Friend of mine is selling a Samsung Galaxy S4 and I have the IMEI and want to know if it is original or not

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A friend of mine is selling a Samsung Galaxy S4 and I have the IMEI and want to know if it is original or not?

Editor's note: We deleted the IMEI number you provided since they are device-specific and someone could use that number to find your carrier account information.

No two phones have the same IMEI number, and a fake Samsung Galaxy S4 will not use a real IMEI number. Keeping those two facts in mind, go to this website to make sure that it recognizes the IMEI number as assigned to a Samsung Galaxy S4. If it does, then you don't need to worry -- your friend's Galaxy S4 is genuine! If the website doesn't recognize the IMEI number as assigned to a Samsung Galaxy S4, then you'll want to look elsewhere for a used Galaxy S4, since the one your friend is selling is using a fake number and is likely fake itself.

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