Try our NEW Nationwide Talk and Text Plan!
We are excited to announce that we are the FIRST to offer the only ad supported FREE cellular service in the U.S. Now you can enjoy talking and texting family and friends for free - forever! It’s real phone service without the pesky phone bill.
How does it work?
All you need to do is check that your current device (could be a hand-me-down or a newer model) is compatible with our service. Check out our compatibility tool here! Note: This service is currently only available in the U.S. Sorry, Canadians!
My device is compatible, now what?
Congratulations! You can either use your own SIM card if it’s compatible or you can buy one of our Activation Kits for $9.99. This is a ONE time fee only and includes a SIM card that you’ll need to connect to our Nationwide Sprint® Network*. To buy one visit
Once you have your Activation Kit you can insert your SIM card and open TextNow and follow the instructions on the Activation Kit. If you have any hiccups you can visit any one of our Help! articles. Often times things as simple as making sure your Mobile Data is on can be the cause and it’s easy to fix!
How do I remove the ads?
Great question! You can remove ads and unlock awesome features like Caller ID and locking in your number by clicked Remove Ads in the app menu. This option is called Ad Free+ and is available for $9.99 a month.
Ok, great, but what if I want data?
We get you! You want to be able to go on Facebook and check your local weather app. Well to do that you can open the app menu and click Add Data. You can choose from our 2GB or Unlimited Data Add-Ons.
*Although TextNow provides its subscribers access to the Nationwide Sprint® Network and to its wireless services, TextNow is responsible to its subscribers for the service. Please call TextNow with any questions or comments about services. Sprint is a registered trademark of Sprint.*