1. Mutami's Avatar
    Hello, so my 8 year old daughter wanted to buy an iPod with her Christmas money. And I really don't want to have to make apple accounts and worry about syncing issues with stuff I want to give her or tunes that I have. So, I was going to buy her a cheap Android phone on Amazon and just not activate it and have her use it as an MP3 Player.

    This should work right? There should be a way to use the phone without activating it, correct? The one I was considering was this one:

    https://www.amazon.com/BLU-R1-HD-Exclusive-Lockscreen/dp/B01F9N5QXI/ref=sr_1_10?s=wireless&ie=UTF8&qid=1482950475&sr=1-10&keywords=android%2Bphone&th=1

    Thanks for any help.
    12-28-2016 01:48 PM
  2. Mutami's Avatar
    Anyone?
    I assume yes, but I have seen phones that will not let you past the activation screen during set up. I just wanted to make sure.
    12-29-2016 02:25 PM
  3. jeffhaskins's Avatar
    I have many devices that are essentially just mp3 players. Most of mine are older. (kitkat and earlier) Most prepaid android phones are gonna be functional even if not activated.
    Mutami likes this.
    12-29-2016 02:52 PM

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