Phone Unlocking Newgen C800 Unlocking Help Needed

scott5566

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Hello Friends,
the wife today decided to buy a Newgen C800 from Tesco, the assistent told her , of course madam your existing BT sim card will work :)
I think not , any way I am trying now to unlock it before I take it back to Tesco and throw it at them.

Any ideas ?

Thanks in adavnce
 
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Yes, you can't. There is no way to unlock these yet. Tesco want £30 to unlock these, but the Furious Team claim they are "almost there" with a working solution so you will either have to wait a week or two, or throw it at the lad in Tesco.
 
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LOL!! Not another one?? My missus wants one but i wont get one til i can bung the orange sim card in:)


Thats one hell of an ugly phone tho' cant for the life of me see why she wants one:)
 
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Ive been told by a very very reliable source that the software is available for a few different Newgens but the software for the C800 will be available on thursday 31st november,sounded like it wont be a code but we'll see i suppose.
 
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Anyone heard any news about unlocking this ugly phone yet??--i aint talked to the guy who told me about an upcoming unlock yet so thought i'd see if any of you had any info...cheers
 
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Yes m8. The only working solution atm is asking tesco for the unlock code. Dunno who said that end of November was Newgen day, but he was a mile out. Hack3r2k is the most active developer of newgen unlock software, and as far I as know he has only just got one himself to reverse. Looks like you'll be lucky before christmas.
 
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:grayno: Yer right i just contacted the guy who said about the end of Nov and he said the software aint available--any ideas how long the unlocks usually take to become available cos the missus could put up with a tesco sim for a few months i suppose.
 

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yo dude tesco requires you to put £30 in credit in the phone so you could in theory just use that up and then switch to orange.

My misses got a crystaled one from ebay, She loves it,
 
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My missus is about to take her 2nd c800 back as both have had problems keeping a charge---bloke at tescos said"i thought we'd recalled all the faulty ones"----quite a few functions for a butt ugly cheapo tho---i'm impressed....so long as the charging issue gets sorted.



could you elaborate on how you can get it unlocked if you spend 30 quid on top-ups????....cheers.
 
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