There is a very easy way to see the IMEI code in a Cat S61 through a hidden code in the system.
The IMEI code identifies a mobile device uniquely, each Cat device has its own IMEI code, this code must be printed on the device box and in the case of devices with removable battery under it. Here we discover how to get it in a Cat S61 very easily through the system settings.
Table of Contents:
Estimated time: 1 minute.
1- First step:
Unlock your S61 and go to the home screen to get started.
2- Second step:
Click on the phone icon of your S61, it is usually located at the bottom left.
3- Third step:
If the numeric keyboard does not appear, press the keyboard icon to open it.
4- Fourth step:
Press the following sequence using the S61 keyboard: *#06# (asterisk, hash, zero, six, hash).
5- Fifth step:
By default, you should see the IMEI code of your Cat S61 if not, press on the “call” button, and it will appear.
Do you keep the case of your Cat S61? In this case you will find the serial number code and the IMEI/MEID in the barcode on the back of the box.
What is the purpose of obtaining the IMEI code of a S61?
The IMEI code is used for example to find out if a device S61 it is an original Cat, or it is a copy or imitation.
It is important to know what your IMEI code is in case of theft, to report it and ask the telephone operator to block the device and can not be used by another person.
It is also necessary to request an unlocking or release of the Cat S61 and that can be used with any SIM card of any operator, i.e. unlock a phone or tablet.
Other uses of the IMEI code are: knowing the country of origin of the device, knowing the date of manufacture and purchase, knowing the serial number, knowing if the device still has the manufacturer's Cat warranty and know if the device is on some IMEI blacklist
About the device:
Cat S61 is a mobile/cell phone with dimensions of 150 x 76 x 13 mm (5.91 x 2.99 x 0.51 in), a screen size of 5.2 inches, 74.5 cm2 (~65.4% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~424 ppi density).
It has a processor Octa-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53, a graphics card Adreno 508, a RAM memory 4 GB and an internal memory of 64 GB, 4 GB RAM.
The Cat S61 comes from the factory with the Android 8.0 (Oreo), planned upgrade to Android 9.0 (P) operating system.
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