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Unlock your Phone

Unlock your phone to use on any network in the world with CheckIMEI's unlocking services. We guarantee to unlock your phone quickly and permanently.

Dial *#06# on phones to obtain its IMEI.

How to unlock this phone with CheckIMEI

CheckIMEI's unlock service is safe, legal and uses one of the most reliable methods available, by whitelisting your phone's IMEI. We use the official Apple and Samsung servers to provide you with an over-the-air unlock that doesn't require your physical phone or any further work from yourself, and it doesn't risk your warranty.
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Dial *#06# to get your phone's IMEI

Entering *#06# on your keypad will display your IMEI

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Enter your IMEI in the above form

Simply copy or enter the IMEI digits into the form, its free.

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Supply some basic contact information

We need your email address and phone carrier to get started.

Unlocking your phone with is super simple and provides a permanent, safe and quick service backed up with our device lifetime unlock warranty and a money-back guarantee if we can't unlock the device.

What is a locked phone?
Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, T-Mobile and others, supply phones locked to their private network to increase return sales and to stop you finding a better deal with other network providers a practice that is very common with big markets for smartphones such as the United States, Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom.

Why should you unlock your phone?
Apart from the freedom it gives you to choose better rates and data plans, unlocking your phone increases its resale value and removes travel restrictions when wanting to use international roaming. At CheckIMEI we see a lot of people buy cheap LOCKED phones only to unlock them after the purchase giving them the option to choose a better tariff.

What is IMEI whitelisting?
When you want a permanent unlock that will not void your warranty, IMEI whitelisting is the only reliable method that provides a safe, cheap and quick unlock. Supply your phones IMEI and its current carrier, and CheckIMEI uses its private network officially changing the status of your phone with Apple, Samsung and other providers servers from Locked to Unlocked using over-the-air whitelisting.

What's an IMEI number?
Every phone has a uniquely identifiable number called an IMEI. It's a serial code that is unique to that one device. By dialling *#06# and you'll get a 15-digit code on your screen, enter it into the box above to get going.

How to unlock an iPhone on
Unlocking a Phone on your own is almost impossible without access to the Official Apple, Samsung or other providers network. It requires some expert support, and carriers ordinarily don't provide unlocks except for device more than six years old. We urge you to save yourself some time and use our quick and safe online system that uses over-the-air unlocking. You'll never need to give your phone to anyone.

Unlocking with CheckIMEI is simple, enter your phone's unique IMEI into the form above and click the "Unlock any Sim" button, our system will identify the phone make and model. We may ask you for some additional information such as its current carrier and your email for our instant live tracking. Unlike other unlock providers, we get the current live price from our exclusive network and display it to you, so there are no nasty hidden costs, what you see is what you pay!

Once your payment has submitted, we submit your request and start processing it instantly. The over-the-air IMEI whitelist can take 3-4 days but is generally instant. is recommended by 100s of digital blogs and provides support around the clock, and we unlock over 700+ of phone's daily.

Why unlocking your phone is a great move:

Say goodbye to expensive roaming charges.
Frequent travellers will find themselves with expensive roaming charges when using their phone abroad, unlocking your device allows you to swap to a local carrier to maximise savings and data plans.

Increase its resale value.
When selling your phone, unlocking it beforehand allows you to charge higher prices and target a wider buyer audience.

Buy cheaper second-hand phones.
Buying a locked second-hand phone for cheaper only to unlock it, could save you money as most locked second-hand phones sell for cheap.

Swap to a better tariff.
Swap between deals with carriers in your local area to maximise savings and get a better rate.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to unlock my phone?

CheckIMEI provides one of the fastest, cheapest and safest unlocking services worldwide. We can unlock most devices instantly, but sometimes depending on carrier, age of the device and speed of the manufacturer's server's it can take a little longer.

Do I need to send you my physical phone?

No, we don't require the physical phone to unlock it. We use over-the-air unlocking directly from the manufacturer's server's to provide you with uninterrupted service, and it doesn't void your warranty. We also provide a live tracker.

Why unlock with IMEI whitelisting over other methods?

IMEI whitelisting is the safest and most reliable method available, and the other methods risk your warranty, decrease the value of the device and require the phone to be sent in the mail, some of these also need software to be installed on your computer to maintain the unlock.

What additional information do you need to unlock my phone?

To unlock with CheckIMEI we need the device's IMEI number, and you can get this by dialling *#06# on its keypad to get its 15-digit code on your screen. Additionally, we will need your name and email address for order tracking and the current devices carrier, that's it.