One of our readers Mac Kalvin has successfully run his Iphone mobile on Airtel India’s network after unlocking it. He has also compiled a step by step procedure to unlock the Iphone. Here are also some photos showing proof of the Iphone working on Airtel, the photos have been taken by Mac Kalvin. All these things are being posted here with permission from him.
In case you encounter any problem, you can clarify it with him, feel free to call him, IM him or email him (he says).
Airtel Network being received by Iphone
Airtel Customer Care being called on 121
Airtel Symbol and Edge Symbol on the Iphone
You may also download the PDF detailing the step by step unlocking of the Iphone from this link (external)
Disclaimer :: Unlocking the Apple Iphone might void your warranty of the Apple Iphone, furthermore proceed with unlocking at your own risk, we will not be responsible for any damage caused as a result of you trying to unlock your Iphone.
And in the end, if you unlock your phone, please shoot a small video of the unlocked phone and send it to us.
Also the Iphone after being unlocked properly will run on Hutch, Airtel, Idea etc. and all other Indian GSM networks.
Also do not buy the iPhone from Indiatimes or other such shops, they are selling it for 45000 rupees, you can get an iPhone for Rs.16000 only and you can unlock it yourself for free.