How to know is your Android device official or not:

How to know is your Android device official or not:

 

There are two ways to find out is your device Officially running on Android or not.

Step1:

Turn your android device ON and go into Apps or open settings.

Press the left side just beside the home button on the bottom of your screen

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If you find it difficult, select Apps from your home screen

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Now you need to look for Settings icon. Depending upon the number of applications installed it will be on some screen. Just swipe the screens until you find Settings App

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Under settings click on More icon as shown in the picture below:

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Select About device present in bottom of the screen as shown below

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Now Select Status as shown below:

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Under Status èScroll down to the bottom of the page and the last option which is device status, will let you know is your device official or not.

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Step2:

Switch off the Galaxy Note 2. Place the phone in Download Mode by pressing and holding Volume Down + Home button &  Power buttons together until a construction Android robot icon with a warning triangle appears on screen.

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Now press the Volume Up button to enter continue to enter into Download Mode

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You will be presented here with all the information about your device.

Due to the above blurred image the red sentence is Odin Mode

Below that you will have

Product Name:

Custom Binary Download:

Current Binary: Samsung Official

System Status: Official

Warranty Void: 0

AP SWREV:a2

Under System Status it should say Official if your rom is stock

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How to find WiFi Mac address of your Android device:

How to find WiFi Mac address of your Android device:

 

Turn your android device ON and go into Apps or open settings.

Press the left side just beside the home button on the bottom of your screen

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If you find it difficult, select Apps from your home screen

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Now you need to look for Settings icon. Depending upon the number of applications installed it will be on some screen. Just swipe the screens until you find Settings App

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Under settings click on More icon as shown in the picture below:

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Select About device present in bottom of the screen as shown below

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Now Select Status as shown below:

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Under Status èScroll down until you find Wi-Fi MAC address tab.

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That’s it!!

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How to find Android Device Model for Samsung Galaxy Note 2 running on Android 4.3?

How to find Android Device Model for Samsung Galaxy Note 2 running on Android 4.3?

To know the model details for your android device there are multiple ways.

1. You may get the device model by removing the battery from back side. For example please refer below image for Samsung Galaxy Note 2.  Model:  GT-N7100

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2. If for some reason there is no sticker no need to panic you have another way to check it through your device screen when you turn the device starts up. It will show you if you are running on STOCK rom ONLY

3. Another alternative is when the device is fully turned ON.

4. Find apps icon on the bottom of the screen and click on it. For those how are not aware what the App icon looks like :

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Now find setting icon and click on it. (For security reasons and I don’t want others to know,I have to hide certain apps)

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Under Settings click on  More icon

 

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Select About device which is on the bottom of the screen as shown below

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Since my device Model Number is GT-N7100

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