1. Windows Central Question's Avatar
    Can unlocked phones receive regular updates and such. And lets say I get an unlocked Lumia 920 phone from At&t and take it to my carrier (MetroPCS) to activate it, will it work?
    12-21-2014 05:20 PM
  2. rockstarzzz's Avatar
    Yes it will and you probably get updates before carrier locked phones!
    12-21-2014 05:38 PM
  3. Zulfigar's Avatar
    How your phone checks for updates is by the rom that's installed, so if you have a factory unlocked phone, it'll usually be first, then carrier phones after they test / change the rom if need be. So if you get a phone that was unlocked by the carrier, you'll still have to wait on the carrier to approve the update.

    Hope this helps!
    12-21-2014 05:44 PM
  4. RumoredNow's Avatar
    As I said over in your other thread... Look for an unlocked T-Mo branded Lumia 925. More compatible with Metro PCS service... It will update when T-Mo 925 gets the update no matter which SIM is in it.

    http://forums.windowscentral.com/ask-question/330187-question-about-unlocked-phones.html
    12-21-2014 06:10 PM
  5. Sent UAMessage's Avatar
    unlocked phones are only on networks which does not affect your update ability
    12-21-2014 06:16 PM

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