Bring Your Own Phone (BYOP)

If your current carrier is AT&T or T-Mobile, your phone is probably supported.
Just add a Solavei SIM card to an unlocked GSM phone.
If your current carrier is Verizon, Sprint, Boost, Virgin or Metro PCS then your phone is not supported.

Approved Phones

Approved unlocked GSM phones will fully enjoy the benefits of Solavei’s products and services.  With an approved phone you will get voice, text, and data at 3G/4G speeds (depending on phone and coverage) and can download the Solavei mobile application.  The following is the list of currently ‘Approved’ phones:

HTC One S (Ville)
Samsung Galaxy S 4G
[easyazon-link asin="B00466HQC4" locale="us"]Huawei Comet[/easyazon-link]
HTC Wildfire S
Samsung Galaxy
[easyazon-link asin="B005345986" locale="us"]HTC Sensation[/easyazon-link]
ZTE Muse
[easyazon-link asin="B00607JBNO" locale="us"]Samsung Exhibit II 4G[/easyazon-link]
[easyazon-link asin="B005ENCETS" locale="us"]T-Mobile/HTC myTouch Slide 4G[/easyazon-link]
[easyazon-link asin="B004T0LKHO" locale="us"]Samsung T959 Vibrant (Galaxy S)[/easyazon-link]
Samsung Exhibit 4G
[easyazon-link asin="B005BZQQYS" locale="us"]T-Mobile/HTC myTouch 4G[/easyazon-link]
Google Nexus S
[easyazon-link asin="B0057JAQXU" locale="us"]Samsung Dart[/easyazon-link]
T-Mobile/HTC myTouch 3G / Slide
Google Galaxy Nexus
Motorola Defy
T-Mobile/HTC myTouch 3G / Magic
Samsung Sidekick
Motorola Cliq 2
[easyazon-link asin="B004ZF0E16" locale="us"]T-Mobile/HTC G2[/easyazon-link]
[easyazon-link asin="B004WEH62K" locale="us"]Samsung Gravity Smart[/easyazon-link]
LG Optimus T
HTC Amaze
Samsung Galaxy S II T989
LG G2x / Optimus 2x
HTC 3G LE & 1.2
Samsung Galaxy S Blaze T769
LG DoublePlay (Flip 2)

Functional Phones

Functional unlocked GSM phones do not provide our members with the exceptional experience we have designed. You should get voice, text, and data at up to 3G/4G speeds (depending on phone and network availability).  Functional Phones will not have access to the Solavei mobile application, and members will need to access the Solavei Community by website using a browser.  The following are examples of ‘Functional’ phones:

HTC Radar
Motorola Cliq
Samsung Behold II
T-Mobile Sidekick
Samsung Gravity II
Sony Ericsson Equinox
And many more…

Usable Phones

Usable unlocked GSM phones do not provide our members with the exceptional experience we strive for. You should get voice, text, and data at slower (2G/EDGE) speeds (depending on phone and network availability).  Usable Phones will not have access to the Solavei mobile application and members will need to access the Solavei Community by website using a browser.  The following are examples of ‘Usable’ phones:

iPhone (GSM only)
HTC One X
Samsung Captivate
Sony Ericsson Xperia
Samsung Galaxy
Motorola Atrix
HTC HD2
HD7

For additional information see Use of the iPhone on Solavei Network

Not Supported

These phones and tablets will not work with Solavei Mobile Service and cannot be used on our network.  Examples of ‘Not Supported’ Phones:

  • CDMA and iDEN phones from carriers like Verizon, Sprint or boost
  • Blackberries
  • Tablets, iPads