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mobile mifi wifi unlocked & purchased in UK

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mobile mifi wifi unlocked & purchased in UK

I have read you can get them in Sharm my question is those of you that bought an unlocked mifi in the UK which model did you buy please? I already have one a Huawai E586E but the instructions to unlock are not easy to follow so would rather buy one and there is no guarantee it will unlock either. Any help on which to buy would be appreciated. I did go into a couple of shops today but they told e that a unlocked mobile mifi may still not work in Egypt due to different bandwidths ..HELP

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You can get it unlocked on eBay for 99p and as far as I'm aware, an unlocked unit should work in Egypt without any problems. HTH

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You can get an unlock code for the e586 for 99p off ebay as stated above. To be able to input the code though you'll need to put a SIM in the unit that isn't on whatever network it's locked to, e.g., if it's on Vodafone put an Orange SIM in it. You can usually get a PAYG SIM from a supermarket for < £1, (doesn't need credit on it) if you. Once the new SIM is in the unit start it up, and try to connect your laptop to the internet, this will force the unlock screen to come up where you input the unlock code.

Edited: 2:55 am, February 11, 2014
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The shops talking rubbish!!! and also as previously mentioned they are easy to unlock for £0.99p but if you find it difficult to do ask a friend or preferably a teenager for help.

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I have a Huawei e586Es-2 which was locked to T mobile. I did as was explained bought the unlock code on ebay 99p and followed instructions and unlocked it. and when I run DC Unlocker it said unlocked. My question is when I get to Sharm other than buying a sim across the road from Sultan Gardens and putting it in the mifi is it then ready to go or do I have to configure the APN?

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