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Is IMEI a GSM?
Last Updated: 15th January, 2020
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Furthermore, is IMEI GSM or CDMA?
By default, Sprint, US Cellular, and VerizonuseCDMA for their phones, while AT&T, Virgin Mobile,andT-Mobile use GSM.
Secondly, is SIM card an IMEI? SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is nothingbutyour IMSI (International Mobile subscriber Identity)number.IMEI is your equipment (hand set number) .IMEI is aunique number in the world for all thehandsetsmanufactured.
Simply so, what is GSM IMEI number?
An IMEI number is a globally unique 15digitnumber assigned to all cellular devices, whichidentifiesyour device within the mobile network. We can usethisnumber to block a mobile phone from being used byanotherperson or phone company if it has been lost orstolen.
What is IMEI number used for?
The IMEI (International Mobile EquipmentIdentity)number is a unique set of 15 digits used onGSM phonesto identify them. Because the SIM card is associatedwith the userand can be swapped from phone to phone, a method isneeded to keeptrack of the hardware itself, and that's why theIMEI wasdeveloped.