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trouble getting international iphone 5s to work in united states, trouble getting international iphone 5s to work in united states
pat384
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I bought an iphone 5s from vodafone in the UK because my verizon iphone was stolen, and i just put the verizon wireless sim card in and it's not working.  does anyone know what I need to do in the Mobile settings to set up the phone for use in the US?

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Re: trouble getting international iphone 5s to work in united states, trouble getting international iphone 5s to work in united states
Ann154
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It won't work. The CDMA radios that might be in the UK phone model are deactivated and IMEI number isn't in the Verizon Wireless database of compatible devices.

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

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Re: trouble getting international iphone 5s to work in united states, trouble getting international iphone 5s to work in united states
Ann154
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It won't work. The CDMA radios that might be in the UK phone model are deactivated and IMEI number isn't in the Verizon Wireless database of compatible devices.

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

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