Question: What Phones Are Compatible With SafeLink SIM Card?

TracFone Wireless, Inc.SAFELINK WIRELESS® is a program provided by TracFone Wireless, Inc.

serving eligible households.

To participate in the SAFELINK WIRELESS® service, certain eligibility requirements must be met, which are set by each State where the service is provided..

You cannot do that because a SIM card becomes locked to a Tracfone phone (sister company of Safelink Wireless, where they get the phones) the moment the phone they sent you is powered up. After than, it becomes “unusable” in any other phone or with any other provider.

Insert SIM CardMake sure your phone is turned OFF. … To release the SIM card tray, insert the ejection tool into the hole on the slot. … Arrange the SIM card so that the gold contact on the card faces down on the tray. … Slide the tray into the slot until it stops.Congratulations, you’ve finished this tutorial.

* SafeLink uses the network of Tracfone operating as an MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator). SafeLink Wireless provides mobile phone service to those customers who qualify for the LifeLine subsidy, a government-supported telephone program.

TracFone will begin launching handsets that are capable of being unlocked. Beginning May 1, 2016, SafeLink subscribers with handsets that cannot be unlocked may be eligible for a replacement phone.

Can I just switch SIM cards between phones?

You can often switch your SIM card to a different phone, provided the phone is unlocked (meaning, it is not tied to a particular carrier or device) and the new phone will accept the SIM card. All you need to do is remove the SIM from the phone it is in currently, then place it into the new unlocked phone.

SafeLink has traditional, Micro, and Nano SIM cards. Micro and Nano SIM cards are smaller than traditional SIM cards and are typically found in newer phones and various iPhone models. You have an unlocked phone.

Who is the carrier for Tracfone?

TracFone Wireless, Inc. It operates as a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), holding agreements with the United States’ largest wireless network operators to provide service, including Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile US, Sprint Corporation, and U.S. Cellular.

Safelink $40/month unlimited plan. The email I received said the unlimited data is truly unlimited. I use a lot of data watching videos and wonder if data is throttled after so much data is used.

Upon enrollment in the SafeLink Wireless Program, you may have the option of using your own phone (Bring Your Own Phone or BYOP) or purchasing a SafeLink Wireless handset subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the following paragraph.

Keep Your Own Smartphone SIM Kit – ATT Compatible. Also known as a bring your own phone (BYOP) kit, this activation kit allows you to transfer your SafeLink phone number and benefits to your current compatible or unlocked phone. … Use any compatible GSM LTE phone.

Yes, you can transfer your SafeLink service to another Tracfone you have. Call SafeLink customer service and be prepared to spend sometime on the phone with them.

Top 10 SafeLink compatible phones for 2020J3 Luna pro 5.0 – Samsung galaxy. 103 Reviews. … ZTE ZFive 2 4G. 64 Reviews. … Alcatel IdealXcite. 209 Reviews. … LG Rebel 4G. 225 Reviews. … ZTE Maven 3. 46 Reviews. … LG Phoenix 3. Offer. … Alcatel Cameo X 4G. 50 Reviews. … Samsung Galaxy S4. 1,522 Reviews.More items…

The phones that Safelink provides come from their parent company, Tracfone, one of the three major prepaid cell phone companies in the country. As the owner of a Tracfone mobile phone, you can get additional minutes the same way any Tracfone customer would.

How to Activate My SafeLink Cell PhoneOpen the box that your new SafeLink Wireless phone came in and remove the contents.Unravel the power cord and insert it into your new cell phone, then plug it in. … Locate the activation card that came inside your SafeLink box. … Power on your cell phone and make a test call to confirm that it is properly activated.More items…

You cannot do that because a SIM card becomes locked to a Tracfone phone (sister company of Safelink Wireless, where they get the phones) the moment the phone they sent you is powered up. After than, it becomes “unusable” in any other phone or with any other provider.

How do I know if my phone is compatible with SafeLink?

To check if your phone is compatible with our network, text the word BYOP to 611611 or click here.