Device Activation


If you have your MetroPCS device in hand, we can help you activate it in about 10 minutes or less.
Please note you will need a valid credit card or debit card to complete the activation process.

New Customer

Start here if you're a new customer and want
to activate one or more devices.

Existing Customer

Start here if you're an existing customer and
want to add a line or change your existing device.

Be automatically entered to win a
$1,000 Visa® gift card* by activating online.

Plus, activating online gives you convenient access to account management, online payments and more.


Just follow these 3 easy steps:

Buy your device online

Receive your device

Activate & select your plan

*One $1,000 gift card winner awarded per month.