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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:35 PM   #1
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after 6.1 jailbreak now UNLOCK

so i have an iphone 5 im trying to use on T-Mobile. I have it and now need to setup on TMBOILE with an unlock..

whats the best way to do this? can i unlock through Cydia once I complete jb?

Thanks,
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:37 PM   #2
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No, there is no cydia unlock for the iphone 5.
If its an AT&T iphone 5 you can purchase an imei unlock for it and have it permanently carrier unlocked.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:45 PM   #3
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No, there is no cydia unlock for the iphone 5.
If its an AT&T iphone 5 you can purchase an imei unlock for it and have it permanently carrier unlocked.

okay thanks. do you have any recommendations as to where to purchase this?

thanks again

yes this is an AT&T iPHONe 5
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:49 PM   #4
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okay thanks. do you have any recommendations as to where to purchase this?

thanks again

yes this is an AT&T iPHONe 5
Here http://www.swiftunlocks.com/unlock/a...ess-1-24-hours
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:51 PM   #5
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oh wow so this is way cheaper than other ones ive seen for $2499-3499

and it works huh?
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:51 PM   #6
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okay thanks. do you have any recommendations as to where to purchase this?

thanks again

yes this is an AT&T iPHONe 5
Yep, what my friend posted above.
Swift unlocks.
$2 and 24 hours later and your phone will be unlocked for good.

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oh wow so this is way cheaper than other ones ive seen for $2499-3499

and it works huh?
Yep, it works.
I unlocked about 6-7 AT&T iphones from that site so far.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:52 PM   #7
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Another thumbs up for swift unlock, got 2 through him so far.

If there was only a cheap way for me to test it :P
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:56 PM   #8
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Another thumbs up for swift unlock, got 2 through him so far.

If there was only a cheap way for me to test it :P
There is.
Buy a Tmobile or simple mobile sim on ebay for $1 and stick it in.
Not that you really need it cause unlock fusion/swift unlocks is the Man but just to verify it yourself.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:57 PM   #9
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Yea but that won't really let you know unless you can make a phone call but I don't want to spend more on a prepaid account.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 03:14 PM   #10
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Yea but that won't really let you know unless you can make a phone call but I don't want to spend more on a prepaid account.
Simple Mobile will show as the carrier. Anyway once iTunes gives you the unlocked message, there's no need to test it (well you could).
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 03:16 PM   #11
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Yea but that won't really let you know unless you can make a phone call but I don't want to spend more on a prepaid account.
That will 100% let you know. You dont need to make a phone call.
If the phone is still locked and you enter a Tmobile sim for example it will not accept it and will just display invalid sim.
If its unlocked it will activate and connect to simple mobile.

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Old Feb 13, 2013, 03:18 PM   #12
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Great thanks, time to go hunt down a tmobile nano sim.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 03:48 PM   #13
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Great thanks, time to go hunt down a tmobile nano sim.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 03:49 PM   #14
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That's pretty hardcore. For the most part I only have att sims
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