Oct 10, 2012 ... There is no way you can buy a random bad ESN phone and activate it on VZW
unless you somehow get sold a phone you reported as stolen.
Q: What does "bad ESN" mean? A: A cell phone with a "bad ESN" is a phone
which cannot be activated on the carrier it was manufactured for due to various ...
Sep 16, 2012 ... This video will show you how you can switch from your current 4G phone and
activate another one without even calling the provider or going on ...
Oct 30, 2013 ... BAD ESN or Blocked ESN phone: .... IT Has been reported blacklisted/stolen can
i activate this phone through a prepaid service with a different ...
Feb 22, 2014 ... Hi guys I have successfully unlocked a bad esn black listed sprint ... can i restore
my iphone 5c sprint bad esn and get passed welcome activation screen, ... phone
to straight talk - they will not unlock my phone at straight talk- ...
Simply put, a bad ESN* means the phone or device has been blacklisted or
locked for some reason and can not be activated. It might seem like a great deal,
You can't use a phone with a bad esn with any provider. ... Bad ESN phones
cannot be activated because that means Sprint has them marked in their
Jan 24, 2015 ... If the phone has a bad ESN on AT&T then it won't work for Cricket. ... phone,
really your only option (because no carrier will be able to activate a ...
In the past, someone could just take a phone with a bad ESN to another CDMA ...
needs to be activated on the Sprint USA network first before unlocking it.
Now I know that you can't use that phone with the carrier that phone has a bad
ESN with but since these phones do offer the GSM slot (micro I ...