Yes, I got the G1 the day it was launched in the UK. Swapped it for HTC Desire when that was launched. Now have a Galaxy S4.

Anyway, I moved away from T-Mobile without removing the G1's network lock (because I was using the Desire then). Lately, I've been experimenting a bit and would like to use the G1 for some things.

How can I unlock it?

  • go back to the original mobile provider where you got the G1 from and ask for the unlock code (charges may apply) – t0mm13b Jun 8 '13 at 0:59
  • @t0mm13b Thanks, but I was looking for a more technical, DIY answer. – OC2PS Jun 8 '13 at 17:45

HTC starting offering their own free unlock tool online some little while ago in an effort to be more hack-friendly, and the G1 (or Dream) is one of the phones you can unlock with it. Failing that you can also contact HTC support to get the unlock code.

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If you wish you can check with online unlocking service provider called Mobile-Unlocker.com who will help you in unlocking your G1 within 1-2 working days...

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