Every cellular phone may it Smartphone or basic phone has a unique number which is the identification of your phone, that number is IMEI. IMEI stands for International Mobile Equipment Identity. You can get your phone’s IMEI number by just dialing *#06#. Your phone’s IMEI number is also mentioned in the invoice. You can also get your IMEI number by going to Settings > About Phone > Status > IMEI number. But what, if you lost your phone and invoice too.
You must need an IMEI number before filing any complaint against your lost phone or if you want to track your lost phone, the only method to do that by tracking the IMEI number.
Don’t worry, you can get your phone’s IMEI number using google account. All you need to do is to go to Google Dashboard. Under it, you would find Android Tab. Click on the tab and you would see your all the devices connected to your google account. Along with the IMEI number, you would also get the last activity happened on your phone. You would also see the list of apps installed on your device.
Unfortunately, iPhone users cannot do this for getting an IMEI number. So it would be better to have a record of your iPhone’s IMEI number before it gets lost. (who knows)