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Most Recent Questions
Recent Question:
Can I link this phone with the Handsfree Link in my 2010 Honda Accord?
Recent Question:
Restrictions to porting home landline phone number
Recent Question:
is this phone compatible with straight talk?
Questions with Most Recent Answers
Question:
I desided I want to use this phone for family mobile ... Can I put in the family mobile sim card and make it work?
Question:
Does the phone/plan require minutes to receive texts or calls?
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I know this phone is a straight talk phone, but is the service Verizon are ATT?
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Can you tether through this phone with the USB I know additional data will be used or required
Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G

Customer Questions & Answers for
Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G

The steel gray Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G Smartphone is an entertainment powerhouse, with super-fast access to hundreds of premium movies and TV shows through Samsung Media Hub, Netflix, T-Mobile TV and YouTube. No matter where you find yourself - on a bus, train, in the back of a car or waiting between meetings - you can catch up on your favorite shows without needing any extra devices. You can really enjoy watching the colors pop on this Samsung Galaxy S II Smartphone thanks to a bright 4.52" screen with Super AMOLED Plus technology, which provides 150,000:1 contrast ratio, for crisp image quality. This smartphone is also fast, with up to 42Mbps download speeds and 1.5GHz dual core processing.
Customer Questions & Answers:
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Questions & Answers for Walmart Family Mobile Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G

Question

protective cases

does this phone have protective covers that you can buy?
asked 1 year, 6 months ago
By
chucku
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes. Walmart had them in stock when i bought my phone in store. There are some listed on the Walmart website and Amazon or Ebay.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
Penny8
answer 2
Amazon.com-Many cases and screen protectors.CHEAP!
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
wild4suli
Question

If I only buy the phone, will it work on a Straight Talk $45 plan?

asked 2 years, 1 month ago
By
Mike
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
no
answered 2 years ago
By
AngryRyan
answer 2
Yes. I just yesterday bought the phone and bought a straight talk sim from the website and transferred it over myself online. I was am to transfer my number too. I love the phone. well worth.
answered 2 years ago
By
Doriee
answer 3
Yes, it will work on Straight Talk if you unlock the phone or get a T-mobile compatible SIM from Straight Talk.
answered 2 years ago
By
Bondiablo
answer 4
Thank you for your interest in this Samsung Cell Phone. Although I do not have the information you requested, a dedicated Wal-Mart Wireless representative may be able to assist you better with this question. Unfortunately, since I do not have access to Wal-Mart’s inventory system, nor am I affiliated with any US Service Providers, I cannot provide any additional information on carriers, carrier compatibility, contracts, Country compatibility, pricing, or availability. However, a Wal-Mart Wireless representative should have all of the information you require to make your cell phone purchase. Please click on the “Help” link at the top of the page for more details.

-MrSamsung
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
MrSamsung
Question

Exact model?

What is the exact model of this phone. Is it the SGH-T989?
asked 2 years, 1 month ago
By
SnowPea
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
yes its the t-989
answered 2 years ago
By
AngryRyan
answer 2
I'm just wondering why MrSamsung states this phone is not 4g compatible when the actual NAME states 4g? SMH He must work for Apple.
answered 2 years ago
By
youarekiddingright
answer 3
Yes, it is the T-mobile SGH-T989 and it is a 4G phone.

http://www.samsung.com/us/mobile/cell-phones/SGH-T989ZKBTMB
answered 2 years ago
By
Bondiablo
answer 4
Although I do not have the exact model number for this specific Galaxy S 2, I can assure you that it is not the SGH-T989, since that model is a T-mobile model and is not 4G capable.

-MrSamsung
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
MrSamsung
Question

Does this phone have an unlimited option without having a contract?

asked 2 years ago
By
nessa
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes. Speak to the local wal-mart in your area for details. It uses wal-mart mobile which costs $45 for the first line per month (plus one time activation).
answered 2 years ago
By
AngryRyan
answer 2
Yes. I just bought the phone and had it transfered to straght talk. I bought a straight talk sim from their website. Works fine.
answered 2 years ago
By
Doriee
answer 3
Yes. Family Mobile is no contract it's prepaid now its $40 a month and you get unlimited Talk, Text, and Data (Web).
answered 2 years ago
By
DGreen99129399
answer 4
Thank you for your interest in this Samsung Cell Phone. Although I do not have the information you requested, a dedicated Wal-Mart Wireless representative may be able to assist you better with this question. Unfortunately, since I am not affiliated with any US Service Providers, I cannot provide any additional information on carriers, carrier compatibility, contracts, or pricing. However, a Wal-Mart Wireless representative should have all of the information you require to make your cell phone purchase. Please click on the “Help” link at the top of the page for more details.

-MrSamsung
answered 2 years ago
By
MrSamsung
Question

Does this phone have video chat?

asked 2 years ago
By
taytay
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
You can download the free Skype App and it will work.
answered 2 years ago
By
Ferrente
answer 2
It has a front-facing camera and has video chat capability. You can use different apps from the android market to video chat or sign-up and use the t-mobile video chat app.
answered 2 years ago
By
AngryRyan
answer 3
This phone comes with "QIK" T-mobile video Chat pre-loaded
answered 2 years ago
By
ironmanlover
answer 4
Although the SGS2 will not have a built in video chat program, you can download a video chat app from the Google Play Store.

-MrSamsung
answered 2 years ago
By
MrSamsung
Question

Does this have WiFi Calling if using on TMobile Network?

For those who own the steel gray edition, even though it is T-Mobile branded, I heard it does NOT have WiFi calling installed - is that true? For anyone using this on T-Mobile's network, does WiFi calling get pushed-down/enabled? Again, I know it has WiFi, but does it have WiFi Calling?
asked 2 years ago
By
Shadowtrax
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
Just got this phone, but havent activated it yet...It DOES have Wifi calling, must register with TMobile it says on phone
answered 2 years ago
By
cjbar
answer 2
First question on page 5 has your answer.
answered 2 years ago
By
MyNameHasBeenTaken
answer 3
Mr. Samsung this is not helpful. I have already talked to a "Walmart cellular associate' about this and they don't have a clue, I also called T-Mobile support and they don't have a clue.

Obviously many people are using this phone via T-Mobile, come on, let us know if it has WiFi calling built in - take 18 seconds and look at your settings - should be under: Push the menu key at far left bottom of phone, select Settings, under Wireless and Networks select More..., there should be an entry called "Wi-Fi Calling" with a check box.
A big Thank you to the person who let's us know!
answered 2 years ago
By
Shadowtrax
answer 4
Thank you for your interest in this Samsung Cell Phone. Although I do not have the information you requested, a dedicated Wal-Mart Wireless representative may be able to assist you better with this question. Unfortunately, since I am not affiliated with any US Service Providers, I cannot provide any additional information on carriers, carrier compatibility, contracts, or pricing. However, a Wal-Mart Wireless representative should have all of the information you require to make your cell phone purchase. Please click on the “Help” link at the top of the page for more details.

-MrSamsung
answered 2 years ago
By
MrSamsung
Question

Is this a prepaid phone?

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
FlorezA
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, but it will work on the Walmart Family Plan, Tmobile prepay or Tmobile if you want to go post pay.
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
By
Penny8
answer 2
Yes it does.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Butchvp
answer 3
From looking at the add. This phone is a T-Mobile. Not a prepaid.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
Butchvp
Question

what android system does this run on?

asked 2 years ago
By
dsfrance
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Ice cream sandwich... 4.0
answered 2 years ago
By
AngryRyan
answer 2
Originally this phone came with Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread but has since been updated to ICS. Newer ones should come with Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich already installed.
answered 2 years ago
By
Bondiablo
answer 3
Although each carrier's phones will vary, this specific SGS2 should come with Android 2.3 (Gingerbread). Currently, firmware and OS upgrade information is not available. Please contact a Walmart Wireless associate for additional assistance.

-MrSamsung
answered 2 years ago
By
MrSamsung
Question

Will it work on T_mobile? description/details says "Access media through Samsung Media Hub, Netflix, T-Mobile TV and YouTube"

and Service Carrier: T-Mobile.
asked 2 years, 1 month ago
By
Ray
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
It shouldm its marketed for the wal-mart mobile plan which uses the t-mobile network.
answered 2 years ago
By
AngryRyan
answer 2
Yes.. It has all the features you get on a Galaxy S2 at a Tmobile store.
answered 2 years ago
By
Doriee
answer 3
Yes and whether you buy service from T-mobile or Walmart it will be on the T-mobile network.
answered 2 years ago
By
Bondiablo
Question

what carrier does this phone have ?

asked 1 year, 11 months ago
By
gracie
on Walmart Family Mobile Samsung Galaxy S2 4G
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Walmart Family Mobile,uses T-Mobile as carrier
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
By
wild4suli
answer 2
Walmart Family Mobile is basically the T-Mobile service. This phone should work with contract or pre-paid tmobile plans as well. Just stick in your T Mobile SIM card.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
xllo0ollx
answer 3
Thank you for your interest in this Samsung Cell Phone. Since this is a carrier specific question, it would be better to ask your carrier or a Wal-Mart Wireless Associate. I will not have access to Wal-Mart’s inventory system, nor am I affiliated with any US Service Providers, so I cannot provide any additional information on carriers, carrier compatibility, plans and contracts, pricing, store policies or availability. However, a Wal-Mart Wireless representative should have all of the information you require to make your cell phone purchase. Please click on the customer service link for more details.

-MrSamsung
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
By
MrSamsung
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