How To Change IMEI Number and Get New One Legally

by renjith on November 27, 2009 · 16 comments

in Mobile tips, News, security

mobile imei number After the impose of ban on mobile phones with cloned IMEI number, customers are seeking out a way to change their false IMEI number to genuine one. All the Chinese mobiles which do not have genuine IMEI number are going to forfeited of services by their network provider.

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This post describes how to change IMEI number and get a new one legally. Read my previous post on how to check IMEI online and confirm whether your mobile is having a genuine IMEI number or not. If your mobile doesn’t have a IMEI number or if it’s showing 000000000000000 (15 zeros), read the following procedure to get a new IMEI number legally and avoid inconvenience of buying a new handset.

How To Get New IMEI Number for your Mobile phone

change imei programThe Department of Telecommunication(DoT) has issued a notice to all customers to get themselves a genuine IMEI number from a approved service centre since the handsets with false imei number will stop working from November 30th, 2009.

legally change imei Mobile Standards Alliance of India (MSAI) is the authorized body in India by GSM Association (GSMA) to perform Genuine IMEI Implant program (GII). They are now working with the cellular operators and DoT to implant genuine IMEI numbers on cell phones with false IMEI as a one time Amnesty program.

For changing IMEI numbers, visit only the authorized GII (Genuine IMEI implant) centre’s setup on Govt. approved process, which can implant new geniune IMEI on handset.

Unique, one of a kind in the World Benefiting Consumers in a One Time Opportunity Approved by Government and COAI.

Full proof time bound program controlled through online ce ntral servers.

You need to carry ID proof. (Ex: Voter ID Card, Drivers Licences, etc). Your photograph will be captured at the authorized GII service centre.

Pay a nominal charge of Rs 199 (all inclusive) and obtain a receipt.

This genuine IMEI implant is recognized by network operators so ‘no barring’ of  services.

P.S : Remember, this is a once in a lifetime opportunity to change your IMEI number. So Hurry!


{ 16 comments… read them below or add one }

abdullah November 29, 2009 at 11:46 am

Plese give me the solution How to change the customars invalid Imei Number and give them the valid Imei numer
contect No:-03674262371


renjith November 29, 2009 at 3:26 pm

You could visit any of the authorised GII centres today itself and buy a new IMEI number for RS.200


olly December 3, 2009 at 7:59 am

please send me the details address and telephone Number of authorised GII centres


deepika January 29, 2010 at 10:58 am

plz give me solution for change of mobile imei number as soon as possible..


Rosario March 28, 2010 at 1:38 pm

Please help!!! I have an HTC s730 with an invalid IMEI!!! I JUST found out about the GII program….Can anyone help me????


sagar April 10, 2010 at 7:33 am

dude i tried unlocking my samsung e590 and now my iemi number is changed to 000000000000000wa to do


Anonymous August 11, 2010 at 3:46 pm

Give the details of autherised office in kerala


Anonymous August 23, 2010 at 10:46 am

my cells IMEI no is showing all 0's how to get it back a valid one???plz help me……


Cannabis August 24, 2010 at 9:08 am

I have cdmaworkshop and ziphone. Has anyone had success with these?


rashid2626 December 22, 2010 at 7:38 am

welcome to renjus


rudraksha January 17, 2011 at 9:48 am

How does this new imei implant work ? does it need to be feeded in the mobile ? how


Anonymous January 19, 2011 at 1:45 pm

Can somebuddy give me the address of
Genuine IMEI Implant program (GII). center in surat


Shailendra September 19, 2011 at 10:00 am

I have a question here on this process, check out the scenario if i have got a stolen phone and m afraid of being tracked thru its IMEI, what i will do i ll go to Genuine IMEI implant centre's setup on Govt. approved process and will give thm ID proof n all(that hardly a problem in india) pay 200 rs or say 1000 rs in black to them(to get the new IMEI) and my job is done. Now i would have a brand new phone with new IMEI registered on my name…with out problems of being tracked by police na ll. If this is so..then its a disguting process that wold help theives/robbers more than we mango people.


Sovia October 17, 2011 at 7:43 am

Thanx ALot For This Taturial


Anonymous November 18, 2011 at 4:49 pm

plese help me i want 2 change my imei number my phone is not work properly please.


suresh August 25, 2012 at 5:12 pm

how can be change imei number………….plz reply meeeee


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