The only way to learn if your iPhone requires an Unlock in order to use it worldwide is through a Check IMEI Apple Service. This service will inform you if your iPhone is ready to use different SIM-Card than the Mobile Network that was originally activated or if it is blocked.
It may seem simple enough, but only a Check IMEI Apple Service is able to provide you such information. The reason to seek for that kind of service is that travelling abroad or changing between any mobile network you wish can only happen if an iPhone is unlocked.
Check IMEI Apple Service – What information will I get?
The Check IMEI Apple Service is supported by IMEI-Index.com, so I will list you all the available information that we will provide you:
iPhone’s SIM-Lock Status (Locked or Unlocked)
Mobile Network Identification (Activated-Network and Lock-Network)
iPhone’s Blacklist Status (Lost, Stolen, In-Contract or Pending Contract Bills)
iPhone’s IMEI/Serial Replacement Check (If it still uses the original IMEI/Serial numbers)
iCloud/Find My iPhone Status (ON or OFF or iCloud Locked)
iPhone’s Warranty Status (Service and Telephone Coverage)
General Information (iPhone’s Age, Model, Color, Production Week and more)
Hardware Information (CPU, RAM, Screen, and more)
Unlocking Recommendation (Which Service to use in case of a Locked iPhone)
As you can see, this is a complete Check IMEI Apple Service with all the available information for your iPhone. You only need to know your iPhone’s IMEI number and order the IMEI Check options you wish.
Explanation of IMEI-Index.com’s Check IMEI Apple Services
All the above options include some basic iPhone’s details (General Information).
The SIM-Lock status of the Check IMEI Apple Service will inform you if your iPhone is Locked or Unlocked. It will not inform you (In case of a Locked-Status) in which Mobile Network it is locked. Ideal for recently Officially Unlocked iPhones, which will inform you if the Unlock was successful. Highly recommended before buying an iPhone.
It will inform you in which Mobile Network your iPhone is activated and if that Network has locked your iPhone. You will also receive a suggestion to trusted and verified IMEI Unlock provider which supports your Network. Highly recommended before buying an iPhone.
The Blacklist status of the Check IMEI Apple Service will inform you if your iPhone has been reported as Lost or Stolen, and also if it is has pending contract bills. It is a very important check, because by purchasing a Blacklisted iPhone, the chances to unlock it become thinner and more expensive. Ideal for purchasing Second-Hand iPhone from online shops (like eBay, Amazon and Craigslist).
IMEI/Serial Replacement Check:
In some occasions, iRepair shops will try to change the IMEI and the Serial Number of an iPhone, in order to make it “appear” as Unlocked or NOT Blacklisted. This check, will inform you if that iPhone has a replaced IMEI/Serial number, which of them is currently active and if any previous IMEI/Serial numbers have been Blacklisted. Also ideal for Second-Hand iPhones.
iCloud/Find my iPhone Check IMEI Apple Service:
It will show you if the Find My iPhone feature is ON or OFF and it your iPhone has an iCloud Lock. It is highly recommended to combine the Blacklist Status Check with the iCloud/Fing My iPhone Check, because the combination of a Blacklisted and iCloud Locked iPhone, will make this iPhone unusable.
Based on the Purchase Date (Which is included on the General Information), we can calculate if your iPhone still has Service and Telephone Coverage. Also, you will be informed if the AppleCare feature is enabled, which means extra Service and Telephone Coverage.
Hardware and General Information:
This check is very straightforward. You will receive all available information about your iPhone, from the Age of your iPhone to your screen size and your iPhone’s weight. This check is included to all of our IMEI Check Reports.
Accurate and Fast Check IMEI Apple Service
The only way to achieve 100% Accurate and Fast results, is to get those information straight from Apple’s GSX databases. This is the only place that contains all those information for ALL active iPhones in the world.
You can only access that database if you are Apple certified and this is what IMEI-Index.com is.
Our direct access in Apple’s GSX database with the combination of our automated script, will guarantee you the fastest and most accurate Check IMEI Apple Services.
Based on your situation, you can choose between our Check IMEI Apple Services, but for Second-Hand iPhones through online stores, we highly recommend to make a full IMEI Check.
It is like purchasing a used car, you need to make a full check to it before purchasing it!