Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Unlocked

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If you’re looking to get a Samsung Galaxy Note 5 but don’t want to worry about contracts or network locks, you want to get your hands on an unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 5. This is the smartest way to go. You are breaking the chains between carrier and consumer with your strong muscles.

If you’re unsure if the phone will work on your network, here is a cute little chart that will list of the the bands that each model will work on. I hope you like it.

GSM

N920T (T-Mobile) N920A (AT&T) N920I (Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Canada)
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA 800 / 1900 – N920V, N920R
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 – N920V, N920R
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 – N920P
4G bands LTE band 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600), 13(700) – N920V
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800) – N920P
LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 12(700), 25(1900) – N920R
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
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CDMA

SM-N920V (Verizon) SM-N920P (Sprint) SM-N920R (US Cellular)
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 – N920T, N920A, N920I
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800) – N920A
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 19(800), 26(850), 28(700) – N920I
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps/ LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes

If you already have a Galaxy Note 5 and you’re looking to unlock it, check out your carriers website to see what steps are required to do so.

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If you’re looking for an unlocked Galaxy Note 5, the model N920I is the most popular model to be sold unlocked. You don’t need to go to some shady website like ebay or craigstlist, meet up in a dark ally and buy a phone of off some dude that talks like Mr. Krabs from Spongebob. The best way to get a high quality unlocked Galaxy Note 5 is to go through swappa.

Buy an unlocked Galaxy Note 5 from Swappa

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Ronald Comstock
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