This is an all-in-one article about the gevey SIM specifically targeted to Ghanaian audience.

In this article, I will discuss with you what a gevey sim is, the current price in Ghana, where to buy, disadvantages, and other relevant information pertaining to the topic.

What is a Gevey SIM?

A Gevey SIM is an interposer that is placed along with the regular SIM card in the iPhone.

It typically involves inserting a special SIM card along with the desired carrier’s SIM card to bypass the carrier lock.

It works by exploiting certain vulnerabilities or tricks to unlock the phone without requiring the phone to be jailbroken, allowing it to be used with carriers other than the one it was originally locked to.

In simpler terms, a Gevey unlocked iPhone can be used with different mobile carriers, providing more flexibility in choosing a service provider.

In effect, if your iPhone is locked to a particular carrier, a gevey SIM card can be used to bypass this lock and enable support for other carriers.


Disadvantages of using gevey sim for iPhone unlocking

Using a Gevey SIM for iPhone unlocking has some potential disadvantages. Here are a few:

  • Voiding Warranty

It may void your iPhone’s warranty. Apple typically doesn’t support or endorse such methods of unlocking.

  • Compatibility Issues

Gevey SIMs might not work with all iPhone models or iOS versions. Updates from Apple can sometimes render these unlocking methods ineffective until a new solution is found.

  • Instability

Some users report issues with the stability of their iPhone after using this SIM. This could include dropped calls, loss of signal, or other connectivity problems.

  • Legal and Ethical Concerns

Unlocking your iPhone through unofficial methods might raise legal and ethical questions, depending on your location and the terms of service with your carrier.

The above are based on reports we’ve received from readers in a couple of months ago.

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Price of Gevey SIM in Ghana

As of November 2023, the average price of a Gevey SIM in Ghana GHS 110.

You should independently verify the price listed above as prices of products changes quickly.

This supports the 11 Pro Max, 11 Pro, 11, XS Max, XR, XS, X, 8 7, 6S, 6S Plus and SE2 models of the iPhone.


Steps to Unlock an iPhone with Gevey SIM

After purchasing the SIM follow the steps below to unlock your iPhone.

  1. Power off your iPhone
  2. Insert it along with your desired carrier’s SIM card into the SIM tray.
  3. Turn on your iPhone. It may take a little longer to boot up than usual.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions and prompts to complete the initial setup.
  5. Complete the activation process. This typically requires you to follow some prompts to complete the unlock.  If activation requires a code, check the product manual for details.
  6. Configure the APN settings of the new carrier if they are not automatically detected.
  7. Make a test call, send a text message, and browse the internet to ensure the iPhone is working correctly with the new carrier.


Common Questions Asked About Gevey SIM

Is Gevey SIM Legal?

Unlocking iPhones through unofficial methods, such as with a Gevey SIM card, is not supported by Apple and may be considered illegal.


What is the meaning of Gevey Unlocked?

When people refer to a phone being “Gevey unlocked,” they mean that the phone has been unlocked using a Gevey SIM card or a similar device.


What is JV SIM for iPhone?

JV and gevey are used interchangeably. Users who say JV often are referring to gevey SIM.


How long does a gevey SIM last?

There is no specific expiry date for using gevey SIM. However, the lifespan or durability, of any similar SIM interposer, can vary based on factors such as usage, handling, and the specific model of the interposer.

The following factors can affect the lifespan of a gevey SIM card.

  • Physical Wear and Tear
  • Compatibility Issues
  • Software Updates by Apple




Disclaimer: The prices listed in this article are valid only at the time of writing. Prices change rapidly due to several economic factors. 

We strive to update our articles as early as possible to accommodate price and general information changes.


  • Francis Amoah Nuako

    Francis Amoah Nuako, professionally known as PC Boss, is a Ghanaian blogger and SEO expert. He is the founder of PC Boss Online, a tech blog that publishes technology-related articles primarily for Ghanaian audiences. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSc Nursing) and a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSc Information Technology) from the University of Health and Allied Sciences and Ghana Communication Technology University, respectively.