Thursday, January 17, 2013

How to check carrier network lock status on your Samsung Galaxy S, S2 and S3 cellphone

Exactly same cellphone handsets are available in market as an carrier-locked contract bound device and as an fully unlocked sim-lock free version. If you like to know the lock status of your Samsung Galaxy S, Galaxy S2 or Galaxy S3 - just type-in the "special secret code" as demonstrated ahead.
Network Locked

The special-code *#7465625# or *#SIMLOCK# to display various lock status information, works on all Samsung Galaxy cellphones and should also work on other Samsung Android handsets.
Samsung Sim Lock Status Code
The result will be this, displaying all the relevant lock status in-effect with that device.


  1. Good information.There is another easy way to check the carrier network lock status on your Samsung Galaxy S, S2 and S3 cellphone.

    Switch on your mobile phone with a sim card from a network other than the network you are currently with. If you are able to use the phone, you can be sure that your phone is not locked. If your phone displays an error message saying "Wrong sim" or "Incorrect sim" or "Emergency calls only", etc., then your phone is probably locked.

    To remove the lock use unlock code.It is the safe and easy method.You can get this code get this code at reasonable cost from with easy step by step unlocking instructions.This is the fast and permanent unlocking method.