Apple iOS devices are famous for its high security. SIM lock feature is the most appreciated feature of iPhone but sometimes it becomes a headache for us. Unlocking iPhone is very simple for those having some experience about it but is tough for the beginners. If you’ve Apple iPhone running iOS 8 or above versions and facing the SIM lock problem then go ahead and follow this detailed guide on how to SIM unlock Apple iPhone running on iOS 8 and above versions.
Steps to SIM Unlock iPhone via SIM Unlock Method:
Note: This method of SIM unlocking iPhone is absolutely different from the factory unlocking. In this process you should have the R-SIM constantly.
Before unlocking iPhone using the R-SIM, you should know some things such as:
- This method is applicable to any versions of iOS 8.
- You can unlock iPhone 4S or above model using this method.
- You need to buy an R-SIM for SIM unlocking iPhone other wise it won’t work.
- Currently 4G is not working on R-SIM therefore you should have the 3G compatible SIM’s for unlocking your iPhone.
List of Devices That Can Be SIM Unlocked Using R-SIM:
- iPhone 4S.
- iPhone 5.
- iPhone 5c.
- iPhone 5S.
- iPhone 6.
- iPhone 6 Plus.
Step to SIM Unlock Using R-SIM Method:
Step No 1:- First of all open the SIM card placeholder.
Step No 2:- Now put the R-SIM in the SIM card placeholder and then put your regular SIM card.
Step No 3:- Next, a menu will be appeared with some options.
Step No 4:- Select your iPhone that depends that which of the R-SIM you have.
Step No 5:- Go to Menu > Select your Network.
Step No 6:- Hit the “Accept” button.
Step No 7:- Restart your iPhone.
After completing all the above steps your iPhone will be unlocked.
If you have any query in your mind about SIM unlocking iPhone using an R-SIM, just drop a comment in the comments section below.