Samsung Galaxy S5 Active
There is a very easy way to see the IMEI code in a Samsung Galaxy S5 Active 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 S5 Active very easily through the system settings.
Estimated time: 1 minute.
1- First step:
Unlock your Galaxy S5 Active and go to the home screen to get started.
2- Second step:
Click on the phone icon of your Galaxy S5 Active, 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 S5 Active keyboard: *#06# (asterisk, hash, zero, six, hash).
5- Fifth step:
By default, you should see the IMEI code of your Samsung Galaxy S5 Active if not, press on the “call” button, and it will appear.
Do you keep the case of your Samsung Galaxy S5 Active? 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 S5 Active?
The IMEI code is used for example to find out if a device Galaxy S5 Active 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 S5 Active 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 S5 Active is a device with a size of 145.3 x 73.4 x 8.9 mm (5.72 x 2.89 x 0.35 in), a weight of 170.1 grams, a screen size of 5.1 inches (~67.2% screen-to-body ratio) and a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels (~432 ppi pixel density).
It has a processor Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400, a graphics card Adreno 330, a RAM memory 2 GB RAM and an internal memory of 16 GB (11.2 GB .
The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active it comes from the factory with the operating system Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)| upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
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