Talk on the company's pay-as-you-go plan. The phones that are available on Straight Talk vary depending on a customer's location. Phones that may be available as of July 2015 include the Samsung Galaxy S5, ZTE Whirl, LG Optimus Dynamic and Huawei Pronto.
The best phones that can be used with Straight Talk as of 2015 include Motorola Moto E, Samsung Galaxy S4, LG Ultimate 2 and Apple iPhone 6, according to Android Central. Straight Talk can be used with various different phones and has a wide range of coverage.
To explore the coverage area for Verizon Wireless, visit VerizonWireless.com and type "Coverage Map" in the search box located in the upper-right portion of the webpage. Alternatively, visit any Verizon Wireless store and request a service map brochure.