Cool Android tips and tricks that you can brag about

Last Updated: April 9, 2016

Many speculation were made in past that android is a first copy of Apple. But even to imitate something you need to have genius brains. Android is the most “user friendly” software, besides “any fool can write a code that computer understands. Good programmers write code that humans can understand” (courtesy: Martin).

Android programmers have made some really quirky codes to get you out of almost every problem and land you in a really better place. These codes are usually symbols, ciphers or numbers used by programmers to design codes to make your Android experience better than the best. In one of our article we listed out coolest Android tips and tricks that can make your life easy-peasy.

Are you buying a second hand Android smart phone or selling your Android smart phone then this article is really what you are looking for. These Android codes will help you out to know smart phone details like battery details, factory restore, Bluetooth device address, get IMEI number and many other information.

Android Codes and places to implement them

S.No.    CODESHow you can use them
1.*#*#4636#*#*– Phone details

– Battery information

– Basic information of mobile phone


2.     *#*#7780#*#*– To clear all the application and related data

– For factory restore (if you want to    sell the phone or it’s lagging too   much)

– To remove all the application data and settings

3. *#273283*255*3282*#– To form data create menu
4.*#3282*727336*#– To keep update about data usage  status
5.*#0228#– To know the battery status of your battery
6.*2767*4387264636*– To display the product code
7.*#*#273283*255*663282*#*#*– You can use this code to backup all your media files in your android smart phone
8.*#*#1594#*#*– You can use this code to customise the action of “power button” (to click pictures, end a call etc.)
9.*#*#1472365#*#*To check your phones GPS whether it’s working or not
10.*#*#232337#*#– This code is used to display Bluetooth device address
11.*#746#– This code is used to “debug the dump menu”
12.*#7465625#– To view the “phone’s lock status”
13.*#*#0*#*#– Liquid crystal display (LCD) testing
14.*#06#– To check the IMEI number (International Mobile Equipment Identity)
15.*#*#2664#*#*– To perform the “touch screen test” (whether its working properly on each side or not)
16.*#0589#– This code can be used for light sensor test

These Android secret codes can be lifesaving for you, if you are buying a second hand Android device. Otherwise it is good to have knowledge that can flaunt in front of your friends and colleagues.

The above written cool Android tips and tricks ciphers are tested and are in working condition but may not work on all the Android devices. You can test yourself out of these which works for you.


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