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Old Oct 9, 2012, 07:48 PM   #1
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Should I Unlock My ATT iPhone 4 Before I Sell It?

I have two iPhones coming off contract in a few weeks. I understand that ATT will let me unlock them after they are out of contract. Will I get more $$$ if I do that or does it not matter?
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Old Oct 9, 2012, 09:25 PM   #2
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I have two iPhones coming off contract in a few weeks. I understand that ATT will let me unlock them after they are out of contract. Will I get more $$$ if I do that or does it not matter?
on craigslist, probably not, but yes if you plan on selling it on ebay.
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Old Oct 9, 2012, 09:47 PM   #3
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I have literally handled, unlocked and sold hundreds of iPhones. It will def make it more marketable. For the less than $10 it will cost to have it unlocked it will double or triple your selling audience.
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Old Oct 9, 2012, 10:59 PM   #4
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I am selling my 4 and want to unlock it. Is going through AT&T the best and easiest way? Once it's unlocked, does anything on the phone change? I am selling it, so I will need to figure out how to remove everything off of it. I wasn't sure if having it unlocked also restored it to new?
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Old Oct 9, 2012, 11:01 PM   #5
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I am selling my 4 and want to unlock it. Is going through AT&T the best and easiest way? Once it's unlocked, does anything on the phone change? I am selling it, so I will need to figure out how to remove everything off of it. I wasn't sure if having it unlocked also restored it to new?
Get it unlocked via eBay / AT&T, then restore it once you've received a confirmation from either party. All of your information will be removed, and the phone will also be unlocked. Enjoy!
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Old Oct 9, 2012, 11:02 PM   #6
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Yes, it will sell faster and for more money officially unlocked.
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