What Phone Comes With Safelink?

TracFone has entered into an agreement with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regarding handset unlocking.

TracFone will begin launching handsets that are capable of being unlocked.

Beginning May 1, 2016, SafeLink subscribers with handsets that cannot be unlocked may be eligible for a replacement phone..

Eligible WellCare members can get a free smartphone, with free text messages, data and minutes each month. The smartphone gives members easy access to: Care support.

How can I find out if my phone is compatible with safelink?

To check if your phone is compatible with our network, text the word BYOP to 611611 here. For instructions on how to request Call Detail Records, text the word CDR to 611611 here. To get help through chat, text the word CHAT to 611611 here. To check for available coverage, text the word COVERAGE to 611611 here.

SAFELINK WIRELESS® is a program provided by TracFone Wireless, Inc. … SAFELINK WIRELESS® service is limited to one person per household. TracFone Wireless is the largest “No-Contract” cellular service provider in the U.S. with over 20 million subscribers.

SafeLink Wireless is a subsidy of TracFone, and the SIM cards (registration cards located under the battery) are able to be switched from one phone to the next (as well as other SafeLink Wireless phones).

Yes, you can transfer your SafeLink service to another Tracfone you have. Call SafeLink customer service and be prepared to spend sometime on the phone with them.

To help, we have partnered with Safelink Wireless to offer the LifeLine program at no cost to you. With Safelink Health Solutions®, you will get: A free smartphone, 3 GB of data and 350 monthly minutes*

You must have a compatible or Unlocked GSM Phone in order to participate in the SafeLink Keep Your Own Smartphone plan. If you have a compatible phone and you qualify for Safelink Service we will mail you a free SIM Kit, so you could use your current phone to receive the Lifeline discount. … You have an unlocked phone.

You cannot do that because a SIM card becomes locked to a Tracfone phone (sister company of Safelink Wireless, where they get the phones) the moment the phone they sent you is powered up. After than, it becomes “unusable” in any other phone or with any other provider.

Can I upgrade my government phone?

Some individuals may need to use a modern phone that has more features or may opt to update the phone they were issued with upon joining the free government phone program. … However, if you upgrade your SafeLink wireless phones, you will automatically be issued with a free smartphone upgrade phone by SafeLink.

Safelink, a government-supported cellphone company for low-income individuals, is a subsidiary of Tracfone, Inc. … A damaged Safelink phone may be replaced under most circumstances. If you damage your Safelink cellphone, it may be replaced.