Can Straight Talk phone be used on AT&T?

Can Straight Talk phone be used on AT&T? 

You can use any compatible phone on your ATT plan. Just put your ATT SIM card into the Straight Talk phone. If the phone is unlocked, it should work.

Can you put a AT&T SIM card in a Straight Talk phone? 

No. The phone would need to be unlocked to work with an ATT SIM card and Straight Talk requires 12 months of service to unlock.

How do I know if my Straight Talk phone is compatible with AT&T? 

To check if your current device is compatible with our network, you can do one of the following: Go to and select “Check Compatibility.” Through the Straight Talk Chat Bot. Texting “BYOP” to 611611.

What carrier is compatible with AT&T? 

Best MVNO carriers using the AT&T network?
MVNO Carrier AT&T Also uses
Consumer Cellular Yes T-Mobile
Cricket Wireless Yes
Freedom Pop Yes Sprint
Net10 Wireless Yes T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint
Dec 30, 2020

Can Straight Talk phone be used on AT&T? – Related Questions

Can I buy a phone at Walmart and activate it at AT&T?

Customers on Walmart can select a carrier (limited to AT&T at this time but expanding to other carriers in the coming months), select a device, choose a payment plan from AT&T, receive the device with free two-day shipping, and then activate it following step-by-step activation instructions.

Can I buy an AT&T phone from Walmart and put my SIM card in it?

sandblaster. Yes, it is possible but be careful. An ATT prepaid phone can be used on your ATT plan but those from other carriers (Simple Mobile, Total Wireless) are probably locked to that carrier even if that carrier is an MVNO that uses ATT’s network.

How does buying an ATT phone at Walmart work?

The freedom of prepaid with no annual contract, credit check or activation fee. When you buy an AT&T PREPAID phone at Walmart & activate new line of service on $50/mo. plan. $50/month requires activation of a new line of service on $65/month or higher plan & AutoPay sign up.

Can I upgrade my AT&T phone at Walmart?

Yes. You can. Upgrading a device via third-party retailers like Wal-Mart is doable provided that the ATT Next option is available on the selection.

How can I upgrade my Straight Talk phone?

To upgrade, go to Select “Activate or reactivate my phone with a number transferred from another Straight Talk phone” and then select “Continue.” Once you’re done, sign in to your account to complete the process. Your transfer may take up to 24 hours.

Can I buy a phone from Best Buy and activate it at AT&T?

Full discount requires activation at Best Buy of an unlimited plan from AT&T on an installment billing plan. After activation at Best Buy, customer needs to trade-in a qualifying phone at AT&T (not Best Buy). Trade-in with carrier may also be required for other carrier offers.

Why is AT&T charging me an upgrade fee?

But you are still charged once you put in your ‘existing’ ATT sim into the new phone. If this was true, you’d be charged an upgrade fee if you put your SIM in an old flip phone because you broke your phone.

Does AT&T do free upgrades?

ATT does not do free upgrades. Presuming you mean an upgrade like everyone else, you can upgrade to any phone you want but it will not be free.Mar 20, 2018

How can I get my AT&T upgrade fee waived?

It is only waived if you have a corporate discount plan that includes an upgrade fee waiver. If you buy an unlocked phone outright from another source (e.g. you tell the Apple store you’re going to use the unlocked iPhone on prepaid) you are not upgrading so there’s no fee.

How much does ATT charge to activate a new phone?

The $25 fee is charged for new activations or upgrades when customers purchase devices on installment agreements, AT&T says. Customers who bring their own phone to the network are charged the $25 fee when they activate a new line of service, but not when they upgrade phones on an existing line.Jan 20, 2017

Will AT&T accept an unlocked phone?

How do I bring my own phone or device to AT&T? BYOD means you bring your own unlocked, compatible device to AT&T. Even if you didn’t buy your device from AT&T, you can activate your phone on a new AT&T plan.

How do I avoid AT&T activation fee?

The simple answer is, Yes. To get this done, first, you need to reach out to the AT&T customer representative. Talk to them about getting your activation fee waived. Though there is no guarantee you’ll get the fee waived entirely, there is a possibility of getting a 50% reduction in the fee you’re expected to pay.

Does ATT charge to switch phones?

There are no fees to change your phone and yes, your plan stays the same. You may not even need a new SIM card.

Can I buy a new phone and just switch the SIM card?

You can often switch your SIM card to a different phone, provided the phone is unlocked (meaning, it is not tied to a particular carrier or device) and the new phone will accept the SIM card. All you need to do is remove the SIM from the phone it is in currently, then place it into the new unlocked phone.

Does ATT charge for a new SIM card?

If you are asking about a replacement SIM card for a new device on an existing line of service, it is free at a corporate store. Non corporate, retail or kiosk stores will charge a small fee up to $25.

How do I switch my AT&T service to a new phone?

Open the AT&T Mobile Transfer app:
  1. On your old device: From this device will appear on your screen. Select that button and follow the steps until you see a barcode.
  2. On your new device: When To this device shows on your screen, select the button and follow the steps until you see a barcode reader.

Should I use old or new SIM card AT&T?

It doesn’t matter which SIM card you use although your new phone is 5G compatible and your old SIM card may not have been provisioned for 5G service. It has no effect on the trade in.