Follow the below steps to find IMEI number in Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge:
Step 1: Login from your Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge phone
Step 2: From the Home screen > tap on Apps
Step 3: Go to Settings
Step 4: Scroll down and select About device or About phone ..
Note: It may be necessary to touch the SYSTEM tab and then touch About device.
Step 5: Select Status.
Step 7: Your 15-digit IMEI number will be displayed on screen along with other IMEI data.
*Is there any other way to check my IMEI number?
Yes, One common approach in Android mobile phones is by dialing *#06# on your handset & the number will be displayed instantly on your screen. If this does not work, follow the method mentioned above.
*What is IMEI number?
IMEI stands for ‘International Mobile Station Equipment Identity’. This unique identity number is used to identify your device.It is hard-coded into device hardware to prevent theft. It is usually printed on your screen but you can also retrieve it by going to the “About Phone” option.
It is recommended to jot down your IMEI number, so that you can recover your phone when lost or stolen.
How can IMEI number be used against theft?
If anybody has lost their android device or it is stolen, then the owner can contact their local operator to place a request that the phone is stolen and it should be blocked from the operator’s network. The operator acts according to law and if it is permitted, it will block the device. The local operator may blacklists the device in switches of other operators that use the CEIR (Central Equipment Identity Registry). After the device is blacklisted, the device cannot be used again.