How To Check Your Android IP Address

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An IP address is a unique number assigned to each internet-enabled device, allowing them to be easily identified by internet service providers, or ISPs. While IP addresses are often associated with computers and laptops, they are also attached to mobile phones. This tutorial will explain how to look up your Android device's IP address.


Look Up Your IP Address on Android

What is an IP Address?

The IP address is an identification number assigned to each device connected to the Internet.

How To Find Your IP Address

To find your phone's IP address, go to Settings > About device > Status.


Your phone or tablet's IP address will be displayed with other information, such as the IMEI or Wi-Fi MAC addresses:



Mobile operators and ISPs also provide a so-called public IP address. Your public IP address is:


When you connect to a website, your IP address will be displayed on the latter. It is also possible to obtain additional information, such as the port number, the name of your Internet service provider or your local IP address (specified in the phone settings).

N.B. Some of the above information may or may not be available depending on your Android model.

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