Choose between unlocked or Verizon carriers

When you buy a Pixel 2, you can choose between:

  • an unlocked phone that works with all major carriers (including Google Fi), or
  • a Verizon-enabled phone with a Verizon SIM card pre-inserted.

If you choose the Verizon version: After the device ships, you’ll get an email with activation instructions.You can also activate your new phone at

If you’re a new or existing Google Fi customer: You can connect the unlocked Pixel 2 with SIM-free setup, a technology that replaces SIM cards.

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