Unlock iPhone 13 mini Handset!
How to Network Unlock Your New iPhone 13 mini?
To Network unlock your iPhone 13 mini it first depends on whether you purchased it on a post-paid or prepaid account and if you paid it in full or on a finance plan. If you purchased your iPhone 13 mini from one of the top four carriers in the U.S., you will need to go through that carrier to have the phone unlocked. Each carrier has its own process and criteria to sim unlock the iPhone 13 mini.
For example, T-Mobile and AT&T require the phone to be “active” for a period of time (usually 90 days), while Verizon only requires it to be active for 30 days. You can learn more about each carrier's criteria by calling their customer service hotline. Here are the numbers to call for AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile: AT&T: 1-800-331-0500 Verizon: 1-800-716-0031 Sprint: 1-800-922-0208 T-Mobile:1-800-331-3472. Consult your carrier's website for additional information.
If you don't meet the carrier's conditions it is still possible to network unlock your iPhone 13 mini using SafeUnlockCode unlocking services.
Can I use a third-party site to unlock my iPhone 13 mini device?
Yes you can use a third-party website such as SafeUnlockCode.com to network unlock your iPhone 13 mini. Simply submit your order on the website, make the payment and wait for the processing time to be completed. Once the order is completed your iPhone 13 will work with sim cards from all network providers.
How long does it take to Unlock an iPhone 13 mini using SafeUnlockCode unlock services?
Processing time for network unlocking the iPhone 13 typically takes 1 to 3 days for most countries. However the actual wait time or processing time to remove the network lock on an iPhone depends on a few factors. For off-contract and non financed iPhones, the process will be relatively faster. For Financed iPhones it may take longer. Additionally, the processing time will differ based on the network provider that sold the phone. AT&T financed iPhones may take several weeks to Unlock whereas a Verizon Financed iPhone will typically only take 1 to 2 business days to unlock once the order has been received. Specific wait times will vary on a case by case basis. The estimated wait time to process your iPhone 13 unlock will be mentioned along with the price prior to checkout.
I want to buy an iPhone 13 mini on Facebook Marketplace, how can I be sure it’s unlocked?
You can know if the iPhone 13 is locked if you are getting the sim not supported error when inserting a new SIM card. If you have not seen the iPhone 13 mini physically yet, the you can check if the iPhone lock status using the IMEI number. Simply dial *#06# on your iPhone 13 and you will get the IMEI number. With the IMEI number, you can use online IMEI Check tools which can tell you not only if your iPhone is network locked but also if it is iCloud locked / Activation locked and Blacklisted for being reported lost or stolen. It is advised to contact the seller and get the IMEI number from them. You can find the seller's contact information in their profile which is usually located at the top of their description page.
Do I need an unlocked iPhone 13 mini to travel internationally?
Yes you will need an unlocked iPhone 13 mini to be able to use a SIM card from a different country. If your iPhone 13 mini is not unlocked you would get a sim not supported error as soon as you insert the foreign sim card. Alternatively, you can use your old sim card and sign up with a roaming plan or roaming add-on with your network provider. This option is usually much more expensive then using a local sim card. Check with your provider for options and plan details.
Previously not all iPhones were compatible internationally however with the iPhone 6S, iPhone 7, iPhone 8, iPhone X, iPhone 11, iPhone 12 and now the new iPhone 13 mini they are made fully compatible with networks worldwide including GSM, CDMA, HSPA, LTE and 5G networks. For example, if you have an unlocked GSM iPhone 6 and you take it to Spain, you should be able to make calls and use data with no problems. However, if you take your unlocked GSM iPhone 6 to China you will not be able to connect to a network at all. Why? Because China uses a different technology called CDMA to create their networks. Therefore, even if your phone is “unlocked” it will not be able to access the Chinese network. Prior to the iPhone 6S, GSM Only iPhones could not work on CDMA networks however now all newer iPhones models, including the iPhone 13 mini come with both GSM and CDMA capabilities.
How much does it cost to unlock an iPhone 13 mini?
iPhone 13 mini Unlocking costs can range from $5 to as much as $200 in some cases. The cost of unlocking an iPhone 13 mini can also be free if the phone is paid off and off-contract and used on the original provider for a certain duration. Each provider has its own requirements before they will unlock your iPhone.There are several different ways you can go about getting your iPhone 13 mini unlocked. The first way is to call your network provider and have them do it for you. This is often the cheapest option however it only works if you meet all the carriers' eligibility requirements first. If you want to use this option, simply call your carrier and tell them you would like your phone unlocked. You'll be asked to provide them with some information including your name and address as well as the serial number or IMEI number of your iPhone 13 mini. Once they have all this info, they will send you the confirmation that your iPhone 13 mini has been unlocked.
If I am deployed in the Military can I get my iPhone 13 mini unlocked for free?
Yes, you can get your iPhone 13 mini unlocked for free if you are serving in the military. each network provider will have its own unlock conditions. In many cases, providers like AT&T have written in their unlock conditions that those serving in the military are exempt from such conditions. In that case contact your carrier and provide to them you are deployed and they will often unlock your phone for free.
- Make sure you have the latest official version of iTunes.
- Use an invalid SIM card when connecting to iTunes.
- Have iTunes detect your device.
- Disconnect device and rejoin after 10 seconds
- Your iPhone 13 mini is now unlocked!
How to Unlock iPhone 13 mini Phone - Tutorial!
How to fix "SIM NOT Supported" error on iPhone 13 mini
If your iPhone 13 mini is showing the sim not supported error and is not getting connected to their carrier's network even though the SIM card is inserted properly then this means your iPhone 13 mini is network locked. This error message is very common when your phone is locked with the original network provider that sold the iOS device. The solution is simple and only takes a few minutes.
In this situation, all you need to do is contact the original network provider that sold you the phone to request network unlocking. Once unlocked the sim not supported error will disappear automatically. Afterwards you will be able to use the phone with the new SIM card and connect to the networks of your choice.
Here is an example:
Original Network Provider: ATT
Locked Status: Locked by Original Network Provider
Network Type: GSM
Phone Model: iPhone 13 mini
Error Message: Sim Not Supported
Solution: If you own an iPhone 13 mini, you should contact the original network provider that sold it to you (ATT).
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