Search Product Q&A

Looking for Answers about Straight Talk Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)?

ACCESSORIES(Q:49711 A:85445)
APPLIANCES AND STORAGE(Q:26939 A:78043)
AUDIO VIDEO(Q:19373 A:38359)
BABY CARE(Q:5642 A:17637)
BABY GEAR(Q:9583 A:26312)
BABY NURSERY(Q:10395 A:23554)
BEAUTY(Q:12565 A:28535)
BED AND BATH(Q:14365 A:32014)
BIKES AND RIDE ONS(Q:17687 A:38209)
BOOKS(Q:2381 A:2451)
BOYS TOYS MUSIC AND GAMES(Q:6630 A:7177)
CAMERAS AND CAMCORDERS(Q:7842 A:14281)
COMPUTERS(Q:7621 A:15561)
APPLE EDC(Q:4 A:18)
OTHER EDC(Q:8 A:9)
VIDEO GAMES EDC(Q:174 A:345)
WIRELESS EDC(Q:3976 A:6321)
STORE GIFT CARDS(Q:57 A:86)
FITNESS(Q:12053 A:32929)
FOOD(Q:17846 A:13018)
FURNITURE(Q:58571 A:142680)
GIRLS TOYS AND ACTIVITIES(Q:4733 A:13154)
HEALTH AND WELLNESS(Q:20235 A:31447)
HOME DECOR(Q:20264 A:35851)
HOME IMPROVEMENT(Q:33356 A:54326)
HOUSEHOLD(Q:8189 A:11863)
JEWELRY(Q:11367 A:12141)
KIDS APPAREL(Q:1188 A:3258)
KITCHEN AND DINING(Q:32246 A:92478)
MENS APPAREL(Q:3283 A:9379)
MOVIES(Q:5484 A:9398)
MUSIC(Q:843 A:1056)
NON APPAREL(Q:5052 A:7678)
OFFICE SUPPLY AND CRAFTS(Q:19426 A:25580)
OUTDOOR LIVING(Q:30866 A:50725)
OUTDOOR PLAY(Q:11696 A:26458)
OUTDOOR SPORTS(Q:35308 A:63912)
PETS(Q:10122 A:18962)
PHOTO OUTLAB(Q:10 A:0)
PORTABLE ELECTRONICS(Q:9628 A:23586)
PRESCHOOL AND LEARNING(Q:3566 A:8226)
SEASONAL AND CELEBRATIONS(Q:5494 A:6602)
SPORTS EQUIPMENT(Q:7593 A:11637)
TIRES AND AUTOMOTIVE(Q:32971 A:31886)
TV(Q:8101 A:20645)
VIDEO GAMES(Q:9279 A:18681)
WIRELESS(Q:30725 A:46199)
WOMENS APPAREL(Q:6580 A:25424)
Most Recent Questions
Recent Question:
is there a unlimited talk, text and data plan with cricket?
Recent Question:
will this product work with a MacBook Air? if I wanted to use the FaceTime application and I do not have wifi access
Recent Question:
can i use it on a galaxy tab 3

Customer Questions & Answers for
Straight Talk Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)

You will receive a confirmation email from Walmart.com within minutes of successful order placement. A second email from walmartonline@e-deliverygroup.com with access to your PIN will be delivered within 60 minutes* If you have issues receiving your email, go to the following webpage to access your purchase: www.walmart.e-deliverygroup.com. Enter your email address used to order on Walmart.com, your billing ZIP code and your Walmart.com Order Number (your order number can be found on your confirmation email from Walmart.com or in your Account Order History on Walmart.com). To view frequently asked questions about this product visit www.e-deliverygroup.com/faq There are no returns or refunds on electronically fulfilled PIN numbers. Walmart.com is not responsible for stolen or misplaced PINs. *Pins are usually delivered in minutes or, at most, within 48 hours depending on additional order validation required by Wal-Mart or your Credit Card company.
Customer Questions & Answers:
1,245 Questions
 | 
2,003 Answers
Overall Rating:
4.06 out of 5
4.1
out of
5
Product Details

Questions & Answers for Straight Talk Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)

Question

Are there any voicemail options when using Smart Talk?

asked 3 years, 8 months ago
By
icehog
 - Chicagoland
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
YES ITS EXACTLY LIKE ANY CONTRACT PHONE EX SPRINT ATT TMOBILE BUT BETTER!!! BEST SERVICE AND COVERAGE IVE EVER HAD BY FAR!!!!!!CANT GO WRONG IM SOOOO IMPRESSED I WOULD PAY DOUBLE IF I HAD TO!!!
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
By
straighttalklover1
 - SHERMAN TX
answer 2
yes you can personalise
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
MILBOB8819
 - Lemoore, Ca
Question

Is Unlimited reallly Unlimited?

Is it really unlimited?? I use a lot of minutes and can't find anywhere where it says there is a limit at all.
asked 3 years, 8 months ago
By
KiaSeely
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
7 answers
Answers
answer 1
If I have a wifi hot spot enabled phone and other devices are using data through it, is that covered? If I have a laptop computer hooked up to my phone via USB, is that data usage covered? These connections are not allowed on Verison's "unlimited dataplan". I am thinking of switching and this would save a second internet bill at home.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
francis
answer 2
yes it is! I have the unlimted plan. I can talk, text and browse the web as much as I want until my pkan experies after 30 days
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
carsonjt2
 - Roy, UT
answer 3
unlimited everything is correct
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
littlejo19371901
 - Chatsworth, GA
answer 4
the $45.00 unlimited is very much so unlimited. my sister uses that because she has no internet at her house and uses her phone constantly to check email, facebook, and look things up. She has never had a problem and only is unable to get on when her 30 days is up. a simple refill of time and she is up and running for another 30 days.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
mixinkitten
 - Grover Beach,CA
answer 5
yes when they say Unlimited they really do mean UNLIMITED all you have to do is to get a new card be for the next mouth and the mouth your in runes out like 30 days. hope that helps on your question.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
xmantruckdriver
 - Springfield, Mo
answer 6
It is REALLY unlimited. You have nothing to worry about. The web/data leaves alot to be desired but you can talk and text to your hearts desire.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
IdahoFisherman
answer 7
if you buy the $45 it really is unlimited for the whole 30 days =0]
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
shonejrsmommy
 - minersville,PA
Question

can you call long distance within the US and are your minutes used if someone calls you?

asked 9 months ago
By
lynne
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
5 answers
Answers
answer 1
Call and get calls. Unlimited
answered 9 months ago
By
BradBMC
answer 2
This $45.00 air time card is unlimited. You can call anywhere and receive in the US, UNLIMITED minutes. This card only works with a straight talk phone.
answered 9 months ago
By
shotoshine
answer 3
It's unlimited so you don't have to worry about how many minutes you talk to someone you call or who calls you and yes you can call long distance. Unlimited talk, text and web for 30 days with this card. It's $45 here. Be sure to get the 1 that says UNLIMITED TALK TEXT WEB for 30 days.
answered 9 months ago
By
SeniorBlues
answer 4
Most definitely yes to both your questions, but its less important to view the $45 monthly plan for minutes since its intrinsically an unlimited voice plan regardless if the call is outbound or incoming.

What is metered is the data, currently the plan is for 2.5GB at 3G of monthly data which isn't much since two NetFlix movies could soak that away.

Blackberries and Androids regardless if they're prepaid respect data usage by downloading email summaries such as the title, sender, date and first few lines w/o automatically downloading embedded images like HTML email messages until you configure the phone to do so.

Blackberries are no exception and most customary usage will be well served at 2.5GB at 3G. Even if the 2.5 limit is bleached,the device drops to "2G" which feels more like a cheap DSL line and still handle emails and most web traffic but streaming video and youtube will just cause tears and misery.
answered 9 months ago
By
GoodSol
answer 5
lynne, since your question is being posted under the $45 Unlimited Plan, the answer to your questions are:

1. Yes, you can call anywhere in the U.S. (plus Puerto Rico and USVI) whether it be long distance or local.

2. The unlimited minutes can either be calls you make or calls you receive. No minutes are used either way as this particular plan gives you "unlimited" minutes outgoing or incoming.
answered 9 months ago
By
richardarr
Question

Can I keep my existing number even if I moved to another state?

asked 6 months ago
By
Doedee
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
5 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, you can keep your phone number.
answered 5 months, 3 weeks ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
I know you can port your number i did,
answered 6 months ago
By
clsc5176
answer 3
yes
answered 6 months ago
By
lillfer
answer 4
Yes, you can. With cellular service, you are not required to surrender your number as long as the provider has service in that area.
answered 6 months ago
By
richardarr
answer 5
Yes, you can. You have the choice to keep your number or ask for a new number in your new area code. You will not be forced to change to the area code for the location you are moving, however.
answered 6 months ago
By
richardarr
Question

can u keep ur #?

asked 3 years, 9 months ago
By
cola74
 - 03820
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
5 answers
Answers
answer 1
yes email delivery
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
littlejo19371901
 - Chatsworth, GA
answer 2
yes
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
mixinkitten
 - Grover Beach,CA
answer 3
Yes, but you need to be looking at Walmart Family Mobile, not Walmart Straight Talk.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
SCM1965
 - Dallas, TX
answer 4
You can port your number as long as your account is still active with your old company. Don't cut off your account until you have transferred your number to ST or they won't be able to port your number.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
LRL11
 - Michigan
answer 5
Yes!

More info:

http://www.straighttalk.com/FAQ
answered 3 years, 9 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
 - Raleigh, NC
Question

if i use my credit card to refill my straight talk are there hidden taxes i should know about

asked 1 month ago
By
savanna
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
5 answers
Answers
answer 1
nine8102, Walmart will charge sales tax in those states and local jurisdictions that require sales tax be collected on phone cards whether one is purchasing online or at a store.

Example, if I put my Washington state address in my online order, Walmart will definitely charge sales tax (plus another miscellaneous fee).

If I put the address of the other state where I live half the time of the year (and actually the state where I declare domicile), there will be NO sales tax charged (even though that state has a sales tax, they do not require sales tax to be charged on phone cards).

Again, it will depend on your location whether you get charged sales tax or the other miscellaneous fees I mentioned previously.

Thanks.
answered 1 month ago
By
richardarr
answer 2
savanna, there won't be any "hidden" charges ...in other words, I don't believe Straight Talk will try to "hide" extra charges from you. However, they are required to charge what your local jurisdiction requires. Straight Talk also does NOT charge an extra fee for using a credit card.

Yes, in some locations (depending on the state, county, or city you're located), there can be sales tax charged and also some miscellaneous access fees (usually amounting to less than $2). Straight Talk (and/or Walmart) will only charge what your local jurisdiction requires. It's not a Straight Talk decision to charge sales tax or the amount to charge and they are not keeping any of those fees or taxes.

In some places there will be no sales tax charged on phone cards or phone service even though there is a general sales tax in that state. I'll give you an example. I am a "snowbird" and spend time in two states. If I buy Straight Talk service in one state, I get NO sales tax or extra fees charged even though that states has a general sales tax as they do not require sales tax to be charged on phone cards.

If I buy Straight Talk service in the other state, not only do I get charged sales tax but also a bunch of little access fess (911 access, miscellaneous regulatory fees, etc.).

I now buy service from Walmart giving them my address in the former state as I save about a dollar-something a month. Or will buy a service card at a Walmart store in that state if I need one as no sales tax will be charged.

Again, it will all depend on YOUR location.
answered 1 month ago
By
richardarr
answer 3
For my purchase in Georgia only $.75 was added for 911 tax
answered 1 month ago
By
rcg31525
answer 4
No taxes. I buy from here for the same reason. Not sure if there are taxes in store, but this is easier. $45 is $45
answered 1 month ago
By
nine8102
answer 5
savanna, there won't be any "hidden" charges ...in other words, I don't believe Straight Talk will try to "hide" extra charges from you. However, they are required to charge what your local jurisdiction requires.

Yes, in some locations (depending on the state, county, or city you're located), there can be sales tax charged and also some miscellaneous access fees (usually amounting to less than $2). Straight Talk (and/or Walmart) will only charge what your local jurisdiction requires. It's not a Straight Talk decision to charge sales tax or the amount to charge and they are not keeping any of those fees or taxes.

In some places there will be no sales tax charged on phone cards or phone service even though there is a general sales tax in that state. I'll give you an example. I am a "snowbird" and spend time in two states. If I buy Straight Talk service in one state, I get NO sales tax or extra fees charged even though that states has a general sales tax as they do not require sales tax to be charged on phone cards.

If I buy Straight Talk service in the other state, not only do I get charged sales tax but also a bunch of little access fess (911 access, miscellaneous regulatory fees, etc.).

I now buy service from Walmart giving them my address in the former state as I save about a dollar-something a month. Or will buy a service card at a Walmart store in that state if I need one as no sales tax will be charged.

Again, it will all depend on YOUR location.
answered 1 month ago
By
richardarr
Question

Where can I see the coverage map

asked 8 months ago
By
Rookie
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
Rookie, I guess you didn't think much of my response nor the two other responses that gave you links to the Straight Talk website.

Again, there is NO general coverage map as Straight Talk uses all four of the major carriers ...AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, and Sprint.

Each phone model Straight Talk sells will use one of those networks. One model may use Verizon and another model may use AT&T.

It will depend on what phone (brand and model of phone) you use with Straight Talk on what the coverage map will look like.

Once you determine what phone you are going to use or purchase, that phone is already preassigned to use one of the four major carrier's towers or network. It will use that network for the life of the phone while it's on Straight Talk no matter where you travel in the U.S.

For example, if you choose a Straight Talk phone that uses Verizon towers, that phone will use Verizon for the life of the phone no matter where you travel in the U.S.

The coverage map for Verizon native coverage look like this (copy-and-paste);

http://vzwmap.verizonwireless.com/dotcom/coveragelocator/Default.aspx?requesttype=NEWREQUEST?requesttype=newsearch&coveragetype=prepay

It will be all of the area shaded in purple where you will have actually both voice and 3G data coverage.

However, if you choose a Straight Talk phone that uses AT&T, for instance, the coverage map will look different.

Again, an approximate summary for Straight Talk coverage (all four networks) can be found on this one page and originally came from the Straight Talk website ...these are Straight Talk maps !!!:

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-DClNAYFn7F0/UW2SPTyj4SI/AAAAAAAAF-M/UQz5QVvwBR0/s1600/StraightTalk.jpeg

The four maps correspond to this:

GSM-T = T-mobile
GSM-A = AT&T
CDMA-S = Sprint
CDMA-V = Verizon

I apologize if this is not helpful but "it is the way it is" if you want a coverage map for Straight Talk service. Straight Talk is a MVNO (meaning they buy bulk service from major carriers to resell) so they do not own their own towers. They use the towers of the four major carriers. Therefore, for practical purposes, you actually have four coverage maps to look at and what one you ultimately use will depend on what phone you choose to use on Straight Talk.
answered 8 months ago
By
richardarr
answer 2
I know this is a really weird and long URL but it will take you to the exact page. All you need to do is just type in your zip code in the box on the left:

http://www.straighttalk.com/wps/portal/home/h/coverage/servicearea/!ut/p/b1/hc7JCsJADIDhJ7JJ2lniUTp2s1atgnYuUkWk2OUi-vqO4EVBzS3w5SdgofJJoA6kZAE7sH19a871tRn6un3uVu03M6PLDJEX4VJhWqowM6uUMCYHKgcMZvNgNUn8UhFjuszjyFAeIOt_9xnY5tB592PnoceMHJAU7CJKyDFswb4HkGJyAcOSoqmPqF_g1wMfINHSgSRcx7rAReS_AH6ZCUKRDN0JOtvypUlHDzJtjWc!/dl4/d5/L2dBISEvZ0FBIS9nQSEh/?uri=nm%3Aoid%3AZ6_D0JM3QAH2BMI90IBBM505330O5
answered 8 months ago
By
BrooklynTalker
answer 3
Here are the four maps that will give you a rough idea of each network Straight Talk uses (copy-and-paste):

http://www.howardforums.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=73733&d=1317514556

GSM-T = T-mobile
GSM-A = AT&T
CDMA-S = Sprint
CDMA-V = Verizon

However, those maps may not be as up-to-date as if you went to the individual carrier's website and used their interactive maps.

Remember, CDMA or Verizon and Sprint will provide service only in their native coverage areas ...in other words, no roaming. GSM or AT&T and T-Mobile have very limited roaming when using Straight Talk.
answered 8 months ago
By
richardarr
answer 4
www.straighttalk.com
answered 8 months ago
By
TampaShooters
Question

can I refill phone online?

asked 3 years, 9 months ago
By
neat13697
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
yes you can order the card and it will be sent directly to your email
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
littlejo19371901
 - Chatsworth, GA
answer 2
Yes and No. You need to be looking at Walmart Family Mobile, not Walmart Straight Talk.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
SCM1965
 - Dallas, TX
answer 3
Yes, walmart will email you the pin for the phone card to your email address and you can refill your minutes right away. Walmart is cheaper than straighttalk.com. Walmart doesn't charge the 911 fee or other nonsense taxes. The best service and value out there!
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
LRL11
 - Michigan
answer 4
Go to straighttalk.com and click on the refill on demand and it should let u do it.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
Reinna
 - Lone Grove, OK
Question

do u have to have a straight talk phone to use the straight talk plan?

asked 3 years, 6 months ago
By
countrybaby
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
yes
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
walmartmamaandgrandma
 - huntsville alabama
answer 2
yes
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
stuartt
 - topeka, ks
answer 3
Yes
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
MPT33020
 - Florida
answer 4
YES
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
By
Barbie616
 - New York
Question

The unlimited talk and text, is it to anyone, or just other Straight Talk users?

asked 3 years, 8 months ago
By
countryldy1
on Straight Talk Unlimited* Text, Talk and Web Access 30-Day Service Card (Email Delivery)
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
use it to talk to any cell provider and all lines at no additional cost
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
littlejo19371901
 - Chatsworth, GA
answer 2
No. You need to be looking at Walmart Family Mobile, not Walmart Straight Talk.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
SCM1965
 - Dallas, TX
answer 3
Yes, it is for all phones, cell or home phones.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
Reinna
 - Lone Grove, OK
answer 4
It is to anyone, anywhere
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Wsterville, OH
1 of 125 total pages