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    To those who know SIM cards... does the note 3 and HTC m8 have the same SIM card... i just want to switch the cards out and be good to go.

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    Default Re: HTC M8 and NOTE 3

    Quote Originally Posted by Ragan Evans View Post
    To those who know SIM cards... does the note 3 and HTC m8 have the same SIM card... i just want to switch the cards out and be good to go.

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    I am pretty sure they are different sizes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ragan Evans View Post
    To those who know SIM cards... does the note 3 and HTC m8 have the same SIM card... i just want to switch the cards out and be good to go.

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    Different sizes. Note 3 uses a micro and the M8 uses a nano sim

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    this is true, i swap between a G2 and HTC One M8...i just use VZW.com and reactivate the other SIM when i want to swap
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    So much for the theory it would be easy to switch phones, just put SIM card in and go, why did Verizon allow different sizes on SIM cards?

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    I've heard about being able to this, can you explain to us how to do this.. through the mobile app or actual website.

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    Quote Originally Posted by trucksmoveamerica#AC View Post
    So much for the theory it would be easy to switch phones, just put SIM card in and go, why did Verizon allow different sizes on SIM cards?

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    Probably for the same kind of reason that you can't use the same charger in different phones and on and on and on. It is nothing more than a ploy to get more of your money! But at least they're starting to get more uniform with the chargers.

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    Default Re: HTC M8 and NOTE 3

    Quote Originally Posted by trucksmoveamerica#AC View Post
    So much for the theory it would be easy to switch phones, just put SIM card in and go, why did Verizon allow different sizes on SIM cards?

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    Manufacturers chose the sim card size. Verizon has some say but very marginal with Apple. So they had to have a nano sim for Apple anyway so other phones using it isn't really an issue for verizon

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    Quote Originally Posted by ShaggyKids View Post
    Probably for the same kind of reason that you can't use the same charger in different phones and on and on and on. It is nothing more than a ploy to get more of your money! But at least they're starting to get more uniform with the chargers.

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    go VZW.com and log in, on the left hand side it will say "Activate or Switch Device"...it will ask for the MEID and the SIM serial...both found under the Settings menu. Takes less than 5 minutes

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    I've heard about being able to this, can you explain to us how to do this.. through the mobile app or actual website.

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    It isn't required though, a simple sim switch should work, provided that they use the same size. You can also cut or use adapter if desired

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