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Tracfone 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 i use this phone for net10

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
dogger
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Probably not this exact phone... It is hard coded as a TracFone, but if you check the Net10 Site, you will likely find a similar phone.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Tenderfoot56
 - Orange City, FL
answer 2
No, you'll need to purchase the Net10 version of this phone to use with the Net10 service.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Alan7
Question

If I take a picture can I send it to my e-mail address at my lap tome computer

asked 1 year, 9 months ago
By
craig
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes
answered 1 year, 7 months ago
By
Maddydeh
answer 2
Yes you can set up your email, it also has an usb port but you will have to buy a cable if you want to hook up directly to computer, I already has a usb cable that came with my kodak camera that fits, and you can use explorer to view the pictures and video on your phone and even download to your computer and then delete from your camera,, but yes you can send anything to your email address, videos and pictures.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
totiger3
Question

If your listing shows that this phone will not work in zip code 28270, then why does Walmart offer it for sale in my zip code area?

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
hat
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
if you are going by the WalMart search, ignore that,--go to the tracfone.com site(link listed below), I think the WalMart search says "no" to all searches, there must be a problem with their search program,--this LG840g is a great phone and is usable all over the country but check with the tracfone site to be sure:
http://www.tracfone.com/e_store.jsp?task=buyphone&lang=en
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
xyz10
answer 2
Each phone operates on a frequency band so you may not have coverage in your area. And maps can be out of date. You should call Tracfone or post a message on their Facebook wall for fast answer.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Canopyfan2
Question

case/skins for LG 840g

I find many skin/cases for the LG VS840, but none for this LG 840g, is this the same phone? If not, is it the same physical size so that the cases/skins will fit correctly? (thank you to anyone who can answer my question)
asked 1 year, 10 months ago
By
pop
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Search eBay or Amazon for an LG T375 or LG T395. The LG 840g has been sold outside the U.S. for a couple of years under these model numbers. There is a seller from Spain that has listings for the silicone gel cases for $5-$6. Amazon has leather cases listed under those model numbers. There is another place www.fatorder.com that is supposed to be getting the gel cases for the LG 840g by late December. Currently listed as out of stock.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
SilverFox13165
answer 2
I contacted LG twice with that question They sent me a list of possible sites to look on to find accessories none of which had the 840g listed. In neither response from them did/could/would they tell me a model # that was compatible with the 840g
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

Can someone tell me about the volume on this phone?

I see it says hearing aids compatible. I am wondering how loud I can increase the volume (for listening) on the this phone. I am hearing impaired - I wear aids but for some voices I really need to have a higher volume.

Is it adjustable?
asked 1 year, 10 months ago
By
queenfluff
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Thanks Madman! I actually did buy the phone - it DOES have a hearing aid setting and a TTY setting.

Go to the Settings button on the main Home screen (looks like a little gear) and click that on. There is an option to turn the hearing aid setting off and on (off is a "O" and on is a "|") - if it is on, a teeny tiny ear will display at the top of the screen. :) It is quite cute!

So far, I am liking the sound features of this phone. I can individual set the Call volume different than the ring volume etc. And even the MP3 player (which I am still fooling around with and need to get a bigger card) is good volume. Still playing with the ring settings too and I still seem to miss the calls or maybe I do not have it set right. I usually do halfsie vibrate and ring.

In addition, you can also increase the volume with the volume button on the left side. So, so far so good. I haven't tried the TTY setting yet but I don't talk on the phone enough to test that or the volume settings with different voices.

I have CIC digital aids with no telecoil so my experience might be different but I don't get the feedback like I did with my old tracfone (which honestly was pretty low tech though).

Searching for a good headset with volume and speaker too.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
queenfluff
answer 2
I haven’t found a specific setting to enable a hearing aid option yet.
My best suggestion is to turn on the speaker phone before making and when answering a call
This will significantly increase the volume to what should be an acceptable level
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

Is there a case I can purchase for the LG 840 Tracfone?

asked 1 year, 3 months ago
By
Curious
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Amazon.com has several
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
By
Madman32
answer 2
If you are from Chicago's Southside you can go on 87th and Vincennes
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
Antionia
Question

can i get it to work in zip 95490

that it can work in zip 95490
asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
frfrfrfr
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
go to the Tracfone site(link listed below) and enter your area code there, you may find a completely different answer there, I have checked several of these where people say this WalMart site says "no", but the TracFone site says "yes" and list this phone and all the other TracFones phones that will work in their area:
http://www.tracfone.com/e_store.jsp?task=buyphone&lang=en
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
xyz10
answer 2
TracFone uses both AT&T and T-Mobile as carriers check there web sites or TracFone's to see if there is coverage in your area
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

Where can I find accessories (such as gel cover) for the LG 840G phone?

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
pj
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Search eBay or Amazon for an LG T375 or LG T395. The LG 840g has been sold outside the U.S. for a couple of years under these model numbers. There is a seller from Spain that has listings for the silicone gel cases for $5-$6. Amazon has leather cases listed under those model numbers. There is another place www.fatorder.com that is supposed to be getting the gel cases for the LG 840g by late December. Currently listed as out of stock.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
SilverFox13165
answer 2
Try the lg website
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Sam911
Question

Is there a screen protector and case available for this specific model? Seems not.

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Andrew
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Search eBay or Amazon for an LG T375 or LG T395. The LG 840g has been sold outside the U.S. for a couple of years under these model numbers. There is a seller from Spain that has listings for the silicone gel cases for $5-$6. Amazon has leather cases listed under those model numbers. There is another place www.fatorder.com that is supposed to be getting the gel cases for the LG 840g by late December. Currently listed as out of stock.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
SilverFox13165
answer 2
I found a screen protector on e-bay for an LG T375 COOKIE same exact phone just another name fit perfect on my LG840G, still trying to find a gel case
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
smoke316
Question

If I already have a tracfone, will I be able to keep the same phone #?

asked 1 year, 10 months ago
By
laura
on TracFone LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
yes, you can transfer minutes, days and old number at tracfone.com or call their customer service
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
xyz10
answer 2
Yes and you can transfer your minutes too. Just be sure you don't try to activate it before you call customer service or else you'll need to wait a week for them to mail you a new SIM card.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
By
Oldtec
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