If you want to unlock your Tracfone phone and use it with other providers, you have come to right place. Unlocking will remove network (carrier) lock from your Tracfone phone and allow you to use it with any SIM card from any provider you want.
In many instances, when you purchase your Tracfone, it usually comes restricted (locked) to a Tracfone network, meaning that your device will only work with Tracfone SIMs and does not accept SIM cards from other providers. SIM network Unlocking means, you remove this network lock, and use your Tracfone device with any SIM from any compatible provider network.
We can unlock most devices without requiring any eligibility. You don't have to have a contract. It does not matter if the device is used with another provider or if it is used with another account with your carrier (provider).
If your phone is asking for network or service provider unlock code; We can provide these codes for your device. You enter unlock code and your phone will be unlocked to other providers. If you are not asked for an unlock code, mostly your phone can be unlocked using Unlock App from your carrier/provider. We will remove network restriction in manufacturer/provider databases, then you will only need to tab on Unlock button to complete unlocking.
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Although device owners are confused about how to unlock their devices, actually unlocking is not that difficult. Of course, it is expected that people will be confused, as most people do not know how to do the process. Without going into too much technical detail, we would like to give a brief and sufficient information about the unlocking process.
If you want to get more detailed technical information, you can visit our detailed Tracfone unlock guide page. On our Unlock Guide page, we tried to answer almost every question you wondered about.
While most Tracfone devices can be unlocked by entering an unlock code, some may require updating the Tracfone or manufacturer databases to unlock them. Unlocking is usually done with these two methods. If the phone is locked with a code, after obtaining the required unlock code, you enter it on your phone and the unlocking is completed instantly. In the second method (mostly for iPhones and devices locked with Tracfone's device unlock app), the unlock status of the phone is updated as "Unlocked" in the appropriate database and the phone connects to the database, it confirms the unlock status and complete unlock.
Unlock Code Method: If your phone is locked by an unlock code, we will obtain required code from carrier or manufacturer databases using your phone's Unique IMEI (serial) number. After your codes are obtained, we will send them to you by e-mail (you can also view the codes on order tracking page). Once you have your code, you will only need to insert your new SIM card, enter the code when prompted and your Tracfone phone will be unlocked instantly.
Unlock App Method: If your phone is locked by database restriction method (via Unlock App by Tracfone), we will update unlock status (as unlocked) in Carrier databases and remove network restriction via our data providers so your phone will accept any SIM card from any compatible provider. Once you got unlock confirmation, you will only need to insert your new SIM card and connect to the internet via Wi-Fi to confirm unlock status. Your phone will connect to your carrier or manufacturer and check these databases to confirm unlock status and complete unlocking.
Apple Iphones: Iphones can be unlocked by carrier or provider database update method only. When you insert a SIM from a different provider, your Tracfone device will connect to carrier/manufacturer database and check for unlock status. To unlock your Iphone, we will update unlock status (as unlocked) in these databases and remove network restriction via our data providers so your Iphone will accept any SIM card from any compatible provider. We will send you an unlock confirmation when database update is done and unlock is completed. You will only need to insert your new SIM card and connect to the internet via Wi-Fi to confirm unlock status. Your Iphone will connect to database and confirm unlock status and complete unlocking.
Phone unlocking is actually a broad topic that covers several different unlocks. This is because phones actually have multiple locks. Different locks such as user lock, sim card lock, screen lock, network lock, account lock are used in a phone. Here we will try to give brief information about them, although this page is specifically for network lock, you can learn about other locks.
SIM card locks: SIM card PIN and SIM Card PUK code are independent of your phone and are stored on your sim card. When you insert the SIM card into another phone, it will be moved to new phone with your SIM card.
Phone User locks: These locks are stored on your phone and can be activated or deactivated by you. You can change or disable the codes of these locks. It is network independent. Examples of these locks are Screen lock, phone user lock. If you forget them, you may need to factory reset your phone.
Network Locks: These locks are set by your provider Tracfone and prevent your phone from working with other networks. Unlock data is kept in provider/manufacturer databases and it is difficult for end users to obtain or update this information without professional support. Mostly Tracfone network unlock code is required to unlock. When you insert another sim card into your phone, you may usually be asked to enter one of the following codes.
We can provide Network unlock code you will need to unlock your phone. Fill in the form above, choose the appropriate service and place your order. We can unlock your phone by providing the required code.
Iphones may not ask you to enter unlock code. When you insert another sim card into your phone, you may usually get following message:
Iphones can be unlocked by Carrier/Provider database update method only. When you Insert a SIM from a different provider, your Tracfone phone will connect to their databases to check unlock status. To unlock your Iphone, we will update unlock status (as unlocked) in these databases and remove restriction so your Iphone will confirm unlock status and accept any SIM from other providers.
Unlocking instruction is generally the same for most phones. Rarely, some brands may require specific commands. Here we tried to give general instructions for popular brands. For more detailed information, you can visit the help page.
By Unlock Code: If Your Tracfone phone asks you to enter a Network Unlock Code (also known as Network Unlock Key or Network Unlock Pin), enter the code you recieved and that will remove network (carrier or provider) restriction and unlock your Tracfone device to other provider networks.
Tracfone Unlock App: Phones that are locked with Tracfone's 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 manufacturer/carrier databases). 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 in the email to complete unlocking.
Samsung Phones: Most samsung phones ask for sim network unlock pin. However, some carriers may also activate the service provider code or region code. We have unlock services that provides Samsung Region unlock code or service provider code. If your phone asks you to enter any of these codes, you can choose the service that provides the region code or provider code, during the order.
If you enter the wrong unlock code many times on Samsung phones, your phone's unlock counter will be reset and may no longer allow you to enter any codes. In this case, you may receive a "Phone freeze" message on your phone and MCK (Master Reset Key, also known as unfreeze code) is required for successful unlock. We have services that provide MCK (Unfreeze) Code. If you need this code, you can choose the appropriate service.
Once you have required code for your phone, all you have to do is enter it on your phone's keypad when your phone asks for it and your phone will be unlocked permenantly. It's all that simple and easy.
Apple Iphones: It is simple to unlock your Tracfone Iphone using unlocking service. 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. Your Tracfone will connect to the manufacturer/carrier database to confirm unlock status. You don't need to do anything, your phone will complete unlocking automatically. Update to latest IOS may be required if your Iphone's OS is not updated to date. If you have any questions or having any difficulties, please don't hesitate to contact us.
LG Phones: Most LG phones ask for sim unlock key code. However, some carriers may also activate the service provider code. Once you have your code, enter it when prompted and your phone will be unlocked instantly
Other Phones: Most mobile phones from Alcatel, Nokia, Moto, Zte .etc will ask for network unlock code for your phone. Altough you may see different terms such as Network Unlock Key, Sim Unlock Key, SIM Network Unlock Pin, Actually, they all mean the same and refer to the network unlock code. All you need to do it to type unlock code on your phone's keypad when prompted and your phone will be unlocked instanty.
Unlocking your phone is a very simple process. It does not require technical knowledge or skills. Most of the time, entering unlock code or connecting to the internet via Wi-Fi is enough to complete unlocking.
If you have any questions or anything to ask, please do not hesitate to contact us.