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HOW TO BRING YOUR PHONE TO STRAIGHT TALK

Step 1

See if your phone is compatible with straight talk

Check Compatibility
Compatibility FAQs
What is CDMA?
CDMA stands for Code Division Multiple Access and is a competing cell phone service technology to GSM. In the United States, two of the four leading mobile network operators use CDMA.
What is GSM?
GSM stands for Global System for Mobile communication and is a competing cell phone service technology to CDMA. In the United States, two of the four leading mobile network operators use GSM.
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Step 2

Buy An Activation Kit and Service Plan

THE KIT INCLUDES THE SIM CARD NEEDED TO MAKE YOUR PHONE WORK ON OUR SERVICE – AND THE PLAN PROVIDES NATIONWIDE COVERAGE ON AMERICA’S LARGEST AND MOST DEPENDABLE NETWORKS.

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KIT & SERVICE PLAN FAQs
How do I know if I will need a Straight Talk BYOP SIM?
Visit stbyop.com, select “Check Compatibility,” and follow the steps. If your phone needs a StraightTalk BYOP SIM it will ask for it or allow you to buy it.
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Step 3

After you get your Activation Kit and service plan, decide if you want to keep your phone number. Then follow the simple directions on our activation page to activate your phone.

ACTIVATE YOUR PHONE
ACTIVATION FAQs
How do I know which SIM to use from my Straight Talk BYOP Activation Package?
If you are not sure which SIM to use, please visit stbyop.com, select “Check Compatibility,” and follow the steps for details on selecting the correct SIM for you to use. The correct SIM card will depend on the carrier compatible with your phone and on the SIM size that your phone needs.
How do I register my Sprint or other CDMA compatible phone?
Visit stbyop.com and select Activate. Your phone will be registered during activation.
How do I activate my Straight Talk BYOP service?
Select “Activate” and follow the steps. Make sure to select the correct option if you want to keep your number. Please note that you will need a Straight Talk Service Plan Card or credit or debit card to activate your service.
What should I do if my Straight Talk BYOP Activation Package did not include a CDMA compatible LTE SIM?
If your phone is a CDMA LTE compatible phone and your BYOP Activation Package did not come with a CDMA compatible LTE SIM, please give us a call and we’ll ship a new SIM.
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ACTIVATION KIT
$0.99
  • Nationwide Coverage
  • No Contract
  • Works with most phones
  • No Hidden Fees
  • Keep your number
  • No Credit Checks
  • 4G LTE Compatible
  • Service Plan Required
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