Top 10 Things to Do with Your New Apple® iPhone® XS / XS Max

Congratulations on the purchase of your new Apple iPhone XS / XS Max! You now have a powerful tool to keep you constantly connected to the people, places and things that matter most.

Ya sea que este sea tu primer smartphone o que seas un usuario experimentado en smartphones, los temas que aparecen a continuación pueden ayudarte a aprovechar tu nuevo teléfono al máximo.

1. Create a My Verizon account

Nota: La titular de la cuenta o el administrador de la cuenta should be the first on your account to register for My Verizon.

Learn more about Account Roles >

Access your My Verizon account using the My Verizon app.

Your My Verizon account enables you to use your new Apple iPhone XS / XS Max to:

Más información sobre cómo controlar el uso de data >

2. Enroll in Verizon Up

Once enrolled in Verizon Up, you will earn a reward of your choice for every $300 you spend Verizon Wireless products and services on your monthly bill. There are four types of rewards you can earn:

  • Earned rewards—Device Dollars toward your next device purchase, discounts on an accessory or partner rewards
  • Bonus rewards—member perks, surprise extras and discounts that you can get anytime, on top of the rewards you already earn
  • Local offers—discounts available to Verizon Up members that can save you up to 50% at dining spots and activities near home or when traveling in North America
  • Super tickets—exclusive first-come, first-served access to prime sporting events, shows, concerts, and live experiences

Learn more about the Verizon Up rewards program >

3. Bookmark your device's support page

Invaluable info about your device, such as FAQs, videos, how-to-use guides and an interactive simulator, are just one click away on the Apple iPhone XS / XS Max's Support página.

4. Accessorize your device

Ve a la página Accesorios page and check out the many must-have accessories for your Apple iPhone XS / XS Max:

  • Audio
  • Baterías y cargadores
  • Auto y viaje
  • Estuches y protección
  • Hogar inteligente
  • Accesorios tecnológicos
5. Bajar aplicaciones

With so many apps to choose from, the possibilities are endless. Aumenta tu productividad, mejora tu salud, lleva un registro de las tareas diarias, juega juegos y mucho más.

You can search for, browse, review, buy and download apps by visiting the Apple App Store.

Be sure to download and install Find My iPhone app. Once you lose your phone, it's too late.

Download navigation apps, such as VZ Navigator, Google Maps o Waze.

Need more app ideas? Explore our recommended Verizon apps.


6. Save time and money managing your bill

Understanding Your First Bill

If the first bill you receive is higher than anticipated after you've activated your new device, it's because it includes a one-time fee for either:

  • Activating a new device on a new line of service
  • Upgrading a device on an existing line

Learn more about what to expect with your first bill >

Programa pago autom.

Regístrate para el pago automático and never worry about making a late payment. On planes elegibles puedes recibir $5 de descuento en tu factura mensual cuando te inscribes en el pago automático (con una tarjeta de débito o cuenta bancaria) y en la facturación electrónica.

Aprende a configurar Pago automático y ¡obtén una paper-free billing discount.

For more information to help you to understand and pay your bill, see our how-to videos:

7. Add an international travel plan

Si viajas fuera de EE. UU., or want to call and text internationally while in the US? Add an international long-distance plan.

Need help planning an international trip? Our Planificador de viajes will find you the best international plan to keep you connected.

Want to use your domestic talk, text and data allowances while traveling outside the US in more than 130 countries for a low daily rate? See if you're eligible to use TravelPass, and add it to your line using the Planificador de viajes.

Learn more about TravelPass >

8. Protect your privacy

Haz lo necesario para proteger tu teléfono.

  • Prevent unauthorized use of your phone by setting up lock screen security. Puedes optar por un PIN, contraseña o patrón para desbloquear tu teléfono. Aprende a secure your Apple iPhone XS / XS Max's lock screen.
  • Avoid a damaged phone and cracked screen by adding a case and screen protector. See which estuches y accesorios de protección are available for your Apple iPhone XS / XS Max.
  • Guard your phone from dangerous files with Verizon Security & Privacy. Stay safe from adware, spyware, malware and viruses.
  • Make sure to get device insurance in case it's lost, stolen, damaged or becomes defective. Protección Total Móvil, our most comprehensive option, comes with expanded cracked-screen repair options*, international coverage** and personalized tech support with Tech Coach.
  • Always know who's calling you with the Call Filter app. See the name, city, state and picture of incoming calls. You'll be alerted if it's likely a robocaller, spammer or potential fraud. You can even report problem numbers directly in the app.

*Cracked-screen repair available for select devices and subject to parts availability. Visit para verificar la elegibilidad y la opción de reparación disponible en tu área.
**Fulfillment options vary based upon location and availability.

9. Conectar tus cuentas de correo electrónico

Get ready to read and send email from your new Apple iPhone XS / XS Max. It can sync with multiple web-based email accounts including Gmail®, Outlook®, Yahoo!® Mail and AOL® Mail. Learn how to set up a personal account.

También puedes set up a corporate account.

Note: Email apps often contain settings that let you choose how often new emails are pushed to your phone and how you'll be notified when a new email arrives.

Learn more about your Apple iPhone XS / XS Max's email account common settings.

10. Conectarte con un accesorio Bluetooth®

Bluetooth is a wireless networking technology that enables you to connect your phone to other wireless devices, such as headsets, speakers, headphones, fitness bands and even other phones.

Para conectar con un dispositivo Bluetooth:

  1. En la pantalla de inicio, oprime Settings.
  2. Oprime Bluetooth.
  3. Switch your Bluetooth to the On position.
  4. Selecciona un dispositivo para conectar.

Nota: Los PIN comunes del fabricante son 0000 y 1234.

Typically, once a Bluetooth accessory has been paired with your phone, it can be used with the phone anytime without needing to pair them again.

For further instructions about pairing with a Bluetooth device, see your Apple iPhone XS / XS Max's Device Simulator.

Más información sobre Bluetooth y conexión >

    Explore additional resources and tools:


    Apple iPhone XS / XS Max User Guide (PDF*) Apple iPhone XS / XS Max Support Page Apple iPhone XS / XS Max Simulator
    Apple iPhone XS / XS Max Troubleshooting Assistant Apple iPhone XS / XS Max Community Forums Preguntas frecuentes sobre la aplicación My Verizon app



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