How to find the serial number on your Samsung Galaxy S10, which you'll need if you ever have it serviced

Hollis Johnson/Business InsiderThere are two ways to find the serial number on a Galaxy S10.

  • You won’t find a serial number for a Samsung Galaxy S10 on its case – you’ll have to go into your phone’s software.
  • You can find the serial number in the Settings app by choosing “About phone.”
  • You can also find the serial number using your phone dialer, by entering and calling *#06#.
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If you ever need to find your Galaxy S10’s serial number, like if you’re getting the phone serviced and need to give the number to technical support, you can find it with just a few taps.

It’s not imprinted or inscribed on the Galaxy S10’s case, but there are two ways to display it onscreen.

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How to find your Samsung Galaxy S10’s serial number using Settings

1. Start the Settings app.

2. Tap “About phone.”

3. You can see the serial number along with other details about the phone, including the phone number and IMEI number (which you may need if you want to unlock the phone from your cellular provider).

Serial 1Dave Johnson/Business InsiderThe serial number can be found in the Settings app, where you can easily copy it to the clipboard for reference.

4. To copy the serial number to the clipboard so you can paste it into a document, tap and hold the serial number until you see a pop-up that says “Copy to clipboard.” Tap it.

How to find your Galaxy S10’s serial number with a dial code

1. Start the Phone app.

2. In the dialer, enter and call “*#06#.”

Serial 2Dave Johnson/Business InsiderYou can find the serial number by dialling the code *#06#.

3. You should see your serial number and IMEI number displayed, along with scannable barcodes for each of those numbers.

Serial 3Dave Johnson/Business InsiderThe dialer gives you a second way to find your phone’s serial number.

4. When you’re done, tap “OK” to close the window.

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