GB-Key 1 Year activation is required to use all updates released after January1, 2014. It enables free unlimited unlock for supported cell phones and does not require credits or GB-Key pack 1 activation.
GB-Key credit-based services are free for all users who have activated 1 year license.
Please note: all GB-Keys registered after January 1, 2014 will have 1 year of unlimited use. After this period an activation of the license or pack 1 is required, otherwise, only software versions released before 2014 can be used for your dongle.
All credits on your account will be available for use after the activation period expires (you won't need any of them while using the activation).