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How to Identify iPhone 4 GSM and iPhone 4 CDMA?

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Lots of people ask why Wondershare Dr.Fone doesn’t support their iPhones, and they’re using iPhone 4, not iPhone 4S. Wondershare Dr.Fone supports iPhone 4, doesn’t it? The answer is Yes, but only iPhone 4 GSM currently. So, please check your iPhone first. Is it an iPhone 4 GSM or an iPhone 4 CDMA? If you’re not sure about it, check it according to the tips below.

How do I tell the difference between an iPhone 4 GSM and an iPhone 4 CDMA?

There are two obvious differences between iPhone 4 GSM and iPhone 4 CDMA. One is the SIM card tray and the other is about the black line on the iPhone’s body.

iPhone 4 GSM

Look on the metal mid-frame. Is there a black line above the volume & mute buttons? Now, is there a SIM card tray on the right side of the mid-frame? These are the things to look for.

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The iPhone 4 GSM will always have a SIM card tray. The SIM card tray is located on the right side of the mid-frame. And yes, there is a black line near the bottom, but it’s like that on all of the iPhones.

iPhone 4 CDMA

While there is no SIM card tray on the iPhone 4 CDMA, and you will notice on this model there are 2 black lines located at the top of the mid frame on both the left and right side, which is different from iPhone 4 GSM.

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More about iPhone 4 GSM and iPhone CDMA

iPhone 4 GSM - The iPhone 4 GSM version is offered by carriers world-wide. Carriers that offer the iPhone 4 GSM model include AT&T, Rogers, Vodafone, and T-mobile.

iPhone 4 CDMA - The iPhone 4 CDMA was originally released by Verizon and was later offered by Sprint prior to the release of the iPhone 4S. Both Verizon & Sprint still offer the iPhone 4 CDMA model.

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