SIM Unlock refers to enabling the SIM slot of your device to allow you to insert another carrier's SIM card (either domestically or internationally.) Unlocking a device will not necessarily make a device interoperable with another carrier's network. Additionally, unlocking a device may enable some functionality of the device but not all (e.g., an unlocked device may support voice services but not data services when activated on a different network). NOTE: Not all devices are capable of having the SIM slot unlocked. Sprint will only activate devices certified to work on the Sprint network.
Sprint cannot unlock phones other from carriers. Unlocking Requirements Sprint will unlock a device from Sprint's network under the following circumstances: • The device is SIM Unlock capable • The device must be or have been active on the Sprint network for a minimum of 50 days • Any associated Service Agreement (or any Minimum Service Term, where applicable), Installment Billing Agreement, or Lease Agreement has been fulfilled including, but not limited to, payment in full of any applicable: 1) early termination fees, 2) accelerated installment or lease payments, and/or 3) end-of-lease purchase options. Because leased devices are not owned by the user, the end of lease purchase option must be exercised and paid in full before the SIM unlock is completed. • The associated account is in good standing • The device has not been reported as lost or stolen, associated with fraudulent activity, or otherwise flagged as ineligible to be unlocked For SIM unlock-capable devices launched after February 2015, Sprint will automatically unlock the device when it becomes eligible. At&t Unlock Iphone Request Status. Does Boost Mobile Sell Unlocked Phones here.
For inactive devices, customers must contact Sprint Customer Care to request that their SIM unlock-capable device be unlocked and may have to take steps to perform an over-the-air update to ensure the unlock programming has been relayed to the device. Additional validation may be required to ensure eligibility. Unlocked Nexus Phones Canada. Sprint makes no guarantee that an unlocked device will work on another carrier's network. Whether another carrier will accept and activate a device is subject to that carrier's policies and capabilities.