Network Upgrade


Upgrade to our bigger, faster, T-Mobile nationwide network

MetroPCS customers can move to our
BIGGER, FASTER network.

 

You may be eligible to upgrade your phone for free
Select phones free after all rebates.

 

1. If you are a MetroPCS customer check below to see if your phone is eligible.

2. Bring your current, qualifying phone to a participating MetroPCS store. Not all stores may be participating. Call store for details.

3. Receive an instant upgrade credit that can be used toward the same day purchase of a new phone or accessories.

Upgrade today! Phones operating on the MetroPCS legacy network must upgrade now.

See if your phone qualifies for an instant upgrade discount

 

 

Get these phones free when you receive an instant upgrade credit on your existing device

Get a Samsung Galaxy Avant free when you trade in your LG Connect

Bring Your LG Connect

$109 Instant Upgrade Credit

Get a Samsung Galaxy Avant

$199.00    $99.00+tax
AFTER INSTANT DISCOUNT


FREE

AFTER ALL REBATES
INSTANT UPGRADE CREDIT
PLUS SALES TAX*

Get an LG Optimus F60 free when you trade in your LG Motion
Bring Your LG Motion

$54 Instant Upgrade Credit

Get a LG Optimus F60

$159.00    $49.00+tax
AFTER INSTANT DISCOUNT


FREE

AFTER ALL REBATES
INSTANT UPGRADE CREDIT
PLUS SALES TAX*

Get a free Samsung Galaxy Light when you trade in your Samsung Admire
Bring Your Samsung Admire

$32 Instant Upgrade Credit

Get a Samsung Galaxy Light

$149.00    $29.00+tax
AFTER INSTANT DISCOUNT


FREE

AFTER ALL REBATES
INSTANT UPGRADE CREDIT
PLUS SALES TAX*

Get a free LG 450 when you trade in your Huawei Verge
Bring Your Huawei Verge

$32 Instant Upgrade Credit

Get a LG 450

$59.00    $29.00+tax
AFTER INSTANT DISCOUNT


FREE

AFTER ALL REBATES
INSTANT UPGRADE CREDIT
PLUS SALES TAX*

Get a free phone when you upgrade

  1. Get up to a $30 INSTANT rebate on any phone when you upgrade and add a line. NO MAIL-IN REBATE required!

  2. The Samsung Galaxy Light is FREE after instant rebate.

Stop by your store today and add more lines.

Terms and Conditions

Not all stores may be participating.  Call store for details.

Or use your instant upgrade credit toward the purchase of any new phone.

* Other phone models may be available, but in some cases at additional charge.
Not all devices capable of LTE connectivity.

Limited time offer. Offer available only to qualifying customers with eligible phones. Your phone must have been active on your MetroPCS account for at least 30 days and the MEID on that phone must match the MEID on your account. Offer requires trade-in of qualifying device currently active on the MetroPCS network. Instant Upgrade Credit provided in the form of instant savings credit valid for same-day use towards qualifying phones or accessories at MetroPCS store. Instant savings credit is non-transferrable. Not all phones available at all stores. Sales tax not included. See store for details.

Frequently Asked Questions

Phones operating on the legacy network must be upgraded by 6/21/15.

After 6/21/15, MetroPCS will be converting our legacy network to our new network, making the network bigger and faster in these markets.

Phones operating on MetroPCS’ legacy network after 6/21/15 are not guaranteed to have service.

The Upgrade Program allows customers with an older phone model to move to our new, bigger, faster network at minimal cost. Customers with an older phone model receive an upgrade credit when they upgrade to a new phone model.

Visit a participating MetroPCS store location and a rep will be able to confirm if your phone is eligible for the upgrade program.

Look up your phone to see if it is eligible. 

Based on the make and model, MetroPCS customers will receive an upgrade credit of $32, $54, $109 or $299.

Look up the upgrade credit value for your phone. 

No. However, you can use the cash value as a credit toward purchasing accessories.

  • You must have an active phone on the MetroPCS network.
  • Your phone’s MEID must match the MEID on your account.
  • Your phone must have been active on your MetroPCS account for at least 30 days.

Once at a MetroPCS retail location, your sales associate can further determine if your make and model of phone is eligible for the upgrade program.

No, phones that work on our legacy network can no longer be activated on a MetroPCS service.

If you choose to upgrade to an LTE-capable device you will receive LTE connectivity. Not all devices have LTE capability.