US mobile operators meet commitments on phone unlocking

Thursday 12 February 2015 | 09:44 CET | News
The FCC said that mobile operators in the US are meeting their commitments agreed a year ago to unlock customers' mobile phones when their service contracts expire. Specifically, the principles adopted into the CTIA Consumer Code for Wireless Service include provisions on disclosure, postpaid and prepaid unlocking, notice, customer response time, and unlocking phones for deployed military personnel. When the industry association CTIA adopted these six principles, participating providers committed to a one-year implementation deadline. The agreement allows postpaid users to have their phone

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