Unlock iPhone 5
For Any Network
Unlock all Networks, Manufacturers, and Models for any Sim Card using MobileUnlocks
Tell Us About Your Phone
Select the network the phone is locked to, and give us your IMEI number. We'll instantly detect your model thanks to our manufacturer connections.
Start the Process
Enter your email address and name so we can communicate with you and make payment using Credit/Debit card or Apple Pay. We'll auto-correct your network if you made a mistake and check to see if the phone is lost/stolen.
Phone is Unlocked
Almost all of our unlocks are done within 15 minutes. We'll send your unlock code and instructions to your email. Apple devices are unlocked with no code needed - simply pop in another sim when its ready!
Our fast, legal and Apple-sanctioned iPhone 5 unlocking service is compatible with all versions of iOS, up to and including the latest version of iOS 16.
Having made payment, your IMEI will be marked as whitelisted in Apple’s IMEI database, giving you a permanent official unlock, with no risk of voiding your warranty and always allowing you to update to the latest version of iOS.
Your unlock is delivered remotely “Over-The-Air” using either WiFi or cellular connectivity, with no need to connect your iPhone 5 to a computer or to restart your device. You can continue to use your iPhone 5 as normal, with no interruption to service. Once you receive the SMS from us that your iPhone 5 is unlocked, you are then free to place any sim in the device.
MobileUnlocks has a 100% success rate for all iPhone 5 handsets including yours.
Why Unlock your Phone with MobileUnlocks?
Mainly because it's easy and fast - we deliver most unlocks within 15 minutes. And we have native English speaking customer support staff to help you if you get stuck!
We only need your IMEI number, which you can obtain by dialling *#06# on your phone keypad.
An easy, safe and fully legal unlocking service done from home
Our unlocking service is completely legal which means it will not affect your phone warranty. Your phone will function as if it was purchased factory unlocked.
Manufacturer and network approved unlocking method
We have direct connections to all the major manufacturers and networks, giving you a permanent unlock, unaffected by future software updates. Your phone will remain unlocked to all networks.
Fast and affordable
Unlock most phones in 15 minutes, and save money by changing network or avoiding roaming charges when you travel abroad by being able to use a local sim card.
Increased value of your phone
An unlocked phone is worth more than a locked one, meaning you can sell your phone for a higher price if you decide to change models in the future, as well as easily gift your unlocked phone to a friend or family member who is on a different network.
Live order tracking service
Whilst most of our unlocks only take 15 minutes, we give you full updates including details of your checks, blacklist status, contract status, and more in the tracking area.
Why is MobileUnlocks the best unlocking service?
MobileUnlocks remote IMEI unlocking service is the best place to get your phone unlocked for any network worldwide.
Fast and easy with outstanding customer service.
The majority of our phone unlocks take less than 15 minutes. Combined with our live order tracking where you will find a full breakdown of your phone's eligibility, contract status, blacklist status and more, as well as our 24 hour customer service team
Completely remote SIM unlocking - all done from home.
iPhone Unlocks are instant and you can swap the sim card without doing anything further. Other manufacturer unlocks are delivered via a code to type into your phone. Your phone stays with you during the whole process and your contract remains uninterrupted.
Our unlocks are achieved by whitelisting your phone IMEI in your manufacturer's database to allow for a permanent worldwide unlock that doesn't affect your warranty.
Great value, fast unlocking service.
We offer the fastest, cheapest and most trusted unlocks available on the market - fully manufacturer approved. 100% success rate.
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Frequently Asked Questions
MobileUnlocks is one of the quickest providers of worldwide and cheap unlocks for the iPhone 5. We usually unlock a iPhone 5 instantly, sometimes this can be a little bit longer depending on a few factors. We offer a live tracking service to keep you up to date on progress.
Never. We unlock your iPhone 5 'Over-The-Air' using 3G/4G or WiFi - our method is completely remote. Your iPhone 5 is secure during the whole process and there will be no interruptions to your service. Tracking is available throughout the unlock process and you are notified via SMS and Email when your handset is unlocked.
Unlocking with IMEI is the official and safest method to unlock your iPhone 5 and is done remotely from the comfort of your own home. A software unlock for iPhones is another solution, but will always invalidate your warranty, you'll have to download some complicated software, and then you won't be able to update your iPhone.
Unlocking with us is super fast - just provide us with your 15 digit IMEI number (Dial *#06# on your iPhone 5) and the network your handset is locked to, our system will automatically process your device by remotely identifying it and requesting an official manufacturer unlock.
Easy! Just use our IMEI Network Check tool. MobileUnlocks provides a cheap and easy IMEI network check, this identifies your current network/carrier provider. Don't worry though - if you make a mistake when ordering an unlock, we'll auto-correct any mistakes free of charge (unlike the competition, check their terms and conditions!).
Absolutely, even if your iPhone 5 is under contract with a network provider. There may be an additional price to pay if the phone is brand new and you've only owned it for a very short time.