So, What The Heck is IMEI?
Now that we all have heard or made a talk about IMEI. In simple words, IMEI is just an identification number which is mandatory for any device. IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) which is a 15-Digit’s unique identification number provided for all the mobiles. One can easily find his/her phone’s IMEI number below the battery or on the case of your mobile. If you use an Android smartphone then you can easily find the IMEI number in the about section from the settings options.
Is It A Need To Change IMEI Number?
In most cases, the special offers which we get from our network providers are actually depended on the IMEI numbers but not on the registered numbers. Though this tweak is just on a temporary basis, You can get special discounts and recharge offers from third-party apps.
Note: Changing IMEI number can harm your device’s warranty. And we hardly suggest you not to use this tweak for any illegal purpose. As we provide this info just on education basis. We are not responsible for your damages.
How To Easily Change IMEI Number Of Any iPhone
Now that the tweak used here is quite simple. With the help of a simple computer tool, we gonna perform this tweak. So the main point to be noticed here is that you need a pc with working internet connection to download the required tools.
Before we get into the guide let me clarify you the risks of changing IMEI number. Make sure you know the points mentioned below.
- This will only work in Jailbreak iPhone.
- Changing IMEI number of your device will void your device warranty.
- Changing IMEI number of any stolen device is totally illegal, so don’t even think about it.
Steps to change the IMEI number of your iPhone:
Step1. First things first, Let me make you know your device’s IMEI number by dialing up this code *#06#. Just dial this code to get your device’s original IMEI number. Now just save it for future purposes.
Step2. Now the net steps here is to jailbreak your device. As it is mandatory to jailbreak your iPhone before I’ve proceeded to any further step. Let me also clarify that one can change his/her device’s IMEI number without jailbreaking.
Step3. Once you have safely jailbreak your iPhone, Now its time to grab the ZIPHONE tool on your computer. Once downloaded just extract the zip file and follow the below steps.
Step4. Now start the phone in recovery mode. Press the Sleep/Wake and Power button and hold until the Apple logo is visible. Then release the Sleep/Wake button and the iTunes logo with a cable will appear on the screen. Connect the iPhone to the PC in this mode.
Step5. Now in the extracted files folder of your Windows PC press Shift button of a keyboard and then right-click on the empty place and click on Start command prompt here.
Step 6. Now there type the ZiPhone in command prompt.
Step 7. Now there enter ziphone -u -i a123456789012345 (Replace 123456789012345 with your desired IMEI number).
Now it will take up to 2-3 minutes and then after your device will get reboots. That’s it! you are done, now the IMEI number of your device will get changed and you will have new IMEI address on your device that you can check by dialing *#06#.
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