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Xfinity Mobile is now offering bring your own device customers a $50 Visa prepaid card. The offer is a downgrade from recently expired promo from Xfinity Mobile that gave bring your own device customers a $100 Visa prepaid card. Like most promotional offers, this one comes with fine print and restrictions.
Xfinity Mobile BYOD $50 Visa Prepaid Card Promo Fine Print
First, to even qualify for service with Xfinity Mobile as a new customer, you must also be subscribed to Xfinity Internet. The offer is not available in all areas.
If you can get Xfinity Mobile in your area, to qualify for the Visa prepaid card you must activate a new line of service and port your number in from another provider. The phone number must be transferred to Xfinity Mobile within 30 days of line activation. Subscribers must then maintain their line of service and keep it in good standing for 90 days after activation. If the qualifications are met, a $50 Visa prepaid card with be mailed to the Xfinity account holder within 16-18 weeks of activation. The card expires in 180 days. A maximum of $250 will be issued per account and will come on one prepaid card.
The offer is scheduled to be available until 9/9/2019. SIM cards are free.
Phones Eligible For Xfinity Mobile's BYOD Program
Only select Samsung Galaxy devices and Apple iPhones are eligible and supported by Xfinity Mobile for bring your own device.
Supported Samsung Galaxy Phones
- Samsung Galaxy S8
- Samsung Galaxy S8+
- Samsung Galaxy S9
- Samsung Galaxy S9+
- Samsung Galaxy Note 8
- Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Most, but not all carrier unlocked Samsung Galaxy devices should be compatible. Phones sold unlocked directly from Samsung should also work, but Xfinity Mobile does not clearly specify what carrier models will and will not work. If you think you have an eligible device, you'll have to check it with Xfinity Mobile's IMEI checker.
Xfinity Mobile is now claiming that all iPhones starting with the iPhone 6 and newer may be compatible. Some older carrier-specific iPhone models do not have the right radios in them to work on the network. So again, if you think you have an eligible iPhone to switch over, you'll have to use Xfinity's IMEI checker to confirm eligibility.
Eligible Phone Plans
All Xfinity Mobile phone plans are eligible for the offer. Xfinity did recently update its phone plans. Plans now start at $12/month for unlimited talk and text with 1GB of shareable data. A free unlimited talk and text plan with 100MB of data is no longer available for new customers. An unlimited talk, text, and data plan with the first 20GB of data at high speed is available for $45/line.