15/02/2015 · Originally Posted by charlesfinley. If you are buying the sim from H2O, maybe they are using the IMEI information to determine what kind (mini, micro, nano) sim card you need. At least that’s a thought. I guess that makes sense but this was on the activation page after I already had a SIM. 11-15-2014, 03:22 PM #7.
07/01/2009 · 0. It has to be a valid IMEI. It does not have to be the phone you are going to use. One of the fifteen digits is a check digit. The IMEI will be rejected if the check digit does not match the check digit generated for the other fourteen digits in the IMEI. Earl F. Parrish.
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17/04/2019 · Just as each Person has their individual ID number and every Car Has their Vehicle number, every Mobile Device with SIM card can be accurately identified by a so-called IMEI number. The IMEI – also called the International Mobile Equipment Identity – hides a 15-digit number that is unique to any Mobile phone Or Smartphone. Dual SIM devices even have two …
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17/01/2020 · What you need to activate your phone is based on the type of phone you have. For example, if you have an iPhone you might need the IMEI number, something you can have displayed on the phone before you start the activation process or find on the phone packaging. Otherwise, you will need a SIM card and a wireless network with which to connect.
14/10/2020 · Dial *#06# from your phone. You will get a response with your IMEI number. Go into your phone settings and look for “about phone” to see the IMEI number. If you can open your phone; the IMEI number will be printed behind your battery. If you still have the box then the IMEI number may be on the box (sticker).
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How can I get SIM card number by using IMEI number?
If you want to get SIM card number by using IMEI number, then you have to go to legal way. That means you first have to file a Police complain and then you can get the same with the help of them.
Do I need a SIM card to Activate my Phone?
Purchase a SIM card if your carrier requires one. In order to activate your used phone, you will need to insert a SIM card for your plan. Unless the device has been unlocked, it can generally only be activated on the same carrier it was originally activated on.
What is the difference between IMEI number and Sim serial number?
The sim serial number is printed on sim card its is called ICCID number and the IMEI number is the mobile device serial number. For a common man its not possible to map to each other, But yes mobile operator can do.
What happens to IMEI when SIM card is lost or stolen?
When a GSM phone is inserted with a SIM card and when it connects to mobile service provider, the IMEI number of the phone is transmitted to mobile service provider. So when your phone is lost or stolen and is inserted with a new SIM card, then IMEI is still transmitted to the service provider of new SIM card.