How to Bring Your Own Phone to Republic Wireless (BYOP)


Bring a phone not purchased from Republic Wireless to use on our service


Republic Wireless 5.0 Bring Your Own Phone (BYOP)


  1. Use our Coverage Checker to make sure we have BYOP coverage in your area on our new Republic 5.0 Plans
  2. Ensure that your phone is supported as a Republic 5.0 Phone
  3. Purchase a Republic Wireless plan from our online store
    • If activating a replacement BYOP for your current Republic Wireless phone, feel free to reach out to us to see if your current SIM card will work.
  4. Once your SIM has arrived, follow our activation instructions

Additional Notes

  • Our Republic 5.0 Plans use a different network than 4.0 and older plans.  Phones that currently work on older plans might now work on the new 5.0 plans.