i will be paying my tab balance in full, can i get new unit and use my old plan?

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Eric

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Posted 2 years ago

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Shouldn't be an issue. I recently did it myself within the last month and I had no issues keeping my old plan and got a new phone on a new tab
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If i get the new phone and unlock it to use with other carrier will the warranty void?
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No problem Eric
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I think the 90 day wait period only applies to new customers, as long as an existing customer has had an account in good standing for 90 days, even if they had the phone in question for 5 days they should be able to get it unlocked.
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I thought it was any new tab created.
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New tab = new contract, so 90 day wait period on a new subsidized phone kicks in. If the new gear is paid for up-front, then it is eligible for unlock immediately, since no new contract is created.

http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/info_sht/t14.htm
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Thanks for clarifying Bob!

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