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01-13-2009, 12:18 PM #1Buy new iPhone from Apple for $300?
So this friend of mine has been boasting how he's got a brand new 3G iPhone for himself and his buddies for $300
His story, buy the phone and call the very next day to AT&T and claim you lost your phone, remove and throw the SIM card and jailbreak it..
I am new to US so don't know if this can be done and he's just inviting trouble.. I'm sure there wuold be a catch
01-13-2009, 12:25 PM #2
I don't think lost phones are covered... How do they just give them away?
01-13-2009, 12:33 PM #3
Each and every phone has a unique serial number called IMEI that is part of the information available during a phone call. T-Mobile knows my IMEI and I assume the others do as well. Be very careful. I don't know if or what they are doing with it, but the info IS available.
01-13-2009, 12:41 PM #4
01-14-2009, 11:33 AM #5
they can tell owhen i had a 2g they told me my tzone will not work on my iphone anymore.
01-14-2009, 03:16 PM #6
Yeah....he's full of crap.
There is no "genius" way to trick Apple and AT&T.....I laugh at all the time spent trying to figure one out.