This guide is for new Verizon Wireless customers who purchased a Sony Xperia Z3v. If you're an existing Verizon Wireless customer, refer to the Activating Your Sony Xperia Z3v 4 - Existing Customers guide.
Note: Removing the SIM card from your new phone could delay the activation and setup.
Step 1: Activate Your New Phone
- Insert the battery and attach the battery cover. If you're not sure how to do this, refer to your phone's User Guide.
- Turn on the phone by pressing the Power button on the top right of the phone. Refer to the Sony Xperia Z3v - Turning the Phone On and Off interactive simulation for step-by-step visual instructions on how to do this.
- Follow the onscreen steps to complete activation and set up of your phone.
Step 2: Transfer Contacts and Content from Your Original Phone
Refer to our Content Transfer page to learn how to transfer your contacts and content to your new phone using Verizon Cloud.
Visit our Sony Xperia Z3v interactive simulator for step-by-step visual instructions to learn how to use features on your new phone.
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