How to access the hidden menu on your LG so you can unlock it

31 August, 2017

A couple of days ago you requested an unlock code for your LG through doctorSIM and it has now arrived in your inbox. In a matter of minutes, you are finally going to be set free from the network you purchased the phone from. Poor coverage, terrible customer service, and expensive phone bills will soon be a distant


Top 5 cell phone unlocking myths busted

20 July, 2017

Normally, releasing a cell phone locked to one network for use on any other compatible GSM network is a straightforward process requiring very little technical knowledge. Let’s be honest, there is nothing complicated about typing in an unlock code or connecting to iTunes if you have an iPhone. Nevertheless, the internet is awash with users


Roam like at home: saying goodbye to roaming surcharges across Europe

14 June, 2017

The day many of us never thought would arrive, is now right around the corner. Returning home to a massive phone bill after a relaxing holiday on the Costa del Sol will soon be a thing of the past. Finally, after a 10-year battle between the European Commission and network providers, mobile phone roaming charges


Send money anywhere in the world with doctorSIM’s top-up services

25 May, 2017

Do you own a prepaid phone that needs topping up or recharging regularly? Or perhaps you need to send money to a friend or relative living abroad? With doctorSIM’s new top-up services you can do both in the blink of an eye. Connected to hundreds of network providers in over 200 countries, you can send


Legally and permanently unlock your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+

16 May, 2017

If you are reading this article you have almost certainly made the decision to part ways with your current network provider and eager to start reaping the benefits of switching your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ to another. It makes perfect sense to own an unlocked cell phone. Who doesn’t want to spend less on their phone


Sign up to doctorSIM’s loyalty program for exclusive discounts and much more

18 April, 2017

If you are unlocking, checking or topping up your cell phone without an account at doctorSIM, you are missing out on all of our incredible deals. Why pay more when you can pay less? Make sure you are getting the very best prices on the market by accumulating credits with My doctorSIM Account and putting them towards


We are celebrating our 10-year anniversary with incredible deals!

7 March, 2017

To celebrate our 10th anniversary, and to say a big thank you to all our customers across the world, starting today, and for the next 10 days, we have slashed our prices up to 45% on all phone check and unlocking services. You no longer have an excuse to remain tied to one network and


Unlock your phone with our guaranteed minimum price initiative

27 February, 2017

At doctorSIM, we pride ourselves on always having the latest services to permanently unlock your phone legally and in the fastest time possible. Not an easy task taking into account the sheer number of phones in circulation and that number growing with the launch of new models almost on a weekly basis. But where we


How to unlock any T-Mobile or MetroPCS Android phone with the Device Unlock App

21 December, 2016

Due to the amount of confusion surrounding how to unlock an Android phone locked to either the T-Mobile or MetroPCS network with the Device Unlock App, we’ve decided to post another article on the subject. This is the only method that works for Alcatel, HTC, Huawei, Kyocera, LG, Motorola, Samsung, Sony, and ZTE devices that do not


How to unlock an iPhone that has been blacklisted or blocked by AT&T

2 December, 2016

The majority of us know a ‘clean’ iPhone can be unlocked from AT&T for use on any other network without any problems, but what if it happens to be blacklisted or blocked. The definition of a blacklisted iPhone is one that has been reported lost, stolen or due to an unpaid bill by the network