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

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Trace a Samsung S4 Android Fake Phone / Clone?

I'm going to buy a second hand Samsung S4 Android phone. How can I check if it is fake or original. Thank you

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Code to simply check S5 Duos original or fake?

It there a simple code that can find if Samsung Galaxy S5 Duos is original or fake?

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Hi! I bought a Note5 from eBay. Can you let me how to check if its original and flawless?

I'm quite skeptical about its genuineness. Please suggest what to do.

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  • Download and install Smart Switch onto your computer. Connect your Note5 via the USB cord that comes with Note5. The phone should be recognized in Smart Switch.
  • If you do not have a computer, then you can also open a local Samsung web site and check Note5 for warranty with the IMEI code. For example, on this web page. These web pages also have a live chat link and a telephone number that can resolve your genuineness inquiry after you tell them the IMEI code of your device.
  • Please also remember to use the IMEI that is printed under the battery, as the one in the menu of the smartphone can be altered.
  • The other method is checking the specifications on Note 5 and comparing it with your device (you can facilitate obtaining system specifications from your device by using this application from Play Store.
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SIM card is not working in SIM 1 of my Samsung A5 and cannot take screenshot. Is this an original or a copy one?

Is this original? how to check it?

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I want to buy a Samsung Galaxy A5 from a friend and he said it was brought to him from USA..But I want to know if it's really original or not?

I have a friend which sometimes his brother brings phone to him for sale...And he told me he has a Samsung Galaxy A5 that he sell.But his price is telling me that, the phone is not original so please kindly help me to know how the original may look like..Because you can even try all the codes and it will be like the Original so what can I do to make sure I am buying the right thing..

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I have Samsung Galaxy mega plus but automatically it can't email save in the play store?

Anytime I log in to download something I would have to log in again the email?. I have tried: Nothing as I don't know what to do. I think it was caused by: Don't know

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After replacing the motherboard, IMEI no. is not shown?

I have replaced the motherboard, then *#06# code shows invalid IMEI..

I have also done flashing but same thing. Please give me a solution

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HTC Desire 820G+. How to check that phone is original or copy?

In the box is written that made by China, all things are great but camera is very cheap, even camera is 13MB but not working in night, so please guide me and tell me about my phone. Thanks. I have tried: camera problem. I think it was caused by: camera is very cheap

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I bought new ASUS ZenFone selfie?

I am not feeling the camera quality is of 13MB, it looks like taking in 2MB

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How t connect 3G EVO EC178 modem to my S4 (sch-I545)?

Q no 1 how to connect 3G EVO EC178 modem to my S4 (sch-I545) ?

Q no 2 WiFi hotspot and tether is not available in my device Setting>more network>there is not?

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I have a problem with my S4 every 5 min. Android is disabled, how can solve?

I have a problem with my S4 every 5 min. Android is disabled, how can solve

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My GT- N7000 Galaxy does not accept short codes eg. *148*99#?

When I type in short codes it keep displaying try again later.. I have tried: Tried purchasing bundles from service providers. I think it was caused by: I have no idea

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Hello, sir. Do I need to dial such codes from SIM number?

When I am dialing such codes, my display shows that connection problem or invalid MMI code, that is why I am asking you where to dial these codes

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