How to find my SIMCARD number?

In the Philippines, where mobile connectivity is a part of daily life, knowing how to locate your SIM card number is crucial.

This guide offers easy-to-follow instructions for Filipino users across various mobile devices and networks. this guide will assist you on checking, knowing and finding your SIM card number:

Finding Your SIM Card Number in Phone Settings

  1. For Android Users:

    • Step 1: Open the ‘Settings‘ app on your Android phone.
    • Step 2: Scroll down to ‘About Phone’. In this example, I used Xiaomi Phone. See screenshot below:

      For Android Users then Settings then SIM cards and mobile networks
      For Android Users: From Phone Settings -> SIM cards and mobile networks.
    • Step 3: Tap on ‘Status’ or ‘SIM status’, where you’ll find the ICCID or SIM card number.

      Android Phone then my simcard number revealed
      SIM card number revealed.
    • Note: This path may vary slightly depending on your phone’s brand and Android version. Brands like Samsung, Huawei, and Xiaomi are popular in the Philippines, and each may have a slightly different menu layout.
  2. For iPhone Users:

    To find your SIM card number on an iPhone or any iOS device, simply open the ‘Settings’ app.

    iphone settings

    Your SIM card number, or ‘My Number,’ will be displayed prominently at the top of the settings menu.

    find simcard number on iphone

Tip: If your phone has a dual SIM feature, make sure to check the settings for both slots.

Checking the SIM Card Physically

  1. Locating the SIM Tray:

    Find the SIM tray on your phone, typically on the side. You’ll need a SIM ejector tool or a paperclip to open it.

    simcard card tray
    SIM card tray

    simcard ejector
    Use SIM ejector tool
  2. Reading the Number:

    Carefully eject the SIM tray and remove the SIM card. The SIM card number is printed on the card. Be gentle to avoid damaging the SIM or the tray.

    SIM card number is printed on the card
    SIM card number is printed on the card

Contacting Your Mobile Carrier

If you encounter difficulty in finding your SIM card number, your mobile carrier can assist. In the Philippines, you can reach out to carriers like Globe, Smart, Talk ‘n Text, Touch Mobile, DITO or Sun Cellular through their customer service hotlines, websites, or nearest retail stores. They can provide the SIM card number and help with any related services or queries.

Securing Your SIM Card Number

Your SIM card number is a sensitive piece of information. Keep it confidential to prevent fraud and unauthorized use. Share it only with trusted entities and store it securely. Be cautious about sharing it online or in unsecured environments.


Finding your SIM card number is straightforward and essential for managing mobile services in the Philippines. Whether through your phone’s settings or directly from the SIM card, ensure you handle this information securely. If you need additional support, don’t hesitate to contact your mobile carrier. This guide aims to make the process easy and secure for every Filipino mobile user.