How To Use Different Sim Card In Huawei e5330s-2 Router

Huawei e5330bs-2 routerIn order to use any other Sim card in the Huawei e5330s-2 router, you have to first unlock it. And in order to have your device multi-sim supported rather only that of the provider, one has to follow the right procedures. If you want to have your router unlocked in order to use any other SIM card, keep reading on. I am sharing with you a simple solution I have used myself and had my e5330s-2 Vodafone unlocked.

The same solution has helped many of my friends who bought this same mobile hotspot device from mtn and others. This means that having your unlocked is pretty easy just like others have had theirs worked on without the need to spend additional cash.

The Huawei e5330s-2 router specs

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  • Supports HSPA+, HSPA and UMTS 2100/900 Mhz.
  • Supports EDGE, GPRS and GSM 850/900 1800/1900 Mhz.
  • Supports up to 21.6 MbpsHSPA+ data service.
  • Supports up to 5.76 Mbps HSUPA data service.
  • Can handle up to 8 Wi-Fi connections at same time.
  • EEE 802.11b/g/n WLAN
  • Supports data and SMS service.

That is why device has been described as one of the best reliable mobile hotspot devices for both individuals and businesses since it serves more than a feature.

Also read: How To Use Any Sim Card In Alcatel X602D Modem

How to Unlock Huawei e5330s-2 router for other sim use

Huawei unlock code calculator online

  • Visit this V3 algo site
  • Copy your Router Imei number from the back
  • Type in the 15 digit imei numbers on the Algo site
  • Click on “Calculate”
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You should wait for a few seconds and upon the page reloading, a success message with the code will be displayed. You can input the given code and have your router unlocked.

In cases where you have 0 prompts left to enter code, you will need to use dc unlocker tool to reset the number of prompts to 10.


Unlocking your Huawei modem may void your warranty. I always advise you to contact your vendor to see if this is safe. You can only do this when your device is in good condition (can power on). In cases where you have a problem, you can always first update firmware, have the device in working condition and think about unlocking it. This Huawei e5330 is a pocket WiFi device. You can use it on the go and everywhere for as long as it is charged.


KWS Adams

My name is KWS Adams (Call me Kateregga). I am an IT addict who loves playing around with computers and internet. Computers help me try out different things while turning them into reality while the internet powers me stay live online. Besides computers, I am a project planning and management professional with an Award obtained from MUK, one of the oldest and best Universities in Africa.With a passion to Blog, this has helped me create informative content on a range of categories on this site and many others including Hubpages, Medium, Yahooanswers, etc. You can connect with me on Twitter, Facebook and Whatsapp so we can talk more!

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