Phones: How do I check the IMEI number of my smartphone? - Qs and As

Question: How do I check my phone's IMEI and what is the full meaning?

Answer:
  • The full meaning of IMEI is International Mobile Equipment Identity. It is a unique identification number for every mobile phone manufactured.
  • To check the IMEI number of any mobile call devices, simply dial this: *#06# and the IMEI number of your phone will pop up and should be the same IMEI number in your phone settings or listed under the phone battery at the back.
  • The IMEI number can be used to identity genuine mobile devices or to track stolen phones..