20 Useful ShortCodes to Test Android Mobile Phones and Devices

There are lot of Android Shortcodes which you can try to Open anything directly , But don’t use this codes if you are not aware of these because this may also slow or stop your phones.

ShortCodes to Test Android Mobile Phones

Below Code will Display Phone information Battery information Battery history Usage statistics Wifi information

*#*#4636#*#*

This code can be used to get some interesting information about your phone and battery.

Code To Get Information about Camera in Android Phones

*#*#34971539#*#*

Using above code You can Update camera firmware in image (Don’t try this option)
Update camera firmware in SD card Get camera firmware version Get firmware update count

WARNING: Never use the first option otherwise your phone camera will stop working and you’ll need to take your phone to service center to reinstall camera firmware.

*#*#7594#*#*

This code can be used to change the “End Call / Power” button action in your phone. Be default, if you long press the button, it shows a screen asking you to select any option from Silent mode, Airplane mode and Power off.

You can change this action using this code. You can enable direct power off on this button so you don’t need to waste your time in selecting the option.

Shortcode to Backup Images, Sound, Video and Voice memo

*#*#273283*255*663282*#*#*

Above code opens a File copy screen where you can backup your media files e.g. Images, Sound, Video and Voice memo.

WLAN, GPS and Bluetooth Android Test Codes

WLAN Test (Use “Menu” button to start various tests)
*#*#232339#*#* OR *#*#526#*#* OR *#*#528#*#*

Shows WiFi MAC address
*#*#232338#*#*

GPS Test
*#*#1472365#*#*

Another GPS Test
*#*#1575#*#*

Bluetooth Test
*#*#232331#*#*

Shows Bluetooth Device Address
*#*#232337#*#

Android code to launch GTalk Service Monitor

*#*#8255#*#*

Android Codes to get Firmware version information

PDA, Phone, H/W, RFCallDate
*#*#4986*2650468#*#*

PDA and Phone
*#*#1234#*#*

FTA SW Version
*#*#1111#*#*

FTA HW Version
*#*#2222#*#*

PDA, Phone, CSC, Build Time, Changelist number
*#*#44336#*#*

Check software and hardware information
*#*#12580*369#*#*

Check battery status
*#*#0228#*#*

Display product code
*2767*4387264636#

Check phone lock status
*#*#7465625#*#*

Change automatic answer selection
*#*#272886#*#*

Android Codes to launch various Factory Tests

Packet Loopback
*#*#0283#*#*

LCD Test
*#*#0*#*#*

Melody Test
*#*#0673#*#* OR *#*#0289#*#*

Device test (Vibration test and BackLight Test)
*#*#0842#*#*

Light censor Test
*#*#0589#*#*

Real Time clock Test
*#*#0782#*#*

Touch screen Version
*#*#2663#*#*

Touch screen Test
*#*#2664#*#*

Proximity Sensor Test
*#*#0588#*#*

RAM Version
*#*#3264#*#*

Please read instruction properly before you try this in your mobile phone.