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Region locking on the Galaxy S5 is a bit different than on the Note 3

by: Bogdan PetrovanApril 11, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy S5, going on sale today around the world, is region-locked, just like the Note 3. But Samsung made a small change to the way users can unlock it, as the sticker on the device package indicates.
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Samsung didn’t expect the region lock confusion, won’t give up on it

by: Bogdan PetrovanOctober 17, 2013
Following the backlash and confusion generated by the region locking of the Note 3, Samsung says it won’t give up on it, but it will look for ways to "simplify and optimize the procedure."
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Remove the region lock from your Note 3 with RegionLock Away

by: Bogdan PetrovanOctober 6, 2013
A new app developed by Chainfire called RegionLock Away lets users quickly remove the region lock from the Galaxy Note 3. Check it out.
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Galaxy Note 3 region lock is an issue after all, Android 4.4 update may lock older Galaxy handsets

by: Chris SmithOctober 2, 2013
The Galaxy Note 3 SIM card region lock is apparently a serious issue for many buyers, with Samsung yet to offer a clear explanation for this new policy. Furthermore, it looks like future Android 4.4 KitKat updates will bring the same region lock to older Galaxy handsets.
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Galaxy Note 3 SIM card region locking – what you need to know

by: Chris SmithSeptember 28, 2013
The Galaxy Note 3 and other Galaxy devices come with a SIM card region locking "feature" - so here's what you need to know before you purchase an unlocked flagship phone from Samsung.
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Samsung Germany issues statement on regional lockout of Galaxy Note 3 and other devices

by: Bogdan PetrovanSeptember 26, 2013
Samsung Germany confirmed its current flagships will be region locked, meaning they will only work out of the box with SIM cards from the region they were bought from.
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