If you own an iPhone 8 or an iPhone 8 Plus, whether you’ve just bought a new SIM card or you’ve been using the same one for years, you may still not know your phone number by heart. But if you know where to look for it within the settings of the device, it won’t be long and this problem will be solved once and for all.
Q: How can I find my iPhone number on and iPhone 8 Plus / iPhone 8?
A: To find out the number associated with the SIM card that you’re using, you must check the My Number entry from the settings of your Phone app.
- Unlock the device;
- Tap on the Phone icon to launch the app;
- Select Contacts;
- Look for My Number – most likely at the top of the screen;
- Check your number displayed in there.
Q: Why can’t I see my iPhone number and, instead, it shows as “Unknown”?
A: If you’ve followed the above steps on your iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus but, instead of the actual number, you saw the Unknown message, it is worth to check your SIM card.
Take it out and place it back in, making sure that it tightly fits the dedicated slot. Try one more time. If you still cannot find out your iPhone number on iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, you should contact your wireless provider for further assistance.