MMS (Picture/Video/Group) Messages Won't Send on 1.0/2.0 Phones

 No longer supported

The phone(s) described in this article can no longer be activated with Republic. Please see Republic Wireless Phones for information on currently supported phones.


  • MMS messages will not send
  • SMS messages are unaffected



  1. Ensure the Republic Wireless app is up to date
  2. Download and install Google Messages


The default app on these older phones has not received a software update in years and no longer functions for MMS messages due to industry changes.

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