Sometimes it helps to know the age of an iPhone, for example, if you want to sell your iPhone or buy a used iPhone . But regardless of a purchase or sale, the iPhone age may be of interest. If you wonder how old your iPhone is, we’ll show you how to find out! read below article if you wanna know How old is my iPhone?
iPhone age determined by the serial number
Settings → General → Info → Serial number
To find out the iPhone age, you need first of all the serial number of your iPhone. These can be found in the “Settings” app under “General” → “Info” → “Serial number” .
Based on the serial number, there are now two ways to determine the age of the iPhone. The first way is through an Apple support page , where you can check the warranty status of your Phone.
Use Apple warranty query
Apple’s “Cover Check” website allows you to determine the age of the device based on the expiration date of the iPhone warranty:
- First, open the “Check Cover” website on your iPhone, PC or Mac.
- Enter the serial number of your iPhone (see above) in the input field, confirm the code and click on “Next”
- On the next page, in addition to various support information, you will also see the “Expected Expiration Date” of the iPhone warranty . Based on the warranty period can now easily find out the iPhone age. Since Apple always grants a one-year manufacturer’s warranty on its products, you will have to recalculate one year from the expiration date specified here. Now you know when the iPhone was purchased and can determine the exact age.
Of course, if your iPhone is older than a year, you will not see any expiration date at this point. In that case, however, you can use the following online tool.
We tested the tool with an iPhone X and an iPhone 7 Plus. While we were able to find out the age of the “tens” in this way, we were the iPhone 7 Plus the crucial data is not displayed. So it is quite possible that there are differences in the information played on the respective models. Nevertheless, we can only recommend you to try the tool yourself.