1. n0obpr0's Avatar
    I bought a galaxy s3 for my wife two months ago. I am considering on leaving Verizon and going prepaid with straight talk on AT&T. Will the Straight Talk Sim card work in the Verizon Galaxy S3?

    Thanks for your help!
    12-10-2012 04:16 PM
  2. NickLippert's Avatar
    No, it won't. Your phone is for CDMA and AT&T uses GSM. Your phone is set up for the wrong frequencies.
    n0obpr0 likes this.
    12-11-2012 02:23 AM
  3. queberican351's Avatar
    That's incorrect. You can power down the S3, put a AT&T sim card in, boot it up, and you have talk and text. The apnconfig must be modified to get data and MMS. Verizon 4g phones use a sim card because their 4G is technically a GSM frequency. Their 4G phones work natively for international carriers. Some of them work the same for US carriers, though most of them are blocked one way or another. The S3 is not.
    02-11-2013 10:15 PM
  4. NickLippert's Avatar
    Doesn't Verizon use different frequencies than AT&T?
    02-12-2013 02:08 AM
  5. kma1380's Avatar
    How do u change the APNconfig??
    Josh Rowlands likes this.
    11-16-2013 09:23 AM

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