You might see this message on your computer or on your iPhone: "The SIM card inserted in this iPhone does not appear to be supported. Only compatible SIM cards from a supported carrier may be used to activate iPhone. Please insert the SIM card that came with your iPhone or visit a supported carrier store."
Secret Method to Unlocking an iPhone That Most People Don’t Know As you have gathered from the options outlined above, there is just one good option for iPhone unlockinhg and that is using the ICCID code. Everyone assumes that this process is difficult or risky, but in reality it is the only legitimate and risk free option available. Yet there are still objections to using ICCID unlocking, which I would like to address now so that there is no confusion.
First of all, a lot of people have the idea that it is illegal to unlock a phone that is under contract with a specific carrier. To be clear, not paying for a phone according to a contract is not encouraged, but actually unlocking it is not at all illegal. Carriers have made it difficult to remove their restriction because there is no law stopping you, only the artificial roadblocks they place in your way. You should not feel guilty in any way for unleashing the full potential of your handset Device. Another common misconception is that you have to go through your carrier to Unlock your your device.
Years ago, this was the case and it was a frustrating and expensive process. Things have moved on from the bad old days and now we've mastered services which are very cost effective. The power has been taken away from the carriers and they no longer have a monopoly on restricting phones. Finally, a lot of people shy away from unlocking their handset because they think it is going to be a costly experience. The truth is that it has never been cheaper to free-up a new model mobile telephone. I was there in the beginning of handset unlocking and have seen some expensive methods used, but ICCID unlocking is definitely not one of them. With US by your side, you can safely remove any carrier restriction for as little as $30.
When you consider the overall price of a modern mobile device and what carriers charge for the same service, $30 is peanuts in comparison. When you consider the savings you could make by changing to a better deal on another carrier, can you afford not to unlock your Iphone.