How To Switch My Metro Phone To Another Phone. Find a payment center where you can pay in person: Fill out the form and send it back via email or fax.
Now you can call metro’s support and switch phones without having to pay a fee. Provide your phone number, account pin, and last 4 digits of your social security number. Click on “activate one phone,” or if you have more than one phone, then click “activate multiple phones.” this will all depend on the number of phones you want to change to metropcs’ service.
Table of Contents
After The Recording Says How Can I Help You Today Say Change Phones.
How to change for free: Up next, we’ll run through how. Find a payment center where you can pay in person:
Once Your Data And Settings Have Been Transferred From One Phone To The Other, And The Sim Cards Have Been Switched Out, Then You’ll Go To The Metropcs Website And Click On Change/Upgrade Phone.
After it asks you if locked to another carrier say no. Metropcs customers can change their phone to a newer model, switch to a temporary phone while waiting for repairs or replacement, or can simply swap their phone with a friend who is also on the metropcs network. If you buy a new phone from metropcs all you have to do is take out the sim card from your current phone and put it in the new phone.
If You’re New To Metropcs And You Have A Sim Card And Phone, Then Go And Visit The Metropcs Website.
If there's a battery cover, remove the cover and locate the sim slot. If the new phone also has a sim tray, open it now. But for whatever reason, i can't do that with the nexus 5.
Fill Out The Form And Send It Back Via Email Or Fax.
If you got the new phone from somewhere else the phone must be unlocked and be compatible with the metropcs gsm network. Call metro from a different phone and give them your account pin and your new phones imei $ and they will switch the sim to the new one. Dial *228 on the stlyo 2.
Took About 2 Minutes And.
Locate the esn/meid number underneath the battery on the new metropcs phone. So i just got a new nexus 5, and i was able to easily swap phones on metro pcs by myself, just switching the micro sim card to another compatible cdma/gsm phone, dialing *228, and have the operator do it free of charge (they scam you 10 to 15 bucks at the stores). The online activation tool does not have the capability to assist existing customers.