Archive for February, 2013

How to tell if your iPhone is unlocked

It seems most of you are still confused about this whole unlocking business and whether you may actually need an unlock. In our web and call center stats we see that many people are asking how to check iPhone locked or unlocked. Also, whether the handset can be used on some different network while locked to another, etc. […]

Posted on February 21, 2013 at 2:01 am by admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Implications of expired DMCA exemption for iPhone unlocking

Digital Millennium Copyright Act has been created to protect intellectual property rights but since its inception it has grown to regulate everything from home YouTube videos to iPhone unlocking. There was a provision in the Law that exempted cell phone unlocking. This so-called exemption expired January, 26 this year which “technically” made it illegal to unlock your iPhone and use […]

Posted on February 6, 2013 at 11:42 pm by admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Official iPhone Unlock

iPhone “Jailbreak” vs. iPhone Unlock

Before we talk about how to perform a safe “jailbreak” of your iPhone, you should not confuse “jailbreak” with factory unlock. Many cell phones are exclusive to a single carrier or network. If you find a more affordable network you want to switch over to and do not want to buy an entirely new phone, the […]

Posted on February 6, 2013 at 12:19 am by admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Is my new iPhone 5 / 5S already unlocked?

If you just got your new iPhone 5 / 5S, you are probably wondering if it is unlocked and can be used on any network. The Internet is full of rumors about policies used by different providers. We have called and talked to each provider to find out. The Web is also full of misinformation […]

Posted on February 5, 2013 at 12:50 am by admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Is it possible to unlock my at&t iPhone 5 for free?

The official Apple store web page now lists prices for unlocked iPhones 5 starting at $699! iPhone 5 works with nano-SIM cards supported by most carrier networks throughout the world. This is good news. The bad news is that the price tag of $699 is more than most people can afford so there is an […]

Posted on February 3, 2013 at 5:45 pm by admin · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Official iPhone Unlock