1. corvairbob's Avatar
    i have 4 metropcs phones and all of them have an icon that says device unlock. so i tap the icon and it says permanent unlock. i tap it and it whirly gigs and then it says unlock failed but under that is says unlock approved mobile device is permanently unlocked.

    so is it unlocked or not being there are conflicting statements here on the same page? any ideas? thanks
    01-20-2018 01:15 PM
  2. Rukbat's Avatar
    Put in a SIM that's not MetroPCS, T-Mobile or any of T-Mobile's MVNOs (MetroPCS is one). If the phone doesn't ask you for an unlock code, it's unlocked. If it does, it's still locked.
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    01-20-2018 03:20 PM

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