How To Know Your iPhone Origin Country

Do u ever tried to identified iPhone Origin Country? Since many users don’t know how to know iPhone origin country. We have made a simple guide to find your mobile origin country.

I am opposite .. Initially, I thought that all the iPhone sold in India made in China. Why do I think like that, because when I noticed the writing behind the iPhone listed “Assembled in China“. Please check yourself now on the back of our iPhone, is it the same as I mean?

How To Know Your iPhone Origin Country

After I browsing-browsing to find the truth of this problem. I finally found the answer to my anxiety. Assembled in China “means” Assembled in China “not” Made in China “.

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Okay, for my friends who want to know the iPhone origin country can use the following ways.

Check Through iPhone / iPad Model

To know the iPhone origin country / iPad home country through its model, all you have to do is:

1. Open the Settings menu.
2. Select General
3. Select About.
4. Then scroll down until the “Model” appears in the about Tab.

How To Know Your iPhone Origin Country

What you should notice are two letters before the slash, for example your device model is ME040J /A. So, what you have to mark is the letter J, which J code is for Japan.

How to code another one? You can check it through the list of model codes and the country of origin below.

Model Code and iPhone Origin Country

A – Canada

AB – Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt

B – UK and Ireland

BG – Bulgaria

BR – Brazil


BZ – Brazil

C – Canada

CH – China

CI – Paraguay

CM – Hungary, Croatia

CR – Croatia

CS – Slovakia, the Czech Republic

CN – Slovakia

CZ – Czech Republic

D, DM – Germany

DN – Austria, Germany, Netherlands

E – Mexico

EE – Estonia

EL – Estonia, Latvia

ER – Ireland

ET – Estonia

F – France

FB – France, Luxembourg

FD – Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland

FS – Finland

GB – Greece

GH – Hungary

GP – Portugal

GR – Greece

HB – Israel

HC – Hungary, Bulgaria

IN – India

IP – Italy

J, JP – Japan

IP – Portugal, Italy

ID – Indonesia

K – Sweden

KH – South Korea, China

KN – Denmark and Norway

KS – Finland and Sweden

LA – Guatemala, Honduras, Colombia, Costa Rica, Peru, El Salvador, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Barbados, Dominican Republic, Panama, Puerto Rico

LE – Argentina


LP – Poland

LT – Lithuania

LV – Latvia

LZ – Paraguay, Chile and Uruguay

MG – Hungary

MM – Montenegro, Albania and Macedonia

MY – Malaysia

ND – Netherlands

NF – Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Portugal

PK – Poland, Finland

PL, PM – Poland

PO – Portugal

PP – Philippines

PY – Spain

QB – Russia

QN – Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, Norway

QL – Spain, Italy, Portugal

RO – Romania

RP – Russia

RR – Russia, Moldova

RS, RU – Russia

RM – Russia, Kazakhstan

RK – Kazakhstan

SE – Serbia

SL – Slovakia

SO-South Africa

SU – Ukraine

T – Italy

TA – Taiwan

TH – Thailand

TU – Turkey

TY – Italy

VN – Vietnam

X – Australia, New Zealand

Y – Spain

ZP – Singapore

ZD – Luxembourg, Austria, Belgium, Monaco, Germany, France, Netherlands, Switzerland

ZG – Denmark

ZO – United Kingdom

ZA – Hong Kong and Macau

ZQ – Jamaica

Country Code List

Through the iPhone From Website

If you do not memorize the country code list above,

  • Check it on the website.
  • Enter the iPhone model in the form that has been provided, then click Check.

How To Know Your iPhone Origin Country

Well, after that will appear the information about your iPhone / iPad like where your iPhone / iPad you sold officially and you also can find out if your IOS device including the SU or FU.

SU or Software Unlocked is a device that can only use one mobile operator only. So, you will not be able to mutually SIM card.

While FU or Factory Unlocked is a device that can use various mobile operators. Suppose that you are in the remote area and your SIM card is now hard to get the signal, you can change the SIM card according to the signal condition that is there.

Well, to determine the SU / FU is quite easy, ie by looking at the padlock icon on the website. If the lock is locked, it means your device belongs to SU. And if the padlock is open, then congratulation your device is FU device.

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These tips you can use to find out the country of origin iPhone while buying a second iOS device. In order not easily deceived and deceived by a naughty seller. A few tips from Click Mania may be useful.


  1. I use my iPhone X zp/a not Singapore it is Hong Kong but now iPhone 11pro max zp/a is Singapore can u tell me why the code change? No I don’t know what the code come from? My AirPod 2 is zp/a where is it come from? When the code change like this make the people confuse.

    • There are different hardware models by country / carrier to support different LTE bands. Apple has a list at

      Also in Software can have also little differences. In example Japanese and Korean models cannot mute their camera sound (Over there this is done also by all the other camera and mobile manufacturers). So they have a slighty different software.

    • It’s a model code related to the country market which that iPhone was manufactured for, to its capacity, and to its color.

      You can see the UNIQUE model code by clicking on that code and it has an “Axxxx” structure, where xxxx are four numbers.


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