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How to identify real and fake iPhones

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Owning an Apple iPhone comes with a sense of pride – the reputation and quality that Apple products have in the world are unmatched.


How to Check if Your iPhone is an Original or Fake with these Features

Here are a couple of things you should know if you’re about to purchase an iPhone from an unofficial Apple reseller:

You can guarantee that your iPhone is original if you purchase it directly from the Apple store, of course. Sometimes, buying it used and saving a few dollars makes sense considering the hefty price tag of an Apple iPhone.Many dishonest smartphone manufacturing companies regularly create fake iPhone lookalikes after seeing Apple’s phones’ popularity, quality, demand, and design. And the clones are so well-fabricated nowadays that it can be tough to differentiate between real and fake iPhones. With such a huge market for Apple products, the fake iPhone market has become very lucrative for dishonest phone manufacturers.

Many legal attempts to apprehend fake iPhone manufacturers in the market have, unfortunately, failed. The best thing that we can do now is to educate people so they won’t fall victim to these unethical manufacturers.

So, next time whenever you or your friends buy an Apple product, this article should help you identify the difference between real and fake iPhones. And this includes all models of iPhones, including up to the iPhone 12 Pro.

Packaging Box Of Apple iPhone

Real and fake iPhones packaging

First and foremost, a clear difference between real and fake iPhones lies in the box. Both boxes’ build and quality can be very similar, but there will always be a slight difference in the box sizes. The real package is compact, whereas the fake one will tend to be larger. You can also check for the Apple logo on the box, and the color should be uniform.


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2. Serial Number

Every iPhone has a serial number that identifies it. Locate the serial number on the iPhone by tapping “Settings > General > About > Serial Number.” This number must be verified by the Apple official website, “https://selfsolve.apple.com/agreementWarrantyDynamic.do.” Search it up to confirm its originality.


iPhone Serial Number

Check the iPhone’s warranty period by entering the serial number. If you receive the message “We’re sorry, this serial number is not valid. Please check your information and try again,” then it is a fake iPhone.

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