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How to SIM Unlock HTC One S On Android 4.0.3 ICS

HTC One series are incredible and One S is one the best phone which as a big screen of 4.7 inch Pentile display. The bigger the display the better the battery and Android latest devices have reasonably nice battery life. If you are an American the carrier T-Mobile has the franchisee of selling the HTC One S in $199 with a 2 year contract. If you buy certain device from a certain carrier then they place a SIM lock and don’t allow you to use other carriers. There were options like SIM unlocking by applying the code by using their deviceIMEI and encrypt the key and subtract it from specific un_lock_code.

However, if you are in search of a procedure to automatically unlock the SIM of your HTC One S device then you are in right place. But, before hand let’s thank to xda developer for bring out the automated method of SIM unlock. This method is automated with a bash script that is been placed in a folder to execute it in One S.

Note: The procedure can be applied only on rooted HTC One S and mind you that rooting any device will cancel the warranty. Pamandroid and developer will take no responsibility of any damage or unnatural occurrence in your device. So, follow the procedure under your risk.

Guide to SIM Unlock HTC One S on Android 4.0.3 ICS

STEP 1: First of all you must root your device.

STEP 2: Now in your computer download the unlock.zip file and extract it with winzip software or any other suitable software.

STEP 3: Now connect the USB cable to your HTC One S and copy paste the extracted file i.e. unlock.sh in /system folder by root enable file explorer. Click here to get it.

STEP 4: Using the Android Terminal Emulator or executing the .sh, type the following command:

su
/system/unlock.sh

STEP 5: Now a SIM unlock code appears on screen and if it doesn’t appear then open up/sdcard/sim_unlock_code.txt to get it from there.

STEP 6: It’s time to switch off the device and remove the SIM card and replace it with unsupported network SIM.

Wow!! You have done the unlocking SIM in HTC One S to use other carrier SIM by not paying any contract-removal fees or follow excessively knotty guides.

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