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Samsung Galaxy S5 Unlock Code Outed

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There is good news for anyone who purchased a brand new Samsung Galaxy S5 and who bought the device locked to a carrier and who now wants to unlock their handset. This is thanks to an unlock code that has been outed that allow owners to unlock their device so that they can take it to another carrier.

Of course in the past there were many ways of unlocking your device. However these generally meant that you had to pay to get the device unlocked. Now the Samsung Galaxy S5 unlock code has been outed it is straight forward and you don’t have to pay out anything.

The unlock code that is outed means that you can unlock your Samsung Galaxy S5 free of charge and then take that device to another carrier to get a better deal on minutes, texts and internet usage. The first thing you have to do is get a new SIM card for the carrier you want to use.

Put the new SIM card into your handset and then turn the Samsung Galaxy S5 back on.

Turn the device off and then turn it back on again and then open the dialpad and then type in *#197328640#.

You should then choose the following [1] UMTS > [1] Debug Screen > [8] Phone Control > [6] Network Lock > Options [3] Perso SHA256 OFF.

You then have to wait for around 30 seconds and you can then choose back, to go back to the main menu.

When you get into the main menu you will see Network Lock and then all you have to do is choose [4] NW Lock NV Data INITIALLIZ.

By now thanks to the unlock code that has been outed you should be left holding the Samsung Galaxy S5 and it should now be unlocked. The code may work with other handsets so give it a try.

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