Verizon phone compatible with Sprint?

Discussion in 'Sprint' started by lordofthereef, Nov 13, 2010.

  1. lordofthereef

    lordofthereef Well-Known Member
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    Can I run an unlocked VZW phone on Sprint or am I just dreaming. I like the moto droid line and was wanting something like that but need to go with Sprint due to work discounts.
     

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  2. jen8112

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  3. lordofthereef

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    Just so I can actually understand, do they run different CDMA bands? I couldn't really find info on this :(
     
  4. jen8112

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    No they run the same but Sprint will not activate a non-Sprint phone.
     
  5. lordofthereef

    lordofthereef Well-Known Member
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    Hmmm... this is pretty lame. Thanks for the info.
     
  6. nextohel

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    He's right. If the ESN is NOT in Sprint's database, they will not activate it.
     

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