Finding the identification number of your device
Your device has a unique ID (identification) number. On your device, this number is
referred to as the IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity). You should keep a copy
of this number. You may require it, for example, when you access the Xperia™ Care
support service and need to register your device. Also, if your device is stolen, some
network providers can use this number to stop the device from accessing the network in
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To view your IMEI number
Detach the micro SIM card slot cover and remove the SIM card together with its
Insert a sharp object (such as a pen with a fine tip) into the hole in the label tray,
then drag the tray out gently at an upward angle to view your IMEI number.
You can also open the phone dialer on your device and enter
to view the IMEI number.
To View Your IMEI Number via the Device Settings
From your Homescreen, tap .
Find and tap
Settings > About phone > Status > IMEI information.