Disclaimer: Do this at your own risk. Mobility isn’t responsible for whatever happens to your device. So don’t blame us if you incur any damage. The below procedure is tested and it works. Changing of IMEI is illegal in some countries.
Be sure to follow the steps carefully, and you won’t run into any issues.
Please note that rooted phone is highly recommend and the chance of this trick to work on unrooted phone is weak you can follow this link to read on how to root android phone here
The trick here is to change your Android’s IMEI number to that of a Blackberry. Copy the IMEI of any Blackberry phone, preferably a dead/damaged one. But if its an active phone, make sure they’re not using GLO BIS on it. If you can’t go through the stress, use Android IMEI tweak applications tools to generate IMEI numbers for yourself. You can download it on Google playstore below
Write down the Blackberry IMEI number generated.
This procedure for now only works on MTK based devices i.e Android phones that run on MTK processors Tecno, Gionee, Infinix etc. For this to be done, you have to be able to access engineering mode. If it doesn’t work, install any of these two apps here from Google Play Store.
Open the app, Click on Engineer Mode> Engineer Mode (MTK)
Having done this, 1) Swipe from right to left to reach Connectivity option, 2) Click on CDS information, 3) Click Radio information
If you have dual SIM Android you’ll see TWO options Phone1 and Phone 2 select your preferred SIM slot.
- Input the IMEI in this manner :-
(replace IMEI_1 OR IMEI_2 with your IMEI no) and tap on SEND command button, for example: “AT+EGMR=1,7,”35XXXXXXXXXXXX”
Importance notice:- For those using KitKat and Lollipop Android phones (running Android 4.4 or Android 5.0/5.1) After inputting the IMEI number in this manner “AT+EGMR=1,7,”IMEI_1” Make sure to leave a blank space after the AT+ command before clicking on SEND.
E.g “AT+ EGMR=1,7,”IMEI_1”
If you don’t do this, the process won’t be successful
- Check again to verify the number you typed is correct.
Click the SEND AT COMMAND
Save, reboot your phone and you’re good to go.
1,7 denotes changing SIM1.
1,10 denotes changing SIM2.
Back up ur IMEI number first by screenshot, so in case of any issues, you can easily revert back.
Make sure to input the correct number else, Your device won’t detect any SIM. (Until you input a correct working IMEI number)
Two devices can’t use the same IMEI number on one network. Subscribe to different networks if you’re using the same IMEI number.
The IMEI number is 15 digits nothing more nothing less.
After rebooting, open your phone dialer and verify the IMEI is changed by dialing *#06#. Now head to your phone’s network settings and create a new PHONE APN CONFIGURATION SETTINGS:
Name: GLO BIS
APN : blackberry.net
Load up N1000 on your line, send the sms Comonth to 777, and wait for confirmation sms. If you can’t wait, look for any Blackberry phone around, insert your SIM inside it. Test and be sure its browsing, then remove the SIM and reinsert it back on your Android.
To check your data balance, text Status to 777.
You can use to it browse on PC via hotspots and share it with another internet enable connectivity devices and you can also use this data to stream iptv and YouTube etc