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Thu, Aug 30, 2018 1:04 PM

iPhone 5 Unlock

I am wanting to network unlock an eligible AT&T iPhone. I will be using a Swedish SIM card with the company Halebop. The phone number associated with this phone is now being used for a newer iPhone.

 

By going through the network unlock process with AT&T with the old phone, will that interfere with the phone number in use on the newer phone? 

 

I know this is a specific question... any help would be really appreciated. 

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2 years ago

Hi @MSCHARF77

 

Unlocking the old phone shouldn't affect the newer phone at all. If the phone has been switched to another device (and hence, a different IMEI), there's no longer any connection. Hope this helps clarify. Thanks for reaching out!

 

Darais, AT&T Community Specialist

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