Friday, 25 May 2018

Japanese operators required to unlock phones from mid-2015

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Friday 31 October 14

Government rules smartphones and tablets must have SIM cards unlocked if customers wish.

The Japanese government will require mobile operators to provide unlocked devices from May next year, it emerged on Friday. The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications announced that all smartphones and tablets must be sold with unlocked SIM cards if requested by customers…

The Japanese government will require mobile operators to provide unlocked devices from May next year, it emerged on Friday. The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications announced that all smartphones and tablets must be sold with unlocked SIM cards if requested by customers…

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