There is a very easy way to see the IMEI code in a Gigaset GS170 through a hidden code in the system.
The IMEI code identifies a mobile device uniquely, each Gigaset 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 Gigaset GS170 very easily through the system settings.
Estimated time: 1 minute.
1- First step:
Unlock your GS170 and go to the home screen to get started.
2- Second step:
Click on the phone icon of your GS170, 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 with the GS170 keyboard: *#06# (asterisk, hash, zero, six, hash).
5- Fifth step:
By default you should see the IMEI code of your Gigaset GS170 if not, press on the “call” button and it will appear.
Do you keep the case of your Gigaset GS170? 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 GS170?
The IMEI code is used for example to find out if a device GS170 it is an original Gigaset 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 Gigaset GS170 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 Gigaset warranty and know if the device is on some IMEI blacklist
About the device:
Gigaset GS170 is a device with a size of 72.3 mm (millimeters), 7.23 cm (centimeters), 0.24 ft (feet), 2.85 in (inches), and a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels.
It has a processor ARM Cortex-A53, a RAM memory 2 GB and an internal memory of 16 GB (gigabytes).
The Gigaset GS170 it comes from the factory with the operating system Android 7.0 Nougat
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