You can unlock a Nokia 500 in 3 steps and only a couple minutes of your time. We have provided the easy to follow steps below to guide you through unlocking your Nokia 500 cell phone. These instructions will only work with a GSM or SIM card version of this smartphone and as far as were aware this is the only version of this device that has been released. You can however, easily check to ensure that your Nokia 500 is GSM based. You can either take your battery out and look for a SIM card by it, or you can enter *#06# on your dial pad and an IMEI number should appear. If neither of those two methods work for you, then it is possible you have a CDMA version of the Nokia 500, but you can always comment below if you are unsure.
Nokia 500 unlocking steps:
- Get an unlock code for your Nokia 500 by requesting one from your carrier or by using an online vendor.
- Power on your Nokia 500 phone with unaccepted SIM card or no SIM card.
- Enter Type #PW+unlockcode+1# where unlockcode is your 8-digit security code you attained above.