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How do I upgrade my phone on 3?
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- Use the Three app. Check your minimum term date and browse upgrade offers on our app. Discover the Three app.
- Live Chat with our team. Our advisors can talk through your options and get you upgraded. Lets chat.
- Visit your local store. See the latest devices and upgrade in-store. Find your store.
When can I upgrade my phone on 3?
When you can upgrade Pay Monthly: You can upgrade for free up to 45 days before your plan ends. You can upgrade earlier, but you’ll need to pay an early upgrade fee.
Can you trade in a phone with 3?
We make swapping as simple as possible so you can get up and running with your new, similar or replacement phone sooner. Enter a few simple details about your device, with your name and ID.
Do you pay to upgrade your phone?
Depending on your current phone’s condition, whether you own it outright, what entity you choose to sell it to, and who your carrier is, an upgrade might cost you as little as a couple of hundred dollars, or it could be as much as a thousand.
When I upgrade my phone do I use the same SIM card?
If your phone has a SIM card, it may store your personal information. Remove the SIM card. If you’ll keep the same phone number, you may be able to transfer your SIM card to your new phone. But if you don’t re-use the SIM card, destroy it.
Can you upgrade a SIM only contract to a phone contract?
I’ve got a SIM only, can I upgrade to a phone contract? I’ve got a SIM only, can I upgrade to a phone contract? Yes! You’ll need to pass a credit check like all our Pay Monthly phone contract customers, but you could get a brand new smartphone to use with the same number and same billing date you’ve got today.
When can my phone be upgraded?
Even if you think your phone is working perfectly, it may be time for a new device if it’s been 2 or 3 years since your last switch. Over that amount of time, phones have changed enough that you’ll notice significant differences in things like screen size, display resolution and camera quality.
Does Three do credit check when upgrading?
When you sign up for a Pay Monthly plan, we’ll run a credit check. So we’ll need to ask you some questions. In order to process your application, we’ll supply your personal information to credit reference agencies (CRAs). They’ll give us information about you, such as details about your financial history.
Do you have to give back your old phone when you upgrade?
If you decide to keep your device, then you at least have a back-up plan in the case that something happens to your new phone. If you get rid of it, then you have the option to sell it (most of the time) and you can get credit towards the purchase of your new device.
Is it better to upgrade phone or pay it off?
Just because you’re eligible for a phone upgrade doesn’t mean you actually need to do it. Skipping your phone upgrade can save you serious money, allowing you take advantage of competitive cell phone plan deals once it’s fully paid off.