Can you jailbreak a Sprint phone?
No. Unlocking just lets your phone be used with other cell phone carriers. Jailbreaking is where you override all the handy security protections on your phone so that you can download apps that you can’t usually access.
Can Sprint iPhone 5 be unlocked?
First, this is from Apple. Be certain to read Footnote 3. Without supplying a reason (that I could find), Sprint states they will not unlock an iPhone 5 for domestic use. They would unlock an iPhone 5S or later.
Can you jailbreak an iPhone to switch carriers?
Yes, it does.
One of the most common solutions to many iOS devices’ issues is jailbreaking the iPhones. The same solution can also be applied to remove the carrier lock. After completing the jailbreak, you can use any mobile network without having to use the SIM card of your initial carrier.
Can you unlock a locked Sprint phone?
Sprint will automatically unlock your device within two days of it becoming eligible if it is technically possible for us to do so remotely. If it is not technically possible for Sprint to remotely unlock your device, you will receive a notification with next steps to complete the unlock process.