IMEI codes

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IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) is a special number, which is assigned to the mobile phone. Most of GSM, WCDMA, iDEN phones and some satelite phones could be identified by this number.

Usually You could receive IMEI code, typing *#06#.
On some old Sony or Sony Ericson phones it could be received by entering * Right * Left Left * Left *.
Blackberry devices display IMEI code in the status message ("Options"->"Status").

IMEI code consists of the following parts:
NNXXXXTACType Approval Code 2
NNRBIReporting Body Identifier
XXFACFinal Assembly Code
XXXXXXSNRSerial Number
XSpareusually 0(zero)

FAC codes
Code Description
01,02 AEG
07,40 Motorola
10,20 Nokia
30 Ericsson
40,41,44 Siemens
50 Bosch
51 Sony, Siemens, Ericsson
60 Alcatel
61 Ericsson
65 AEG
70 Sagem
75 Dancall
80 Philips
85 Panasonic

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