Devices FAQs

How do I activate my device?

You can activate your device online through My Verizon..

  1. Go to the My Verizon Home page.

  2. Click Activate or Switch Device under the “I Want To…” section.

  3. Select which mobile number you want assigned to the new device, and click Next.


    Note: Make sure to back up your contacts before activating a new device.

  4. Enter your new device’s identification number in the New Device ID field.

  5. Click Submit.

  • How do I activate my device?

    You can activate your device online through My Verizon..

    1. Go to the My Verizon Home page.

    2. Click Activate or Switch Device under the “I Want To…” section.

    3. Select which mobile number you want assigned to the new device, and click Next.


      Note: Make sure to back up your contacts before activating a new device.

    4. Enter your new device’s identification number in the New Device ID field.

    5. Click Submit.