Any mobile phone sold with a different SIM carrier may not work with the native carrier as it has been locked by the native service provider. Even if you insert any SIM that belongs to your country will not be detected by the mobile phone. In this case, the mobile purchased from another country will not support any GSM networks or mobile service provider in your country.
In such cases, there is an alternative solution you would need to find how to unlock this mobile that supports native service providers in your country. This article will explain to you a simple way to unlock any GSM mobiles purchased from other carriers.
Please note that only GSM-enabled mobiles can be unlocked. Any mobiles, for example, CDMA mobiles, can not be unlocked with the provided solution in this article.
How to Unlock any GSM Mobiles Online?
Many online websites are providing unlock services where you can get unlocked any GSM mobiles. This article will introduce one such online service that I have used personally for my LG Pheonix mobile recently.
Yes, the service provider’s name is Unlockrever. UnlockRiver provides quick and easy solutions for SIM unlocking for all carriers and phone brands, including popular brands iPhone, LG, Samsung, etc., around the world.
Below are the steps that you would need to follow to unlock your GSM mobile.
Launch any web browser and navigate to the www.unlockrever.com website.
At the right side of the home screen, you can find the form asking for few details that you would need to fill valid data. The form requesting for below inputs;
- Carrier: Select the currently supported carrier of your mobile for which the mobile is locked.
- Manufacturer: Select the Brand or company name of your mobile. For example; LG, Samsung, iPhone etc.
- Model: Select the Model name of the company. Make sure that you provide the correct model name in the form.
Please note that mobile unlocking fee or charges will be calculated based on the Carrier, Manufacturer and Model you have selected. There is no flat fee.
- IMEI: Provide the 15 digit IMEI number of your phone. To see the IMEI number, dial *#06# on your mobile.
- Email: Provide your email, so that you can receive the unlock code to your email.
Once you fill the form, click on the UNLOCK NOW button. You will initiate your unlock request.
After clicking the UNLOCK NOW button, you will get redirected to the payment screen. There you can read the terms and conditions, available payment options which including PayPal. Once you make the payment, your order will get placed. You will receive an order confirmation email with the delivery date of unlock code once the order is placed. The delivery date is again vary based on the Carrier, Manufacturer, and Model of the mobile. You may need to wait from 24 hours to 5 days to receive the unlock code. All the details will be get shared in the email.
you will receive one more email with unlock code on the confirmed delivery date. The email contains two unlock codes Network Unlock< Code
and Service Provider Code
with short instruction how to unlock the currently enabled carrier. Follow the instruction and unlock your mobile to support native carriers.
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