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Locked SIM?

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Locked SIM?

by AlysD New Poster
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Hi, I have an iPhone 6 that I bought in the uk and used for over a year on Vodafone UK. I moved out here and unlocked my phone to use on Vodafone NZ (5 months ago). I am now returning to the Uk and wondering if my phone is now locked to Vodafone NZ? (I wouldn’t be using Vodafone UK when I go back to the UK). I tried to use the requesting an unlock code on this website but it says the number is not in the system. Any help would be appreciated. 

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Re: Locked SIM?

by Vodafone Ninja Vodafone Ninja Vodafone Ninja
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Hi @AlysD

 

Vodafone NZ doesn't network lock iPhones, you should be able to use the phone with any provider.

 

Thanks,

Hamish

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by saltie1967 Starter Poster
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How did you unlock your UK phone?

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by Ninja Adept Ninja Adept Ninja Adept
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Hi.

If a phone is locked you need to contact the carrier the phone was originally purchased from. There will sometimes be an unlock fee.

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by saltie1967 Starter Poster
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Any other way?

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by Ninja Adept Ninja Adept Ninja Adept
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I believe that will be the only way.

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