Last Updated: Mar 25, 2015
Steps to activate your Google Nexus 5
Note: Before you try these steps, check the Sprint coverage map and verify that you are in an area with good coverage.
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.Initial sign-in and first use
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.Update the data profile
Manually program your phone
If hands-free activation did not complete successfully or the data profile did not update, manually program your phone.Manually program your phone
If you are having trouble activating your Google Nexus 5, make an appointment at a convenient Sprint Store.