Some LG mobile phones are locked to a specific carrier network and those particular phones cease to function when you try another network`s SIM on them. So, if you want to switch your network temporarily or even permanently on a locked LG phone, you would first need to unlock that cellular phone. If you have your service provider code (SPC), then you can even do this for free. To accomplish this, follow these steps:
- Visit the webpage that has been listed under the resources with the “original” SIM card of the locked phone
- Locate the unlock code for your LG model from the list
- Put the SIM of your desired network and enter the unlock code
Unlocking your LG phone via IMEI number
However, in most cases you may not have access to your SPC or to the original SIM card. In such a case, you’ll be required to pay a minimal fee to the online store providing mobile phone unlocking facility or to a local specialist. The procedure to unlock different LG mobiles may vary from one mobile to another. Let’s have a look at the process of unlocking some top LG phones. We’ll be talking about unlocking LG mobiles through IMEI number.
Unlocking LG Optimus 4G LTE
You can now unlock LG Optimus 4G LTE through a simple procedure; a lot of mobile phone unlocking companies offer unlock codes for LG mobiles. One of these procedures is to dial *#06# from your phone. In a few minutes you will receive an IMEI number, a 15 to 16 digit long code. On entering the received code on your LG Optimus 4G LTE, your phone wills automatically get unlocked.
Unlocking LG Optimus Hub
If you want to unlock LG Optimus Hub via IMEI, you would again be required to dial *#06# to get the IMEI number of your phone. If you choose online cell phone unlocking company, you’ve to send them the IMEI number. After paying the unlocking price, you’ll get LG Optimus Hub unlock code. Congrats, your mobile phone now can be used on any network.
Unlocking LG Jil Sander
If you look to unlock LG Jil Sander through IMEI number, you can again get it done by paying to the online phone unlocking company. The same process can be followed to unlock any LG mobile. However, if you don`t want to carry out the process yourself, you can also contact customer service center of the company dealing with unlocking LG phones. But in this case, you’ve to pay more.
You can also get your LG mobile phone unlocked from a local shop providing LG phone unlocking services. However, go for it only if you know the guy at the local mobile shop is an expert. The most advisable thing is to purchase the unlock code from an online mobile phone unlocking company, as it is fast and convenient way. You can also contact to their customer support to unlock your phone if you find some difficulty in the phone unlocking process.
Unlocking your LG phone is a quiet simple process just by paying a minimal amount you can avoid the hassle that would otherwise make the process quiet complex.