Make the Switch: Android to Android

Moving from an older version of Android to our KitKat or Lollipop phones? Here's a to-do list to get your new phone up and running with your files and settings. 


Transfer your files

You can transfer music, photos, and other files to your new Republic phone.


Sync your Google account

Sync contacts and personal info from your Google account to your Republic phone.


Customize your home screen

Add widgets, change your wallpaper, and more to personalize your new phone.


Find out which apps are preinstalled

Different versions of Android may include different preinstalled apps.

Check out Republic Which Apps Come Preinstalled? for more info. 

For a complete list of preinstalled apps, visit:


Learn more about the Republic Wireless app

The Republic Wireless app allows you to manage your service right from your phone.

Check out Republic Wireless App  for more info.

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