If you have a smartphone, then you must have heard about IMEI number. Every smartphone has one and it's more important than you think.
What's An IMEI Number?The International Mobile Equipment Identity - or IMEI - the number is a unique numerical identification number that's assigned to every mobile. This is done to differentiate one device from the other. If you've ever tried selling or exchanging your smartphone on the internet, you must have been asked to input your device's IMEI number. An IMEI number consists of 14 digits and 1 extra digit for verification of the entire string. There's also a 16 digit variation that includes information on the device's software version. This is known as IMEISV.
How to Find IMEI Number of Your DeviceThere are a number of ways to find your device's IMEI number. The most common approach is to use a USSD code. Simply, open your dialer app and dial *#06# and the number will be displayed on your screen. This method is universally applicable and can be used on both feature phones and smartphones.
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