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How to Change iPhone IMEI Without Jailbreak

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IMEI number of each and every mobile device is its identity. In order to recognize that network on the cellular network and this identity is by default set by the maker of that device as well. You guys can’t change this IMEI number as it was detected over the cellular network too. But, you guys can actually change this on your device on a temporary basis as well. And this actually fakes your device identity and you guys can use this in a really cool way of faking some recharge apps in order to get the bonus. So, now have a look at the complete guide discussed below to proceed through the changing IMEI number of iPhone. In this article, we are going to talk about How to Change iPhone IMEI Without Jailbreak. Let’s begin!

What is the IMEI number?

International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) is basically a unique, mandatory 15 digit series. That is given to every single mobile phone through its maker for its unique identification.

Where can you find the IMEI number on iPhone devices?

There are mostly 3 ways in order to find the IMEI number of an iPhone device:

  • IMEI number for a device can be mostly known along with the help of *#06# code.
    • You have to type “*#06#” on the device keypad.
    • Then tap on the call button of the device. Now a 15 digit series appears on the screen as well. This is your device’s IMEI number actually.
  • You guys can also find your device’s IMEI number on the device’s box too.
  • Another really easy way to find the IMEI number on the iPhone device is.  Head to Settings->General->About and then look for your device’s IMEI  number.

Things You Should Remember Before Changing IMEI of iPhone

There are some of the things you should keep in mind before even following the process to change the IMEI number of an iPhone without even the jailbreak.

  • Well, the iPhone should unlock or activate already. You guys can check out the guide in order to activate the iPhone.
  • If you guys change your device’s IMEI number, its warranty will be destroyed actually. If the warranty period has ended, then you can change the IMEI number freely as well.
  • Also, changing the IMEI number of a stolen phone is illegal. You guys may also get caught.

I hope you have read all the above points and comply with these as well. So, let’s move to the step by step guide in order to change the IMEI number of an iPhone too.

How to Change iPhone IMEI Without Jailbreak

Below is the step-by-step guide in order to change the IMEI number of iPhones. You have to follow all of the steps carefully, and you can also change the IMEI number of an iPhone easily.

  • First of all, you have to know the actual IMEI address of your ios device. And that you can get through dialing the number *#06# this will basically display your current IMEI number.
  • Now you guys have to jailbreak your device.
  • After jailbreak your device you then have to download a PC tool. That will permit you to change the IMEI number of your device that is Ziphone actually. Now from the link download and also extract the folder package.
  • Then just start the phone in recovery mode. Tap on the Sleep/Wake and Power button and then hold till the Apple logo is visible. Release the Sleep or Wake button and the iTunes logo along with a cable will appear on the screen. Then connect the iPhone to the PC in this mode as well.
  • Now in the extracted files folder of your Windows PC press the Shift button on a keyboard. And then right-click on the empty place and tap on the Start command prompt here.
  • Then there, just type the ZiPhone in the command prompt.
  • Now there, you have to enter ziphone -u -i a123456789012345 (Replace 123456789012345 along with your wished IMEI number).

change iphone imei without jailbreak

Now it will take more than 2-3 minutes and then after your device will reboot as well. That’s just it! you are all done, now the IMEI number of your device will get changed and you guys will have a new IMEI address on your device. That you guys can check through dialing *#06# as well.


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