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11/30/2010

Where can I buy an unlocked iPhone?

Can anyone suggest me a trustworthy place to buy an unlocked iPhone here in the United States? I would like to use it here with my prepaid T-Mobile without getting tied down to an AT&T contract and also in Russia and in China. I don't need the latest model, iPhone 3G or even older would work, something preferably for less than $200.
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12/22/2010

The unlocked part is easy

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The phone can be bought from ebay, which is safe they guarantee your purchase (read up on their policies) http://shop.ebay.com/?_from=R40&_trksid=p5197.m570.l1311&_nkw=unlocked+iphone+3gs&_sacat=See-All-Categories
the problematic part would be to actually find it within your price range (in good condition), the alternative would be to hack it yourself which goes entirely into another question (*hint hint) in which case you can save your self a couple of bucks. As
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01/09/2011

RE: Unlocked iPhone

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As the previous person noted, finding an unlocked iPhone at your price point is pretty tough, even on EBay. If you can possibly manage, it, though, I would suggest that you spend the extra $$ to get one that is already unlocked and jailbroken from a seller with excellent feedback, and ask lots of questions before making a purchase to be sure that the phone is going to do what you need. Sellers with lots of experience with these devices should be willing to answer... more
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05/23/2013

Unlocked iPhone

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Unlocked i Phones are very  expensive. Locked iPhone cost is low. So, i would suggest you to buy locked iPhone and get Remote unlocking service from any of the online service providers like http://www.simpleunlocking.com/apple-iphone/rs16wp9/  to unlock it and use your iPhone for any other GSM networks independently.
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