If you want to unlock your Alcatel phone and use it with other providers, you have come to right place. Unlocking will remove network (carrier) lock from your Alcatel phone and allow you to use it with any SIM card from any provider you want.
Some Alcatels are restricted (locked) to a specific provider, meaning that your device will only work with that provider and does not accept SIM cards from other carriers. SIM network Unlocking means, you remove this network lock, and use your Alcatel with any SIM from any compatible mobile service provider.
Unlocking your phone is quite easy. Most phones can be easily unlocked with an unlock code. If your phone is asking for a SIM Network unlock code, we can provide this code and you can enter it on your device and unlock it permenantly. Some models also support remote unlocking, so you can easily unlock your phone without any technical knowledge. For more detailed information about the unlock process, you can browse frequently asked questions or technical information section below.
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Some Carriers activate Alcatel SIM network lock on some of their mobile devices. This lock allows only their SIM Cards and services work with device. SIM Locked Alcatel phones will not work with other carrier's SIM cards unless this lock is removed.How Alcatel SIM Lock is Removed?
Majority of mobile devices on the market can be unlocked with SIM network Unlock Code. When you insert a SIM card from another mobile operator (Carrier) into your phone, it usually asks you to enter the SIM network Unlock (PIN, Key, Me .etc) Code. When you enter this code, your phone will be unlocked permanently.How Does the Unlock Process Work?
SIM network unlocking is actually a simple technical process. When device manufacturer (Alcatel) activate the SIM Lock, they generate a random SIM unlock code and they assign this code into your Alcatel. This unlock code will remove SIM Network Lock once entered and the Phone will no longer checks if a SIM card is allowed or not and it allows all compatible SIM cards to work with the phone.
It can be said that this is a confirmation code that confirms you are allowed to unlock your Alcatel phone and use other provider's SIM cards. The unlocking process is simple. insert a SIM from another Carrier into your phone and You will be prompted to enter the SIM Network unlock code. You can type the code on your phone's keyboard and complete the process. The unlock process is permanent, you will not be prompted to re-enter the code.How SIM Network Unlock Code is Obtained?
When the phones are programmed at the factory, the manufacturer activates the SIM lock upon the request of some mobile operators (carriers) and assigns a SIM unlock code. This code can unlock your Alcatel when necessary. Manufacturers store backups of these codes in their own databases. This unlock code can be shared with carriers upon request. In addition, they share the unlock codes with providers, service centers and authorized data providers. We obtain the codes through our data providers and provide them to our users.Is Unlocking my Alcatel Safe?
The Unlocking methods we recommend are absolutely safe. We offer different unlocking methods.
- The most popular and most used method is entering the SIM Network unlock code and does not cause any change in your Alcatel's software or hardware. This method is preferred by most manufacturers, so it is a safe method.
- The second method is remote database update for phones that store the SIM lock information in the Online database with Unlock App. This also does not cause any change in the phone. Only the SIM lock status of the phone is updated as Unlocked in remote database and the process is completed. It is the safest method on the market.
- The third method is to connect your Alcatel to the PC via USB and unlock it with a software. In this method, the software reads the unlock code from the device's memory and shows it to you on the dialog screen. The process is completed by entering the unlock code on the phone. The software only reads from the device and does not make any changes to your Alcatel software or hardware. So it is a safe method.
All unlock methods we offer are safe and do not affect your device's warranty.
If you want to get more detailed information, you can visit our Alcatel unlock guide page. On our Unlock Guide page, we tried to answer almost every question about Alcatel SIM Unlocking.
Mobile devices (phones ,tablets .etc) can be unlocked by various unlocking method; one is using an unlock code and other is database update method. Manufacturers/Carriers/Providers have databases for their mobile devices and unlock data is kept in these databases. If your device is locked by a network code, we will obtain unlock codes from these databases via our data providers and deliver to you via email (Codes can also be displayed on order tracking page). If your phone is locked by database restriction method (Device Unlock App), We will update status in these databases and remove network restriction so your phone will accept any SIM from any compatible mobile network. Once you receive Alcatel unlock confirmation, you only need to follow simple instructions to complete unlocking. You do not need any technical knowledge or skills. Usually entering unlock code or confirming database restriction removal via WI-Fi is enough to complete unlocking.
There are multiple locks in your phone and this can easily confuse people who does not have technical information.
Locks on mobile phones are used for different purposes. For example, if you don't want your SIM card to be used in another phone, you can prevent access by enabling the PIN code of your SIM. If you don't want someone else to access your phone and its data, you can activate user lock (or screen locks) to prevent access to your phone. While these locks can be activated and deactivated by user, there are locks that can't easily be modified by user.
The best example of this is Alcatel SIM network lock; This lock is activated by your provider/carrier, and it is often difficult to remove it without professional support. Network lock or carrier lock or provider lock is actually the same lock. Although different terms are used, they all mean the same. In short, this lock will restrict your Alcatel to one network, meaning your Alcatel phone will only work on that network.
Mostly, unlocking network lock is difficult for end users without professional support, because unlock data is mostly stored in manufacturer/provider/carrier databases and obtaining information from these databases is costly and requires a lot of effort. The best way to unlock a Alcatel phone is to get help from professional companies like us.
Mobile device locks can generally be grouped into three categories: SIM card locks, Phone User locks, and Service Provider or Network Locks. Now let's give more detailed information about these locks.
SIM Card Locks: These locks are stored in the SIM card and are independent from the phone. SIM Card PIN and PUK code prevents access to your SIM card. Generally, it is not activated, but can be activated on SIM menu.
Phone Locks: User lock is 4 to 6 digit code and is stored in the phone. When activated, it prevents access to your phone menu and it wont allow other people to access to your phone and data. It can be changed or deactivated by the user. In new android phones, screen patterns locks are used alternatively, it does same thing as user lock.
Network Locks: This lock is activated by your provider/carrier and it is usually not stored in your phone, often stored in manufacturer/provider databases. When network lock is activated, your phone will be restricted to allowed networks/providers only and won't work with other providers. It can be removed from the phone with different methods. Our company specialized in mobile unlocking and we can provide you professional support to unlock your phone.
If you want to get more detailed technical information, you can visit our SIM unlock guide page.
It is very easy to unlock your Alcatel phone with unlocking service. Insert your new SIM card and turn your device on. Your Alcatel phone should ask you to enter a Network Unlock Code (also known as Network Unlock Key or Network Unlock Pin) that will remove network (carrier or provider) restriction and unlock your Alcatel to other networks. Phones that are locked with Carrier's Private "Unlock App" may not ask you to enter an unlock code. These phones are unlocked with database restriction removal service (Updating phone's lock status as Unlocked in carrier/manufacturer databases). Once network restriction status updated (restriction lifted) and you got unlock confirmation email, insert your new SIM card and turn your device on. Set Wi-Fi connection and connect to the internet. Follow the instructions we provided on confirmation email to complete unlocking. If you have any questions or having any difficulties, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Unlock App: Phones that are locked with Carrier's Private Unlock App may not ask you to enter an unlock code. This phones are unlocked with database restriction removal service (Updating phone's lock status as Unlocked in carrier/manufacturer database). Once network restriction status is updated (restriction lifted) and you got unlock completed confirmation email, insert your new SIM card and turn your device on. Set Wi-Fi connection and connect to the internet. Follow the instructions provided to complete unlocking.
If you want to get more detailed instructions, you can visit our SIM unlock help page.
Unlocking is very easy and simple process. If you have any difficulties or have anything to ask, please do not hesitate to contact us.