I'd like to get an iPhone 6 unlocked version

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by kenny1999, Sep 18, 2014.

  1. kenny1999 macrumors member

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    Hi, I am in Asia and I am not able to purchase an iPhone 6+ here, there are a lot of people here doing business on such cool stuff. I have experience buying from the US and I'd like to know if there is any unlocked version (without contract ) iPhone selling in Apple US store and if they will ship to Asian countries Thanks
     
  2. MagnusF macrumors regular

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    The T-Mobile one is unlocked.

    I have no idea about shipping to Asia, i doubt it though. Maybe talk to Apple?
     
  3. Hal~9000 macrumors 68000

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    So is the Verizon version.

    Plus it works on Verizon and GSM carriers, unlike the T-mobile version.
     
  4. NewbieCanada macrumors 68030

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    Apple online store uses country-specific billing and shipping address forms. So the US online store requires an American state and zip code, the Canadian one requires a Canadian province and postal code, etc.

    Only way is through eBay or a friend/relative living in the country you want to buy from.
     
  5. kenny1999 thread starter macrumors member

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    Yes, no problem I have a trusted assist buying helper in California, but now my concern is which one is contract-free and unlocked? My area is covered with 3G and 4G service. And how long will it take before Apple shipping out the iPhone, I will probably want a 6 PLUS?? What is the approx. local shipping cost to California

    The website states 3-4 weeks. But... will it be faster ? Does anyone have any real experience?
     
  6. NewbieCanada macrumors 68030

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    From their website, all 6 Plus models are showing 3-4 weeks shipping time. The T-Mobile model is the only one sold on their website contract-free and unlocked. Shipping is free
     
  7. andyACEcandy macrumors 6502a

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    So what carriers does the T-Mobile one work for? T-Mobile, AT&T and who else?
     
  8. Allthings-I macrumors 6502

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    Read my thread here, it gives you all the info, thanks to a few others I have provided all the 100% accurate details:

    http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1781868
     

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