If I buy a nexus 5x from the Google store, can I activate it on my Verizon plan?

jamairose7
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I Want to buy the Nexus 5x from the Google play store. If I do that will I be able to activate it on my active Verizon account?

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Re: If I buy a nexus 5x from the Google store, can I activate it on my activate Verizon plan?

locutus1701
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It will work. I recommend that you swap the sim card from your previous device (needs to be a nano sim card) into the 5X (assuming you are already a verizon customer). It should start working immediately.

If your previous device had a micro sim card you will need to transfer your information to a nano sim.

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Snn5
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Yes.

Re: If I buy a nexus 5x from the Google store, can I activate it on my activate Verizon plan?

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Jamairose7, having a new phone is very exciting and there are always many deals out there. As the Nexus 5 was not a device sold or manufacturer for Verizon Wireless, we are unable to guarantee connectivity to our network. If purchasing the Nexus 6 or 7 for Verizon Wireless, you would ensure that you are able to use that new phone, with your current plan.
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Snn5
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The Nexus 5X and 6 and 6P will work on Verizon.  There is no such thing as a Nexus 7 phone.

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Ann154
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Verizon used to sell the Nexus 7 2013 tablet with a Verizon SIM card.

I'm most definitely NOT a VZW employee. If a post answered your question, please mark it as the answer.

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locutus1701
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It will work. I recommend that you swap the sim card from your previous device (needs to be a nano sim card) into the 5X (assuming you are already a verizon customer). It should start working immediately.

If your previous device had a micro sim card you will need to transfer your information to a nano sim.