1. pantanda's Avatar
    If it's locked through AT&T, I need to have the AT&T SIM card in the phone when unlocking it?

    No threads/posts really say that and I can't believe that when selling them, the seller would give away their SIM card when they would probably need it for their own new phone.

    This is what the AT&T lady told me when she gave me the unlock code. If this is true, how much are the SIM cards, I'll have to go buy one as I don't know anyone with AT&T services.
    05-28-09 10:03 AM
  2. Pilot Prop's Avatar
    your best bet is to contact the closest at&t store, they have sims on deck and i think they're about $30 if im not mistaken
    05-28-09 10:08 AM
  3. Reed McLay's Avatar
    Unlocking does not require a SIM card, I have unlocked my Curve without one.
    05-28-09 10:10 AM
  4. iamtim's Avatar
    I unlocked three BBs without having SIM cards in any of them. Granted, they were T-Mobile BBs, but I don't think that would matter. *shrug*
    05-28-09 10:15 AM
  5. pantanda's Avatar
    Even the online directions to unlock a phone say to insert the SIM card. It just doesn't say which one.
    05-28-09 10:48 AM
  6. waldog's Avatar
    I don't see why you need a ATT sim. But if you do. Go to a ATT store, find a salesman and say something like "i bought this phone and don't think it's getting a signal, can I try one of your sim cards to make sure?" Then unlock it right there on the spot. To bad you're not close to me. I have a sim card from every carrier almost.
    05-28-09 12:08 PM
  7. pantanda's Avatar
    I actually just found out my sister has AT&T. I thought she had Verizon. If it doesn't work I'll have to run over to her house.

    05-28-09 12:48 PM