LG V20 (model US996)


#1

I just bought a shiny new LG V20 (model US996 unlocked) smartphone. Will it work on Republic’s network?


#2

Here is the complete list of compatible phones:

Bring your own phone to Republic! | Republic Wireless


#3

@sonnyf.u2z7ky

That phone hasn’t been approved yet so the RW app will disallow it from service. Here’s a list of available alternatives.

Republic Wireless 3.0 FAQs

  • Moto G4 (XT1625)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Hardware information → SKU)
  • Moto G4 PLAY (XT1607)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Hardware information → SKU)
  • Moto G4 PLUS (XT1644)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Hardware information → SKU)
  • Moto X Pure Edition (XT1575)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Hardware information → SKU)
  • Moto Z (XT1650-03)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Hardware information → SKU)
  • Moto Z Play (XT1635-02)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Hardware information → SKU)
  • Nexus 5X by LG (LGH790)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Regulatory information → Model)
  • Nexus 6 by Motorola (XT1103)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Regulatory information → Model)
  • Nexus 6P by Huawei (H1511)

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Regulatory information → Model)
  • Pixel by Google (G-2PW4100) *See more info below

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Regulatory labels → Model number)
  • Pixel XL by Google (G-2PW2100) *See more info below

    • (Apps → Settings → About phone → Regulatory labels → Model number)
  • Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) (SM-J320A) See more info below*
    **

    • (Apps → Settings → About device → Model number)
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 (SM-G920T) *See more info below

    • (Apps → Settings → About device → Model number)
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930U)

    • (Apps → Settings → About device → Model number)
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935U)

    • (Apps → Settings → About device → Model number)

*For the Pixel, Pixel XL, Samsung Galaxy J3 and S6 phones only: In addition to matching the model number, you also need to match the build number. This additional step ensures that you’re receiving a Republic certified phone, meaning it’s been thoroughly tested by our engineers and has received updated quality improvements.

Some J3 phones have an older build number and can be updated to the build number listed below, so please make sure your J3 has all of its updates before checking the build number. To find the build number, tap Apps → Settings → About device → Build number. The build number must match one of the following:

For Pixel and Pixel XL

  • NDE63L

For Samsung Galaxy J3 (the AT&T branded version of this phone is not compatible with our service)

  • MMB29K.J320AUEU1APE9

For Samsung Galaxy S6

  • MMB29K.G920TUEU3DPD6
  • MMB29K.G920TUES4DPF1
  • MMB29K.G920TUEU4DPG2
  • MMB29K.G920TUES4DPH2
  • MMB29K.G920TUES5DPK1

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#4