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12th August 2014, 11:34 PM   |  #111  
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No, it's a bit more complicated than that. If the phone is GSM and has the correct bands, then it will work properly on the right GSM carrier. If the phone is GSM but does not have the correct bands/frequencies, then it may only work partly (i.e. voice, but only slow Edge/3G data). It just depends on what phone and which carrier you are talking about.

CDMA phones will not work on GSM carriers unless it is made specifically to do so (e.g. the Sprint Note 3 (CDMA) can apparently work on T-Mobile, which is GSM), which most CDMA phones are not. An unlocked CDMA phone should be able to be used on other CDMA carriers though.

CDMA phones can't be unlocked to another CDMA carrier, they must be flashed. Flashing doesn't require to be unlocked.

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13th August 2014, 04:28 AM   |  #112  
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CDMA phones can't be unlocked to another CDMA carrier, they must be flashed. Flashing doesn't require to be unlocked.

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OK. Thanks for the clarification.
24th August 2014, 07:13 AM   |  #113  
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Originally Posted by nighthawk626

Like someone said, theres no legal way to unblock that phone but PM me for my solution to when I had the same problem as you. Yours actually should be easier to fix lol

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I would like to know this solution.
3rd September 2014, 04:31 PM   |  #114  
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