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Logic board replacement unlock process

My current iPhone 4S (AT&T) was unlocked by the carrier. If I purchase a new "locked" logic board how do I go about having it unlocked again since the IMEI number will be the same?

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If you buy another att locked board, it will have a new imei and you will go through the same unlock process you did the first time. https://www.att.com/deviceunlock/

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I really doubt buying another logic board will give you the same imei as the one you have now.

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Is the IMEI related to the phone itself or the logic board?

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Every logic board has its own unique imei.

An imei is a unique number identifier.

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The logic board IS the phone, like your brain is you, the rest is not that useful.

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I understand it is the brain of the phone, that's just "logic". I was just trying to figure out if it was possible to get it unlocked as my phone currently is.

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