AT&T Announces Online Account Setup For iPhone 3G Customers

AT&T has just announced that iPhone 3G customers will now be able to set up their accounts online before going to an AT&T or Apple store to have it activated and the purchase finalized. New customers can perform a credit check at, and existing customers can check to see if they’re able to add another line to their iPhone plan.

The new service is intended to make the purchasing process as fast and simple as possible. For more information, you can go to

Their new service is joining the online Buy-At-Home program that Apple announced last month, which allowed users to do the same thing at Apple’s website.

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