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What is the full form of IMEI commonly used in Cell phones?

Asked by Pradipta pati, 29 Jun '09 01:33 pm
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International mobile equipment identity.. its unique number
Answered by ladumol, 29 Jun '09 01:37 pm

 
  
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International mobile equipment identity
Answered by sumati gayki, 27 Oct '09 01:41 pm

 
  
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An International Mobile Subscriber Identity or IMSI (pronounced /ˈɪmzi/) is a unique number associated with all GSM and UMTS network mobile phone users. It is stored in the SIM inside the phone and is sent by the phone to the network. It is also used to acquire other details of the mobile in the Home Location Register (HLR) or as locally copied in the Visitor Location Register. In order to avoid the subscriber being identified and tracked by eavesdroppers on the radio interface, the IMSI is sent as rarely as possible and a randomly-generated TMSI is sent instead.
The IMSI is used in any mobile network that interconnects with other networks, in particular CDMA and EVDO networks as well as GSM networks. This number is provisioned in the phone directly or in the R-UIM card (a CDMA analogue equivalent to a SIM card in GSM).
An IMSI is usually 15 digits long, but can be shorter (for example MTN South Africa's old IMSIs that are still being used in the market are 14 digits). The ...more
Answered by Mangesh, 01 Jul '09 09:04 am

 
  
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International Mobile Equipment Identity
Answered by aman ansari, 05 Mar '13 08:37 am

 
  
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What is the full form of IMEI?
Answered by VINOD MENON, 22 Jun '11 01:43 pm

 
  
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Imei no
Answered by pinkunandan verma, 13 Jan '11 06:12 pm

 
  
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