How do I check when my AT&T contract ends?

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AT&T has finally deigned to unlock iPhones that are out of contract — but how do you know if you're off contract or not? If you were wondering how do I check when my AT&T contract ends, follow this short guide. If you're on an iPhone 4 or 4S, the chances are you're on contract — unless you bought it unsubsidized. To find out the day your contract ends, head over to AT&T's My Profile page, and it'll show you the date. I got my iPhone 4 on launch day, so my contract expires 06/24/2012  — which I imagine is the same for a lot of our readers. If you picked up an iPhone 4S on launch day, your contract will expire on 10/07/2013, and anyone with an older iPhone is most likely off contract. If you're stuck on the contract, and … [Read more...]

AT&T Will Unlock Your Out Of Contract iPhone Starting This Sunday

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According to Engadget, AT&T will undergo a shift in policy with regards to unlocking out of contract iPhones. Their source says that starting Sunday, customers with an account that is both in good standing and out of contract will be able to request a carrier unlock code for their iPhone. This means that your iPhone could be used with any microSIM card. One would think this would apply to your old iPhone, so it might be time to dust off that iPhone 3GS or whatever lurks in your desk drawer. Free iPhone unlocks for everyone! An AT&T representative wouldn't confirm nor deny this report, other than to say that "a policy change concerning iPhones" would happen this Sunday. UPDATE: AT&T has issued the following statement to … [Read more...]