Have you lost your mobile and worrying how to find it and we are here with some features and apps in Android that could help you in finding your mobile even this will help you if you are trying to protect your mobile before it loses? Here come the best features that could help you.
4 Best Ways To Find Your Lost Mobile
Find My Device
Find My Device is the official feature given by Google to its users on android mobiles. One of the best way to do when your android mobile is lost.
Steps to be followed to enable find my device on your android mobile. These steps are prerequisites to losing a mobile.
- Adding your Gmail account to the Android mobile that you want to track. If already your mobile is connected to your google account then skip these steps and jump to step
- Turn on your mobile go to settings and add your Google account
- Go to Google in Settings and enable two options under Find My Device
- Turn on Locations on your android mobile
- Turn on the mobile data
- Go to google and type in “Find My Device” click on Google Find My Device web result and login to your google account that you have attached to your android mobile and now you can view the location of your mobile.
- Now your all set and you can Ring your mobile remotely, lock it and even remotely erase the data in it.
Note: But in this method ring option works with only those who lost it nearby as they can easily ring the mobile and find it easily.
If Find My Device doesn’t work then you can look at google location history where you can find the last locations that your device connected to a network.
Download Google Play Protect on your android device and you can find your device location in https://andriod.com/find but again this requires your device connected to internet and location so that you can view the location and ring, lock or erase the data on the device.
Note: If you find No Active Devices then you are not logged in any of your android devices with the google account that you logged in to the website https://andriod.com/find
Cerberus Would be the best after all the trials that you with Google and now the time to look at it
It is an Android anti-theft application that you need to install as a prerequisite in finding your device when lost. Once you create your account then Cerberus lets you remotely lock the device, track it, take pictures or videos of the thief, erase the data present in the mobile and record the audio.
Now your only one step away in protecting your device hurry go and download the application (You can find it in Android play store) and relax.
Find My Phone
Find My Phone an Android Application in locating the lost mobile just download the mobile and give the permissions that it required and add your device (you can add any number of devices) and then track the location of the device even the other phone is in Airplane Mode. You can Enjoy this feature by downloading it from Android App Store.
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If all these methods don’t work then the last method but not the least is handover complaint to cops regarding the mobile theft so that you have a choice get it but you need to have an IMEI of your mobile for that you can get it on google android manager dashboard website.
Now it’s your time to choose among these and protect your before it stolen and sincere suggestion is to use google find my devices the primary one and Cerberus and an alternative to a Google Find My Device. It would better if you these two at a time so that anyone could help you out when your devices were stolen.