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New Straight Talk Wireless Commercial Touts 5G Nationwide Network

Straight Talk’s Latest TV Ad Touts 5G, With No Ed O’Neil Voiceover

Joe Paonessa - Jul 27, 2021
Straight Talk Wireless has released a new TV commercial. The new ad touts Straight Talk’s rollout of 5G coverage and an offer for a Samsung Galaxy A32 5G smartphone. Notably though, as far as I’m aware for the first time in years, the ad does not feature actor Ed O’Neil
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Straight Talk Wireless New Commercial Touts Hotspot

Tracfone Brands Including Straight Talk Resume TV Advertising

Joe Paonessa - May 12, 2021
The firm Wave7 Research noted in a recent report sent out to its subscribers that Tracfone brands Total Wireless and Straight Talk Wireless have resumed TV advertising following a bit of a hiatus. Straight Talk is once again airing its “Life’s Mishaps” ad that originally ran last year. BestMVNO reported
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Straight Talk Tax Time WOW Display Photographed At A KS Walmart By Wave7 Research

Straight Talk Launches New Commercial, Highlights $199 Galaxy A51 Deal

Joe Paonessa - Feb 24, 2021
A new report issued by the subscription-based firm Wave7 Research has indicated that Straight Talk Wireless is now in full swing with its tax season promos. Straight Talk has launched a new TV commercial featuring one of its tax time offers, a Samsung Galaxy A51 for $199. There’s also a
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Actor Dan Levy's Eyebrows Featured In New Visible Advertising Campaign

Visible’s Less Conventional Ad Approach Gets Views, Others Like Mint Mobile Focused On More Traditional Means

Joe Paonessa - Nov 30, 2020
This holiday shopping season has seen an increase in the number of prepaid wireless brands investing in the marketing of their services. Consumer Cellular, Cricket Wireless, Metro by T-Mobile, Mint Mobile, Straight Talk Wireless, TextNow, and Visible have all launched new video advertising campaigns. While most have focused on traditional
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Straight Talk Has A New Unlimited Phone Plan (Photo Via @KingOfTechDeals On Twitter)

Straight Talk Wireless Releases A More Premium “Unlimited” Plan

Joe Paonessa - Sep 24, 2020
Straight Talk Wireless has added a new phone plan to its lineup. It is a $65 “unlimited” data plan called “Platinum Unlimited.” It offers premium features over Straight Talk’s standard unlimited data plan, the “Ultimate Unlimited” plan. Thanks to @KingOfTechDeals for pointing the new plan out to me. @yeswap @wave7jeff
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Straight Talk Offers No Fees No Deposit Phone Payment Plan

Straight Talk Wireless’s New No Fees Phone Payment Plan Featured In New TV Commercial

Joe Paonessa - Jul 23, 2020
Straight Talk Wireless is the largest of the Tracfone owned brands and its subscriber count continues to grow. In quarter 2 of 2020, Straight Talk added 270,000 new subscribers bringing the MVNO’s total subscriber count to 9.743 million, up from 9.473 million in quarter 1. Year over year Straight Talk
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Straight Talk Wireless Has A New Tagline "No Contract No Compromise"

Straight Talk Wireless Follows Up Q1 Growth With New “No Contract, No Compromise” Tagline

Joe Paonessa - May 18, 2020
Straight Talk Wireless continues to be a bright spot for its parent company América Móvil. In quarter 1 of 2020, the brand added 91k new subscribers, bringing its total subscriber count to 9.473 million. This is in contrast to major carrier prepaid brands all of which saw a loss in
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Straight Talk Wireless's $35 Phone Plan Now Includes 5GB Data

Straight Talk Wireless $35 Phone Plan Now Includes 5GB High-Speed Data

Joe Paonessa - Apr 30, 2020
Straight Talk Wireless has made a change to one of its wireless plans. The $35 plan now includes 5GB of high-speed data. This is up from its previous allotment of 3GB. Gilbert Lopez first noted the change at a local Walmart a week ago. The plan is finally live on
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Straight Talk Wireless Prominently On Display At Local Walmart

For The First Time Straight Talk Has More Subscribers Than All Other Tracfone Brands Combined

Joe Paonessa - Feb 24, 2020
For the first time ever, Straight Talk Wireless now has more subscribers than all other Tracfone brands combined, excluding SafeLink.  SafeLink is a notable exclusion because it is part of the government-funded Lifeline program that helps low-income consumers get discounted phone service. Straight Talk Wireless’s subscriber count currently sits at
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Latest Tracfone Brand Deals Include 10%-25% Off Phone And Plan Bundle Purchases

Tracfone Brand February Promos Feature Up To 25% Off Phone & Plan Purchases

Joe Paonessa - Feb 5, 2020
Tracfone brands including Straight Talk Wireless, Net10, Simple Mobile, Total Wireless and Tracfone itself have all issued new promos for February.  All providers are now offering various bundle discounts when a phone and plan are purchased together. Straight Talk Wireless is offering 10% off when the promo code REWARDS10 is
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LG Stylo 4 And Moto G7 Optimo Are Currently Discounted At Straight Talk Wireless

Straight Talk 2020 Kickoff Includes LG Stylo 4 and Moto G7 Optimo for $59.99

Gilbert Lopez - Jan 20, 2020
TracFone Inc’s subsidiary Straight Talk has quietly started promoting a 2020 kickoff sale with several devices getting price reductions. Also available is a selection of free (with plan purchase) reconditioned devices. While we are 20 days into the new year, these promotions seemed to have started on 1/19/2020. With the
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Walmart Has Rolled Back Pricing On Tracfone Related Brand Phones

Walmart Drops Prices On Several Tracfone Inc Devices, Including Samsung Galaxy A10e For $99 On Total Wireless & Family Mobile

Gilbert Lopez - Jan 10, 2020
A few days removed from the holidays and only weeks away from the beginning of Tax Season, Walmart has started to slash prices on several devices on Tracfone Inc’s subsidiaries Straight Talk, Total Wireless, Family Mobile, and Simple Mobile. The price changes took effect on 1/5/2020.  Some more device changes
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Several Tracfone Brands Including Straight Talk Wireless Have The iPhone 6 On Sale For $99

Top Offers This Week From Tracfone Brands include $99 iPhone 6s from Straight Talk

Gilbert Lopez - Dec 15, 2019
TracFone brands have several offers available just in time for the holidays. The carrier brought back Black Friday pricing for the iPhone 6s & 6S+ on most of their subsidiaries, as well as knocking $40 off the popular A10e bringing the price down to $99 from $139.  The A10e was
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Total Wireless Phone Plans Will Soon Come With Mobile Hotspot

Total Wireless Now Offers Mobile Hotspot, At Least According To Company’s Official eBay Store

Joe Paonessa - Dec 8, 2019
Total Wireless subscribers will soon officially be able to use their phones as a mobile hotspot.  Mobile hotspot has technically not been allowed on the provider, however, some users in the past had been able to get it working.  I had working mobile hotspot when I first reviewed Total Wireless
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Straight Talk Wireless Black Friday 2019 Deal Samsung Galaxy A10e For $49.99

Tracfone Brand Holiday Deals Are Here, Get A Samsung Galaxy A10E For $49.99

Joe Paonessa - Nov 28, 2019
The Tracfone family of brands have released their Black Friday holiday offers.  Phone deals are now available from NET10, Straight Talk Wireless, Simple Mobile, Total Wireless and Tracfone.  There’s a lot of overlap between the brands with what devices they have on sale.  Each brand limits phone orders to 2
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