Can I use a T-Mobile phone with Metro?

Can I use a T-Mobile phone with Metro? 

once its cleared to be unlocked yes you can take it over to Metro..but it must be unlocked from TMO first.

How do I activate a T-Mobile phone on MetroPCS? 

Be sure you’re connected to Wi-Fi on your phone and head to Metro by T-Mobile’s Self-Service Center. If you do not have Wi-Fi access, you can call Customer CARE at 1-888-8metro8 to activate. You may also activate using a computer with an internet connection—be sure to have your device nearby.

Can I switch from T-Mobile to Metro? 

To switch to Metro by T-Mobile and BYOP, you’ll first need to unlock your phone and make sure it’s compatible with a Metro SIM card (can be done online). Then, all you need to do is pick a Metro plan and visit a Metro store in person.

What phones work with Metro? 

AT&T phones have GSM bands so any android, iPhone or Windows phone that has been network unlocked from AT&T should work on Metro PCS.

Can I use a T-Mobile phone with Metro? – Related Questions

Can I switch from tmobile to MetroPCS and keep my number?

Yes, it is possible to keep the number you already have from another wireless or landline carrier.

Are metro iPhones unlocked?

If you have an Apple device, once it becomes eligible, Metro by T-Mobile will automatically authorize, and initiate unlock for your device remotely.

What is T-Mobile unlock eligibility?

Unlock eligibility for mobile devices on Postpaid plans

The device must have been active on the T‑Mobile network for at least 40 days on the requesting line. If the device was financed or leased through T‑Mobile then all payments must be satisfied and the device must be paid in full.

How long do I have to wait to unlock a MetroPCS phone?

180 days
Make sure you’ve had (and used) your phone for at least 180 days. Contact Metro by T-Mobile Customer Service or visit a Metro Store and request an unlock code for the phone. Be sure to have a few things on hand: The phone number of the handset you are unlocking.

Can I put my MetroPCS SIM card in an iPhone?

Do T-Mobile locked phones work with MetroPCS?

If the phone is locked it won’t work for Metro. The phone has to be unlocked.

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.

Can I put a 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.

Can I switch my tmobile phone to straight talk?

With Straight Talk’s Keep Your Own Phone program, you can get Straight Talk service on your current phone, as long as it is compatible with our KYOP program. Compatible phones include AT&T Compatible phones, T-Mobile Compatible phones, Sprint Compatible Phones, as well as most GSM and CDMA Unlocked phones.

How do I switch from straight talk to Tmobile?

Give us a call: It’s that simple! Give us a call at 1-800-937-8997, and let us know that you’re ready to make the switch! For prepaid, call 1-877-778-2106.

Can I pick my own phone number with T-Mobile?

Once customers get an extra set of DIGITS from T-Mobile, they can just open up the dialer and pick the number they want to use.

How do I switch from Straight Talk to MetroPCS?

Bring your phone to Metro.
  1. Make sure your phone is unlocked & compatible. Give your current carrier a call to make sure your phone is unlocked and ready to use.
  2. Get a Metro SIM card. Once your phone is unlocked, and you’ve verified that it’s compatible, purchase.
  3. Make the switch to Metro.

How much is a phone bill T-Mobile?

T-Mobile unlimited plan: How it compares on price
Monthly price comparison 1 line 2 lines
T-Mobile $65 $100
AT&T $75 $140
Verizon $80 $140
U.S. Cellular $70 $135

How do I hide my text messages on my T-Mobile bill?

Generally, it is not possible to hide numbers on your phone bill for previously-placed calls and SMS text messages. Switching to a secure, encrypted messaging and calling app is the best way to keep future communication private.

Is T-Mobile expensive?

At $60 per month for a single line, T-Mobile’s Essentials is the least expensive of the major carriers. Assuming T-Mobile coverage in your area is sufficient, it offers the best value for someone who just wants to stay connected and not worry about data overages.

How much is Metro PCS a month?

MetroPCS Cell Phone Plans Review
MetroPCS Cell Phone Plans Review: Costs and Benefits
MetroPCS Cell Phone Plan Price
2G 4G LTE Data $30 per month, taxes and fees included
5GB 4G LTE Data $40 per month, taxes and fees included
Unlimited 4G LTE Data $50 per month, taxes and fees included

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Is tmobile and Tmobile MetroPCS the same?

Is Metro now owned by T-Mobile? Actually, T-Mobile has been the parent company of Metro since 2013. So, our customers have been enjoying the T-Mobile network since then.