Want to track your lost mobile phone? Nowadays it is very easy to track phone using IMEI online as it available on the web at absolutely free of cost. IMEI number is a 15 digit unique number which stands for the International Mobile Equipment Identity number. IMEI is present in every global mobile communication system to represent a mobile phone. The main importance of IMEI number is that you can track down the location of a phone by just having its IMEI number. By using IMEI number you can also track down a phone call from where it is actually initiated.
The main important use of IMEI number is to track down the location of a mobile phone. This facility comes handy to identify the location of a thief in case of a mobile theft or if you have lost your phone. Moreover, IMEI number can be used to search an old man who has lost his way towards home. If your phone has been stolen, then you can ask your service provider to deactivate the phone using IMEI number. You can also ask to block incoming and outgo calls on your mobile number. So, as IMEI is a very important unique number, please always keep a note of it in a safe place.
If you want to find the IMEI number of your phone, then it is very much easy. Just look down under the battery of your phone and you will get it. This is common place for IMEI number but it may vary from one manufacturer to other. Instead of looking for the battery, you can simply type *#06# from your phone’s keypad and press call button. The IMEI number will be displayed on the screen. This special sequence will work on phone otherwise you can search on the web for an alternative way. In case of a phone with dual SIM facility, you will have two unique IMEI number for each of your SIM card.
Earlier some mobiles were available in the market without having any IMEI number. All these mobile phones were manufactured by some of the Korean and Chinese manufacturers. As IMEI number can be used in different security reasons, today it is illegal in India to use any of these mobile phones without having IMEI number. To track IMEI online, there are several websites on the web, which are connected with the world wide IMEI database through GPS connectivity. Just enter your 15 digit IMEI number and press the “track” option. The exact location will be displayed on your screen.