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TracFone BYOP program allows activating old Verizon phones

Posted by 16 December, 2013 (1) Comment

TracFone BYOP program allows activating old Verizon phonesLast month, TracFone has added a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) option to its prepaid offering. TracFone BYOP program is limited to activating old Verizon phones on the Pay As You Go option. Read more

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MetroPCS GSM BYOP program now in all MetroPCS stores

Posted by 27 July, 2013 (3) Comment

MetroPCS GSM BYOP program now in all MetroPCS storesA priority of migrating MetroPCS CDMA customers to T-Mobile’s GSM network after the merger of these two companies is progressing even further. Besides adding new GSM phones to MetroPCS lineup, the new company has also launched MetroPCS’s GSM-based Bring Your Own Phone program. Initially, the program was available in select markets only. However, it appears that now MetroPCS GSM BYOP SIMs are available in MetroPCS stores in all markets where this carrier provides its prepaid service. Read more

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MetroPCS GSM BYOP program launched in select markets

Posted by 13 June, 2013 (1) Comment

MetroPCS GSM BYOP program launched in select marketsMetroPCS has launched its GSM-based Bring Your Own Phone program, as the leaked document suggested few days ago. MetroPCS GSM BYOP program allows customers to bring their unlocked GSM handset, including iPhone, to the MetroPCS store and activate it with MetroPCS service. The program is currently live in Boston, Dallas, Hartford, and Las Vegas. The service will expand at some point but the carrier didn’t say when. Read more

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MetroPCS GSM phones and BYOP program coming on June 12

Posted by 4 June, 2013 (2) Comment

MetroPCS GSM phones and BYOP program coming on June 12It seems as MetroPCS GSM phones and BYOP program will soon become available, according to a leaked documents obtained and published by PhoneArena. According to the images, MetroPCS will soon start selling two GSM phones, the Samsung Galaxy Exhibit and the LG Optimus L9 while Bring Your Own Phone program will be starting on June 12. Read more

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Updated – Straight Talk, Net10 and Telcel America BYOP CDMA sites live again

Posted by 13 May, 2013 (2) Comment

Straight Talk, Net10 BYOP CDMA sites live againStraight Talk and Net10 seem to allow activation of Verizon handsets with their prepaid service online again. The BYOP CDMA websites of both TracFone’s brands are working again offering GSM and CDMA option. Read more

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Straight Talk and Net10 BYOP CDMA Activation Kit available at Walmart

Posted by 12 May, 2013 (4) Comment

Straight Talk and Net10 BYOP CDMA Activation Kit available at Walmart The possibility of activating most of Verizon phones on Straight Talk and Net10’s service is up again regardless of BYOP CDMA program being cancelled only one week after it launched in April. All three TracFone brands, including Telcel America, have launched BYOP CDMA program and cancelled it within a week. Now both Straight Talk and Net10 are allowing it again but with some new restrictions applying. Read more

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Updated: CDMA BYOP option no longer available on Straight Talk, NET10 and Telcel America

Posted by 16 April, 2013 (2) Comment

CDMA BYOP option no longer available on Straight Talk, NET10 and Telcel America As of yesterday, Straight Talk, NET10 and Telcel America CDMA BYOP options are no longer available.  The CDMA BYOP sites from all three TracFone’s brands are discontinued without any explanation and now redirecting to their own SIM websites. Read more

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Straight Talk CDMA BYOP site goes live

Posted by 11 April, 2013 (4) Comment

Straight Talk CDMA BYOP site goes liveStraight Talk CDMA BYOP site has been launched finally after being initially announced for March 26 and delayed afterwards. At first, the site was dysfunctional but it’s been sorted out and works properly now. Read more

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NET10 and Telcel America launched CDMA BYOP sites

Posted by 4 April, 2013 (2) Comment

NET10 and Telcel America launched CDMA BYOP sites Last week, Straight Talk and NET10 representatives have announced launching Bring Your Own Verizon Phone program (CDMA BYOP) for both TracFone’s brands. While Straight Talk’s CDMA BYOP site is still offline, NET10 and Telcel America have launched theirs. Read more

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Straight Talk BYOP CDMA program delayed, NET10 to support it too

Posted by 27 March, 2013 (6) Comment

Straight Talk BYOP CDMA program delayed, NET10 to support it tooOther Straight Talk representatives have additionally confirmed the launch of Straight Talk BYOP CDMA program that would allow activating Verizon phones on its service. The launch was expected to happen yesterday, on March 26, but is delayed until “latter this week”, according to Straight Talk reps. Read more

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