How do you know if your card is illegal?
For China Mobile users, if you received a recent text recently that said: (the date is different)
What are the benefits of shutting down these illegal phones?
Potentially, there will be no more phone or text message scams.
If you are still not sure if your phone is legally registered, call 10086 for China Mobile or 10010 for China Unicom and ask if your number is officially registered. If it isn’t, head over to your provider’s official retail location and register.
None of us like our cell service interrupted, so we hope this helps!