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    Default SIM card swapping question!:)

    I currently have a Droid Bionic. (Verizon)
    I was wondering if i could just simply pull out the SIM card out of the Bionic and put in into
    other Smartphones.
    I've heard that it works with Rezound and TB what else? (Such as Galaxy Nexus)
    If i buy a used device will it work if i put my SIM card into it?( Does it need to be ESN clean or Unlocked?)

    Thank you!
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    Default Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    I believe the sim card contains your info and phone number along with some other stuff. You can pop it out and stick it in another phone. It won't fit in a RAZR because the one in the bionic is larger. When they replaced my bionic with the razr they had to send a new sim card if they were the same size I could have used the sim card that was in my bionic.

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    Default Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    So...i can put my SIM card into any smartphones ? not only LTE ones?
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    Default Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    Quote Originally Posted by leeb0324 View Post
    So...i can put my SIM card into any smartphones ? not only LTE ones?
    Your Verizon SIM will only work on Verizon devices.
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    Default Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    I've also heard if you put the sim in a 3g phone it will work but if you then put it back into a 4g it wont work in 4g anymore or something like that? It was something I read somewhere on the net so its gotta be true lol.
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    Default Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    Quote Originally Posted by rickj832 View Post
    I've also heard if you put the sim in a 3g phone it will work but if you then put it back into a 4g it wont work in 4g anymore or something like that? It was something I read somewhere on the net so its gotta be true lol.
    In a 3G CDMA Verizon phone? They don't use SIMs.
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    Default Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    How about Galaxy Nexus?
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    Your Verizon SIM will only work on Verizon devices.
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    Default Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    Quote Originally Posted by Ry View Post
    In a 3G CDMA Verizon phone? They don't use SIMs.
    Like I said it was something I had read, dont know much about it was just trying to help out. Thought my old blackberry had a sim card though.
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    Default Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    Quote Originally Posted by rickj832 View Post
    Like I said it was something I had read, dont know much about it was just trying to help out. Thought my old blackberry had a sim card though.
    SIM cardson Verizon phones came on world phones for GSM roaming.
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    Question Re: SIM card swapping question!:)

    i had a droid razr and it broke i had no insurance so i down-graded and got a used R2D2 droid 2 off the internet {which doesn't use a sim card},,, i saved up some cash and wanna get a galaxy note 2 and wanna know if i can put my micro sim card from the razr in the note will it work? all phones and sim card are verizon i will probably have to unregister the droid 2 at a verizon store

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