The iCloud is a cloud service offered by Apple to its device users. Icloud also includes the service to check IMEI of various iPhones, iPads or iPods. The service helps to prevent from buying the stolen Apple devices.
Today IOS devices are being very popular. There are many users who uses different iOS devices. Similarly, the cases of iPhones, iPads and iPods being stolen are also increasing day by day. The stolen devices are found for sale in the market. With the iCloud IMEI check service, you can find out that if the device kept for sale is a stolen device or not. While purchasing a mobile phone, you should make sure that “Find my iPhone Activation Lock” is turned off. To restore it from iTunes and other source, the user will need the original Apple ID and password. ICloud Activation Lock is the feature offered in Apple devices which allows the unauthorized users unable to use the device. The unauthorized users cannot restore and reset the phone.
Steps for iCloud IMEI Check
- In the web browser, open the link https://www.icloud.com/activationlock/.
- In the asked box, enter IMEI or serial number of your device. Then, enter the verification code and click on the “Continue” option just below.
If the information you provided is valid then in the new page the various information are provided. They will provide the information about the confirmation of the identifier. They will also provide the model of the device for the entered serial number or iCloud IMEI number. You can check to know if iCloud IMEI number of the device is clean or not in the website http://swappa.com/esn. Check it to know if it is ready to reactivate or not.
One should always buy the IOS device which has a clean “IMEI” number. Every devices comes with the different IMEI number. By checking the activation lock and IMEI number of the device, the buyer is able to find out if the iOS device he is purchasing is a theft one or not.