Keep your existing mobile phone number when changing networks

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Apple to let you trade-in your old EE" target="out">iPhone for cheaper EE" target="out">iPhone 5S

It would appear that the new EE" target="out">iPhone 5S will launch on September 10th, 2013. There is also an EE" target="out">iPhone 5C which is a cheaper version that is expected to be launched around the same time.

Apple are planning to allow customers to trade in their old EE" target="out">iPhone for the new EE" target="out">iPhone 5S, however you will need to do this at an Apple Store. This is unlikely to be available at stores such as The Carphone Warehouse, and almost certainly not from Three, Vodafone EE or O2 stores.

And do not forget that you can KEEP your existing mobile phone number if you decide to switch mobile phone operators. All you need is your PAC code. Use our handy tool on to obtain your PAC code.



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What is an PAC code?

An porting authorisation code, or PAC code, allows you to transfer your existing mobile phone number from to another mobile phone provider so that if you change mobile phone networks you do not have to give everyone a new number... You can keep your existing mobile phone number. The process is termed mobile number portability, or number porting. It's quick, FREE and very easy to do - follow the instructions here for full details on how to port your mobile phone number to a new network provider.

NOTE: You can purchase your new phone contract and then obtain your PAC code. It is not essential to have your PAC code prior to purchasing your new phone. However, you will need your PAC code if you want to keep your existing phone number (i.e. transfer your current number to your new provider). Use our handy tool above to obtain your PAC code.

PAC codes are FREE.

To keep your mobile phone number when switching to another mobile phone network, use our handy tool to obtain your PAC code. Just select your current and new phone provider click OK and you'll receive full instructions for obtaining your PAC code.