Unlocking iPhone 4S to give you the freedom to choose any network.
NO JAILBREAK REQUIRED for GSM iPhone 4S
If you have a iPhone 4S and wish to unlock this and use your choice of network simcard then you have come to the right place.
We are going to Describe the Step by step process of using the Rebel Pro Micro unlock simcard for iPhone 4S GSM Model.
What is a Rebel Unlocking Simcard & its Purpose ?
Activate and unlock your iPhone 4S so that you can use any sim card on your iPhone 4S.
For those of us who have never come accros a Rebel Simcard,also known as sim overlay and Turbo simcard it is a thin flexible printed circuit(FPC) with a very small micro-control unit(MCU) that allows anyone who has an iPhone 4S to use other network carriers/phone operators sim cards on that locked iPhone 4S.
Which Version of the iOS firmware & modem Baseband Does the iPhone 4S Rebel Pro Micro Sim ?
Works on all current versions of iPhone 4S GSM latest iOS and modem firmware basebands Plus Unlock CDMA iPhone 4S* up to 5.0.1 iOS Requires Jailbreak for CDMA iPhone 4S Model Unlocking but not for GSM iPhone 4S Model
However when you order the Rebel Pro Micro sim for iPhone 4S at order time we also ask for your IMEI number and use the apple database to check the carrier the iPhone 4S was Last Activated with. This way we can pre configure a Rebel Micro unlock sim for the 4S for you so that on arrival you don’t have to do all the steps.
We also program for you a Rebel activation simcard with the correct Network code info that iPhone 4S is locked on to so you can use the simple Learn simcard method to copy the info in to the rebel micro unlock sim and should you not possess an original network simcard of the locked iPhone 4S then you can use the Rebel activation smart-card as backup already pre cut to micro size.
The iPhone 4s to be unlocked in question is locked on to the UK Orange network and this guides shows all the methods your can use to configure a Rebel Pro 4S Micro sim to work so it can supports any provider the 4S is locked on to worldwide.
If Your iPhone 4S require Activation Read on or skip to the Next Stage if already Activated
If you dont have the network sim of the iPhone 4S original Network then in the Package we Send you will find the Rebel Activation simcard Smart card already programmed for you with details to activate the 4S.
Simply enter the Rebel Activation smartcard and Proceed with Activating your 4S.
Once activation is complete then proceed to the guide where you can learn this Activation Simcard to your Rebel Micro Unlock turbo simcard or if you have an a real network simcard of the locked iphone 4s then you can proceed with the Learn Stage with that also.
Ready To configure the Rebel 4S Micro Unlock simcard through any of the 3 Methods.
Place the Network simcard on top of the Rebel Micro Unlock Sim for iPhone 4S
Note NO modification required as no need to cut your micro sim.
Insert in to your iPhone 4S with your desired network sim if you
Wish to Do Manual Code entry via Rebel STK Sim application
Wish to choose the network from pre populated networks in the Rebel Sim application.
Should you be using the Learn Mode of the Rebel Pro 4S Sim then you are required to insert a network simcard thats from the same network/or the pre programmed activation simcard we send you with your order in the iphone 4S along with the Rebel 4S Pro Micro sim.
Soon as you plug in the Rebel 4S micro sim with your network sim you will see the Message Below.
should not get this message then power off and on the 4S or use a different network sim.
Wait few moments so you can enter the phone settings page and go back to the home screen and back again to settings and the phone will be highlighted this time and we want to select this.
Click on the Sim application Menu to Find the Rebel 4S config Options STK Menu.
The first method to Configure rebel 4S unlock sim is through the Built in Network List where network code and no simcard from those networks are required and you only have to select the network from the list to complete configuration and restart your 4S to get signal.
Configure your rebel 4S unlock sim using a real network sim from the iphone 4s locked network or using the activation sim that comes pre programmed for you with when you order direct from from www.rebelsimcard.com
This the most easiest way to configure the 4S card. You only need a network simcard or the Rebel activation that comes pre programmed with your package.
Insert the real network sim or the rebel activation with the rebel 4s pro unlock sim and in the Rebel sim application select the Learn Sim.
Soon as you Select Learn sim the message will pop up to let you know the network code from the simcard has been copied and the rebel card configured.
Now simply insert the other network sim you wished to use with the correctly configured rebel 4s unlock card.
How to Edit part of the IMSI Manually to Unlock iphone 4S using Rebel micro sim for 4S
23433 is the MCC & MNC for the Locked iPhone 4S in this example
08 29 43 33 02 xx xx means any numbers can be entered here
Above is example of the uk orange MCC & MNC 08 29 43 33
How to Program the ICCID Note required to be changed up to 5.1 IOS added for future use or if we find a HACK Like SAM without Jailbreak Agian.
Now When you power up the Rebel 4S micro sim with your desired network sim you wish to use go to the settings page where you can see whats going on better.
In the About Page you will see the network name change to Three as thats the network simcard we have placed with rebel 4s Micro sim in the iPhone 4S locked on to Orange UK. The iPhone 4S is tricked is tricked to believe a valid simcard from orange is in it so it thinks all is fine. When the About page loads up the ICCID then you know network is coming very soon now.
You will see the signal come up and your ready for calls and sms on 2G & 3G networks.
Note some network Auto Detect and dont need to add APN however if you do this how to change them using the Rebel iPhone APN Settings FREE Service.
You now have a iPhone 4S Activated & Unlocked with Data on iOS 5.1 and below.