Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Where do I find the #IMEI code?

On many devices, the IMEI number can be retrieved by entering *#06# or is located in the battery compartment.

Android : Settings –> About Phone
iOS : Settings –> General –> About
Sony Ericsson (New Devices) : Options –> status.
Sony Ericsson (Old Devices): Dial * Right * Left Left * Left
Blackberry : Options –> Status

What is an IMEI?

The IMEI (i.e. International Mobile Equipment Identity) number is used by a GSM network to recognize devices trying to connect to them and therefore may be used for stopping a stolen phone from accessing that network.

It is only used for identifying the device and does not have any permanent or semi-permanent connection with the subscriber. The IMEI