AT&T Will Start Unlocking Off Contract iPhones on Sunday, April 8th

Posted April 6, 2012 at 6:19pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 39777 views

AT&T has announced that it will unlock off contract iPhones starting on Sunday, April 8th, reports Engadget.

Here AT&T's statement:

Beginning Sunday, April 8, we will offer qualifying customers the ability to unlock their AT&T iPhones. The only requirements are that a customer's account must be in good standing, their device cannot be associated with a current and active term commitment on an AT&T customer account, and they need to have fulfilled their contract term, upgraded under one of our upgrade policies or paid an early termination fee.

This is excellent news for the many U.S. customers with locked iPhones. Perhaps emails like this to Tim Cook prompted the change in policy.

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FerdyBR - October 15, 2013 at 6:50am

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JasonBourne - April 10, 2012 at 6:15am
Got my iPhone 4 unlocked. Process was very simple. Called ATT - gave them my IMEI no - waited for the instructions in the email. Once I got that in a couple hours time, I plugged my phone in - started iTunes - Transfer purchases - Backup - Restore from Backup - and VOILA - your iPhone has been unlocked. I am currently on iOS 5.0.1, firmware 4.10.01.
kareem - April 9, 2012 at 9:53am
i bought my I phone 4G from eBay locked to AT&T and i am from Egypt what i have to do to unlock it i have to call AT&T or What.....
European - April 9, 2012 at 10:41am
read previous comments carefully.
0iz3 - April 9, 2012 at 1:47am
I brought an I4 without contract in 2010. I just call att and Customer Service Guy told me that I have to call Apple Customer Service to get my iPhone unlock.. That's the normal procedure????
FARP.Thor - April 9, 2012 at 1:34pm
I called them a few minutes ago and, after telling my IMEI, was told to wait 5-7 days for the unlock instructions via email. Crossing fingers now.
Wahind - April 9, 2012 at 1:01am
i had iphone 3gs. I went to apple store yesterday. My mute button was not work. They gave me a new iphone 3gs. i came home i put in old Att sim in to get to home scren. after getting home screen. i put in my t-mobile sim its start wroking..i didnt call apple or AT&t. Did anybody exprince samehing... ??
Wahind - April 9, 2012 at 1:04am
My iphone is now unlocked. it has Firmware ios 5.0.1. nd Modem Firmware is 05.16.05
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