How to sim unlock iPhone or iPad
using our official IMEI-based method
Step 1: Submit your IMEI
With our direct connection to all the manufacturer databases, we instantly detect your phone model and network using just your IMEI number. No other unlock company can do this.
Step 2: We whitelist your IMEI
We mark your IMEI as unlocked in your manufacturer's database which is then synced with your network. This typically takes a few hours. You can continue to use your phone as normal during this time.
Step 3: Unlock your phone
We'll then email you to inform you that phone is unlocked - some manufacturers such as Samsung will require you to enter a code whilst others such as Apple will unlock immediately over-the-air using your Wifi or mobile data connection.
All of our unlocking services are Official iPhone Unlocks - meaning they are permanent, and both fully approved by your network and Apple. Your AppleCare warranty remains fully valid. For your peace of mind, we offer a 100% money back guarantee if we can not unlock your iPhone.
Why use IMEINow.com?
- Most importantly - we have direct connections with all the manufacturer and network databases. With us - you simply enter your IMEI and we instantly know everything about your device, and because of this direct database connection it also means our unlocks are usually done instantly - whereas other companies will have to deal via much slower manual methods. Other unlocking companies will have to you what make, model and network you have even if you provide your IMEI number. Why don't they know this? Because they are middle men. Avoid companies like this.
- Your iPhone will be unlocked automatically Over-The-Air, simply connect it to a Wifi network (Available for iOS 7, iOS 8, iOS 13, iOS 14, iOS 15, iOS 16 or higher, iOS 6 or lower should be unlocked by iTunes)
- All features such as: Messages, Facetime, 3G, 4G, 5G, Wifi, Contacts, Phone... work perfectly 100%. Your phone functions exactly as an unlocked phone purchased from an Apple Store, instead of a carrier-subsidised device.
- You are free to upgrade iOS, restore or sync with iTunes without ever worrying about getting relocked in the future.
- Your iPhone IMEI number (Identification number of iPhone) will be marked as "SIM-FREE" in Apple's activation database.
- AppleCare warranty is unaffected
- We offer 100% money back if we can't unlock your iPhone for any reason.
- Our prices are usually the lowest in the industry - if someone else is offering cheaper, please let us know and we can match the price.
Our official unlocks will never get relocked because it unlocks your iPhone by whitelisting your IMEI from Apple's database. But some other companies use a "hacking" method to unlock your iPhone using jailbreaks, claiming to unlock ALL MODELS - ALL iPhones! Of course, they will never refund you if your iPhone get relocked.
Our official unlocks will never get relocked because they unlock your iPhone by whitelisting your IMEI in Apple's database and sync it with your network.
Our services are 100% legitimate and official IMEI-based method supporting iPhone 13/Pro/Max/Mini, iPhone 12/Pro/Max/Mini, iPhone 11/Pro/Max, iPhone SE (2020), iPhone XS (Max), iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8 (Plus), iPhone 7, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6 (plus) - iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4...