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    leaving SIM out of device for 2 weeks?

    i wanna get the nighthawk to replace my unite explore because i thought my explore was 4xCA but found out the other day that its only 2xCA and i dont want to be limited to the network because of my device and it has Ethernet which is what i need

    i dont have money to spare to i wanted to sell my explore first then use that money to buy the nighthawk but im buying from ebay and gotta wait for shipping and and lil time finding a good deal and good seller so my SIM card will be sitting on my desk for like a week and a half maybe 2 weeks..will i have any issues with my SIM card out of a device for 2 weeks?

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    Having the SIM out of the device will not create any issues. It would be the same as keeping the device off for the same time period. Activation of the new device with the same SIM may not work as easily and you might need to get a new SIM card.
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    Quote Originally Posted by veriztd View Post
    Having the SIM out of the device will not create any issues. It would be the same as keeping the device off for the same time period. Activation of the new device with the same SIM may not work as easily and you might need to get a new SIM card.
    if new device takes same SIM card size i dont see why i would need a new SIM also we should be able to device swap with out issue..i put my mobley SIM into my unite explore and it work

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    I only said it "may"

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    Last edited by veriztd; 02-03-2019 at 02:03 PM.

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    ok..seem how this all works out

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    Quote Originally Posted by cricket101 View Post
    i wanna get the nighthawk to replace my unite explore because i thought my explore was 4xCA but found out the other day that its only 2xCA
    Quote Originally Posted by cricket101 View Post

    the unite explore is also 2xCA and i always thought it was 3xCA (i was mislead)
    Hmmm..............

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmtvaquero View Post
    Hmmm..............
    sorry i meant 4xCA**

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    It is my understanding that although it was originally 2xCA, the last firmware update has now made it 3xCA.

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