How To Find Your Mobile Phone IMEI Number.

Every mobile phone handset has a unique number - the IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number.

This number is used to identify your handset among the hundreds of thousands, if not millions of handsets that are in existence.

There is nothing sinister about the IMEI number - in fact quite the contrary.

If you have your mobile phone stolen, or it becomes lost, you will need the IMEI number in order to have your network block your phone from use by someone else (and you getting the call, text, and data bill that they run-up).

So, how do you find the IMEI number for your mobile phone ?

In this video produced by the Metropolitan Police Service you are shown how to get your mobile phone IMEI number.

SIMsurprise hopes that you enjoy this video.