My son purchased a used iPhone online and of course, the seller said it would work on Straight Talk with a new SIMS card. Well, unfortunately it did not work and now the seller has me blocked!! When I looked up the IMEI # it showed that it was originally NCIC "passed" but Verizon showed "invalidESN". What does that mean and can this phone be made usable or did he just waste $100??
BASHOREDA2000, I would be concerned in this situation as well. It is always best to check the device ID before making a phone purchase. What carrier does the phone say it is from? A device also has to be active on a postpaid account for at least 30 days before switching it to prepaid if it's not a prepaid device.
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