Fairphone 3

Fairphone 3

How to see the IMEI code in 3

First method:

There is a very easy way to see the IMEI code in a Fairphone 3 through a hidden code in the system.

The IMEI code identifies a mobile device uniquely, each Fairphone 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 Fairphone 3 very easily through the system settings.

Estimated time: 1 minute.

1- First step:

Unlock your 3 and go to the home screen to get started.

Home screen

2- Second step:

Click on the phone icon of your 3, it is usually located at the bottom left.

Android call icon

3- Third step:

If the numeric keyboard does not appear, press the keyboard icon to open it.

Keyboard Android

4- Fourth step:

Press the following sequence with the 3 keyboard: *#06# (asterisk, hash, zero, six, hash).

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5- Fifth step:

By default, you should see the IMEI code of your Fairphone 3 if not, press on the “call” button, and it will appear.

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Video instructions

Do you keep the case of your Fairphone 3? 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 3?

The IMEI code is used for example to find out if a device 3 it is an original Fairphone, 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 Fairphone 3 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 Fairphone warranty and know if the device is on some IMEI blacklist

About the device:

Fairphone 3 is a device with a size of 71.8 x 158 x 9.89 mm, a screen size of 5.65 inches and a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080.

It has a processor 64-bit Octa-Core processor, a graphics card Qualcomm Adreno 506 650MHz GPU, a RAM memory 4 GB and an internal memory of 64Gb.

The Fairphone 3 it comes from the factory with the operating system Android 9

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