Last Updated on Nov 10, 2020
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.
- Go to the Settings app.
- Tap General.
- Scroll down to the About.
- Track the Model Number of the iPhone.
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 Name||iPhone Model Number|
|iPhone SE (2020)||A2275, A2298, A2296|
|iPhone 11 Pro Max||A2161, A2220, A2218|
|iPhone 11 Pro||A2160, A2217, A2215|
|iPhone 11||A2111, A2223, A2221|
|iPhone XS Max||A1921, A2101, A2102, A2103, A2104|
|iPhone XS||A1920, A2097, A2098, A2099, A2100|
|iPhone XR||A1984, A2105, A2106, A2107, A2108|
|iPhone X||A1865, A1901, A1902|
|iPhone 8 Plus||A1864, A1897, A1898|
|iPhone 8||A1863, A1905, A1906|
|iPhone 7 Plus||A1661, A1784, A1785|
|iPhone 7||A1660, A1778, A1779|
|iPhone 6S Plus||A1634, A1687, A1699|
|iPhone 6S||A1633, A1688, A1700|
|iPhone 6 Plus||A1522, A1524, A1593|
|iPhone 6||A1549, A1586, A1589|
|iPhone SE (2016)||A1723, A1662, A1724|
|iPhone 5S||A1453, A1457, A1518, A1528,
|iPhone 5C||A1456, A1507, A1516, A1529, A1532|
|iPhone 5||A1428, A1429, A1442|
|iPhone 4S||A1431, A1387|
|iPhone 4||A1349, A1332|
|iPhone 3GS||A1325, A1303|
|iPhone 3G||A1324, 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: https://appleid.apple.com/ Scroll to Device section and See device name.
2: Know your Model Name from your Device serial number online. Open this link: https://checkcoverage.apple.com and Enter your Apple Device serial number. and Know the model name.
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