iPhone 5 with a prepaid Straight Talk plan at Walmart
Giga-retailer Walmart is going to start offering Apple’s flagship smartphone unlocked, on prepaid Straight Talk plans. The campaign is to launch on January 11.
The company will be offering unlocked 16 GB iPhone 5 for US$649, and iPhone 4 8 GB for $449. Customers will be however able to use either phone on a Straight Talk unlimited voice, text and data plan for $45 per month, with unlimited international calling added in a $60 per month plan.
Walmart will enable also the option to pay for the chosen handset on a promotional $25 per month financing plan. All prices will be equal online and in retail stores.
“We believe customers shouldn’t have to choose between saving money and having the latest technology. Now customers can have the coveted iPhone with unlimited talk, text and data without a contract for $70 a month thanks to our exclusive Straight Talk plan and industry first financing offer.”-Seong Ohm, senior vice president of Entertainment for Walmart U.S.