locked iphone 4s in a venzuelan network

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by kathy77, Jan 4, 2013.

  1. macrumors newbie

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    hi everbody,i buoght my iphone from craigslist the guy told me its AT&T unlocked,but as soon i activated my t mobil sim card phone never worked i went to appel store they told me its locked from a venzuelan company or network,phone doesnt respond to jailbreaking either i dont know what to do,maybe its blacklisted if so how can i know?and is it possible to unlock it?i found the guy sold it to me i called the cops they didnt do anything.because i have no prouf that i bought it from him cuz we meet ina public place and i paid him cash.please help
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    sou1 so1di3r

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    not sure if one of those ebay unlocks would help you here? they're like $10
     
  3. macrumors Nehalem

    Applejuiced

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    Those are for AT&T iphone unlocks.
    Not for a venezuelan carrier.
    OP, sounds like you got taken.
    Next time try to activate it and use it with your sim. If it doesnt work then walk away from all the BS.
    Live and learn....
     
  4. thread starter macrumors newbie

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    but you guys think its blacklisted?or it may work in another country? i dont know much about iphones i never had one thats why he got me stupid me
     
  5. macrumors 601

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    One more Hugo chavez prank b4r he quits 4rGood.
     
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    McGiord

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