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    Question GPS on Straight-Talk...???

    How many (if any) of the phones on Straight-Talk have built-in GPS?

    Thank You

    LEESA (I)

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    All new CDMA phones have GPS built in. That's how they do E911.

    Maybe your question is really how many ST phones allow a user application to access the GPS location of the phone?
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    Yes Greg... Thank You. Let me rephrase. How many (if any) of the ST phones allow the user to access some type of GPS ap...?

    Thanks :-)

    LEESA (I)

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    "How many?":

    Zero. ST denys nearly all file downloads except for three or four types for pics and sound. No other apps are available directly from ST for use of GPS either. It's their way of limiting data use and so far I guess it's working great cause no one has been able to crack this cookie. Kinda sucks but what can you honestly expect for only $30/$45 a month? I try to not let it bother me and just input my location manually into the sites that can be used for getting street directions. Takes a lot longer but still works for me in a pinch.

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    Well put DP. Thank You. :-) although I was hoping for better news..... LOL

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