Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)
There is a very easy way to see the IMEI code in a Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) through a hidden code in the system.
The IMEI code identifies a mobile device uniquely, each Samsung 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 Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) very easily through the system settings.
Estimated time: 1 minute.
1- First step:
Unlock your Galaxy A3 (2017) and go to the home screen to get started.
2- Second step:
Click on the phone icon of your Galaxy A3 (2017), 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 Galaxy A3 (2017) keyboard: *#06# (asterisk, hash, zero, six, hash).
5- Fifth step:
By default, you should see the IMEI code of your Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) if not, press on the “call” button, and it will appear.
Do you keep the case of your Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)? 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 Galaxy A3 (2017)?
The IMEI code is used for example to find out if a device Galaxy A3 (2017) it is an original Samsung, 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 Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) 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 Samsung warranty and know if the device is on some IMEI blacklist
About the device:
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is a device with a size of 135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9 mm (5.33 x 2.61 x 0.31 in), a weight of 138 grams, a screen size of 4.7 inches (~67.9% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels (~312 ppi pixel density).
It has a processor Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53, a graphics card Mali-T830, a RAM memory 2 GB RAM and an internal memory of 16 GB.
The Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) comes from the factory with the Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) operating system.
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