How do I switch my metro phone to another metro phone online?
If you’re a new MetroPCS customer and have your phone and SIM card, visit the MetroPCS website and click “Activate One Phone” or “Activate Multiple Phones,” depending on how many phones you have. Follow the instructions online, paying for service with a credit or debit card if necessary, to activate your phone.
How do I switch my metro phone to another phone?
With them, if you want to move your phone number and service over to a new device, you must first put a MetroPCS SIM card in the new phone. Next, you’ll need to go through their activation process. You can either do this through a MetroPCS store, or you can do it online, whichever is more convenient for you.
Can I just switch SIM cards between MetroPCS phones?
Swapping the line assigned to a SIM card between devices is a legitimate service that allows customers to upgrade or replace a lost or stolen device. SIM swap fraud happens when a customer’s phone number is assigned to a new SIM card and mobile device without their knowledge or consent.
How do you swap phones?
Can I take the SIM card out of my phone and put it in another?
You can often switch your SIM card to a different phone, provided the phone is unlocked (meaning, it is not tied to a particular carrier or device) and the new phone will accept the SIM card. All you need to do is remove the SIM from the phone it is in currently, then place it into the new unlocked phone.
How do I switch phones on MetroPCS manually?
How do I activate an unlocked phone with MetroPCS?
Visit a store or call 1-888-8-METRO8 to activate your device.
Can I put my Straight Talk SIM card in a MetroPCS phone?
Straight Talk sells SIM cards and uses a mix of other cellular providers’ networks for its wireless service. As such, there’s nothing preventing a phone that works on the GSM-based T-Mobile network (which MetroPCS uses) from connecting to Straight Talk. The phone will need to be unlocked, however.