How To Activate a New Phone on Verizon Wireless

How To Activate a New Phone on Verizon Wireless

What is Verizon Wireless?

Verizon is an American wireless network operator that previously operated as a separate division of Verizon Communications under the name Verizon Wireless.

How To Activate a New Phone on Verizon Wireless

It’s easy to activate, change or replace your device on an existing line with My Verizon. Go to and sign in to your My Verizon account. From your account overview, select Manage all devices. To continue changing a device on an existing line, select Activate your own device.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is iPhone on Verizon?

Buy a New Apple iPhone and go Ultra on Verizon’s 5G network

Apple’s latest iPhone lineup offering 5G compatibility offers the ability to pair the latest iPhone features with our ultra-fast 5G network*.

Can I start a Verizon account online?

Register for My Verizon for your mobile account from your computer or mobile device: Register on the website – Visit the My Verizon registration page and follow instructions on our Register for My Verizon – Website page.

What is Verizon Wireless used for?

Verizon Wireless offers mobile phone, home telephone, and Internet services through a variety of devices.

How do I connect my phone to Verizon Wireless?

To properly activate the new device on the network, ensure both phones are powered down. If necessary, insert the SIM card into the new phone. Turn the new phone on then follow the on-screen Setup Wizard instructions to activate and set up your new phone. Refer to Activate your device for additional info.

Can I buy a phone and use it on Verizon?

Eligibility to BYOD to Verizon

You can bring smartphones, tablets, and smartwatches that you bought from Verizon, a third-party seller (e.g., Best Buy, Amazon, etc.), another phone carrier (e.g., AT&T, T-Mobile, etc.) or even a manufacturer. You can bring Apple®, Google, Samsung and other Android™ devices to Verizon.

Can I bring my phone number to Verizon?

Keep your current number when you switch to Verizon. Check if you’re eligible to transfer your number, or check your transfer status. You must be an authorized account holder to make the switch.

Are Verizon iphones unlocked?

Devices that you purchase from our retail partners are locked for 60 days after activation. After 60 days, we will automatically remove the lock. Following the 60 day lock period, we do not lock our phones at any time.

What is My Verizon account number?

**If you do not have any other Verizon services, or your Verizon Online Internet services are billed seperately from other services, please look in the top right-hand corner of your bill for your account number.

How do I get a Verizon account?

Create Profile / Register for My Verizon – Website

  1. Navigate to the My Verizon Registration page.
  2. Select.
  3. From the ‘Create your profile’ page, enter the following info: …
  4. Review the ‘Terms and Conditions’ and ‘Privacy Policy’ then select (check)
  5. Select.
  6. Verify your email.

What is a Verizon passcode?

Your account PIN is a 4-digit number used to verify your identity. Click or tap above to change your account PIN in My Verizon.