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Identify a Genuine/Original Versus a Fake/Cloned Samsung Galaxy Phone

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How can I prove that my Sony Xperia z5 is original?

Hello, I would like you to show me a way to prove that my Sony Xperia z5 is an original smart phone?

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Do a version check in About Phone. You will see Lollipop or Marshmallow installed so should state 5.1.1 or higher but the clones run Kitkat 4.4.2 or lower. The clone also only has a 5-inch screen and only one speaker is functional. The camera quality is also extremely poor. The logo will be distorted as well.

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The original Sony Xperia Z5 has a 23 mega pixel camera with auto focus. It is waterproof to a point and you can take it in the shower or water while swimming as long as you wipe off the phone when you get out. There is also a fingerprint function on the Power/Sleep button on the side. It also records in 4K video. It is completely wrapped in aluminum with a frosted glass back cover.

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Is my Sony z5 a fake or genuine?

Can you tell me how to tell if my Sony z5 is original or fake?. I have tried: Nothing, this is my first time

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Register an account on Sony Mobile and it will bounce back if you do not have a Sony device to register. You will need your IMEI from the box or by dialing *#06# which will give you the IMEI number.

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How to spot clone Sony Xperia z5?

How can I know my Sony Xperia z5 is original

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Download and install on your PC [support.sonymobile.com/global-en/tools/xperia-companion Sony PC Companion] to check if you have an original. You will connect via the PC to Sony PC Companion and if your phone is not recognized then you have a cloned version.

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How do I establish whether its a genuine Z5 or not?

I want to buy a Sony Xperia Z5 second hand from an individual, so I would like to know how to verify whether its original or fake before the purchase. I have tried: Nothing yet. I think it was caused by: Nothing yet

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I am looking to buy an Xperia z5 from another person on Craigslist but would like to know how can I test it to see if its a clone without the use of a PC?

I am looking to buy an Xperia z5 from another person on Craigslist but would like to know how can I test it to see if its a clone without the use of a PC. I have tried: Nothing. I think it was caused by: Nothing

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On my phone settings there is no fingerprint option, now I am asking myself if its original or not?

On my phone settings there is no fingerprint option, now I am asking myself if its original or not?

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How can we identify in general genuine from fake phones?

I'm getting used to this skepticism that most of the Android phones, be they iPhones, Sony or LG have the replica in the market. How can we segregate original from fake? Please advise!. I have tried: I want to have genuine phone of any brand. I think it was caused by: I cannot buy if I am not sure

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Thank you, my problem is how can I identify my Sony Z5 premium is original or fake?

I Bought a Sony Xperia Z5 premium from local shop day before yesterday and as per the specification the manufacturer says that this phone has 23 MP camera. I felt that My ZTC Desire Eye 13 MP is better than my new Sony Z5. So I would like to check whether the phone is original or not!

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I'm using Sony Xperia c6603 and l am doubting if it is original?

How do l know if it is original?

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I am going to buy a used Sony Xperia z5 dual phone from a person? How to find out whether it is original or duplicate?

How to test the phone by a shallow looking over the phone?

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