Switching from iPhone 5 to Samsung s8

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I am looking to upgrade from my iPhone 5 to Samsung s8. If I order online will my current phone work until my new phone arrives? Can I keep my same number?
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matt

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Robert, Mobile Master

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Hello Matt,

If you order a phone online yes it'll work. You'll just have to change the SIM cards from the iPhone 5 to the S8 when it arrives. They both have a nano SIM so it should be easy to change it. 

Also, make sure you deregister iMessage in order to receive all text messages. Some people that made the switch had some problems because of that.
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And yes, you can keep your number.