Can you keep the same phone number with a new SIM card?
You can get a new SIM card and keep the same number. Your telephone number is associated with a replaceable Subscriber Identification Module. Mobile service providers use SIM chips to identify you on their network. Several situations warrant issuing a new SIM card for your phone.
When you change SIM cards do you lose phone number?
When you remove your SIM card from your phone and replace it with another card, you lose access to any information on the original card. This information is still stored on the old card, so any phone numbers, addresses or text messages that you lose are available if you insert the old card into the device.
Do you lose anything when you change your SIM card?
Please be assured that you won't lose any data stored or apps installed on your device if you change your SIM card. The SIM card only contains your phone information and your contacts.
What happens if I put a new SIM card in my phone?
If you change it for a SIM from the same carrier, nothing happens, the device continues working as before. If you change it for a SIM from another carrier and the phone is locked to the original, then it will work as a fancy iPod, none of the phone capabilities will be available.Apr 24, 2015
Should I back up my phone before switching SIM cards?
Sims are not a recommended way of storing any data, they are too disposable... Use the cloud, Google is supported on all major platforms. If you keep everything backed up to Google, about the only manual thing you need to move is SMS messages.Aug 2, 2016
Does putting in a new SIM card delete everything Iphone?
Answer. No. SIM cards do not store data.
What information is stored on a SIM card?
It does not matter if you are using an Android or Apple (AAPL) - Get Apple Inc. Report phone. The SIM card has enough memory to typically store up to 250 contacts, some of your text messages and other information that the carrier who supplied the card can utilize.Dec 3, 2018