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Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 6:17 AM

Sim card


I currently have an iPhone 8 Plus on the next plan. If I buy an iPhone X that is AT&T unlocked, can I switch the SIM cards? And does that mean I have to pay the rate of the iPhone X or do I keep making payments on my iPhone 8 Plus until it is paid off? Thanks. 

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5 years ago

Hello @Cliley,

Thanks for reaching out! If you do purchase an iPhone X outright, we encourage you to use a different SIM card with it. You can visit one of our stores, and have them set up the device for you. You will be able to acquire a SIM card in-store, and they can help you set the device up. As for the iPhone 8 Plus, you will need to continuing paying the device off. Let us know if you need anything else!

Collin, AT&T Community Specialist

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