1. lmspurchase's Avatar
    Any way to change this / remove / transfer the branding version on a 9100? The replacement phone I bought recently is technically "unlocked" and is the specific model phone that I was looking for. However, due to the "branding version" the phone only allows traffic on bands 1, 4, and 8. If I want to use it on my current provider (AT&T) I need a different branding version for bands 1, 2, 5, and 6/19). I have two old 9100s that I have been using for parts which have a branding version for Vodaphone-UK and one for Cingular. Both have the firmware imprint for those bands. I tried "switch devices" in the BB Desktop software which doesn't transfer that little gem and haven't been able to find a way to do it in BBSAK either. Am I missing something obvious? Please help? Thanks!
    11-05-13 03:26 PM
  2. BigBadWulf's Avatar
    The branding is hard flashed, and impossible to change.
    11-05-13 03:39 PM
  3. lmspurchase's Avatar
    So there is no way to change the bands your phone operates on? Any other work around?
    11-06-13 02:48 PM
  4. BigBadWulf's Avatar
    Sell it and buy one with the right bands.

    Other than that, no.
    lmspurchase likes this.
    11-06-13 03:19 PM

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