Program your device for the Google Pixel-3
Steps to activate your Google Pixel 3
- Phone is not active
- Unable to make or receive calls
- Unable to send or receive text messages
Note: Before you try these steps, check the Sprint coverage map and verify that you are in an area with good overage.
- Hands-free activation
If this is the first time activating your phone, hands-free activation automatically runs in the background as you go through the initial sign-in process.
- Update the data profile
If this is not the first time activating your phone or hands-free activation did not complete successfully, update the data profile.
- Reset network connection
If the activation methods above did not work, reset your network connection.
- From the home screen, scroll down the Status bar.
- Tap the Settings icon.
- Tap System.
- Tap Advanced.
- Tap Reset options.
- Tap Reset Wi-Fi, mobile, & Bluetooth.
- Tap Reset settings.
- The phone will reset network settings.
If you're still having issues, dial *2 on your phone or reach Sprint Customer Care.