iPhone Network Check How-To Guide
Before purchasing an unlocking service, it is essential to know the country and network your iPhone is locked to. This information is needed to check whether your iPhone is supported for unlock and to select the right unlocking tool. You can find a list of unlocking services available for each iPhone model here.
The Find Your iPhone Country & Network Information service can retrieve this information for you. To order the service, see the details page for the iPhone.
After purchasing the service, go to My Account and select service: iPhone & iPad Network/Country/Lock Status. Enter the phone’s IMEI.
Within a few minutes, you will receive a detailed report by email.
IMEI Number : 123456781234568
Serial Number : QR68745TFTG
Model : IPHONE 3GS 8GB BLACK
First Activation Date : Jan, 26 2012 06:37:58
Last Activation Date : Jan, 26 2012 06:37:58
Country : US
Current Carrier : AT&T USA
Firmware Version : 6.0.X
Initial Activation : US AT&T Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands Service Policy
Applied Activation : US AT&T Reseller
Next Tether : US AT&T Reseller
Lock Status : Locked
How to read the report
Lock Status : Locked – tells you whether or not your phone is network locked.
Next Tether : US AT&T Reseller – tells you which country and network your phone is locked to. For instance, the phone in the example is locked to the AT&T USA network. When buying an unlocking tool, make sure to select one for the right country and network.
US GSM Country Default = AT&T USA