MetroPCS vs. Straight Talk

MetroPCS and Straight Talk both are the wireless prepaid services in US. Unlimited talk-text plans are offered by MetroPCS at $40/month along with 250MB/month of 4G data usage while Straight Talk offers unlimited talk-text plans at $47/month with data limit of 3GB/month. Straight Talk service is available in many more places / cities on AT&T as compare to MetroPCS both offering 15Mbps download speed. Official website of Straight Talk is www.straighttalk.com while official website of MetroPCS is www.metropcs.com. MetroPCS want shut off you service in tell your month is up. Straight Talk wireless will shut phone off if they fill like it.

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MetroPCS vs. Straight Talk

Contents: Difference between MetroPCS and Straight Talk

What is MetroPCS?

MetroPCS is a prepaid wireless service in the US being the part of t-Mobile US. Inc. It was founded in 1994. It is the sixth largest mobile telecommunication network being operated in the US. MertoPCS uses the CDMA (Code Division Multiple Access) technology. MetroPCS authorized dealers are there on each and every block of Los Angeles. MetroPCS offers 500MB of 4G data per month. Base price of calls, texts and data charged per month by MetroPCS is $40. Its official website is www.metropcs.com.

What is Straight Talk?

Straight Talk is a prepaid wireless service. It is as an operator through contract partnership between TracFone and Walmart. It supports both GSM and CDMA technology as it is a MVNO (Mobile Virtual Netwrok Operator).  Stright Talk has agreements with multiple carriers. One who has bought its SIM card will find it working in NON Verizon phones but some android phones are also there that are on Verizon network. If you have AT&T Straight Talk sim it will work with an AT&T phone without having to be unlocked. If you have T mobile Straight Talk sim with a T mobile phone it would not have to be unlocked. Straight Talk is also selling iPhones along with other mobile phone brands i.e. LG, Samsung, Alcatel, Huawei and ZTE. Straight Talk has the networks of both AT&T and T-Mobile. Straight Talk offers 3GB of 4G data per month. Straight Talk service is available in many more places / cities on AT&T offering 15Mbps download speed. Base price of calls, texts and data charged per month by Straight Talk is $45. It offers different plans for its services with different charges that you may choose of your choice according to your requirements.  Official website of Straight Talk is www.straighttalk.com.

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Key Differences

  1. MetroPCS want shut off you service in tell your month is up. Straight Talk wireless will shut phone off if they fill like it.
  2. In Paris, the service of MetroPCS is better than Straight talk.
  3. MetroPCS has the network of T-Mobile while Straight Talk has the networks of both AT&T and T-Mobile.
  4. MetroPCS offers 500MB of 4G data per month while Straight Talk offers 3GB of 4G data per month.
  5. Base price of calls, texts and data charged per month by MetroPCS is $40 while that charged by the Straight Talk is $45.
  6. Straight Talk is cheaper than MetroPCS.
  7. Straight Talk service is available in many more places / cities on AT&T as compare to MetroPCS both offering 15Mbps download speed.
  8. Official website of Straight Talk is www.straighttalk.com while official website of MetroPCS is www.metropcs.com.

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