Ten Smartphone Codes You Should Start Using Immediately
Everyone has a smartphone these days. There are a bunch of secret codes that most of us are not aware of. These codes are very important and at one point they maybe of help.
All you need to do is to open up your dial pad, type in the secret code, press the call button, and sit back and get amazed at the features you will behold.
Something that you should know is that there are codes for iPhones and then there are codes for Android devices. Let's look at these codes.
Android & iPhone code: *#06#
If you enter this code on your dial pad you will be shown your IMEI number. This number is unique in all phones. If you have your IMEI number you can be able to track your phone when it gets lost.
Android code: *#*#4636#*#*
When you dial this code you will be taken to a menu which will display how you have been using data on your phone.
Android code: *#*#0*#*#*
This code helps you to test the display quality of your screen. If you dial this code, your phone will perform an LCD display test.
Android code: *#*#34971539#*#*
This code is quite useful. It will give you information about the different cameras on your smartphone.
Android code: *#*#232337#*#
Did you know that your Bluetooth has an address. In order to discover your Bluetooth address just type in this long code and you will get your address.
Android code: *#*#7262626#*#*
This code is useful in knowing how strong is the network from your service provider. You can dial this code so as to know the strength of the signal on your device. Once you have the information you can decide what to do next.
iPhone code: *3001#12345#
This code is just the same as the one above. The difference is that this is for iPhones. Dial this code to do a field test and get the signal information for your phone.
iPhone code: #43#
If you dial this code on your iPhone you will be able to disable the call waiting feature on your phone.
iPhone code: *43#
At times you can disable the call waiting feature by mistake. If you did that then dial this code and you will enable the call waiting feature.
iPhone code: *3370#
Anytime that you find yourself in an area whereby there is poor cell reception, just dial this code. This code enhanced EFR mode. It will improve your reception but will also drain your battery life.
iPhone code: Enter *67 before you typing a phone number
If you do this you will be able to call someone and they won't get to see your caller ID. It will appear as a private number.