Will an iPhone 5 purchased in US work overseas (particularly China Mainland)? (With a local SIM card)

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    Yes it will. You just have to go to the Chinese phone company and have them unlock (give you the local nano-sim card) and it will work.

    • Answered by Hunter A from Apo
    • Sep 11, 2013
  • if its unlocked then yes if not then unlock it and anyway there is an apple store in china so anything bought in china will work in china most likely

    • Answered by Therese I from Arcadia
    • Sep 11, 2013