I have an iPhone 4S and would like to switch its carrier, how do I do this?

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I have an iPhone 4S and would like to switch its carrier.

Hey! My friend is in a really bad place right now, and they need a working cell phone. Their phone is an older Samsung cell, and the 9 key has become irreparably sticky, rendering the phone unusable since it auto-speed-dials me when they turn the phone on. That's beside the point, though. I have an iPhone 4S that I'm not using that I'd like to give to them to use, that's currently updated to iOS7 and has not been jailbroken. My carrier is Verizon, and theirs is AT&T. Is it possible to switch my iPhone 4S to AT&T for them to use?
 

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Re: I have an iPhone 4S and would like to switch its carrier.

If you can get Verizon to unlock it for you, it *may* work on AT&T's network.
 

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Re: I have an iPhone 4S and would like to switch its carrier.

The 4S should be fine to use with AT&T. My Verizon 4S was factory unlocked when I bought it and I'm assuming that's the case for them all.
 

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Re: I have an iPhone 4S and would like to switch its carrier.

The Verizon iPhone 4s, if unlocked, will only work with GSM carriers outside North America. It will not work on AT&T.
 

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Re: I have an iPhone 4S and would like to switch its carrier.

If you can get Verizon to unlock it for you, it *may* work on AT&T's network.
The iPhone 4s is only unlockable by Verizon for international use. The Verizon iPhone5 and above are unlocked and can be used domestically.
 

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