Samsung Galaxy S5 Unlock Code Is Revealed

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If you bought the locked version of the Samsung Galaxy S5 there is good news if you wish to unlock the handset. An unlock code has been doing the rounds and this means that people can unlock their handset to take it to another carrier.

We have heard about plenty of ways of unlocking your handset in the past but often it meant paying out money. The Samsung Galaxy S5 unlock code means that you can unlock your Samsung Galaxy S5 in your own home and for free.

The unlock code for the Samsung Galaxy S5 means that you can take your device to any carrier offering the best deal. First choose your carrier and get a new SIM code and then check the following.

Turn your device off and put the new SIM card into the phone. You can then open up the dial pad and enter *#197328640#.

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

You then have to wait for 30 seconds and you can head to the main menu on your handset.

When you get back into the main menu you see Network Lock and then choose [4] NW Lock NV Data INITIALLIZ.

You should now be holding an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S5 and you will be able to use it with any carrier in the future. The unlock code is also said to work with other Samsung handsets so you may wish to check it out.

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