Recently I have written article about unlocking of E5776 Kuwait Viva WiFi router. Today I have got the success in the unlocking of Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi pocket router. Huawei E5220 PA+ mobile WiFi MiFi is the world’s slimmest mobile WiFi hotspot. If you are an owner of Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi pocket router then you have come on nice place to unlock.
Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi Router Gateway
Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi Router Gateway

How to Unlock Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi Pocket Router?

1. Make sure your Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi Pocket router is fully charged.

2. Just insert a nonacceptable network SIM card on your Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi pocket router (e.g. another than Vodafone SIM for Vodafone Network wifi router) (You have to use another network provider sim, which is currently locked to).

3. After changing the another network providers SIM card on your Huawei WiFi / MiFi, switch the device on. It will display “Invalid SIM” because you have used another network providers SIM.

4. Now just establish a WiFi connection to Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi router with your PC / IPAD / IPHONE / Android device.

5. Connect the E5220 Huawei device to PC and browse for 192.168.1.1 and login to the device’s dashboard. Go to Advanced Settings – SIM Settings  – Unlock Device – Enter Unlock Code – Click on Apply.

or,

Open the Settings – Dial-up – Unlock SIM card – Enter 8 digits unlock code in your Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi pocket router. Click OK and the device will reboot to display the new network.

Now your Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi pocket router is unlocked forever.

Note : Don’t try to insert any free or wrong codes into your Huawei E5220 WiFi MiFi pocket router, otherwise it will be locked permanently. You can purchase from any server or pay 2.38 USD at PayPal and mention model with IMEI in the tansaction to get the correct SIMLock code within 8 hrs.

18 COMMENTS

  1. Found modem : E5220
    Model : Huawei E5220
    IMEI : 865205020233713
    Serial NR. : E6B7S14516006898
    Firmware : 21.143.17.00.216
    Compile date / time : Apr 10 2014 13:30:31
    Hardware ver. : CH1E5220SM
    Dashboard version : UTPS1.12.01.216_MAC1.12.01.216
    Voice feature : unknown(read failed)
    SIM Lock status : unlocked
    Wrong codes entered : 4 (unlock attempts left : 6)

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