Can I bring my own phone to Red Pocket Mobile?

Can I bring my own phone to Red Pocket Mobile?

Red Pocket Mobile offers service on your choice of any major US network, which means that nearly any phone in the US can be used with our services!

What phones will work with Red Pocket?

Yes! Switch your Red Pocket SIM card seamlessly among any unlocked 3G, 4G or 4G LTE GSM device of your choice.

Does Red Pocket work with Iphone?

Yes! iMessage and FaceTime are features specific to iOS devices. You can send iMessages from iOS devices and receive iMessages to iOS devices, only. iMessage and FaceTime will work with any Red Pocket network while the device has a data connection, either using your plan’s mobile data or a WiFi connection.

Does Red Pocket work with Verizon phones?

Red Pocket Mobile offers broader phone compatibility because it taps both GSM and CDMA networks (the latter would be Verizon, Sprint and their MVNO partners). That means you can bring just about any unlocked phone to the service, including those from Sprint, Boost, Virgin Mobile, and Verizon.

Can I use a locked ATT phone on Red Pocket?

Red pocket is an mvno of AT, which means you will not get a pop-up box to unlock your phone. Locked AT phones will work on red pocket and any other AT mvno.

What is the difference between CDMA and GSM phones?

GSM vs CDMA: Main differences GSM handsets came with a SIM card slot, while CDMA phones did not. In other words, CDMA is a handset-based standard, with a phone number linked to a particular device.

Does Red Pocket has 5G?

5G is here! Red Pocket Mobile is proud to support 5G speeds on the super-fast GSMT network and the widely available GSMA network. CDMA coming soon! On the GSMT network, we support some of the most popular 5G Android phones.

Does Red Pocket support eSIM?

Red Pocket Mobile is happy to offer an eSIM option for our monthly and annual calling plans. Select a plan from our website,, or with your iPhone purchase, and choose “eSIM” as the delivery option. eSIM is available on the GSMA network.

Why is my SIM card not compatible with my phone?

An iPhone usually says a SIM is not supported because your iPhone is locked to your carrier. This means you can’t insert a SIM card from a different carrier if you switch. To check if your iPhone is locked, open Settings and tap General -> About -> Carrier Lock. An unlocked iPhone will say No SIM Restrictions.

Does Red Pocket have 5G?

Can you hotspot with Red Pocket?

Yes! Tethering and Hotspot services are available with Red Pocket plans.

Is Red Pocket a Chinese company?

Red Pocket Mobile is proud to be an American-owned company helping people save money, every day.

Which carrier has eSIM?

According to Apple, there are already many carriers that support eSIM around the world, more than 100 carriers in over 50 countries. In the United States, there are only five: AT, T-Mobile USA, Truphone, Ubigi, and Verizon Wireless.

Which MVNO has eSIM?

2 prepaid brands offer eSIM in a sign MVNOs are ready to tap the technology. H2O Wireless and Pure Talk — both of which are mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) brands owned by Telrite Holdings — will begin offering eSIM in the first quarter of 2021. Both MVNOs operate on AT’s network.