Users' questions

Can you unlock a blacklisted iPhone UK?

Can you unlock a blacklisted iPhone UK?

You can still have your phone’s IMEI unblocked or removed from the carrier’s block list. The easiest way to unlock blacklisted iPhone devices is to contact the previous owner and ask for their help.

How much does it cost to unlock a phone UK?

If you want to unlock your phone, you have several options. One way is to take it to a local, independent phone shop which will usually charge you a fee of around £15 for the service. Another method is to do it yourself by getting hold of a code or using a special data cable and software.

Can you unlock a blacklisted phone UK?

Yes, it’s possible to unlock a blacklisted phone. They will unlock a blacklisted phone using the phone’s IMEI or ESN number. Phone carriers are also able to unlock blacklisted phones.

How much does it cost to unlock a blacklisted phone?

If your phone is locked to your current carrier, you can try using software to “flash” your phone – which runs the risk of “bricking” your phone if you make a mistake – or buy phone unlocking services from companies like Doctor SIM and Unlock Base. Prices vary, but you can generally expect to pay around $20.

How to get rid of the blacklisted iPhone unlock?

All the solutions that will help you get rid of the blacklist either by cleaning your iPhone’s IMEI or by removing the SIM Lock. Blacklisted iPhone Unlock is completely different from Unblacklist and that’s why we’ve created very detailed articles to clarify what these two services do and what is preferable in each case.

Will My iPhone work outside the US with a blacklisted ID?

Well, the answer is yes. First check if really barred by using our imei check service. Please also note that these iPhones are going to work outside the countries they’re originally barred in, as the network carriers have placed them in the blacklisted id and would refuse the service.

How do I unlock my O2 phone?

The easiest way to unlock your device is in My O2: Select ‘More’ in the menu bar at the top of the page Select ‘Unlock your device’. Call us on 202 from a Pay Monthly phone, or 4445 from a Pay As You Go phone. You’ll need to have your IMEI ready (see previous FAQ for more information on your IMEI).

Is it possible to activate a blacklisted T-Mobile iPhone?

It’s not impossible to activate a blacklisted iPhone and use it with any SIM card you want as long as you know how to do it right. Read more What is Chimaera Device Policy, how to avoid it and how to fix it if it is already too late? Read more T-Mobile Blacklist Removal. Can you unlock a blacklisted T-Mobile iPhone?