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Why does your phone have 2 IMEI numbers?

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December 18, 2012 4:51AM

A phone with dual sim cards will have 2 imei numbers. This is so the phone can be connected to two networks at once. It can be out of range of one network and seamlessly switch to the other. Often this is a lot cheaper than roaming for someone who travels a lot.