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7 Amazing phone functions you had no idea existed.

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Nowadays, everyone has a cellphone in their pockets, but only a few people know a bit about the hidden potential these devices carry around with them by pressing certain key combinations. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. There are many of these codes and some only works for some models but it's always amazing to learn about all these cool features.

7. IMEI Number. This simple code *#06# is available for both Apple and Android users. By pressing it, you can see your phone's International Mobile Equipment Identifier Number (IMEI Number). View pictures in App save up to 80% data. This is a unique code for every device and is especially helpful if you have lost your phone. With this code, you can block/ lock your device from your SIM provider's service if it's necessary. It can also be used for identification. So go ahead and press this code to get your IMEI as you'll never know when you'll need it.

6. Number Identification. The code *#30# will help you turn your number Identification on or off. So if you want to go incognito for some while, this is the way to go. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. It works the other way around as well, by pressing this code, you can identify a hidden number that's trying to call you. Unfortunately, this only works on iPhones.

5. Statistics and Secret Menu. The combination *#*#4636#*#* is used for various purposes depending on your device. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. If you have an Android, use this code to see the wifi signal as well as your battery and CPU usage statistics along with other information. If you fortunately own a Motorola phone, you should try this trick as it opens a secret menu of the phone.

4. The following code is only for iPhones. It is very useful if you want to disable all incoming calls. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. To use it, simply press *33*#. Voila! Don't forget to turn off this function by pressing *33*PIN#

3. Instant Factory Reset. This works only on Android. After using the code *#*#7780#*#*, your Phone will be returned to factory settings, deleting all Google account data, memory data and passwords. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. This combination is irreversible, so don't use it without a good reason.

2. Whole reinstallation. If you want to go a little further and install everything on your phone to your liking from scratch, you can always do this with the code *2767*3855# will not only remove all your phone files and settings, but will also reinstall your phone's firmware. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. So once again, think carefully about this before carrying this out. This code will only work on Android devices though.

1. Quick Turning off: You know when you long press the power button, your phone gives you some options ( restart, airplane mode, power off,etc). Well this is particularly concerning Android users. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. There's a code you can use to change the function of your phone's power button. Use the code *#*#7594#*#* and your phone will turn off instantly without showing you the small menu. This trick can be quite useful right?

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Source: opera.com
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Top Comments
Techboygamer · 06/27/2020
love this
Ivy'sHealthyliving · 07/12/2020
Really amazing! Never knew about any of these.
Raphealoluwabukola · 06/28/2020
you people are crazy this thing you are saying people are already saying it in Opera for the past 3 to 4 moth on opera news I hate Opera

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