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TracFone LG840G Cell Phone

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TracFone LG840G Cell Phone

The TracFone LG840G Cell Phone has all the basics you need to connect on the go. The LG840G Phone is app capable, with a 3.2" touchscreen and a built-in MP3 player. This TracFone Cell Phone features the pay as you go flexibility of TracFone, with free triple minutes for life. Send and receive calls, texts, MMS picture messages, instant messages and even international text messages with the TracFone LG480G Cell Phone. The phone has room for up to 1,000 contacts in the address book. With a talk time of up to 3.7 hours and a standby life of up 13 days, you will be ready to connect most anytime. Included with the LG480G Phone is the battery, charger, activation card, service guide and user manual.
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Questions & Answers for Tracfone TracFone LG840G Cell Phone

Question

can you transfer contacts from a lg600g to the lg840g and if so how do you do it?

If you keep same number wouldn't the old phone be disabled?
asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
stumpy
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes you can. You can save your contacts to a file on the sdcard and tranfer the file to the new phone. You can also use bluetooth.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
jon007
answer 2
I have not been able to do this with any tracfone. I always have to reenter all my contacts manually.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Maddydeh
answer 3
Yes. Numbers are linked to the Sim card, you would have to buy a new SIM card and reactivate it with a new number
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

Can I transfer minutes from my old TracFone to a new TracFone?

My husband is about to get a new Tracfone for his birthday but he still has about 300 minutes on his old phone.

Is there a problem transferring the minutes to the new phone?
asked 1 year, 9 months ago
By
Helga
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Easy if you do it online....if you call their cust svc line...it will likely take forever and they will probably mess it up. The website is the best way to go...easy step by step q&a.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
Momof2Boyz08
answer 2
Yes, do it online. It is much faster and easier and you shouldn't have any problems. Don't call customer service to do this because it will take forever and you will likely have problems. They are very hard to understand.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
jon007
answer 3
Yes, easy to do.

The website can do new phone activation and transfer his telephone number at the same time. It takes about 15 minutes.

I've lost count how many times I've transferred to a new phone. And I'm a Tracfone customer since 1999 with the same telephone #.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
Question

do you have to put on minutes every month?

asked 1 year, 5 months ago
By
Kris
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
With the exception of the 1 Year Card; TracFone cards are good for 90 days, assuming you don't run out of minutes.
If you add minutes before you run out of time, time and minutes left on the phone roll over to the new total
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Madman32
answer 2
depends on how often you use your phone the more use the more minutes you use. this phone has triple minutes
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
Suzy580
answer 3
No, it shows on the front a date when you have to put more money on it before you have to re-register it. When you put more money on it, the date changes. It gives you a very long time.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
CatLady010
Question

Wat?

This is a Tracfone. All the 5 other Tracfones ( one of which was an LG 800G) I have had all work in my zip code but this one says it won't? What's the difference and why is this?
asked 1 year, 5 months ago
By
runninron69
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
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answer 1
840G will work if the other phone will work.
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
answer 2
There is no difference.
If the LG800G worked in your area so will the LG840G
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Madman32
answer 3
runninron69, check the actual Tracfone website, to determine whether the LG840G will work in your area. The WM site isn't accurate, as to coverage areas. That being said, since this phone operates on the AT&T network, if you (or any of your friends) have used AT&T in your area, this phone will work, also. I hope this helps.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
larrymac19
Question

can I transfer time and minutes from old flip tracfone to a new tracfone?

asked 1 year, 5 months ago
By
mick
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes.

If you want the easy transfer just go the the Tracfone Website to the Support Menu and select upgrade. Before you begin power on both phones and follow onscreen instructions.

Or you can call the 800# and they'll transfer. Call from a phone other than your current Tracfone and have both phones powered on.
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
answer 2
Yes.
You can transfer, time, minutes, and port over your old phone number if you wish from one TracFone to another when you activate your new phone.
Via there web site or with the 1-800 activation phone# that comes with the instruction manual the package.
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Madman32
answer 3
No, you can't. So unless you want to throw away that money use that phone until the minutes (or time) runs out. I have yet to be able to run out of both at the same time.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
runninron69
Question

does Tracfone LG 840G work in zip code 33980

asked 1 year, 3 months ago
By
John
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
No, it will not work in zip code 33980.
answered 6 months ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
Yes.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
answer 3
Tracfone works almost everywhere.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
Momof2Boyz08
Question

Is this a smart phone that connects to the internet?

asked 1 year, 2 months ago
By
Ardi
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
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answer 1
Yes this is a smart phone.
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
Smart phone? NO. Connects to the internet? YES
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
By
runninron69
answer 3
No, this is not a smartphone. It is, however WiFi enabled but connection to the internet strips minutes faster than you can blink
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
By
senate1
Question

Is this an Android phone.

Is this an Android phone. Can it download apps from the app store and run them?
asked 1 year, 1 month ago
By
GuessWho
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
This is not an Android phone.
answered 1 year ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
No this dont have Android on it and it can not DL apps.
answered 1 year ago
By
walyworldfan
answer 3
No it is not an android
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
By
Kat1958333
Question

Does it have a camera and if so what are the specifications of it?

asked 1 year ago
By
Moe
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
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answer 1
This has a 2 mega pixel camera.
answered 11 months ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
...Edit to previous post...
Camera is 2mp,, not 3.2
(3.2" is the screen size sorry about that)
Source:
http://tracfone.deviceanywhere.com/straighttalk/home.seam?locale=en_US&deviceId=971&cid=3568954
answered 1 year ago
By
Madman32
answer 3
Yes it has a 3.2 mp camera/video recorder
answered 1 year ago
By
Madman32
Question

can i use this phone with my safelink service?

asked 1 year ago
By
drew
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
3 answers
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answer 1
As long as it is not an android phone. Call Trac to confirm.
answered 11 months ago
By
LiliaLily
answer 2
No. Safe Link has specific phones it uses that have limited capabilities.
answered 11 months ago
By
Winterwren11
answer 3
The phone is for TracFone, however they are connected so it is possible. Safelink customer service has the specific details.
answered 1 year ago
By
CommunityAnswer
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