How To Activate a Flip Phone AT&T

How To Activate a Flip Phone AT&T

What is Flip Phone AT&T?

A hinged cellphone that is more compact when closed. The cover “flips open” to reveal the screen, keypad, speaker and microphone. Also called a “clamshell phone,” the flip phone is a basic cellphone without Internet access.

How To Activate a Flip Phone AT&T

Go to, then under AT&T PREPAID select Activate your device and follow the prompts.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I activate an old AT&T phone?

Reactivate wireless service

  1. Go to your myAT&T account overview. Sign in, if asked.
  2. Scroll to My devices and select the device you want to unsuspend.
  3. Select Manage device & features and then See device options, if prompted.
  4. Choose Reactivate.
  5. Follow the prompts to reactivate the service on your device.

How do you turn on an AT&T phone?

TURN ON DEVICE: Press and hold the Power/Lock button until the screen lights up. If you are unable to turn your device on, plug the device into a power source for 15 minutes and then try again.

Do AT&T flip phones have SIM cards?

The SIM card slot is on the bottom left of the phone. Insert the micro SIM card by making sure the gold contacts are facing down and the cut-off corner is at the bottom right. Insert the Battery with the gold contacts touching at the top left.

Can I activate my ATT phone myself?

You’ll need to visit our AT&T activation portal online in order to activate your device with us. You have options to choose whether you need to activate a device or SIM card.

Does AT&T charge to activate a phone?

Please know that the activation fee of $30 is applied when activating a new line of service or upgrading your device. The fee can be waived if you have an eligible employee discount through your employer that includes the waiver.

How long do I have to turn in my AT&T phone?

Need to return or exchange your new device? If you bought your device online (, over the phone with AT&T, or at an AT&T branded store, you have 14 days to start your return or exchange.

What is the ATT button?

The Attenuate or ATT is a setting available on select home theater systems that can be enabled to prevent distortion issue on the component or device connected to the AUDIO IN (L/R) jacks. When this setting is enabled, it will reduce the input level on the unit.

How do I reset my AT&T cell phone?

With the phone off, press and hold Volume up + Power key. Release the Power key when your phone starts up, and release the Volume up when the Android logo is displayed.

Where is AT&T flip phone settings?

From the home screen, press the OK key to access the Apps tray. Press the navigational buttons to highlight the Settings app, then press the OK key to select.

Do flip phones still work with ATT?

Yes, you can get a flip phone from AT&T. AT&T offers a variety of flip phones from different manufacturers.