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Just bought a iphone 5s gold from a friend what do I do now


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I have a old phone with prepaid virgin mobile, just bought a iphone 5s gold from a friend. I do not want a contract and would like to stay with a prepaid plan so far I have had no luck I called virgin mobile and they said the phone I bought is not compatible.


Ambassador Team Leader, Senior Moderator
Jan 8, 2012
If putting the prepaid SIM card in the iPhone 5S doesn't work then believe what the folks at Virgin Mobile told you and then get a phone that's compatible with their network.