Today, we will talk briefly on IMEI and then we will also show you the complete step by step guide on how change IMEI on all the Infinix and Tecno Phones. And this two brands of phones are quite disturbing the Android market.
It is going to be a kind of long but stay close to us. We will try and make everything so simple and so sharply.We promise, it will be more easier.
Tecno Android Smartphone and Infinix Android Smartphone are one of the top Phone Manufactures currently in Nigeria. If you don’t see a Nigerian holding Infinix then look behind, they are hold Tecno Phone.
What is IMEI? What is the Full Meaning?
IMEI also known as International Mobile Equipment Identity: it is a form of electronics serial number that is typically 15 digital numbers. However, each device come with a unique IMEI, as per say, no two devices should’ve similar IMEI numbers.
The IMEI of every smartphone is normally locked to the device and has nothing to do with SIM card change. Knowing the IMEI of your smartphone is of great advantage, and once your device gets stolen, permanent block of the devie can be easily executed once you provide your device carrier with the IMEI.
Always note that, tweaking your IMEI can serve you great advantage, but always know that once your IMEI is changed, the warranty of the smartphone would be voided. IMEI changing is also illegal in some countries.
How to Change the iMEI of Infinix & Tecno Phones
Before you begin the full step, you are to follow the requirements properly. Firstly, to change your device imei, if it’s to a blackberry imei, you’ll need to Download the Blackberry IMEI Generator. You’ll also need to download the tool code named MTK Engineering mode.
#1. The first thing to do is to backup your device IMEI so you can always change back to default. To backup, simply dial *#06#.
#2. Now proceed, by getting the imei you wish to change to, if blackberry IMEI, use the bb generator to generate a blackberry imei.
#3. Thereafter, you are to install the MTK Engineering mode software and launch, on the software, tap on MTK settings and swipe your screen to connectivity then on connectivity menu, tap “CDS Information” then “Radio Information” and tap on Phone 1 (to change imei for sim 1) and Phone 2 (to change imei for sim 2).
#4. Then once you get to Phone 1 menu, you’ll see AT+, now clear it and input AT+ EGMR=1,7,THE NEW IMEI NUMBER YOU WANT TO CHANGE TO (ensure that there is space between AT+ and EGMR i.e AT+ EGMR=1,7,”3383838282837373…
#5. Tap on “Send at Command” and you’ll see a message saying “AT command sent”… you’re done. You can now reboot your device, dial *#06# to check for IMEI.
#6. Want to change for sim 2, simply go to “Phone 2” you’ll also see AT+, now clear and input AT+ EGMR=1,10,THE NEW IMEI NUMBER YOU WANT TO CHANGE TO (ensure that there is space between AT+ and EGMR i.eAT+ EGMR=1,10,”3383838282837373
#7. Now click send at command as u did for Phone 1 and reboot after getting the “at command sent” message. That is it!
List of All the Tested Tecno and Infinix Android Smartphone
*. Tecno devices – Tecno Q1, Tecno S7, Tecno P9, Tecno M9, Tecno Droid 7C, Tecno H5, Tecno N9, Tecno D3, Tecno D5, Tecno F7, Tecno M3, Tecno S3, Tecno P5, Tecno L3, Tecno M5, Tecno M7, Tecno H7, Tecno M6, Tecno R7, Tecno N7, Tecno Y4, Tecno Y6, Tecno P6, Tecno M9 (A3), Tecno L6, Tecno F5, Tecno G9, Tecno Y5, Tecno Boom J7, Tecno Phantom Z (A7), Tecno Camon C5, Tecno L5, Camon C8, Boom J5, Phantom 5 etc.
*. Infinix devices – infinix hot, infinix hot 2, infinix hot note 2 infinix hot note x551, infinix zero, infinix x351, x530, x401, x350, x560, Infinix Zero 3, Infinix Note 2 etc.
Get your Phone IMEI changes today and start enjoying some wonderful games, application and many other features.