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Smartphonematters is the source for helping consumers with smartphones and prepaid wireless plans. We help readers make informed decisions with picking and choosing the right prepaid wireless plan for their needs. Smartphonematters provides hands on reviews of prepaid wireless services

Can I use my Verizon iPhone 6+ with Straight Talk Wireless?

A reader, David, asks.. I have a iPhone 6+ can I switch it over to straight talk I am now with Verizon but want to go to straight talk will I have a problem doing this Hi David, Your Verizon

No SIM Message on Straight Talk Sprint Network Using BYOP Samsung Galaxy S4

A reader, Cynthia asks… hi, i recently bought a galaxy 4 sprint phone on craig’s list,my carrier is straight talk…my phone was activated by them after i was told to take out the sim card.the phone has no sim card

BLU Life One 4G LTE Android Phone Part 2


Here is my second video about my BLU Life One smartphone. I talk a little bit about my experience with the phone so far.  Check it out and see my garden too!    

My Amazon Shopping App Doesn’t Work with Cellular Data


A reader, Minnie, asks.. I have a straight talk Galaxy S4 that runs off att. I used you advice for the APN and now my phone is able to send photos. Thank you. I cannot connect to Amazon App using

Problem Receiving Picture Messages on My Straight Talk Samsung Galaxy Prime Core


A reader, Rosemarie, writes… I just bought a Samsung Galaxy Core Prime from straight talk at Walmart and had my number transferred from my other straight talk phone. I couldn’t receive messages at first and then after calling the company

My Straight Talk Wireless Transfer Is Still Not Working


A reader, Jerry, writes.. Well I transferred my number from one straight talk phone to the other on the ST website lastnight! Its been almost 24 hours and Both the New and the Old phones are Not working!! I’ve been

Should I Choose the Straight Talk AT&T or Verizon Network?

A reader, John asks… Hey Bob, Please answer me ASAP. I am purchasing a Verizon iPhone 6. I get great coverage at home and at school with both ST AT&T and ST Verizon. I am almost certain I would receive

Only Getting 3G Using Straight Talk Wireless with an iPhone 5


A reader, Jay, asks… hey, I have an unlocked iphone 5 32gb with a straight talk simcard which shows 3G on top even after enabling LTE and trying few tricks like swap sim and enter back and all but still