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Determine Fake vs. Real Iphone

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I want to buy a used iPhone 5S, how do I know if the phone is used and for what period of time?

Please help me recognize the real iPhone 5S. I have tried: I have tried nothing, its just the first time I am planning to buy one today


You cannot find out the exact period of time for which the device was used in the past.

As a precaution, ask the seller for the IMEI and serial number of the phone. If you enter the serial number of the phone on the Apple web site, it will only tell you if the iPhone device has been activated (or refurbished) and if its warranty ran out. You can check if your phone is locked at https://www.icloud.com/activationlock by entering its IMEI or serial number. A locked phone may mean that the device was stolen.

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