Ask TeenTechBlog: What Does “Unlocked” and “Jailbroken” Mean? December 2, 2009Posted by Eli Blumenthal in : Apple, Ask TeenTechBlog, Cell Phones , 7comments
Ask TeenTechBlog is where we try to answer your questions on technology– from computer problems, to cell phone questions and everything in between.
What does it mean to “unlock” your iPhone?
Here’s a question we’ve been getting a lot lately: “if I unlock my iPhone will it work for Verizon/Sprint? It should, right, because it’s unlocked?” Sorry anxious reader, just because your iPhone is unlocked doesn’t mean it will work for you on Verizon and Sprint.
Let me explain.