Calls are billed in one-minute increments. I went through so much after the person I spoke to at Straight Talk told me I had to contact my carrier to unlock the phone. I contacted Straight talk and they told me I had to call sprint and tell them to deactivate the account. You are going to save so much money too, totally awesome! All other trademarks, service marks, and trade names referenced in this site are the property of their respective owners. Is straight talk really going to let me be out that much money.
It appears that they are working on that but I was told that, because I the phone I bought was a sprint phone, I would only have service from sprint towers. I get a lot of requests for help with those issues. I upgraded to an iPhone 6 and have a 5s that a friend wants to buy to use on straight talk, if it will work well. But Ring Plus handled that with no problems. Everyone has different financial circumstances, so that is a choice you have to make. Saw that straight talk advertises if you bring your Sprint iphone cdma phone over they can activate it. Must be 18 years or older to participate.
They said, unless Straight Talk can flash their own software on the phone, the internet will not work. Other terms and conditions apply. I need to enter a series of numbers staring with and ending with. And is it going to self destruct or something? Once you do that, you want to add the phone to your online account. Or is it just easier to get a new number for my Iphone, de-activate the old phone and throw it out? She gave us the code 873283 and it worked right away. I then tested the internet connection and it failed. Most people would be like you.
Take a look at the plans and let me know if you are interested. Mine is an iphone4, his an iphone 4s. So this is getting ridiculous. If you use social media, please follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and YouTube. This article has also been viewed 190,304 times.
Airtime minutes will be deducted plus the cost of the International call. The Sprint service goes dead, and they maybe need to restart the phone for Straight Talk to be activated on the same iPhone. It is important to know the carrier in order to use it with the proper network. Sprint has disgusted me to the point that I don't want another dollar of my money going to them either directly or indirectly. See Before you do this though… 1. I went to straight talk because I thought that they used all of the towers.
Please refer always to the latest Terms and Conditions of Service at StraightTalk. The dealer will charge you a fee. Additional terms and conditions apply. She then informed me it can take 3 hours or up to 2 days for the transfer, but I should have service until the switch. However straight talk tells me they still have not deactivated it??? It's almost worth breaking your contract with your new iPhone take it to straight talk. If not, do you know of any large phablets that would? On another note Sprint told us over and over again that they could not unlock the phone for any other carrier well one of my phones was stolen that I had from Sprint, and has been activated on straight talk. To create this article, volunteer authors worked to edit and improve it over time.
Let me know if you want to discuss futher. This will depend upon both the model of phone and your wireless provider. I feel Straight Talk should have better directions. Additional terms and conditions apply. Performance will be reduced if multiple devices access data through the hotspot simultaneously. Do you want to stay on a sprint-based network? This also includes the country where it was blacklisted as well as the date of blacklisting.
It seemed now via there system they can give me network access …. Your iPhone would need to be deactivated on Sprint and activated on straight talk after the port completed. So forget about showing your friend that great song you have on Google Music or that funny clip from Youtube. For example, you had two iPhones. I had no phone service for over a day. Below is a brief guide that describes what the various kits do.
Not sure its worth saving 10-15 bucks for me. I bet if you had done a reset all settings on your phone it would have done the same as a factory reset. Before you buy the used iPhone 4s you need to get the meid of the phone and check to see if it can be activated with straight talk. On the activation kit, it says it includes nano, micro, and traditional Sim…. We need to take this issue offline so we can address it further.
Therefore if you run into problems, you eliminate a huge factor which could be causing a problem- your phone. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 1 Nov 27, 2018 1 Oct 4, 2018 1 Aug 30, 2018 1 May 4, 2018 1 Jan 1, 2018 1 Sep 15, 2017 1 Sep 5, 2017 1 Jul 14, 2017 1 Aug 26, 2016 1 Jul 16, 2016 1 Jun 26, 2016 1 Mar 19, 2016 2 Mar 16, 2016 1 Dec 13, 2015 1 Jan 9, 2015 1 Mar 27, 2011 1 Dec 27, 2008 G 4 Jan 3, 2005 G 4 Nov 9, 2004 G 13 Apr 7, 2004. To try again at 2pm today. They will help you for free. Only buy a locked phone on these carriers, any other locked phone will not work! If you know that the Sprint network has coverage in your zip code in your area, try some different area codes on the activation page to see if another nearby zip code has coverage.