THIS IS A BRAND NEW STRAIGHT TALK STANDARD SIZE SIM CARD THAT USES AT&T TOWERS/NETWORK AND STRAIGHT TALK'S MONTHLY SERVICE CARD. Kit includes sim card and activation guide including data/apn settings. Monthly service card not included. Again you need a 30 day $45 monthly service card to activate.
IT IS NOT A "NET 10" CARD, NOT USED, NOT BUTCHER CUT AND HAS NEVER BEEN ACTIVATED. DON'T BE FOOLED BY NET10 CARD SELLERS, NET10 HAS LIMITED DATA SEE QUOTE ---> "IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR CUSTOMERS ON THE UNLIMITED PLAN: UNLIMITED DATA SERVICE IS NOT AVAILABLE ON THE UNLIMITED PLAN FOR NET10 SIM CARDS THAT OPERATE ON THE AT&T NETWORK SOLD AFTER MARCH 1, 2013. NET10 SIM CARDS THAT OPERATE ON THE AT&T NETWORK ON AN UNLIMITED PLAN WILL BE LIMITED TO 1.5 GB OF DATA PER MONTH. THIS LIMITATION WILL APPLY EVEN IF YOU BUY AND REDEEM AN UNLIMITED SERVICE CARD THAT DOES NOT CONTAIN THIS LIMITATION ON ITS FACE. THIS LIMITATION DOES NOT APPLY TO NON-AT&T NETWORK SIM CARDS." THIS STATEMENT DOES NOT APPEAR IN THE STRAIGHT TALK TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
I PURCHASE THESE DIRECTLY FROM STRAIGHT TALK, THEY ARE AUTHENTIC AND NEVER USED. CONTRARY TO POPULAR "DISINFORMATION" STRAIGHT TALK DOES STILL MAKE THESE AND THEY DO STILL SELL THEM. I PERSONALLY GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY AND USABILITY OF EACH AND EVERY CARD. I have sold hundreds and hundreds of these without issue, check my feedback.
OTHER PRODUCT DETAILS AND INSTRUCTIONS BELOW:
This Straight Talk AT&T Compatible SIM Card can be used with your own AT&T compatible or most unlocked GSM phones to get service on the best nationwide networks.
*$45 per month – Unlimited Data, Talk & Text
Keep your current phone number
Works with SIMs, IM, social networks, email, web
*$45 Straight Talk Unlimited 30-Day Service Plan Sold Separately.
Please note some services may not be available with all wireless devices.**SIM card will only work with an AT&T compatible or unlocked GSM phone.To activate your service, you will need a Straight Talk Unlimited 30-day Service Plan card or credit card. Some data services may not be available with all wireless devices. BlackBerry® and branded TracFone, SafeLink, NET10 or Straight Talk phones will not work with this program.
1. BEFORE YOU BUY, CHECK NETWORK COVERAGE ON AT&T OR STRAIGHT TALK WEBSITE. http://www.att.com/maps/wireless-coverage.html#fbid=bRz0UT9jbpI
2. BEFORE YOU BUY, MAKE SURE YOU ARE ORDERING FOR AN AT&T PHONE, OR A BONAFIDE UNLOCKED GSM PHONE.
3. BEFORE YOU BUY, MAKE SURE YOU NEED A STANDARD SIM FOR YOUR PARTICULAR PHONE. IT IS THE BUYERS RESPONSIBILITY TO ORDER THE CORRECT SIM, SEARCH INTERNET AND YOU WILL FIND MUCH INFO. IF ALL ELSE FAILS THE DIMENSIONS FOR THE MICRO SIM ARE APPX. 9/16" X 7/16", A REGULAR SIM IS APPX. 1"X 9/16".
- Buy a SIM card, You will also need a $45 unlimited plan card to activate your SIM, which will include your first month of service.
- Insert the new sim card into your phone so that the gold area on the card is facing toward the phone, and the notched corner is correctly located in the notched edge of the space.
- To activate your sim you will need a Straight TAlk Unlimited 30 day service plan card or credit or debit card.
- Activate new sim card by calling Straighttalk @ Sim Customers: (855) 222-CELL ( 2355) and getting a new number or porting old number (have your old phone company info ready). You may also activate at Straighttalk website.
- When asked for your phone's serial number always provide the sim card number, not the phone. Note: The phrases "activating your phone" and "activating your sim" both refer to the same process.
- Update APN settings in phone, see picture in pictures above for ATT settings. Message me if your iphone is locked and you need an APN profile emailed.
- Turn phone off, then on again. In some cases such as porting existing number from another carrier it may take some time to activate.
Below are the links to the iPhone APN profiles on the Straight Talk web site.
What does unlocked mean?
Unlocked means that the phone is not configured or programmed to any specific provider network. With an unlocked phone you can access multiple networks by changing the SIM card.
Where can I Buy unlocked phones?
Many retailers such as EBAY, Walmart and Best Buy sell unlocked phones as well as carrier locked phones. Please consult your local retailer for availability.
I purchased a Service plan and can't find my PIN - where is it?
Your PIN is located on the back of your Service Plan Card. To find the PIN on your Service Card, simply locate and scratch off the gray strip on the back of your card. Scratch off the gray strip in order to reveal your 15 digit Service Card PIN.
How can I tell if my phone will work?
SIM card will only work with an AT&T or unlocked GSM phone. To activate your service, you will need a Straight Talk Unlimited 30-day Service Plan card or credit card. Some data services may not be available with all wireless devices. BlackBerry® and branded TracFone, SafeLink, NET10 or Straight Talk phones will not work with this program. In order for your phone’s data services to work, you must update your APN data settings, also called the Access Point Name. SIM card and Service Plan are not refundable.
Please note that all services may not work with every device.
What is GSM?
Global System for Mobile communications is the most popular standard for mobile phones in the world. Its promoter, the GSM Association, estimates that 80% of the global mobile market uses the standard GSM, which includes over 3 billion people across more than 212 countries and territories. The ubiquity of the GSM standard has been an advantage to both consumers (who benefit from the ability to roam and switch carriers without switching phones)
What is 3G?
4G is the generic term for fourth-generation wireless networks. Analog was 1G, Digital was 2G, and 3G is the third-generation platform for innovative, high-speed products and services. 4G makes staying connected faster, easier, and more fun, with increased speed for Web browsing, downloading content, attachments, video, playing games, and much more.
Can I download music, photos and videos to my phone?
Yes, depending on the specific capabilities of your device. All services may not work with every device.
Can I side load content to my phone?
Yes, if your handset has a media player then you can side load media into the memory card by loading the content directly from a computer.
Where do you have coverage?
Will I be charged more for domestic long distance calls?
There are no additional charges for domestic long distance calls or texts.
Are there roaming charges?
Can I text message a friend who's not on this service?
How many characters can a text message contain?
Text messages can contain up to 160 characters including spaces in each message. If a message is longer than 160 characters, it will be delivered in multiple messages.
Can I set up an email account on my phone or access personal e-mail?
Yes, if your phone allows it.
Do I have to sign a contract?
Can I bring my own phone number?
Yes. You may transfer your telephone number from another company to Straight Talk online. To port in your existing telephone number to your Straight Talk SIM, the number you are porting must be active with your current service provider.
You need to request Straight Talk to port in your number, and Straight Talk process your request in your behalf. In order to request the transfer and initiate the activation process, please go to http://www.straighttalk.com/Activate and select the radio button option "Activate my phone with a number transferred from another company."
Is there an activation fee?
What should I do with my carrier specific or branded applications?
We strongly suggest that you uninstall or disable all carrier specific or branded applications that are on your phone. If you do not, these applications or your phone may not work properly.
Do I need to manually program the phone?
In order for your phone to work, you will need to update your APN (Access Point Name) found in your phone’s data settings. Some services, such as MMS or Browsing, may not work if you cannot make the required change to your handset.
The necessary settings can be found in the activation sheet provided with your sim card.
How do I update my iPhone APN settings?
If you have an AT&T compatible iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4 or 4S running iOS 4.0 or higher you may click on the link below and we can attempt to update your APN settings.
This link may not work based on limitations and configuration settings you may have on your iPhone, please contact the manufacturer or point of purchase for further support regarding your phone. Your phone must be connected to Wi-Fi in order to continue.
- 1. While on Wi-Fi, open Safari and type in iapnupdatetfdata.straighttalk.com.
- 2. Tap Install.
- 3. Tap Install Now.
- 4. Enter your pass code if prompted.
- 5. Tap Done.
- 6. At this point you can exit your browser, turn off Wi-Fi, and re-boot your phone.
- 7. With Wi-Fi off, access Safari to ensure your data connection is working.
Please note that this will not enable MMS (Multi-Media Messaging) and we do not support this service for iPhone customers.
To activate online:
Is there an early termination fee?
How do I make payments online with a debit card?
For live customer service & technical service:
To manage your account online:
How long does it take to move my existing mobile number to your service?
The transferring of your phone number might take a few hours; however, if there are any delays from your current wireless carrier, the transfer process could take up to 7 days and in the case of landline numbers, transfers may take up to 30 days.
Can I move my existing landline phone number to your service?
Yes, as long as it is still active
Do I get charged for 411 calls?
I want to change my number to something else - can I do that?
Yes. Please contact Support for assistance, at (855) 222-2355.
How do I reset my Voice Mail Pass Code?
To reset your pass code, call your Voice Mailbox and listen to the tutorial. If there are no instructions for resetting the pass code, contact our Customer Care Center at 1-877-430-CELL (2355) to speak to a representative.
Does my plan support International Roaming?
Can I use my BlackBerry® with your service?
Will my service work overseas?
If my account is deactivated because I didn’t Refill before my Service End date, do I need to acquire a new SIM card to reactivate my account?
No, as long as the account is Reactivated within 145 days a new SIM card is not needed.
Is International Calling available?
Yes. For more information, please visit http://www.straighttalk.com/unlimitedinternational
Which countries are included in the ILD plan?
For more information, please visit http://www.straighttalk.com/unlimitedinternational
Are there any restrictions?
You will need a compatible GSM AT&T phone. You may also use an Unlocked GSM phone compatible with AT&T or T-Mobile. This program/offering does not work with Straight Talk, TracFone, NET10, SafeLink, BlackBerry and/or CDMA phones. To Activate your service, you will need a Service Card. You may purchase a Service Card with a Debit card or Credit card. APN (Access Point Name) data settings must be updated on your phone. These settings can be found on our website at apn.straighttalksim.com. Updating your APN settings does not guarantee MMS (Multimedia/Picture Messaging) will work. MMS is dependent upon your phone model’s limitations.
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