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

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I bought a Samsung J7, but it is made in China. Is it original or not?

Recently, I bought Samsung J7, but it is made in China. Is it original or not?

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  1. 1
    Press the home button.
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  2. 2
    Tap on "Apps".
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  3. 3
    Tap on "Settings".
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  4. 4
    Tap on "More".
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    Tap on "About phone".
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    Tap on "Status".
    Write down or remember the IMEI code.
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    Turn off the phone.
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    Remove the back cover and battery.
    Compare the IMEI code under the battery with the written down code.
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    If the codes do not match, then someone has meddled with the device.
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    Use the code at https://imeidata.net/warranty/samsung to and http://www.imei.info/ to see if the number causes any problems.
    The sites do not belong to Samsung, so they do not guarantee an accurate result. See the next step for the most accurate results.
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    Call the Samsung office and ask them if the IMEI, which should start with 3, is for an original device.
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    Enter the recovery menu on the phone.
    It should not have Chinese letters. You can use our tutorial on how to hard-reset many Samsung models to see how to enter this menu.
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    Compare the specifications shown by using CPU-Z on your phone.
    Compare the specifications with the data on these web pages: page 1 and page 2.
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    If you have another J7 nearby, compare the USB connectors, weight, and photographs (camera quality).
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    A fake device may not react to some USSD codes at all.
    Try entering the following codes in the dialing menu:
    • *#1234#
    • *#0*#
    • *#12580369#
    • *#197328640#
    • *#0228#
    • *#32489#
    • *#232337#
    • *#232331#
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J7 4G LTE Cat 4, this model made in China, is this mobile original or fake?

I bought j7 4G LTE Cat4, but this mobile made in China

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I bought Samsung j7 at the written made in China.why isn't it fake?

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