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Discussion in 'Other Mobile Devices' started by dandan38, Jun 4, 2018.

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  1. dandan38

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    Can you purchase a cell phone with a CA area code in PA?
     
  2. TerryNet

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    Phone numbers (including the area code) are assigned by the carrier (or reseller) when you contract for service (and then assigned to the phone of your choice). I think that your best option is to ask one or more carriers if they are able to assign your desired area code.

    If you simply want to buy a cell phone and then get service later there is no issue--the phone will not be assigned a number.
     
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