Posts Tagged ‘Proxy SIM’

[Pre] Baseband Downgrade Tool For Rebel SIM Unlock

The proxy unlock seller of the Rebel SIM has just released a tool to downgrade the Palm Pre’s baseband to re-allow proxy SIM unlocking with their Rebel SIM. Find the manual here. As we don’t have exact information about how the Rebel SIM works we suspect it’s based on the same background as the iPhone […]

[Pre] UK’s O2 Palm Pre Unlocked using RebelSIM?

A video appeared showing that SIM locked Palm Pre’s from the UK seems to have been unlocked using a proxy SIM solution called RebelSIM. There is no further detailed information about if this is a safe unlock like with the proxy SIMs for the first gen iPhones or i RebelSIM cards use IMSI fake IDs. […]

[iPhone] iPhone 3G Unlock “yellowsn0w” on Distribution

… by the iPhone Dev Team. You guys really rock. The unlock tool requires a jailbroken iPhone 3G and either Cydia or the Installer installed to download the unlock program called “yellowsn0w” from the Dev Team’s repository. The tool gets distributed for free. Anyway some code-thieves are obviously already selling it by saying it is […]

[iPhone] Status Report for iPhone 3G Unlock Solutions

Abstract There have been rumors about circumventing that annoying SIM lock. As Geohot stated (read here), modifying the 3G baseband will not be an easy task. Because this task still needs to be solved, some guys thought bypassing simlock by using Proxy SIMs might be a good idea for 3G iPhones as well. Differences between […]