How to Tell What iPhone I Have, Here’s Identify Your iPhone Model Name

It’s obvious if you are not a fan of the iPhone or haven’t used the iPhone in your life, identifying the iPhone model is a bit difficult. The first iPhone was launched in 2007, and its been 13 straight years, Apple is occupying the smartphone market every year with innovative designs and technology. So far a total of 24 iPhones have been introduced till 2020, and once again, this year, we’ve our eyes looking for a new iPhone. To be precise, Apple has mentioned the model number followed by “A”, once you’ve found the “A”, that means a half process to find the model number is done.

Other than that, there are few more ways to know the model name of the iPhone which we are going to list out in the following article. If you are looking to go for a used iPhone, but don’t know which iPhone model it is, this article is for you, and with the iPhone Model Name, it’s fairly easy to make sure whether you are being cheated or the person is legit.

How to Know iPhone Model Name in 5 Ways

For iPhone 8 or Later

Way 1: From Settings App (For iPhone 8 or Later)

The iPhone 8 or later devices is supporting the Wireless Charging, to facilitate the Qi-Charging that’s the reason why Apple has included the Glass at the back. So you might not find the printed model number behind the phone.

If your iPhone is in working condition, then the easiest way to track the iPhone Model Number is from the Settings App. The About section of the Settings app consists of several useful information like your iPhone’s Name, Software Version, Model Name, Model Number, and Serial Number.

  1. Go to the Settings app.
  2. Tap General.
  3. Scroll down to the About.
  4. Track the Model Number of the iPhone.

    Tell What iPhone I Have
    Tell What iPhone I Have

See my iPhone’s Model That I know from Software Settings,

Way 2: From SIM Tray (For iPhone 8 or Later)

Remove the SIM tray, keep your iPhone under the light, and find the iPhone Model number, printed on the upper part of the tray.

For iPhone 7 or earlier, iPad, iPod Touch

In iPhone 7 or earlier models/iPod Touch/iPad, you can easily track the iPhone Model Number on the back of the device. Search for the number that starts with “A”, that’s the iPhone Model Number.

Verify the iPhone Model Number with the below List

iPhone NameiPhone Model Number
iPhone SE (2020) A2275, A2298, A2296
iPhone 11 Pro MaxA2161, A2220, A2218
iPhone 11 ProA2160, A2217, A2215
iPhone 11 A2111, A2223, A2221
iPhone XS MaxA1921, A2101, A2102, A2103, A2104
iPhone XS A1920, A2097, A2098, A2099, A2100
iPhone XRA1984, A2105, A2106, A2107, A2108
iPhone XA1865, A1901, A1902
iPhone 8 PlusA1864, A1897, A1898
iPhone 8A1863, A1905, A1906
iPhone 7 PlusA1661, A1784, A1785
iPhone 7A1660, A1778, A1779
iPhone 6S PlusA1634, A1687, A1699
iPhone 6S A1633, A1688, A1700
iPhone 6 PlusA1522, A1524, A1593
iPhone 6 A1549, A1586, A1589
iPhone SE (2016)A1723, A1662, A1724
iPhone 5SA1453, A1457, A1518, A1528,
A1530, A1533
iPhone 5CA1456, A1507, A1516, A1529, A1532
iPhone 5A1428, A1429, A1442
iPhone 4SA1431, A1387
iPhone 4A1349, A1332
iPhone 3GSA1325, A1303
iPhone 3GA1324, A1241

way 3: Know from Purchase Receipt

You can also check-in the Purchase receipt that you can download from the internet if you purchased from an online store. or Hard Copy of Purchase receipt that came with your purchase.

Way 4: On Box,

Also, Know the iPhone Model name from your iPhone’s Box.

Way 5: What Should Do if the iPhone is Turn off and Dead

1: Login your apple id account and See the Device list that you using, Open link: Scroll to Device section and See device name.

Apple ID device serial number on iPhone
Apple ID device serial number on iPhone

2: Know your Model Name from your Device serial number online. Open this link: and Enter your Apple Device serial number. and Know the model name.

Apple Support Coverage online on iPhone
Apple Support Coverage online on iPhone

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Karly Wood

Karly Wood, a Wellington-based journalist, excels in covering Apple and tech trends. With a diverse background in public safety, government, and education reporting, her insights bridge multiple disciplines, offering readers a well-rounded perspective on today's technological advancements. Contact Her Team:- [OR]

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