Walmart Family Mobile BYOP plans in 2021
Changing phone carriers used to be confusing and expensive, but when you switch to Walmart Family Mobile you'll find affordable bring your own phone plans that can save you hundreds of dollars on your cell phone bill.Walmart Family Mobile makes it quick and easy to purchase a SIM card kit online and get your new plan up and running within a few days.
We've summarized the details below to help you find the best BYOD plan with Walmart Family Mobile.
Walmart Family Mobile BYOP benefits
Bringing your own device to a low cost carrier plan offers a number of benefits;
Lower prices: with affordable plans, you can save up to $600 a year with an MVNO.
Keep your number: there's no need to change your number, low cost carriers make it easy to port it across.
Flexibility: there's no contracts with these prepaid plans, so if your needs change you can cancel or amend your plan.
Easy to switch: it's simple to switch providers, just pick your plan and your SIM card kit will be sent to you in the post.
Quality coverage: powered by the same major US networks, you'll get the same coverage on the nationwide 4G LTE network that you're used to.
Walmart Family Mobile BYOP plans
Walmart Family Mobile compatible phones
The quickest way to check if your phone is compatible with Walmart Family Mobile is with our IMEI checker.
If your current phone is not compatible, you can still find some affordable prepaid phones online. With a range of handsets from basic cell phones to the latest smartphones.
If your phone was purchased through a plan with, AT&T, Verizon, or T-Mobile you'll need to check the phone is unlocked. Phones purchased with the big three are locked to their network, but once the contract ends, as long as the phone has been paid off, they'll unlock the handset for you.
Walmart Family Mobile coverage
Operating on the T-Mobile network you'll receive access to the same nationwide 4G LTE coverage at an affordable price. To make sure it's the right fit, you can use your ZIP code to check the cell phone coverage at your address.
Walmart Family Mobile Specs
4G LTE Bands:
1900 MHz, 700 MHz, 1700/2100 MHz
Bring Your Phone:
Keep Your Number:
How to switch to Walmart Family Mobile
Switching to Walmart Family Mobile is easy, but you'll want to check a few things first. You'll need to make sure your current phone is unlocked, meaning it's not tied to a specific carrier, and that it's compatible with the Walmart Family Mobile network. You can find out if your phone's compatible quickly using your IMEI number.
If your current handset is not compatible there are options to purchase a new phone through Walmart Family Mobile that won't leave you out of pocket.
Walmart Family Mobile SIM card activation
It takes a few easy steps to get your phone set up with a Walmart Family Mobile low cost plan;
Check your phone's compatible and unlocked
Choose and order your Walmart Family Mobile SIM card kit online
When it arrives, pop your SIM card into your phone and follow the activation instructions
Walmart Family Mobile BYOP FAQs
What phones are compatible with Walmart Family Mobile?
Most unlocked phones that were made in the last few years will work with Walmart Family Mobile, but you can use your phone's IMEI number to make sure it's compatible.
Can I use my own phone with Walmart Family Mobile?
Absolutely. All low cost carriers encourage you to bring your own phone to help you save even more money on your cell phone plan.
Is it cheaper to bring your own phone?
Yes, if you don't need or want to upgrade your handset. Bringing your own device can save you the additional cost of a new phone that would be added to your monthly bill.
With affordable plans, no commitment and only paying for what you need, bringing your own phone to Walmart Family Mobile gives you plenty of bang for your buck and can save you up to $600 per year.
Most unlocked phones made within the last few years should be compatible, but if your phone doesn't work with the Walmart Family Mobile network they do offer a variety of new handsets to choose from.
If you're unsure that Walmart Family Mobile is a good fit, you'll find plenty of money saving deals by comparing the best MVNOs across all networks.