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clairemc3
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Unblock iphone 4

Hello,

I really need to unlock my iphone 4 so that I can use it abroad (Malawi) with a local sim card...there's no one anywhere near me here that can do it...any ideas?

Thanks!

Claire

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Re: Unblock iphone 4

The problem you're going to have is that even if you unlock it, as soon as you register it on a network Apple will lock it again to that network. The solution is to but an Android. Smiley Tongue

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Re: Unblock iphone 4

Hiclairemc3,

 

first off, have you checked that your phone is actually network locked?

If so and you purchased it from Virgin Mobile. Call the team on 789 or 0345 6000 789 from any other phone. Give them the phone details and your account information, they should be able to supply an unlock code (I think the charge is around £15).

 

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Re: Unblock iphone 4

Virgin iPhones are locked to Virgin when they're activated and you have to phone up to get it unlocked. I thought that it would lock to the next network you register it to but that might not be the case (although I can't find a definitive answer on that).

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