Moving on to iPhone 4 from 3GS question

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by painholic, Nov 24, 2010.

  1. painholic macrumors member

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    Do I need to go to the phone store for activation or can I just cut my 3GS sim and put that into my iphone 4 and that would be it?

    thanks!
     
  2. Stein357 macrumors 6502

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    As long as it has a microSIM you can activate it via iTunes, or you could cut your current SIM card down
     
  3. painholic thread starter macrumors member

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    maybe I wasn't clear but I just want to make sure if I can use my iphone 4 as a phone(make calls, texts) without ever going into the phone store.
     
  4. coochiekuta macrumors 6502

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    the 3gs uses a normal sim and the iphone 4 uses a micro. you will need to transform your current sim into a micro to use it in the iphone 4. wont fit otherwise. google or youtube how.
     
  5. Fant macrumors regular

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    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_2_1 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/533.17.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.0.2 Mobile/8C148 Safari/6533.18.5)

    The iPhone 4 will come with it's own sim. You just need to transfer service from your old phone to your new phone which you should be able to do from iTunes. No need to mess with sims.
     

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