How to Activate a Replacement Phone


  • Activate a phone to keep an existing phone number



  1. Connect to WiFi
  2. Open the Republic Wireless app
  3. Tap Get Activated Now
  4. Enter your existing Republic Wireless account credentials
    • Note: On 1.0 and 2.0 phones, first tap I Have an Existing Account
  5. Choose to move the desired number to the new phone
  6. Continue to follow on-screen prompts for activation and power the phone off when prompted
    • Note: The prompts may include entering billing address and credit card information

Additional Notes

  • Failure to sign-in to an existing Republic Wireless account will result in a new account being created and no option to move an existing number to the phone
  • Activating the phone will cause the previous phone to be deactivated automatically

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