Phone is broken beyond repair, can I transfer the SIM card to a pay as you go phone?

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My brother has the phone in BC, I'm in Alberta so there is no way for me to get to the kiosk and replace it. I am hoping he can pick up a pay as you go phone and just put in the SIM card from the broken phone. Is this possible and will everything remain the same?
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Timo Tuokkola, Mobile Master

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yup. only possible kink is if you switch from a blackberry to a non blackberry, or vise versa. Some data features may not translate.
Thanks Timo! Not Blackberry, its a Samsung Ace II. Not the greatest phone, but functional. I'm just hoping that the phones available have wifi capabilities.
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All Smart Phones offered by Koodo will have Wifi capabilities.
The older flip phones will not
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You could consider the new Galaxy Discover, Kimberly to tie you over at least temporarily. It's certainly not top of the line, but as you said, it's functional :) The best bit is it will only set you back $100. I'm not sure if it is available yet though.
Dennis, that's great to hear. Sophia, I have seen that phone at Walmart here in Alberta, so I'm hopeful my brother will find the same one in BC.

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