TracFone subsidiary Straight Talk Wireless has added another entry level Android smartphone to its prepaid lineup, Huawei Magna. Straight Talk Huawei Magna H871G is a GSM, 4G capable cell phone that operates on AT&T network. It’s available at Straight Talk web site for $49.99 and at Walmart for $99.88. Read more
TracFone’s prepaid brand Straight Talk Wireless has added yet another mid-range smartphone to its prepaid lineup, ZTE Atrium. The phone is currently available at select Walmart stores but we expect that it will show up at carrier’s web site soon. Straight Talk ZTE Atrium can be purchased for $79.88. Read more
TracFone’s subsidiary Straight Talk Wireless extended its list of 4G LTE enabled smartphones recently with Alcatel OneTouch POP ICON 2 LTE. Straight Talk Alcatel OneTouch POP ICON 2 LTE is actually an improved version of carrier’s very popular phone POP ICON. Besides 4G LTE connectivity, the phone features a large 5-inch display, quad core processor and runs Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. The phone is available currently at Walmart for $135.38 and at Straight Talk web site for $149.99. Read more
Straight Talk Huawei Raven LTE definitely changes the perceptions that, especially US customers, have about smartphones that are coming from Huawei. On this phone, users can experience many improvements made by manufacturer, comparing to their previous handsets. Most important is that the phone is working just fine, the interface is extremely responsive and without lagging. Large 5.5-inch display, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, Android 4.4 KitKat operating system and 4G LTE connectivity can put only a smile on the face of the Huawei Raven LTE user. Also, Straight Talk made sure that Raven LTE, with a price tag of $179.99 and its unlimited plans is even more desirable. Read more
Soon after it was launched in June 2015, Straight Talk LG Sunset became one of the most popular phones for this carrier. That’s not surprising since LG Sunset has great specs and a price. For a 4G LTE Android 5.0 smartphone with a 4.5-inch touchscreen and 1.2GHz quad core processor, price tag of $99.99 is more than acceptable. LG Sunset works only on the $45 and $60 monthly service plans and one of these two is required for activation. Read more
The 2015’s school season is on. Many parents have already taken advantage of the deals that prepaid carriers have provided recently but those who haven’t can still get a quality smartphone for their kids and keep some money in their pockets at the same time. Currently, there are 3 free prepaid smartphones from TextNow, MetroPCS and Straight Talk. The first two carriers offer new smartphones while StraightTalk’s is refurbished. In any case, some of these deals will last longer, some for another couple of days but in any case, if you find something that suits your needs, don’t hesitate. Read more
This week, starting September 7, 2015, Straight Talk phones on sale are available at Straight Talk’s website and Walmart. At Straight Talk’s website, free shipping on orders $29.99 or higher is provided while Walmart offers free ship to store. Read more
Straight Talk has increased the amount of high speed data that it offers on the $45 unlimited and the $60 unlimited international plans. Straight Talk now offers 5GB of high speed data instead of 3GB without changing the cost of the plans. When high speed data allotment is reached, data speeds are throttled to 2G which is something around 64 Kbps in Straight Talk’s case. Majority of other prepaid carriers throttle their data to approximately 128 Kbps when high speed data is used up. Read more
TracFone’s subsidiary Straight Talk has recently added LG Sunset to its prepaid phone lineup. The Sunset (L33L) is an affordable entry-level Android smartphone that’s 4G LTE enabled and compatible with AT&T network. Straight Talk LG Sunset can be purchased on the carrier’s website for $99.99 and on Walmart.com for $77.50 with free shipping.
UPDATE: Read the LG Sunset’s full review.
Straight Talk has continued the trend of adding new smartphones to it prepaid lineup set last month, with the release of a new smartphone, Huawei Raven LTE. The price set for Straight Talk Huawei Raven LTE is $179.99. Currently, it’s available only at select Walmart stores while online is listed as out of stock.
UPDATE: Read the Raven’s full review.