Apple devices are one of the most popular devices around the world. The products are also reliable so that the numbers of the customers are also increasing day by day. iPhone is one of the most popular products of Apple. Every iPhone has a unique code that is known as IMEI number. The words IMEI stand for International Mobile Station Equipment Identity. We can say that the IMEI number is very important to any devices as IMEI number helps to find the devices if you lost your device.
It is also very useful in case you buy any second-hand devices to know whether the device is blacklisted or not, the country from where the device has been purchases and much other information. The IMEI number is also used to identify each device and it is necessary to know if we are unlocking the devices. Every user should know the IMEI number of their iPhone as it is very useful. There are many ways to find the IMEI number of iPhone. Today, I will show you some of the most used methods to find the IMEI number of your iPhone.
Note: You can see the IMEI number on any model of the iPhone. For Eg: iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, , iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus.
How to find IMEI number of your iPhone
Method 1: See the label on the Box of iPhone
This is the simplest method to find IMEI number of your iPhone. When you buy the iPhone, it will be packed in the box. Either you will find the label on the back side or on the bottom of the box. There you can find other information including the IMEI number of your devices.
If you don’t have the box of the iPhone then you follow the given method to see the IMEI number of your iPhone.
Method 2: Dial the code
You can get the IMEI number just by dialling the code *#06# in the Phone app. just follow the given steps to get your iPhone IMEI number.
- Open the Phone app
- Go to keypad
- Enter the code *#06#
Instantly you get the IMEI number on your Screen.
Method 3: Going in iOS settings
You can get the IMEI number inside the iPhone settings. You can even copy the IMEI number and paste in to any other app like Notes. only if you go through the settings process. Follow the given steps to get your IMEI number through iOS settings.
- Go to Settings >> Tap General >> About
- Scroll down the screen to find the IMEI number.
- Tap and hold the IMEI number to bring up a Copy option and tap on copy. (In case you want to copy the IMEI number)
Method 4: Use iTunes to see your IMEI number
You can even find the IMEI number using iTunes. This method is long as compared to the above two methods but I think it is better to know that we can even see the IMEI number from this method. Also keep in mind that we should have iTunes in our Mac/ (laptop) to use this method. Follow the given steps to see IMEI number using iTunes.
- First, connect the iPhone to Mac/ (laptop) using USB cable.
- Click on Devices in the top right and choose the iPhone.
- Also, make sure that the summary tab is selected.
Method 5: See the back of the iPhone.
If you have got the latest iPhone or let say any iPhone above 4s then you can simply check out the IMEI number at the back of the original casing. The letters are too small so you have to see the number from a close distance or you can even use a magnifying glass (It will make easy to see the IMEI Number).
So, these are some of the methods to find IMEI number of your iPhone. I hope that now you are able to see the iPhone IMEI number by yourself.