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How Do I Find IMEI Number On Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8 Plus?

It is important to find your IMEI number if you happen to have a Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus. The reason being is, it will tell you what your smartphone is and allows networks to make sure it is valid. Just so you do not forget you IMEI number, you may want to write it down somewhere for reference. This is because this will be a way to show that you purchased the Samsung device if it happens to be stolen in any way.

You may be wondering what IMEI stands for. IMEI stands for International Mobile Station Equipment. Every device has a different IMEI number as it is a way to identify it. The IMEI is a way to determine if your Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus is not forbidden or stolen by GSM networks.

If your decide to check your IMEI number for your provided cell phone provider, it will ensure that you can actually use your Galaxy S8. There are three methods to complete in order to determine you IMEI number for your Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus.


IMEI for your Android system

You must initially turn of your Galaxy S8 so you can find the IMEI for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. You must then find the phone settings after you got to the home screen. Once there you will choose “Status” after you go “Device Information”. You will then be able to find the different information that your Samsung Galaxy has. Also, your IMEI serial number will show after this process.


IMEI on packaging

There is an alternative way to find the IMEI number on your Galaxy S8. The way to get the box that the smartphone originally came in. There will be a sticker towards the back of the box that will let you know the IMEI number for your Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus.


Service Code will show IMEI

You can locate the IMEI number for your smartphone one last way. You can use a service code to determine the IMEI number. You will need type in *#06# after you open your phone app.

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David Williams

Apr 2, 2017

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