More Than 1 Million iPhones Unlocked, Says Analysts
Analysts describe the number of unlocked iPhones as “astounding”
AppleÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s iPhone was arguably the hottest piece of consumer electronic for 2007. Those who purchased iPhones were expected to activate new contracts on exclusive wireless networks in the U.S. and parts of Europe. This proved difficult for those who desperately wanted iPhones, but were either unwilling or unable to commit with AT&T Ã¢â‚¬â€œ such as those who live outside of the officially supported territories.
Such restrictions have led savvy cell phone enthusiasts to acquire iPhone hardware, but evade the attached contract. Those who wish to run iPhone have to unlock the mobile before it may run on any outside GSM network.
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