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    I have a sim-only contract with tmobile (a standard sim)

    How do I go about swapping this sim for a nano-sim, keeping the current contract?

    I'm buying an iPhone 5 sim-free from apple and am loath to start a new contract because it's a while until my current one ends.

    Thanks for any help!!
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    I was in a similar situation when I bought my iPad Mini, as I already had a micro SIM card for it with a 3G contract in my old iPad, but wanted to swap the SIM for a nano SIM for my Mini while keeping the same contract. I just phoned my 3G carrier (Orange), explained the situation and then they sent a nano SIM out to me. I think transferring the 3G account to the nano SIM did require me making another phone call to Orange after I got the nano SIM.
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    You can cut it down yourself with one of these http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/NANO-SIM-C...item5aeec6740e If you try and ask t-mobile they'll most likely try and get you to sign up to an iPhone contract which are always ridiculously overpriced. (Although my experience was with vodafone so might be different)

    I would suggest you get a free payg sim from somewhere and try it on that first though, I practised on an old sim before I cut mine to a micro sim and did it the wrong way round on the practise one
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    (Original post by TauMuon)
    I have a sim-only contract with tmobile (a standard sim)

    How do I go about swapping this sim for a nano-sim, keeping the current contract?

    I'm buying an iPhone 5 sim-free from apple and am loath to start a new contract because it's a while until my current one ends.

    Thanks for any help!!
    You should be able to do it in any EE store- I can't speak for sim-only deals, but they were able to swap my normal-sim for a micro-sim for my 4S when its contract started.
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    (Original post by hrbrox)
    You can cut it down yourself with one of these http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/NANO-SIM-C...item5aeec6740e If you try and ask t-mobile they'll most likely try and get you to sign up to an iPhone contract which are always ridiculously overpriced. (Although my experience was with vodafone so might be different)

    I would suggest you get a free payg sim from somewhere and try it on that first though, I practised on an old sim before I cut mine to a micro sim and did it the wrong way round on the practise one
    Yeah, he could cut the SIM down, though he would have to be very careful with it to make sure that he definitely knows what he's doing.
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    If you go in store they should be able to give you a sim replacement for a nano sim
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    They'll charge you £10 in store for a replacement sim.

    Or you can risk cutting it down yourself.
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    (Original post by Sum Gai)
    They'll charge you £10 in store for a replacement sim.
    What carrier do you mean by 'they'? Orange sent me a replacement SIM for free, though I asked them for it over the phone rather than in store.
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    (Original post by Platinum Mech)
    What carrier do you mean by 'they'? Orange sent me a replacement SIM for free, though I asked them for it over the phone rather than in store.
    T-Mobile/EE
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    Get one from a friend, draw around it and carefully cut it. My mate did it for me and I'm on giffgaff. Be careful though, too much and you'll be without a phone for 4 days or so.
 
 
 
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