Android users loves to try different tweaks on their device. For example, many people search for How to Change Android IMEI Number without root. Well, first of all let me clear your doubt because lot of people think it isn’t possible to change IMEI Number of Android phone…. but they are wrong. It is very simple process to change any Android IMEI number with or without root. No matter your device is of Samsung, Micromax, HTC, Motorola, Oppo, Vivo, Panasonic or any other company brand. I will provide you a easiest method which can work on all smartphones.
What is IMEI Number?
IMEI refers to “International Mobile Equipment Identity“. It is a 15 digit serial number which is unique for each and every smartphone no matter it is running on Java, Windows, iOS or Android. Where it is written? You can see your device IMEI number behind the battery or in the backside of your mobile. Anothery best way to check your IMEI number is: Open keypad and dial “*#06#” and serial number will appear in front of you. Are you thinking what’s the need of this serial number? Let you know, it helps to track your device location, in identification your phone within all over world. When your device got stolen, you can track its location using its IMEI number only. So isn’t it useful? 😀 Yes it is.
Why We Needs to Change Android IMEI?
There are hundereds of reasons due to which you thinks to change Android IMEI. Some common issues are like, most of the Refer & Earn apps nowadays, store your IMEI number into their database and when you try to register more than one account on same device, it will not provide you any referral money for it. In this situation, then best solution is to change IMEI of your Android. Sometimes, your device get damaged internally and shows SIM error like invalid SIM and all. In this case, you can fix all damages just by changing your mobile IMEI. I hope these examples are enough to explain benefits of changing IMEI number of mobiles.
This is a simple task to change Android IMEI number of any smartphone. All you need is a rooted device. After rooting, your phone will start working on your command (If you are expert in Android system). There are thousands to benefits of rooting Android and disadvantages too!! Well, don’t worry it will not damage your phone if you have some knowledge. No matter even if you don’t want to root your phone because I am going to share two methods to change IMEI Number of Android without root and with root both. So if you are not interested to take any risk of rooting then you can follow my second method but that will only work in MTK Chipset Android phone. Let’s come to the main trick.
Requirements to Change IMEI Number in Android Without Root
- Rooted Android Phone: How to Root Android Without PC
- Xposed Installer Apk
- Xposed IMEI Changer App
- Internet Availablity
- Little Brain (I hope you have :-p )
These were the some basic requirements to change IMEI number in any Android phone. If you are ready with these all, come to the main steps. You may Also like Whatsapp Dare Games to play with your friends.
How to Change Android IMEI Number
This tutorial is only for Rooted devices. If you haven’t rooted or don’t want to root your phone then go for another method which is described just after this one.
Before proceeding to the main steps, you must install Xposed Installer in your mobile. Only after that, you can change your Android IMEI Number. If you are done with it, come to the mail trick.
1) First of all check your Original IMEI number by dialing *#06# and note it somewhere.
2) Install IMEI Changer App on your smartphone.
3) Open Xposed Installer and in modules, tick mark on IMEI Changer app option and reboot your phone.
4) After restating, open IMEI Changer app. You will see Current IMEI No., New IMEI No. and Original IMEI boxes. To change it, click on New IMEI No. box and enter your desired new number and click on Apply button to save changes.
5) Now again restart your phone to process this process.
Voila! You are done. Now to confirm New IMEI serial number, open IMEI chanegr App and you will see new serial in Current IMEI No. box or you can also check directly by dialing *#06# from your smartphone. Aha! Isn’t it simple? Yes it is preety simplest trick ever. Well, this method required root access. Now come to our second method.
How to Change IMEI Number Without Root (In MTK Chipset Android Phone)
In this tutorial there is no need to root your phone and no need to install and app like which is used in above one. But first of all make clear that this will not work on all Android phone, it can be applied only on MTK chipset devices. So, if you device follow this single requirement then follow the below given steps to change Android IMEI Number without root.
1) First of all download Mobile Uncle Tool Apk and install it in your device.
2) After successful installation, open it in your device and select Engineer >> Engineer Mode option.
3) Scroll down and find CDS Information, click on it and then click on Radio Information option.
4) It will show your two new options on screen i.e Phone 1 & Phone 2. Click on Phone 2 option.
5) After selecting Phone 2 option, it will show you new option which is AT+.
6) Now, You need to replace this AT+ with “AT+ (Space) Youe New 15 Digit IMEI Number“. (Look at example below)
For Example: AT+ 123456789123456
7) At last click on Set At Command option to save your changes and restart your phone.
This is How to Change Android IMEI Number without Root. You can follow this method on any MTK Chipset Android phones without any requirement of rooting. I have tried it on many devices and found it working like a charm. Try it on your own mobile and let us know in comment section if you are facing any issue.
Video Tutorial: How to Change IMEI Number
Here is the video tutorial for you which I have found on YouTube.
I hope this video helped you a lot in understanding the process Live. You can see, they followed the same method which I have described and IMEI changed successfully without any issue.
On Internet, you will find lots of websites which provides you save method and I think they too works if those sites are updating regularly but in most of the cases, we found that their tutorial are not getting any updates from years and the tricks they have described are got patched already. Well, I don’t want to compare anyone, I tried my best to describe you a step by step method to change IMEI Number of any smartphone. Enjoy!
So guys, these are the easiest methods to change Android IMEI number with and without root permission. Well, I am not saying these are the only ways to do such thing, but without PC only these are the possibilities to change IMEI number in any Android phone. If any of above method is not useful for you then you can search for another method on Internet which requires Computer, maybe that will works for you. But, I am sure my methods are working fine as I tested them personally on my devices. If you have still any problem and not able to change Android IMEI Number, feel free to comment below.