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So i was gonna buy an iphone 4s for 199$ from the apple website and I realised I don't live in the USA.. and If I buy it and then ship it to my country(my aunt lives in USA) will I be able to unlock the phone? And should my aunt pay more than 199$ because of the contract?
Please help! I'm so confused! Thank you.
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The phone is $199, and then you select a carrier (AT&T, Sprint or Verizon) and then get the voice/data plan go along with that.

Apple does not sell unlocked phones through the USA website. It might do so from your country Apple website, but I don't know.

If you do go through this route, you will end up with the 2 year carrier contract that you will have to terminate and pay the $375+ termination fee and then take it to your country, unlock the iPhone and get a new carrier to support the phone..

All said and done, it might be cheaper to buy it unlocked in your country if that's how other phones come?

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