The main aim of a good unlocking method is that it should be applicable for a wide range of carriers. Only then can it be diverse enough for broad usage. In this post, such a method has been described which can make your device SIM free without any hassle.
In this post, the factory unlocking for Orange UK / T Mobile / EE UK barred and clean iPhone 5, 4S and 4 would be covered.
Unlocking UK Orange, EE & T Mobile UK
This unlocking can be achieved with a pretty simple methodology and your device would then be updated to the firmware of your choice and at any base band. Using this method, the device would not be locked again. Many of the software based methods which are available have this issue.
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This method of unlock is available for the following devices:
- iPhone 3G / 3GS
- iPhone 4
- iPhone 4S
- iPhone 5
There is no need to mention the firmware since it can be applied for all. The good news is that it can be used to unlock iOS 6.1.3, 6.1.4, 6.1.2 and ANY other iOS verion. The baseband can be described as follows:
- Unlock Baseband 3.04.25, 1.00.16 and 1.01.00 for iPhone 5
- Unlock Baseband 3.4.03, 1.0.14, 3.0.04 and 2.0.12 for iPhone 4S
- Unlock Baseband 4.12.05, 4.10.01, 4.11.08 and 04.12.02 for iPhone 4
- Unlock Baseband 05.16.05, 05.16.08 and 06.15.00 for iPhone 3G and 3GS
Steps of unlocking Orange, T-Mobile & EE UK iPhones
In order to initiate the task of unlocking, you would need to get the IMEI number of your device. This can be done by accessing the settings of your device (General >> Settings >> About >> Phone). After the eligibility of unlock can be checked.
It is fairly easily to complete the factory unlock procedure using iTunes. Furthermore, this method is a permanent one. What happens is that when you submit your IMEI, it would be submitted to the Apple database. After this, it would be marked as unlocked.
The confirmation of the process would be done via email and there would be some detail about the process. Once you have followed them, it is possible to connect Orange UK iPhone via iTunes.
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Following this form of unlock, there is no problem to use your device in any geographical location and on any network. This holds true for Orange, T Mobile, EE UK iPhone 5, 4S or iPhone 4. All you have to do is follow the instructions and submit the IMEI number. There is no need to jailbreak your device. it's a very safe and reliable method of unlocking. Unlock Your UK iPhone 5, 4 or 4S NOW!