Re: prepaid sim card
paige111902 , you can definitely use your Sim card in any compatible Verizon Wireless Device.
However, please keep in mind that if the device is a non-prepaid phone, it must have been activated on our postpaid network for at least 6 months.
Can I put my SIM card in a prepaid phone?
Place SIM Card into PrePaid Phone
As long as the prepaid cell phone is of the same wireless provider as the SIM card, and as long as the phone has a SIM port, you will be able to use the SIM card on the phone. Open the clip on the back of the phone and remove the battery.
How do you activate a Verizon prepaid SIM card?
You’ll need your SIM card, your receipt, and of course, your phone handy.
- Dial (877) 807-4646 from any phone.
- Follow the prompts to activate your wireless service.
- Insert the SIM card into your new device.
- Insert the battery.
- Insert the cover on the back of your device.
- Charge your device.
Can I use a prepaid SIM card on a locked phone?
Locked phone usually means that it could be used only with one carrier/network it locked to. So you have to use SIM card from that carrier. So you can use AT&T phones with those companies. And SIM cards from them will work.
Can I buy any phone and put my SIM card in it?
Your SIM card allows your phone to connect to GSM networks. When you insert your SIM card into a different unlocked phone, you’ll be able to use your service on it. When switching between phones, you’ll need to make sure that the new phone will accept the SIM card from your carrier.
Are prepaid Verizon phones unlocked?
Currently, most Verizon 4G LTE phones come unlocked when you buy them, however this may be changing as Verizon is planning to lock their phones to prevent theft. Also, you will need to unlock your phone if you have a prepaid phone-in-the-box device (eligible for unlocking after 12 months).