In today’s Q&A video, I answer questions about… Adding data to your Straight Talk Wireless Plan Voice and Data at the same time with Total Wireless’ verizon network. Moving a Straight Talk SIM card to a new SIM-free iPhone 7. Check out my answers below.
Many smartphonematters.com readers ask me how to get Personal Hotspot or Tethering & Portable Hotspot to work with Straight Talk Wireless. Unfortunately, you can’t. Using Personal Hotspot is not permitted according to Straight Talk’s Terms of Service Agreement. For those of you who do not know, Personal or Portable Hotspot
Update Oct 17 2016 I updated my iPhone from iOS 10.0.1 to iOS 10.0.2. I did not have any issues with Straight Talk Wireless. I update both my iPhone 6s using Straight Talk’s AT&T network and my iPhone SE using Straight Talk’s Verizon network. My voice and data work and
I checked today and it looks like you can now order the SIM-free iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus from the Apple Store at apple.com. When you click on buy for the iPhone 7 you first need to choose between the iPhone 7 or 7 Plus. Next, you’ll need to
Update A reader informed me that arstechnica.com updated their article. Now it appears the Verizon Pixel will get both system updates and security patches from Google. Verizon contacts ars and informed them this was the case. I was disappointed that ars and their original source 9to5google, didn’t ask Verizon to
Update #1 – Oct 17 2016 I wanted to share with you some reader and viewer comments to my First Look at Total Wireless video. Several of you have been kind enough to leave comments and share your experience from Total Wireless. First, on smartphonemattters.com, a reader Jason, shares that
Straight Talk Wireless is changing their Auto-Refill Discount from $2.50 to $1.00 a month. If you are a Straight Talk Wireless customer receiving the $2.50 discount that won’t change you’ll continue getting that discount. New customers, however, will only get a $1.00 discount when they enroll in Auto-Refill. And, if