Apple has released both versions of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus. One is the GSM version and another is the Global version. When you will try to restore iPhone to an iOS version then you will be required to download the ipsw file of that iOS version and you will get confused which version of ipsw to download – Global or the GSM? Or whatever the case is, for what reason you need to know about your model, I will show you how simply you can find out if your iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus is a Global or GSM version.
How to identify iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is Global or GSM version?
There might be a lot of methods to find out this info. But I will show you the easiest way.
Step 1: Open iTunes on your Mac or PC and connect your iPhone.
Step 2: Now click on the serial number until it changes to Model Identifier.
Step 3: Match your model identifiers with the information below:
For iPhone 7 Plus:
If you have the iPhone 9,2 then it’s Global Version.
If you have the iPhone 9,4 then it’s GSM Version.
For iPhone 7:
If you have the iPhone 9,1 then it’s Global Version.
If you have the iPhone 9,3 then it’s GSM Version.
This how you can easily identify if it’s a global or gsm version iPhone you have got. Thanks. Hope this helps you. Be Sure to share this article and let others know.