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Originally Posted by szr It appears the CDMA and International GSM are actaully the same device, as they both have the same model number (A1429), and having spoken to both
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    Quote Originally Posted by szr View Post
    It appears the CDMA and International GSM are actaully the same device, as they both have the same model number (A1429), and having spoken to both Verizon and Sprint employees, the CDMA iPhone 5 that they are vending is capable of GSM for customers that travel abroad (and can technically work on domestic GSM carriers for 3G and below, but not with LTE.) So there are in fact two models, not three; Apple just happened to list the same model twice.

    Ahhhh so the international model is pretty much a world phone...

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    Quote Originally Posted by szr View Post
    It appears the CDMA and International GSM are actaully the same device, as they both have the same model number (A1429), and having spoken to both Verizon and Sprint employees, the CDMA iPhone 5 that they are vending is capable of GSM for customers that travel abroad (and can technically work on domestic GSM carriers for 3G and below, but not with LTE.) So there are in fact two models, not three; Apple just happened to list the same model twice.
    I can confirm that. Just got a UK iPhone 5 yesterday and went to restore it. Would not take the iPhone5,1 GSM firmware. Needed to download the iPhone 5,2 CDMA firmware to restore it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chula View Post
    I just want my unlock iPhone 5 64 gb back
    What model is it (or where did you get it from?)

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