6 Things You Need To Know About Phone (SIM) Unlocking

6 Things You Need To Know About Phone (SIM) Unlocking


6 Things you need to know about Phone (SIM) Unlocking.

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Today, I will tell  you the 6 Things You Need To Know About Unlocking.

1 : What Does Unlocking a Cell Phone Do?

Cell phone unlocking removes the sim lock on your phone, allowing you to use one phone on any GSM network. After purchasing an unlock code, you simply enter it into your phone with simple unlocking instructions. Some GSM networks include AT&T, T-Mobile, Rogers, Fido, Vodafone etc. All you need to do is provide the serial number (IMEI), and wait for a representative to e-mail you with instructions and an unlock code to remove the SIM lock. This service is provided remotely. Anyone can do it!

2 : Who Should Unlock a Phone

Anyone and everyone! This gives you the freedom to travel without having to worry about buying or renting a phone in a foreign country. You simply buy a pay as you go sim card and insert it into your unlocked phone. Not only will it save you money, but if you decide to sell your phone, it will increase the value of your phone significantly! Also, for cell phone fanatics who like having the newest phones, this provides you with the freedom to use your unlocked phone on your choice of GSM network providers.

3 : What are the Advantages of Unlocking my Phone?

Although there are many advantages to unlocking your cell phone, our favorite advantage is that it allows end users to eliminate roaming fees. With the purchase of a prepaid SIM card in the country you are traveling in, you can use your unlocked phone to power thaceive a local number and never pay roaming charges again.

Another advantage is that you are able to use your favorite phones on your favorite networks. For example, if you are a T-mobile user in the USA but would like to use MTN-NG when you get to Nigeria, you need to unlock this phone to use it on your network.

Finally, using an unlocked cell phone significantly increases the value of your phone when you decide to sell your phone. Also, using an unlock code provides you with the flexibility to give the phone to a friend regardless of which GSM network they are on. The advantages are endless!

5 : What is the Difference Between unlocking your phone by Hardware and by an Unlock Code

Using an unlock code to unlock your phone provides you with safety while hardware unlocks can potentially damage your phone. Unlock codes are programmed by manufacturers and are meant to be in place while third party hardware devices can tamper with registry files, damaging your phone or providing a temporary fix. We believe in using subsidy unlock codes to provide our customers with complete safety and satisfaction.

6 : Is it safe? Is it illegal? What if my provider finds out?

Yes it is safe. All  Unlock codes come straight from the manufacturer or provider. It is not illegal to unlock your phone in most countries such as Canada, USA, and many European countries. In fact, it is illegal to have your phone locked in certain countries. We have never had a complaint about someone’s phone malfunctioning from unlocking by code.

Frequently Asked Questions About Phone Unlocking :

How do I know if my cell phone is already unlocked?

There are a couple ways to know if your cell phone is unlocked. The simplest way is to insert an activated unaccepted SIM card into your phone and to see if it picks up a signal. Some phones have built in methods to see if the phone is unlocked. For example, you can check to see if a BlackBerry is unlocked by navigating through some options.

Can my cell phone be unlocked?

If your cell phone has a SIM card slot, it can be unlocked. You can find your SIM card slot by removing the battery of your phone and looking for something similar to the image on your left. Also, if it is listed on our website, we have tested and unlocked this device before.

Will my cell phone relock if I reset it to factory settings?

It is impossible to ‘relock’ a phone. Once a phone is unlocked, it cannot be relocked whether it be intentional or accidental.

Can unlocking my phone damage it?

Unlocking a cell phone cannot damage the phone itself. Since they are manufacturer made codes, with manufacturer made instructions, it’s almost as if they were meant to be unlocked.

What types of phone do you Unlock ?

The list is long, but we unlock almost any type of Phone including Feature Phones and  iPhones. Below is a list of some of the phones we can Unlock.

iPhone SamSung BlackBerry hTc Alcatel Nokia Microsoft Micromax etc

Will the functions on my phone still work after I unlock it?

Yes. For 99% of phones, you will still be able to use your regular SMS, MMS and any other features the phone allows. For example. allows. For example, a BlackBerry will still retain the features of Internet service, e-mails, and BlackBerry Messenger. The one exception is for Sidekicks which tend to lose SMS and MMS capabilities.

How do I get my Phone Factory Unlock ? Code ?

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