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Can I take a sprint phone to another carrier??? (Flashing)


Jun 5, 2008, 12:41 PM
Hey guys does anyone knows about this?

I have been told this is possible if you flash your phone or rewrite its firmware.

Then you could add the other carrier (cdma network) info so it can read it.

I would like to see if I can find more info or how to flash a phone to make it work on another carrier.

I have several phones I dont use because they are disconected and were from previous carriers I had service to.

I have service with metro pcs but they have simple phones only while I would like to get another phone from sprint or verizon and flash it so I can use it on their network.

If any of you knows how to do it or where can I find more info please let me know. I know more people would be interested in this info as well.

Jun 12, 2008, 6:18 PM
Yes its possible, but you need to talk to the reps at Metro PCS. Theyre the ones that reflash the phone. But if you want it to work for Web/Media it wont work. It'll work simply to make/receive calls.

Nov 2, 2008, 5:28 PM
to make all that work its just not easy...

i succeeded in flashing a sprint 6700 to cricket w/ data working about a year ago...

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