Unlock Samsung Mobile Phones
Some Samsung mobile phones are locked to a specific mobile network, meaning that phones have been programmed to work only with SIMs issued by that mobile phone operator. The phone can not be used with other mobile phone operators unless it is unlocked.
A Samsung mobile phone can be unlocked by entering unique unlock code into the phone.
How to Unlock a Samsung Mobile Phone
Using unique unlock code: This is also known as 'remote unlocking' and unlocking phone by entering unique subsidy code into phone, which remove all the restrictions, and this is the most common and guaranteed method to unlock a Samsung mobile phone.
How to obtain Samsung unlock code:
You can order and receive unique unlock code by visiting following web site.
Benefits of unlocking Samsung phoneUnlocking your mobile enables the phone to be used with any compatible Sim card on any network, which gives you these benefits.
- Save on roaming.
Unlocking extends to many foreign Sim cards too. simply unlock your phone and then purchase a prepaid
domestic SIM card at your destination and receive same low call rates as locals.
You can roam internationally without paying high roaming charges.
- Promotional deals.
Often carriers give away free Sim cards, these SIMs can come with free texts or calls. your phone isn't unlocked you can't put these Sims in your phone and take advantage.
- A cheaper tariff.
If you like your phone but don't have a good deal, unlocking it allows you to keep the phone but switch to another wireless carrier. And you don't need a new phone to get a better tariff.
Samsung mobile phone unlocking
Some carriers lock their Samsung phones. their phones have been programmed to only work with SIMs issued by their company. The phone can not be used with other cell phone operators unless it is unlocked.
Unlocking is removing service provider's lock to make the phone available to other networks. Unlocking your phone allows you to use your phone with any network it is compatible with and allows you the option of using alternative service providers worldwide.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Samsung unlock code ?
The term Samsung unlock code is used by Samsung to refer to the 8 or 16 digit unlock code that is necessary to remove the operator lock (also known as subsidy lock) from Samsung mobile phones. This code is randomly assigned to each Samsung mobil el phone by the Samsung on request of the cell phone operators and prevents use of the cell phone on a cell phone network other than that to which the phone was originally locked.
What is Samsung mobile phone unlocking via IMEI ?
Samsung unlocking via IMEI service are based on retrieving code from appropriate databases using phone's imei number, instead of using software or hardware to unlock Samsung phones.
To unlock your phone, you simply enter unlock code using phone keypad as instructed and your phone will be unlocked instantly.
What is IMEI and where can I obtain it ?
Every GSM cell phone has an IMEI number. IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) is the a 15 digit serial number for your mobile phone to properly identify it. You can read your IMEI number by pressing *#06# on your mobile phone or you can find it on the sticker under the phone battery.
Is it legal to unlock my phone ?
Unlocking your phone is legal in the USA, UK, Canada, and the many Countries in Europe.
You should check to make sure that unlocking is legal in your country.
What is the most guaranteed method to unlock a Samsung cell phone ?
The most guaranteed and risk free method to unlock your phone is using unlock code.
How does unlocking via unique unlock code work ?
This solution retrieves subsidy unlock code from appropriate databases using phone's imei number.
Once you obtain your unlock code, you simply enter unlock code using phone keypad as instructed and your phone will be unlocked instantly.
Is remote unlocking safe and guaranteed, is there any risk to damage my phone ?
Unlocking via code is 100% safe and the most common and the most guaranteed method to unlock cell phones.
Do I need to send my phone to you ?
No, You do not need to send your phone to us to get your phone unlocked. simply fill our ordering form and complete your order and we will send unlocking code via email.
Can I get a refund if this doesn't work?
Yes. You will be refunded If the unlocking code does not work for your phone.
Will I have to unlock my phone every time I change SIMs?
No. Once your phone is unlocked, it remains permanently unlocked.
Will my existing service still work with my unlocked phone?
Yes, your existing service will work with no change whenever you use your existing SIM.
How do I know if my phone can be unlocked ?
If your phone have a numeric IMEI number (You can read IMEI number by pressing *#06# on your phone), it can be unlocked using remote unlocking via IMEI service. If your phone does not have an IMEI number, it may not be unlocked using unlock by IMEI service. if you are not sure your phone is compatible, you may contact us to confirm compatibility before ordering.
Can I get a refund If I notice my phone is not compatible after ordering ?
Yes. We will issue full refund if we can not obtain unlock code due to compatibility issues.
How do I know if my phone is locked or unlocked ?
You may use a SIM from a different cellular service provider and see if it works in your phone or not.
If it works, your phone is already unlocked. but if you receive some sort of messages such as;
"Enter Unlock Code", "Enter Service Provider Code", "Insert Correct SIM Card" then your phone is locked.
What does "Emergeny Calls Only" mean ?
Your phone may not support appropriate band for selected network! or The phone may be out of the carrier's GSM service area or Carrier's signal may be weak or the phone may not read SIM properly.
What does "Phone Freeze, SIM Unavailable" mean ?
Phone Freeze message indicates that wrong or random unlock codes have been entered and number of unlock code entry limit is exceed. you can not unlock a phone in Phone Freeze warning status.
Unfreeze code is required to remove phone freeze message.
Do you provide Unfreeze code with Samsung phone unlock code service ?
We do not provide unfreeze code for most Samsung phones via regular unlock code service.
Please contact us to learn how to obtain unfreeze code.
What is a PIN and PUK Code ?
The PIN (Personal Identification Number) code protects SIM card (Not phone) against unauthorized usage.
If the PIN code is entered 3 - 10 times incorrectly, A PUK (Pin Unlock Key) code is required.
PIN and PUK code is provided by Service provider.
Can you provide PIN or PUK code for my SIM card ?
No, PIN and PUK are SIM's codes and we can not provide PIN or PUK Codes !
We provide Unlock Code (Network unlock code) for the mobile phone.
What is the "Contact Service Provider" message ?
Contact Service Provider message indicates that wrong unlock codes have been entered!
To remove contact service provider message from the phone, Leave your phone Powered on between 1 to 24 hours until Enter Subsidy code message displayed again.
I have a question that is not listed here. how do I contact you ?
Please contact us using our web help desk if you have any other questions.
What is an Unlock Code ?
The term Unlock Code is used to refer to the 8 or 16 digit unlock code that is necessary to remove the operator lock (also known as subsidy lock) from mobile phones.
Many network operators provide these subsidies as an incentive for users to sign extended contracts, and use the subsidy lock as a means of protecting their investment. The installation of such locks means that users often are forced to purchase a different phone if they decide to switch their network (of advantage to both the manufacturer and Wireless service provider).
What is the "Phone Freeze SIM Unavailable" message ?
Phone Freeze message indicates that wrong or random unlock codes have been entered! and number of unlock code entry limit is exceed. It is not possible to unlock a phone in Phone Freeze warning status.
How to Remove Phone Freeze message ?
You will need "Unfreeze Code" to remove Phone freeze message and unlock code.
How to Enter Unlock Code on Samsung phones:
Switch ON your phone with accepted (Original) SIM Card.
Type : #7465625*638* (or *#7465625*638*)
Then type unlock code and press #
(Please do not enter random or invalid codes! you may permanently lock phone)
then press Ok (or Send or Call key).
Switch on your phone with a Non Accepted SIM card.
The phone will ask for 'Password'.
Enter Unlock code and press Ok
If 'Insert Correct SIM card' message appears,
Enter #0111*Code# or enter **Code#
Code is valid and unlock code (Network Unlock code or Service Provider unlock code).
Please do not enter invalid unlock codes unless you obtain valid code.
You may permenantly block phone if you enter wrong or random codes several times!
What is Network Lock or Service Provider Lock ?
These Lock prevent the phone from using a SIM from different service provider other than the one purchased.
If another service provider's SIM card is inserted, the user must enter the unlock code before using the phone.
What is SIM lock ?
A SIM lock, network lock or service provider lock should not to be confused with PIN or PUK code
Service providers restrict the use of these phones to specific countries and service providers.
Service providers sometimes substantially subsidize handsets, and locking the phone improves the odds that its use will economically benefit the service provider.
What is User Lock ?
User lock protect the phone from unauthorized users.
User lock should not be confused with Service Provider Lock or Network Lock.
User lock can be used with a Locked or Unlock phone or any SIM regardless of the Service Provider.
What does Roaming mean?
Service offered by most cellular service providers, allowing users to use their phone even if they are not in their home coverage area. In general, using a phone while &roaming& incurs additional fees, though some service providers offer national roaming for free on some service plans.
What does an Unlocked Mobile Phone mean?
Unlocked means the phone is not locked to any network. The phone can accept any sim card (except Video Networks). Usually phones come locked so they can only work on one network.
Popular Samsung Phone Models
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