Tag Archives: SIM

Root: Free HTC First SIM Unlock Now Available

The HTC First is a good little phone. With pure stock Android in a small size with some competent specs, it could please most people. If you want to learn more about it, read our full review! And for rooted users, a simple unlock method has been released. Using the unlock code given inside the phone itself, it is possible to SIM unlock the device… Read more

International 3G Version Of Galaxy Note 8.0 Goes Through FCC

While this is not destined for the US, the 3G version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 has passed through the FCC with the same specs as the WiFi model, but with the added benefit of 3G 800/1900 MHz bands. The 1.6GHz Exynos quad core, 2GB of RAM, 4,600 mAh battery, GPS, and GLONASS remain. And with productivity in mind, it’s definitely a device that will… Read more

HTC Announces Developer Edition Of HTC One For $649

In a move that surprises no one, HTC will go the route of releasing a developer edition of the HTC One instead of releasing a developer friendly device in the first place. You can get this developer phone, which is bootloader and SIM unlocked. for $650. HTC will be releasing this device in limited quantities at the same time as the subsidized versions… Read more

Nexus 7 3G Now Offers T-Mobile SIM With Purchase

The Nexus 7 3G model is a fully unlocked tablet, supporting any GSM carrier SIM card for data. But when you bought a Nexus 7 3G until today, you would get an included AT&T SIM card for quick activation. Now, this does not mean that it is an AT&T device. There is no hardware branding and it is not locked to that carrier, but they included the SIM so you… Read more

HTC DROID DNA Comes SIM Unlocked With GSM Radios

Verizon has been releasing phones with GSM radios for a while. Being a CDMA carrier, their hardware prevented people from traveling with their phone outside of the US. So Verizon started including GSM hardware in their devices, often locked away. They eventually updated the phones to unlock the GSM radios for international travels. The HTC DROID DNA… Read more

Google Offering Nexus 7 3G With AT&T SIM, Still Unlocked

Now that the Nexus 7 3G has been on sale for a while, there is an interesting little change. No longer does it say “Unlocked” about the device. Now it says “Unlocked + AT&T SIM,” meaning it will ship with an AT&T SIM card for no extra charge. While the N7 is also compatible with T-Mobile’s network, throwing an AT&T SIM in there, along with the big AT&T… Read more