Getting a new phone is always exciting.
And I know you want to be up and running with all your pictures, videos and contacts from your old phone already on your new one.
That's where Smart Setup comes in. It makes it simple to setup your new phone from the comfort of...wherever.
It guides you through everything and even offers chat and phone support if you need some help along the way.
You can activate your new phone, backup and transfer content, and even trade-in your old phone whenever and wherever it is most convenient for you.
To get started, make sure you have...
Your old and new phones. A solid Wi-Fi connection. Your Verizon account PIN. And your Apple or Google account info.
Smart Setup will walk you through every step. I'll show you what to expect.
First, you just select the type of your old and new phone to customize your experience.
After that, you'll decide how you want to get your content from your old phone to your new one.
There are a few backup and transfer options to choose from based on which phones you have.
If you're not sure which one you want, there's info to help you choose.
The next step is to set up your new phone.
Select your phone, and the step-by-step guides will walk you through the activation and setup process.
You'll also get prompts as you follow along on your new phone.
How fast the whole process goes depends on a few different things, including your WiFi connection speed and how much data is being transferred to your new phone.
Once your new phone is up and running, Smart Setup can even help you trade in your old phone for an account credit or a Verizon gift card.
Everything you need is at vzw.com/smartsetup.
Now you can set up your new phone whenever and wherever works for you!