Unlocking MyRed Pocket Mobile Device

Unlocking Guidelines for RedPocket Mobile devices. Understand criteria, exceptions, and submission processes. Details on iPhone offerings and special policy conditions.

If you've acquired a new device from RedPocket Mobile (visit www.redpocket.com/shop), certain conditions might make you eligible to unlock your device. Here's what you need to know:

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Device Unlocking Guidelines and Exceptions

To be eligible for unlocking, your device must meet the following criteria:
  • The device has not been reported as lost, stolen, or fraud-related.
  • The device is not linked to a fraudulent account.
  • If you've bought a new iPhone from RedPocket Mobile, it must have twelve (12) months of continuous, paid active service on a single line with RedPocket Mobile.
  • RedPocket Mobile has approved your unlock request. Please note that we hold the discretion to unlock devices that might not meet the above prerequisites.
  • CoverageGenius is not available until the device lock has expired.

Submit Your Unlock Request:

To request an unlock, email us at support@redpocket.com.

Interested in a New iPhone?

Visit the RedPocket Shop page to explore our iPhone collection and find the ideal phone and plan combination for you.

Policy Exceptions:

  1. Devices bought at full retail price via our "Buy Unlocked" option without any subsidies are instantly eligible for unlocking.
  2. 11/23/2020 Sale Lock Policy: iPhones bought between 11/23/2020 and 12/08/2020 can be unlocked anytime.
  3. iPhone 12 Pre-order Policy: iPhones from the 12 series purchased before 11/20/2020 can be unlocked after six (6) months of active service. All other models require twelve (12) months.
  4. 3/18/2021 iPhone Offer: iPhones purchased on 3/18/2021 post 11 AM, unless bought via the "Unlocked" option at full price, are eligible for unlocking after six (6) months of service.
  5. 3/10/2022 to 9/14/2022 iPhone Purchases: iPhones bought in this period are bound to the 12-month lock policy, even if bought at full price without any bundled service plan. However, exceptions apply to purchases before 3/10/2022 using the “Buy Now Unlocked” option and those made after 9/14/2022 without discounts or bundled plans.
  6. Rebate Promotion: Unlocking iPhones bought under a rebate promotion voids the advertised rebate amount.

Need Assistance?

Reach out to our customer service at redpocket.com/contact-us to verify your eligibility for unlocking or to initiate an unlock request.