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Can you use this phone on the $15.00 a month Net 10 plan? I usually put $30.00 every two months on mine put have a lot of roll over minutes.
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is this phone 4g does it have a playstore for apps
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how do you open the back of the phone to retrieve the minisd card?
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Straight Talk Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone

The Straight Talk LG840G Phone lets you connect to your world on the go. The Straight Talk LG Phone is APP Capable and provides access to the mobile web so you access hundreds of apps in seconds. This Straight Talk Cell Phone features Bluetooth Wireless Technology, a 2.0 megapixel camera and video recorder, and MMS picture messaging so you can send your favorite photos to friends and family. Enjoy multitasking, instant messaging and GPS capabilities you're your Straight Talk LG Phone. Plus, play your favorite tunes anywhere you go with the built-in MP3 player (cable not included) and FM radio. The Straight Talk LG840G Phone supports microSD card up to 32GB (not included) and the Phonebook accommodates up to 1,000 contract entries. The Straight Talk LG840G Phone is also Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC) and provides a talk time of 3.7 hours. Includes battery, charger, activation card, service guide and user manual.
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Questions & Answers for Straight Talk Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone

Question

can i tell phone to call handsfree

asked 1 year, 9 months ago
By
bob
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, you need to pair it to your device
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
Maddydeh
answer 2
No
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

gps

They claim it does GPS anyone try it?
asked 1 year, 7 months ago
By
suzyhen
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
This phone does not have an actual GPS function ,,, If you'll note it says "GPS capabilities"
What they are referring to is you can access Google earth via the net and use it
(rather misleading if you ask me)
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Madman32
answer 2
I have this phone with Tracfone, and there is NO GPS on it, although I have read that you might be able to download a GPS option---I have not tried this.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
By
Maddydeh
Question

Adding contacts

I can't get the full keyboard (horizontal) when adding my contacts, and T9 doesn't work for names. It works when I go to text messages, just not when adding new contacts.
Is this a malfunction, or just a bad design for this phone?
asked 1 year, 4 months ago
By
SW
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
When you get the num-pad, there is a button in the top right corner. When you press it, one option is "Input method," and you can choose "Keyboard." For whatever reason, this isn't always available (ie sometimes when online), but it looks like it works for entering contacts.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
answer 2
When adding/editing info to the contact list select any field press the options icon (upper right corner) /Input method/Keyboard

But unfortunately you will have to do this for each field in which you wish to use the full keyboard, which in my opinion qualifies as a bad design
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

what network does the LG 840 G operate on

asked 9 months ago
By
carolyn
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Yes, it will be on AT&T.
answered 9 months ago
By
richardarr
answer 2
When I activated mine with Straighttalk I received a welcome to AT&T text message which was off because until then, everything I did with Straighttalk has been CDMA and through Verizon
answered 9 months ago
By
Iceman1223
Question

Is this the same phone Dollar General sells for $60?

http://dollargeneral.tracfone.com/tracfone/phones-bundles/lg840g.html Dollar General sells an LG 840G for $60. Is there a difference?
asked 1 year, 6 months ago
By
IndianaJim
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
It's the same phone but through Tracfone instead of StraightTalk. You can get the Tracfone version for around $40 on Amazon, I think.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
answer 2
LG840 is sold in many stores. The difference is [a] the carrier, [b] the phone details, and [c] the return policy.

The 'gotcha' is usually in fine print that few bother to read.

Before you the buy the phone, determine the national carrier and the store return policy before you purchase it. Some have a 15 day in-store only return, some have 30 day return, and some have a NO return policy.

Check the facts.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
By
PjLittle
Question

I have a AT&T Go Phone if I purchase this phone can I keep my same number?

asked 1 year, 2 months ago
By
kim
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
You should be able to. When you activate your phone online there should be an option to transfer your current number to the new phone as long as your old phone is still active. Or you could call Straight Talk and have them talk you through it.
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
By
CriticallyMinded
answer 2
Yes
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

does it work on the straight talk verizon or att

asked 1 year, 9 months ago
By
1badboy2010
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Straight Talk works on any of the network towers, it just depends on what's closes to you.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
misstt64
answer 2
Straight Talks provider which is TracFone uses AT&T and T-Mobil
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

Fm Radio???

How do I access the FM radio mentioned in the item description? I've been through my phone and can't find it. What's up?
asked 1 year, 6 months ago
By
Gin
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Looks like there is no FM radio. People have pointed it out, but it's still in the description...
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
answer 2
There is no FM radio on this phone... It's a typo they refuse to correct for some reason
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
Madman32
Question

Does the LG840g straight talk phone accept the $30.00 and the $45.00 plan so I can change from month to month?

asked 1 year, 2 months ago
By
Pandabear
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Short answer is yes, but I would stick with a plan, because this phone is not worth paying $45/$60 per month to use. It only does about 75% of what a real smart phone does.

It is the best choice for the $30 plan, but for the $45 plan choose a real smart phone to take advantage of what you're paying for. You won't be happy with the limitations of the 840.

FYI, I love the 840. It is by far, the best budget phone around. I am a light user, on tracfone. But if I were going to pay $45 a month, I'd choose a real smart phone.
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
By
chanoman
answer 2
Yes you may use either plan with LG 840G.
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
By
Canopyfan2
Question

does this lg optimus logic phone work with at&?

asked 5 months, 2 weeks ago
By
mary
on Straight Talk LG840G Cell Phone
2 answers
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answer 1
Yes this does work with AT&T.
answered 5 months ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
It will use the AT&T network.
answered 5 months, 1 week ago
By
richardarr
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