If you’ve recently purchased the newest iPhone from Apple, you might want to know how to check IMEI number on iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro or iPhone 12 Pro Max. For those that don’t know what the IMEI number is, it’s a 16 digit number that is unique only to your smartphone, nobody has a similar IMEI as you. In addition, IMEI is an abbreviation for International Mobile Station Equipment Identity and every device around the world has an IMEI.
The main purpose for an IMEI is to know if a phone has been blacklisted, stolen or not going to work with a wireless carrier as all the major cell service providers share this data with one another. So if an iPhone’s IMEI get blacklisted for AT&T, it will continue to be blacked listed on any new carrier you decide to take that phone to.
It’s impossible to change the IMEI number on iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max and should be the first thing you check if you’re purchasing a used iPhone. The reason for this is if you buy an iPhone with a bad IMEI then you’re not going to be able to activate it with another carrier in the future.
Below we’ll explain where to find the IMEI on iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max and where to check to see if the iPhone is in good condition or if it has been blacklisted or reported stolen.
There are several different websites that are great for a Free IMEI Check & ESN Check:
The websites above will tell you if an IMEI has been blacklisted or stolen. Just go to one of the websites listed above and type in your IMEI and what the results say. Below are steps on how to find the IMEI on iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max.
How To Find IMEI On iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro And iPhone 12 Pro Max
- Power on your iPhone
- Go to Settings
- Tap on General
- Select About
- Browse down near the bottom of the page until you see it say IMEI
- Look for the 16 digit number next to where it says IMEI
After you follow the steps above, you should know how to find IMEI on iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. If you have any comments or questions, please let us know and we’ll try our best to help you out as best as possible.