How to Activate a Phone Replaced with the Exact Same Model by Manufacturer on the CDMA Network


  • Activate replacement phone on the CDMA cell network using current SIM card



  1. Check to make sure your current SIM card is a CDMA SIM card
  2. Activate the replacement phone with the GSM SIM card sent by Republic Wireless
    • Note: If Republic Help has not sent you a GSM SIM card, please request one in your open Help ticket or purchase one from our website
  3. Activate the phone with your previous CDMA SIM card

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