Straight Talk Apple iPhone 5 32GB Black Prepaid Smartphone

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Straight Talk Apple iPhone 5 32GB Black Prepaid Smartphone
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  • No Contract on Straight Talk
  • Unlimited Talk, Text, Data & 411
  • Only $45 per month
  • About this item

    iPhone 5 features a 4" Retina display, the powerful A6 chip, an 8-megapixel iSight camera with panorama, ultrafast wireless, iOS 6, and iCloud. Yet it's the thinnest, lightest iPhone ever.

    About this item

    iPhone 5 features a 4" Retina display, the powerful A6 chip, an 8-megapixel iSight camera with panorama, ultrafast wireless, iOS 6, and iCloud. Yet it's the thinnest, lightest iPhone ever.

    Size and Weight:

    • Height: 4.87 inches (123.8 mm)
    • Width: 2.31 inches (58.6 mm)
    • Depth: 0.30 inch (7.6 mm)
    • Weight: 3.95 ounces (112 grams)

    Cellular and Wireless:
    • GSM model A1428*: UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz); LTE (Bands 4 and 17)
    • CDMA model A1429*: CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (800, 1900, 2100 MHz); UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz); LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5, 13, 25)
    • GSM model A1429*: UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz); LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5)
    • Wifi: 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi (802.11n 2.4GHz and 5GHz)

    Location:
    • Assisted GPS and GLONASS
    • Digital compass
    • Wi-Fi
    • Cellular

    Display:
    • Retina display
    • 4" (diagonal) widescreen Multi-Touch display
    • 1136-by-640-pixel resolution at 326 ppi
    • 800:1 contrast ratio (typical)
    • 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical)
    • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating on front
    • Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously

    Camera, Photos, and Video:
    • 8-megapixel iSight camera
    • Panorama
    • Video recording, HD (1080p) up to 30 frames per second with audio
    • FaceTime HD camera with 1.2MP photos and HD video (720p) up to 30 frames per second
    • Autofocus
    • Tap to focus video or still images
    • Face detection in video or still images
    • LED flash
    • Improved video stabilization
    • Photo and video geotagging

    External Buttons and Connectors:
    • On/Off (Sleep/wake)
    • Ring/silent
    • Volume up/down
    • Home button
    • 3.5mm stereo headphone minijack
    • Speaker
    • Microphone
    • Lightning connector

    Power and Battery:
    • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
    • Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter
    • Talk time: Up to 8 hours on 3G
    • Standby time: Up to 225 hours
    • Internet use: Up to 8 hours on 3G, up to 8 hours on LTE, up to 10 hours on Wi-Fi
    • Video playback: Up to 10 hours
    • Audio playback: Up to 40 hours

    TV and Video:
    • AirPlay Mirroring to Apple TV support at 720p
    • AirPlay video streaming to Apple TV
    • Video formats supported: H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, High Profile level 4.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

    Headphones:
    • Apple EarPods with Remote and
    • Storage and travel case

    Sensors:
    • Three-axis gyro
    • Accelerometer
    • Proximity sensor
    • Ambient light sensor

    System Requirements:
    • Apple ID (required for some features)
    • Internet access5
    • Syncing with iTunes on a Mac or PC requires:
      • Mac: OS X v10.6.8 or later
      • PC: Windows 7; Windows Vista; or Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 3 or later
      • iTunes 10.7 or later (free download from www.itunes.com/download)

    In the Box:
    • iPhone 5
    • Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic
    • Lightning to USB Cable
    • USB Power Adapter
    • Documentation

    Specifications

    Service Carrier: Straight Talk
    Multi Pack Indicator: No
    Battery Type: Lithium Ion
    Model No.: iphone 5
    Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.0
    Product in Inches (L x W x H): 4.87 x 2.31 x 0.3
    Assembled in Country of Origin: Imported
    Origin of Components: Imported
    Walmart No.: 551097550
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    Sooo Much Better Than I Expected :)
    2/8/2013

    Customer review by Miracle36

    5.0 stars 2/8/2013 by Miracle36
    by Miracle36

    Let me tell you...I am new to Straight Talk and all of it's products and services. I have friends and have spoken with people in passing that are happy with Straight Talk. However, I was very apprehensive and reluctant to purchase my iPhone5 32gb (black# after reading some of the reviews but eventually decided to because of the return policy. I must say...sometimes you have to try things out for yourself. Not everyone will have a wonderful customer experience but I am glad to report that I DID! Although I've only had this product for a week with a 15 day return policy, I decided to put it to the test. I traveled from NC to SC to visit some relatives which is about a 3 1/2 hr drive. I NEVER lost signal and kept at least 3 bars or more the entire time. I connected the bluetooth feature for hands-free communication and it has been absolutely reliable throughout. The data speed is much better than I have had on previous iPhones while using a 3G network and the product itself is great! As for Customer Service, I can't really speak on their behalf because I processed everything online. The only thing I could say that would influence someone not to buy is... if you plan on using data on a regular basis and do not have wi-fi capability, you would more than likely be throttled down and eventually cut-off, including tethering as well. PLEASE READ THE TERMS OF CONDITIONS BEFORE PURCHASING #preferrably #6 & 7). IT COULD POSSIBLY SAVE YOU FROM A HORRIBLE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE! I would definitely recommend to others due to my very own personal experience as everything was excellent from beginning to present. I will update my review in about three months according to my overall experience. Hope that this was helpful.

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    Miracle36
    Raleigh, NC
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:35 - 44
    Ownership:1 week or less
    Gender:Female
    Usage:Every day
    The Apple bug has bitten me!!!
    2/18/2013

    Customer review by JollyAppleFan

    5.0 stars 2/18/2013 by JollyAppleFan
    by JollyAppleFan

    I was VERY hesitant to buy this phone because of the price and the terrible reviews of the service. (I do not have a Walmart card, so I had to drop $749 plus tax up front). I also had reservations about the "unlimited" data that others had discovered isn't truly "unlimited". After some research, I discovered that all prepaid unlimited services have some type of limit on the amount of data you can use each month. I also remember that on contract plans I've had, they charge if you go over a certain data usage each month, so Straight Talk isn't any different. I figured that the most I would lose is $45 spent on the airtime card because I would return the phone within the proper time frame if I wasn't pleased, but this phone is a keeper!! Like other people have stated, the text and talk work wonderfully! Voices are clear and no dropped calls yet. But like others, I too encountered issues with the internet. I tried using itunes and google, but they would never load. I would get pop-up messages that would say something about not having internet access or the internet was not activated. I finally broke down and called Straight Talk's customer service. I was transferred to their "iPhone" dept, ask for this dept at the beginning of your call. The female representative did help me troubleshoot from her "script". When all of the steps didn't work, she finally "reset" my phone. She told me I would lose all photos, texts, downloads, contacts, etc. I only had 1 photo and no other data since my phone was only 2 days old, so I didn't care. After the reset, my internet was working! I was on the phone 1 hour and 5 minutes from start to finish. Of course I was upset to spend an hour on the phone with cust. svc, but it was worth it! No more isues! The internet works faster and better on my phone than my home's "hotspot" internet! I would suggest that you contact cust svc as soon as you discover your internet isn't working on day 1, so that when they "reset" your phone, you won't lose any info. You will need to call from a separate phone line and you will need to also have wifi access from a computer other than your phone, or have the iphone's lightning connection cable to run from the computer to your phone when you are on the phone with the representative. Although I activated my phone on my own, the internet did not activate, which is why I had encountered this problem. If you want to try it and you can part with the money, do so. It is wonderful to have an iphone 5 paid-in-full, and wonderful talk, text, and data capabilities contract-free for $45 monthly! If it doesn't work for you, you'll only lose $45.

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    JollyAppleFan
    Houston, TX
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:35 - 44
    Ownership:1 week or less
    Gender:Female
    Usage:Every day
    2/6/2013

    Customer review by amber65775

    1.0 stars 2/6/2013 by amber65775
    by amber65775

    I am only giving the one star based on the straight talk service, NOT the iphone. I LOVE the iPhone. The straight talk service was good if you only want to talk and text. I didn't have data. I wasted about 3 hours on the phone with tech support. They kept having me do the same things over and over again. Restore the phone back to factory settings, turn the phone off and then back on again, call the number to update the phone, change my settings around. Over and over and over they had me do the same things that didn't work the time before. I talked to an ATT rep and he said that apple has blocked data usage on prepaid iPhones. I do not know how accurate this is. I just know that I was NOT able to get data. I know people who have jailbroken them and had them work just fine. Also, I have wasted the 45.00 for the plan I just bought yesterday. Straight talk will NOT refund your money. Even though the service doesn't work as advertised. I am returning this phone.

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    Would recommend to a friend? No
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