How To Change IMEI Number Without Root | Step By Step Guide

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How To Change IMEI Number Without Root | Step By Step Guide

How To Change IMEI Number Without Root | Step By Step Guide

Changing the IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) and device id of any android device is really not a good idea because there are many advantage or disadvantage but sometime it help us to take some extra benefit from our device.

Where the IMEI is used to trace the location of a device or find the stolen device, on the other hand its used to make a device untraceable by changing its IMEI number, serial number, device id, Donkeyguard number, UDID.

This article will tutor you on how to change IMEI Number Without Root OR through root, depending on what you want. It will also show you how to change from android to blackberry IMEI.

What Is IMEI Number?

The International Mobile Equipment Identity or IMEI s a number, usually unique, to identify 3GPP and iDEN mobile phones, as well as some satellite phones. It is a 15 digits unique number of a mobile.

It is usually found printed inside the battery compartment of the phone, but can also be displayed on-screen on most phones by entering *#06# on the dial pad, or alongside other system information in the settings menu on smartphone operating systems.

What Are The Uses Of IMEI Number

The IMEI number is used by a GSM network to identify valid devices and therefore can be used for stopping a stolen phone from accessing that network. For example, if a mobile phone is stolen, the owner can call their network provider and instruct them to blacklist the phone using its IMEI number.

How To Change Your Android Phone IMEI Number

Advantages Of Changing Your Android IMEI number to a blackberry IMEI number

  • You’ll be able to use Glo Bis On your Android device after Changing IMEI.
  • Using the Glo Bis of N1,000 for 3GB for a month.
  • Free data that ranges from 2GB – 3GB from Mtn , Airtel and Etisalat by changing to a specific IMEI number

How to Change Device ID of your Android phone or tablet

There are basically two ways of changing the device ID of an Android device – either through rooting or factory reset

How To Change IMEI with Root,

You Can Also Use another app called The Mobile Uncle App

Download The English version of Mobile Uncle Tools Here

2. How To Change IMEI of Android Phones Using Mobile Uncle

Below is a list of the compatible android devices that mobile uncle tools works on

  • Mtk6589 device
  • Mtk6582 device
  • MTK65XX devices
  • Quad Core Mediatek phones
  • Octa Core Mediatek phones

Requirement For Changing your Android IMEI

  • Your Android device must be rooted.
  • You can root your android device with kingroot.
  • After successful downloading mobile uncle tools.
  • Install and launch mobile uncle.
  • If you get pop-up requesting root permissions then,just grant the request and continue below
  • First create backup of current IMEI by choosing IMEI Backup Restore (MTK) and then select Backup IMEI to desired path.
  • Tap on Engineer
  • Mode>>Engineer Mode (MTK) and then swipe your fingers to the left to scroll to right and going to Connectivity Tab.
  • Tap on CDS Information and open
  • Radio Information >> Phone 1 or Phone 2 (This simply means Sim 1 or Sim 2, whichever you want to change IMEI)
  • Now you’re done. You just have to restart the phone and then to check your android phone’s new
  • IMEI,dial *#06#.
  •  Now you can see a AT+ written at the top, tap the end and depending on your sim,
  • add the line: EGMR=1,7,”NEW SIM 1 IMEI” or EGMR=1,10,”NEW SIM 2 IMEI” and tap on send Command.

How To Change IMEI without Root

First, make sure you ackup your Android device.

  • Go to Settings. and then click on Backup & Reset.
  • Then, click on ‘Factory Data Reset‘.
  • And, then reset you phone.
  • When, reset done. Then you will get a new and unique device ID.
  • Note:- This will wipe your all data like messages, phone memory, contacts, apps

How To Change IMEI Number From Android IMEI To Blackberry IMEI

First, you need to generate a blackberry imei to put inplace of the android imei.

  • After downloading,extract the file and double
  • Click on GIPv4.1
  • Click on generate imei. copy down IMEI.

Now launch mobile uncle tool, open the app, and navigate to Engineer Mode

  •  In the next screen, click on Engineer Mode (MTK)
  •  slide the window to Connectivity just like we did before and then click on CDS Information
  •  After that,Click on Radio Information

If you are using a dual Sim android phone, Phone 1 represents your Sim 1 and Phone 2 represents your Sim2. So choose the slot you want to swap imei with that of blackberry. Most guys choose sim1 though.

  • After choosing the desired slot, click on the (AT+) type in a word and then clear the word you typed.
  • After clearing it, a dialogue box will
  • Open click on AT+EGMR=1,7,””
  • In between (“”) type in the imei which you generated.
  • Check if the numbers are same and equal

Then, click on SEND AT COMMAND if you receive a message saying AT command sent and successful,you’re successful!

All you have to do now is to reboot your phone that all now you can rock your new imei and browse with it like a blackberry phone. but make sure you backup your previous Imei, I suggest writing it down on a Piece of Paper incase anything goes wrong so that you can quickly change it back.

And that’s it for changing your android phone’s IMEI

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