You can take the SIM card out, put it into another phone, and if someone calls your number, the new phone will ring. You can also put a different SIM card in your unlocked phone, and your phone will then work with whatever phone number and account is linked to that card. In Europe, almost all phones are GSM.
How do you activate a consumer cellular phone?
Can I put my Iphone SIM card in another phone?
There’s no such thing as an iPhone SIM card, Apple only manufactures the phone, not the SIM. The SIM comes from whichever network you use, and will work in other phones. You may need an adapter, however, as iPhones take nanoSIMs, whereas other phones might take regular or micro sized SIMs.
What information is stored on a SIM card?
A SIM card, also known as a subscriber identity module, is a smart card that stores data for GSM cellular telephone subscribers. Such data includes user identity, location and phone number, network authorization data, personal security keys, contact lists and stored text messages.
Can you use an Iphone SIM card in an android?
If your Android device uses nano-SIM, then the SIM cards in the iPhone 5 and later will work. Conversely, for example, if you have an Android phone that uses nano-SIM, and an iPhone 4s that uses micro-SIM, you will need to cut it from the larger size to the smaller size so it can fit in the smaller slot for SIMs.