What is an R-SIM for Unlocking Smart Phones?
R-sim is a thin chip (about 0.2 mm) that is inserted along with your SIM card into your Smartphone/iPhone and is configured in such a way that the phone thinks that it works with the SIM card of the native carrier under which the phone was locked. Ok, that’s all I need to know. How can I get an R-SIM? You can get an R-SIM here.
Once you’ve installed an R-SIM, you can use all the native functions of the phone: calls, Internet LTE, SMS, etc. The advantages of R-SIM are that it is an inexpensive unlocking method that works with any carrier, is easy to configure and allows you to use a locked smartphone/iPhone like an unlocked device.
An R-SIM will help unlock various smartphones, iPhones (Unlock iPhone) 4s, 5, 5s, 5c, 6, 6 plus, 6s, 6s plus, 7, 7 plus, 8, 8+, X, Xr, Xs, Xs max, 11, 11 pros, 11 pro max, 12, 12 pros, 12 pro max, 12 mini, 13, 13 pro, 13 pro max from many carriers (there are more than two hundred of them in the world), such as Sprint, T-mobile, AT&T, Verizon, Tracfone, Mint, Visible, Straight Talk, Virgin, Red Pocket, Ting, Cricket, AU KDDI, VODAFONE, O2, US GSM / WZV, SoftBank, Docomo, Bell, Fido, Rogers, Telus, UK 3, Orange, GCI, Claro, and several others. iPhone unlocking is possible on the latest firmware version (including IOS 15). This may also be a good option if you are traveling internationally and need to pop in a local SIM in your locked phone.
Ok! This all sounds great. How do I get an R-SIM? Check out R-SIM listings on eBay!
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