The IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) is a unique number consisted of 15 sequential digit that shows the device specification in detail with the SIM card identification.
The first 14 digits are defined by GSM (Global System for Mobile Communication) Association. The last digit is resulted by an algorithm-based formula named Luhn and it has a control character. This IMEI number is a specific and unique number assigned to each cell phone all over the world. By using IMEI number, we may get the information’s such as network name and country from, warranty information, date of purchase, carrier information, device system version and specification.
The IMEI number is useful if your device is stolen or lost and the network operator or police staff asks about your IMEI number. Also, it will be required when you send the device to your distributor or phone shop for repair or service. After report to the network operator and police, you can block your device and that phone will no longer to be used regardless of whether the SIM card is changed or removed.
Why you are recommended to check the IMEI number of your devices? You should check the IMEI number before buying a new phone to know whether the device is legal. In other hands, you can use the specification appears in IMEI result information to check the real specs with the offering (country of origin, manufacturer, model number, etc.).
How to Check the IMEI Number in Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Device
Like other phones in general, the simplest and easiest way to check IMEI on Oppo Reno 10x Zoom is to use or dial *#06# on your phone dialer.
Another way to check it is to go to the phone menu : [Settings] – [About Phone] – [Status]. There will show the specific IMEI number of your Oppo Reno10x Zoom.
If you buy a cellphone with a box, the IMEI number can also be seen on the box packaging.
With IMEI checking, you can identify your Oppo Reno 10x Zoom specification or know or reveal the hidden information about your device. The IMEI checking is also a common way to find out whether your Oppo Reno 10x Zoom is original and legal.
The alternative way of checking the IMEI number is by online. You can visit https://www.imei.info. With free lookup function, they show the first 6 (six) digits of IMEI number called Type Approval Code (TAC) to find the correct model of the device.
Afterwards, the IMEI engine will find the phone specification. Here you can know the specification of your device.
The imei.info is created based on the largest TAC database in the world and they are adding new device information and specification every day. Their IMEI lookup feature is completely free and easy in use.
Indonesia Regulations Regarding IMEI
For you who live in Indonesia, the local government has planned to carry out the IMEI control process as of April 18, 2020, through a white list scheme where people who will buy mobile devices can find out in advance whether the IMEI number has been officially registered. People who want to purchase mobile devices are expected to check the IMEI number first so that there will be no violations that cause harm to themselves.
However, the above rules only apply to people who buy and activate their mobile devices as of April 18, 2020. If the IMEI number is not detected on the Ministry of Industry webpage (https://imei.kemenperin.go.id/) are still allowed to use the device. But on the contrary, if we buy mobile devices and activate it after 18 April 2020 where the IMEI number is not registered at the Ministry of Industry, the mobile devices will not be able to be connected to the GSM number issued by the cellular operator.