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I bought an iphone 4 on ebay and i believe that it is carrier locked with bell mobility. is there any way i can unlock it so that i can get service with verizon?
kwolf
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I bought an iphone 4 on ebay and i believe that it is carrier locked with bell mobility. is there any way i can unlock it so that i can get service with verizon?

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Re: I bought an iphone 4 on ebay and i believe that it is carrier locked with bell mobility. is there any way i can unlock it so that i can get service with verizon?
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We'd love to get you enjoying Verizon services with your recent purchase, kwolf. Typically, the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s devices are not locked. Keep in mind that carriers typically use different frequencies and technologies to provide wireless network access. A device that works on 1 carrier's network may not be technologically compatible with another carrier's network. You can check a Device ID for compatibility at http://vz.to/U2wgl6. You may need to reset the phone http://www.verizonwireless.com/support/knowledge-base-39607/ then restore through iTunes https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201252 if it's compatible.


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Re: I bought an iphone 4 on ebay and i believe that it is carrier locked with bell mobility. is there any way i can unlock it so that i can get service with verizon?
Weth
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That will be up to Bell Mobility, not Verizon. 

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Re: I bought an iphone 4 on ebay and i believe that it is carrier locked with bell mobility. is there any way i can unlock it so that i can get service with verizon?
vzw_customer_support
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We'd love to get you enjoying Verizon services with your recent purchase, kwolf. Typically, the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s devices are not locked. Keep in mind that carriers typically use different frequencies and technologies to provide wireless network access. A device that works on 1 carrier's network may not be technologically compatible with another carrier's network. You can check a Device ID for compatibility at http://vz.to/U2wgl6. You may need to reset the phone http://www.verizonwireless.com/support/knowledge-base-39607/ then restore through iTunes https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201252 if it's compatible.


JenniferH_VZW
Follow us on Twitter @VZWSupport
If my response answered your question please click the �Correct Answer� button under my response. This ensures others can benefit from our conversation. Thanks in advance for your help with this!!
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