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Samsung Galaxy S: Unlock Codes – AT&T and T-Mobile Guides

If you are in possession of a Samsung Galaxy S, either the Vibrant (T-Mobile) or Captivate (AT&T) model, then you will be interested to know that unlock codes are now available, allowing you to switch between both carriers if you like.

As reported from Engadget, a full unlock method has been revealed courtesy of XDA-Developers. Interestingly, they discovered that the codes needed to unlock the device are actually hidden inside the handset files, and can be viewed with a script and a hex editor.

Engadget has tested the method on both the Samsung Captivate and Vibrant and they have confirmed that the guide works both ways. So if you are looking to switch carrier on your Galaxy S, then this guide is all you need.

A full tutorial can be seen here – let us know if it helped you.

Written by Alan Ng

Alan has been working for Product-Reviews since 2009 and became the Editor-in-chief in 2014. He has a passion for technology, the latest mobile phones and gadgets, and the gaming industry. Alan is a graduate of Canterbury Christ Church University and completed a B.A in Commercial Music in 2008. While expressing a keen interest in all areas that PR cover, you'll usually find Alan in the gaming section, where he'll be keeping enthusiasts up to date on all the latest news and reviews for consoles and PC.

Contact Alan Ng: alan@product-reviews.net

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