Do you have to get a new SIM card when you get a new phone?
When you get your new device it will come with a brand new SIM Card.
Your old SIM Card should fit too, but it is recommended that you use the new one..
How do I activate my replacement Virgin SIM card UK?
Your new SIM needs to be activated prior to use. To do this, text SWITCH to 789225 using your existing SIM. You’ll receive a text back with the activation date. Please make sure that you continue to use your existing SIM until then.
Is Virgin Mobile closing down?
Sprint announces Virgin Mobile is shutting down and all current customers will be transferred to Boost Mobile starting in February. This week Sprint announced it will close Virgin Mobile, and beginning in February customers with existing contracts will be transferred to Boost Mobile.
Who is the carrier for Virgin Mobile?
Sprint’sVirgin Mobile is a well-known MVNO brand that runs on Sprint’s network and is a subsidiary of the company. As such, the coverage you get on Sprint is the same as the coverage you get on Virgin Mobile.
Why am I getting a new SIM from virgin?
Virgin is changing the way they operate as an MVNO (there are lots of different ‘kinds’ of MVNO) and that is why they are sending new SIMs out. Virgin is changing the way they operate as an MVNO (there are lots of different ‘kinds’ of MVNO) and that is why they are sending new SIMs out.