The IMEI number is a 15-digit serial number that is unique to your device. Every mobile number has an IMEI number that it uses to establish contact with the network provider. In case you lose your phone, you can use the IMEI number to triangulate its location as soon as it makes contact with a cell tower. There are multiple ways to find the IMEI number of your mobile device. Read this article for more details. If you want to make your phone untraceable, you can change its IMEI number. We don’t recommend doing this, but it can be done. Before you make up your mind, you should know that changing the IMEI number will certainly void your device’s warranty. Still want to go ahead? Here’s how you can change the IMEI number of your Android phone.
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Change your Android phone’s IMEI number using the Xposed Installer and IMEI Changer Pro apps
Changing your Android phone’s IMEI number will require you to install a couple of third-party apps on your device. Since these apps are not available on the Google Play Store, you will have to install them from a third-party source. Make sure the source is trustworthy and the apps are legitimate. Back up your phone’s data before beginning the flashing process. Once you’re ready, follow these steps.
Step 1: Download and install Xposed Installer and IMEI Changer Pro on your Android phone from trusted third-party sources.
Step 2: Restart your phone once both apps have been installed.
Step 3: Launch the Xposed Installer app on your Android phone.
Step 4: Switch to the Modules tab.
Step 5: Check the box next to IMEI Changer Pro.
Step 6: Restart your device.
Step 7: Launch the IMEI Changer Pro app and enter a valid IMEI number in the relevant field.
Step 8: Hit Apply and restart your device.
Your Android phone will be flashed with the new IMEI number.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is an IMEI number?
IMEI stands for International Mobile Equipment Identity. Every mobile device has a unique IMEI number that it uses to make contact with the nearby cell towers.
What is the use of an IMEI number?
Can I change my phone’s IMEI number?
While changing your Android phone’s IMEI number is not recommended, it can be done with the help of Xposed Installer and IMEI Changer Pro apps.
This is how you can change the IMEI number of your Android phone. We don’t recommend changing your phone’s IMEI number, but if you have absolutely made up your mind, it is suggested that you use the IMEI number of some other device you own instead of a completely new one. The flasher tools will not work if the IMEI number is not valid.
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