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    What does an IMEI represents in an Android Mobile?

    I know about IMEI.It shows some digits in some order.I also know that we can directly see it by dialing *#06# .I just want to know what it actually shows.Is it the number of machine or something else.

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    mithu ashi mithu ashi is on a distinguished road
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    Re: What does an IMEI represents in an Android Mobile?

    IMEI number is the identity providing number known as International Mobile Equipment Identity.
    It is a fix number and can not be changed by you. It provide a identity to your phone.

    For seeing your IMEI number on your mobile just dile *#06# through your keypad. then mobile
    will display your IMEI number.

    This number is a 14 digit number. It may contain a number or a character or both. it will be look
    like 980000234sk65 or 27479394505798/6

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    rkb01 rkb01 is on a distinguished road
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    Re: What does an IMEI represents in an Android Mobile?

    IMEI:-International Mobile Equipment Identification.It is a 15 or 17 digit unique number to identify mobile device as well as other device also.
    It usually found printed on back side of mobile under the battery.As you know that it can also be displayed by entering *#06#.With this IMEI your phone will consider valid.The IMEI utilize in AA-BBBBBB-CCCCCC-D.

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    Re: What does an IMEI represents in an Android Mobile?

    hi friend,

    IMEI refers to International Mobile equipment identity.It is one of the User's phone information.The IMEI is a useful tool to stop a stolen phone from accessing a network being used. to easily locate an IMEI phone is to dial the following sequence of numbers into the handset: *#06#. A Sony erricson phone user can retrieve the IMEI by pressing the following key sequence: right,*, left, left,*, left, *, left.

    Currently, the IMEIís format is AA-BBBBBB-CCCCCC-D
    where
    AA-Type Allocation Code(TAC)
    BBBBBB Ė The Remainder of the TAC
    CCCCCC Ė Serial Sequence of the Model
    D- Luhn Check Digit of the entire model or 0


    for more info see here

    http://www.imei.info/

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    Golu123 Golu123 is on a distinguished road
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    Re: What does an IMEI represents in an Android Mobile?

    it is known as International Mobile Equipment Identity.

    It is given to each and every device and has a very unique number

    it will not be same for any of the devices
    It is a 14 digit number
    it gives identity to your phone

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    Re: What does an IMEI represents in an Android Mobile?

    Dear
    IMEI - INTERNATIONAL MOBILE EQUIPMENT IDENTITY...!!
    As all vehicles have identity nub same as that nub for mobile is known as imei....!!
    It is used to trace the phone or get the detailed info of device....!!
    It is unique nub .....!!
    Your device can be identify with this code only....!!
    You can get where the phone is made , factory , country all with this code...!!

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    Re: What does an IMEI represents in an Android Mobile?

    IMEI number

    International Mobile Equipment Identity.


    This is the unique identity number provided to your Device which help to trace your Mobile

    It consists of 14 digit

    Dial *#06# to know your IMEI no.


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    Re: What does an IMEI represents in an Android Mobile?

    Hello friend,

    IMEI number is the identity providing number known as International Mobile Equipment Identity.

    the IMEIís format is AA-BBBBBB-CCCCCC-D

    It is a 14 digit number it gives identity to your phone

    Dial *#06# to know your IMEI no.

    Job done..!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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