Check iPhone by IMEI Number

  Dial *#060# on your phone to get your IMEI.

About to buy a second hand iPhone? First check its DNA. Find out when it was manufactured, see if it’s in warranty, ID its network, and assess its ‘Find My iPhone’ and simlock status, before you commit. All using its unique IMEI number. Just type it into the box above to find out.



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Find my IMEI number

Type *#06# into your smartphone keypad and your unique, 15-digit, IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number will appear on your screen.

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Search my IMEI number

Once you’ve got your 15-digit IMEI number, just copy and paste or type it directly into the search box above. Press ‘Check now’ and leave the rest to us.

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Get personalised IMEI report

Using your IMEI, we’ll run comprehensive checks against your device and email a full report. All in under 2 hours.

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Why use our iPhone Check?

Fast, accurate, comprehensive and confidential, IMEI Phone Check delivers peace of mind to anyone thinking of buying a second hand iPhone. From simlock status and manufacturing details to warranty and network info, get an insight into your potential new phone’s past life.

Our report also looks to see if the iPhone’s ‘Find My iPhone’ activation lock is enabled. Knowing this, could be the difference between having a phone you can use and one you can’t.

Want to find out more? Get a taste of what you’ll receive with our free report.

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IMEI phone check also offers advanced services for devices from some manufacturers.

For example for Apple devices we offer Find My iPhone status, iCloud status, blacklist status, network and simlock checks, unlocking simlock warranty checks, carrier checks and seller information.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Want to find out more about our iPhone check? Get answers to some common queries below.

What’s ‘Find My iPhone’?

‘Find My iPhone’ is a feature on all Apple products. Its main purpose is to help owners keep track of and locate their Apple devices.

What’s an Activation Lock?

Part of the ‘Find My’ app, Activation Lock is a security feature. It’s designed to prevent unauthorised people from using a device. It’s automatically enabled if the ‘Find My’ feature is turned on. The registered Apple ID and password will then be required in order to erase or reactivate the device. Whether it’s on or off could be the difference between having a device you can use and one you can’t.

What happens if I buy a second hand Apple device with the ‘Find My’ feature on?

If the ‘Find My’ feature is enabled on your second hand Apple device the Activation Lock will also be activated. This means you won’t be able to log in using your iCloud credentials.

What warranty information can I check?

IMEI Phone Checker can establish the warranty status of iPhones. It can also detail how long the warranty is valid for and in what county.

What iPhone models do you support?

All iPhone models are supported by our IMEI check.

What do you mean by “network”?

A mobile network is a wireless service provider that supplies connectivity services to mobile phone and tablet subscribers. It’s the company you pay for your phone usage.

How accurate is your data?

The data we use comes directly from Apple’s official servers. This means it’s as accurate and detailed as you can get.

What’s an IMEI number?

An IMEI or International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) number is a 15-digit number that’s unique to all GSM (Global System for Mobile) mobile phones and smartphones.

What’s a GSM phone?

GSM or Global System for Mobile is the international standard for mobile telecommunications. If your devices uses a SIM card, it’s likely to be a GSM phone. All GSM phones have an IMEI number.

How do I find my IMEI number?

There are three options.

  • The easiest is to type *#06# into your smartphone keypad and your unique, 15-digit, IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number will appear on your screen.
  • Another way is to go to Settings/About Phone/Status/IMEI Information
  • Or remove the battery and locate it on the white label underneath (the first 15 digits are the IMEI number)

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