Tesco phones are double locked so a Giffgaff sim will not work despite them both using the o2 network.
Does a giffgaff SIM work in a Tesco phone?
You can use a giffgaff sim in any phone off any network BUT networks such as tesco t mobile orange virgin all need an unlock code this can be found on giffgaffs webpage but watch as some sites who provide unlocks may charge, but giffgaff provides a free one which takes a few days to come through…..
Is Tesco Mobile same as giffgaff?
Giffgaff is cheaper, (by 50p), and comes with unlimited Internet and gg to gg calls. Tesco is more expensive, but comes with triple minutes, capped data and real customer support.
What phone will a giffgaff SIM work in?
Your giffgaff Sim card will work fine in any Unlocked or O2 network locked phone (as Giffgaff runs on the O2 network). You’ll have no issues at all.
Are all Tesco phones locked?
Yes, thats absolutely correct all Tesco phones are locked to Tesco and can not be used on other networks despite using the o2 network, however o2 locked phones will work with a Tesco sim.
Will a Tesco SIM work in an O2 phone?
finbaar , Jan 16, 2016 : Tesco/GiffGaff sims work fine in O2 locked handsets. No need to unlock. However, just for info, Tesco handsets are locked to that network exclusively.
Can I put my Tesco SIM in another phone?
Whilst your number is switching over, this SIM may show as a Tesco Mobile pay as you go SIM card. … If you didn’t need a new SIM because your old phone and new phone take the same size SIM, simply put your old SIM into your new phone and use it as normal.
Can I share my data on Tesco Mobile?
To transfer Tesco Bank or Tesco Mobile data, you’ll need to visit these respective websites. We advise you not to share your personal data with people/companies you don’t trust. In addition, do not share your verification code with anybody else.
Do Tesco roll over data?
So that you get the full benefit of your first month’s allowance, we’ll automatically roll over anything left at the end of the first month’s allowance to the next month.
Will a giffgaff SIM work in an O2 locked phone?
Yes, a giffgaff SIM card will be accepted in any phone that is unlocked or locked to the O2 network.
Will giffgaff work on a locked O2 phone?
Absolutely. You can use any phone locked to O2 on our network as well.
Is O2 and giffgaff the same?
Giffgaff are wholly owned by O2, and have always been because giffgaff was invented by O2 and spun out of O2. … But giffgaff are just a brand name of O2 aimed at getting more users onto the O2 network.