Can prepaid phone be used in any way in usa?

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Can prepaid phone be used in any way in usa?
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Robert, Mobile Master

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Hello.

Can I travel outside of Canada with my Koodo Prepaid phone?
You can use your Prepaid phone all over Canada, but not outside of the country.

http://help.koodomobile.com/prepaid/c...

The only way you could is by getting your phone unlocked.
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In addition to what Robert said, you need to get your phone unlocked and then buy a local SIM card in the USA (or get an international roaming SIM) :)
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Hello
ty robert and sophia
Ya i just setup a samsung s3 with koodo prepaid , but just read phone cant be used outside of canada , kinda silly if you ask me .

Can i use the phone through wifi for internet only, say at a hotel in the usa?

I just bought the phone at a koodo kiosk , so im guessing its locked .
If i get the phone unlocked will it still work with koodo prepaid ?

I will look into getting a local SIM card in the USA (or get an international roaming SIM) , any way to point me to good website to get these sim cards ?

ty again chris
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Absolutely! You can use the S3 with WiFi anywhere in the world :)

If you get the phone unlocked, it will still work with Koodo (both prepaid and a plan). it's well worth the money imo, then you can use the phone with any SIM card, all Canadian providers as well as many international ones.

As for international SIMs, check out this forum: http://www.prepaidgsm.net/ (I have no affiliation with it! I just found it useful!)

Hope that helped you :)
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Cool ty sophiaB

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