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By scoot0073, Senior Member on 21st February 2014, 08:36 PM
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Can this phone be used on Straight Talk via Sim card?

If so will it be carrier unlocked like my GP Nexus 5 or will I need to have it unlocked?

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21st February 2014, 08:41 PM |#2  
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Can this phone be used on Straight Talk via Sim card?

If so will it be carrier unlocked like my GP Nexus 5 or will I need to have it unlocked?

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all nexus 5 are unlocked, no matter what sprint employees tell you. and with a sim card, they will also work on tmobiles and atts network,. so yea, pop in the right sim and itll work on straight talk.
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21st February 2014, 11:02 PM |#4  
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I dont think that will work. i put a tmobile sim and nothing happened. no calls could be made or received.
22nd February 2014, 12:19 AM |#5  
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I dont think that will work. i put a tmobile sim and nothing happened. no calls could be made or received.

When I put my sprint sim in nothing happened either... than I went online and activated it and all functions worked

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22nd February 2014, 10:54 AM |#6  
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I received my Nexus 5 before leaving to work and on my lunch brake I took my full size AT&T Sim card out of my S2 and trimmed it to fit,popped it in and works great.I did need to activate the IMEI the next day and have had strong LTE

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