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Sat, Sep 24, 2022 11:44 PM

Buying and unlocking my Iphones

Hi everyone!

Im planning to buy a Iphone on with this carrier. However I live in Uruguay in South America, and I need to unlock it to use it here. 

So I have several questions. 

 1) Am i allowed to unlock my phone in uruguay?

2)  Is there any important thing about buying an AT&T on 

Thanks for reading! and for helping me!



ACE - Expert


60.9K Messages

2 months ago

Yes, you can unlock from Uruguay if the phone meets the requirements to unlock. However, if the phone doesn’t meet the requirements to unlock, there is nothing you can do. My advice is don’t buy a locked phone. The risk is too great.

ACE - Sage


102.2K Messages

2 months ago

I agree with @sandblaster

Do not buy a carrier locked phone and expect to be able to unlock it. If the price of the phone sold by gazelle locked to AT&T is cheaper than one's sold unlocked, there's a good reason for that. The phone may not be able to be unlocked and the advertisement is sold as locked to let you know that you may not be able to use it on any other service provider.  Consider it a warning and buy a different phone, as AT&T will not help you.

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