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Unlocked GSM Phone: Why You Should Buy One
The cellular world is constantly changing and many of those changes are designed and their features to make life easier for the cell phone user. One example is the unlocked GSM phone that allows users to keep their favorite phone unit even after switching carriers or traveling abroad. This cell phone may cost a bit more in the beginning, but the costs will be quickly outweighed by the absolute convenience and the ability to keep a single phone for a much longer period of time. We've got the information you need to understand what an unlocked GSM phone is and why you should consider one for your next cell phone purchase.
A Little HistorySome cell phones are designed so that the service linked to the phone recognizes the unit by its serial number. This identifying information is what allows calls to get to the right place. However, there is another type of cell phone, known as a GSM phone, which works on an entirely different premise. Instead of recognizing the user by the phone's identification number, the caller is known by a Subscriber Identification Module or SIM. This card or microchip issued by the cell phone carrier stores all of the caller's identifying information. It will also activate a phone that it is inserted into. However, most carriers would lock the phone, so that it would only work with SIMs from that particular carrier. This means that if a consumer wanted to switch carriers, they would have to purchase a whole new phone that was locked to the new service. Costly and time consuming, yes?
However, this practice is no longer the only choice that cell phone customers have. Now we offer unlocked GSM phones that allow users to switch SIMs in and out of their phones based on the service they are currently using. That way, if you find a phone you absolutely love, you can hang onto it over the long haul, even if you have a tendency to switch carriers for greener pasture every year or two. While you might spend a few extra bucks at the onset, the savings will be in the convenience and ability to hang onto that phone over the long term.
BenefitsThere are lots of good reasons to consider purchasing an unlocked GSM phone from us. The first is obvious; there is no longer a reason to switch phones as frequently as you switch carriers. Just take a moment to consider exactly how amazingly convenient this simple fact is. Think about all of the information you've got programmed into your cell phone right now; phone numbers you don't want to leave home without, your favorite ring tones and high scores on all your games. Wouldn't it be great if you could keep all that important information intact even in the event that you decide to switch carriers? Unlocked GSM phones also come with all the bells and whistles you love like GPS abilities, WiFi and a megapixel camera.
If you are tired of shopping for phones every time you switch cell phone carriers, consider the many benefits of an unlocked GSM phone in that case you do not need to buy a new one when you change phone service provider. Convenience never sounded so good.