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10 Apps to Track Lost or Stolen Android

Losing an Android smartphone can be experienced by anyone, whether it’s stolen or left somewhere. Before this happens to us, it’s a good idea to prepare it by installing various security applications and applications to track the lost Android.

This time Cari Signal will review 10 applications that are very useful when your Android smartphone or tablet is lost. Some of these applications can track the location, set an alarm, and automatically delete all the data in it.

1. Google Find My Device

Google Find My Device

In accordance with the name of the application, Google Find My Device is indeed made by developer Google. This application will synchronize with Google Maps, so you can track the position of your cellphone anywhere and anytime. The condition is that the GPS in your cellphone must remain active, meaning that your cellphone must always be connected to the internet.

In addition to indicating a location that is quite accurate, Google Find My Device will also provide a loud sound even though your cellphone is in silent condition. Not only that, Google also provides protection for applications as well as files on your cellphone by locking it or deleting it.

2. Family Location & Messenger

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Did you know that tracking a lost cell phone can be done with a location detection app like Family Location & Messenger.

This application will send a special message to you, when the cell phone used by a family member, or you yourself is lost somewhere. For example, if the cellphone used by your husband / wife is taken somewhere, then you will receive a notification.

For example, if your husband/wife arrives at the office, then an automatic notification informing you of their whereabouts will be immediately received. So, if the phone is lost or someone takes it away, then you will receive a similar notification indicating where the phone is located.

In this application, you can also create a private group of family members, to keep safe together. Download the HP Family Locator & Messenger tracker app here.

3. Life360: Family Locator & GPS Tracker


You can also rely on the Life360 application, here. In addition to being able to track the whereabouts of family members, with Life360, you can also find out the current location of a lost cell phone.

This application is equipped with advanced GPS that is able to track the whereabouts of a cell phone used by your family members, or a lost cell phone easily.

You can monitor the location history of family members as well as the cell phones used by them. That way, if you ever lose your phone, you can find out right away. Download the Life360 app here.

4. Find My Kids: Child GPS Watch

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As we know, children are now familiar with cell phones. In fact, they have brought cell phones to school. Some parents install tracking apps like Find My Kids: Child GPS Watch to keep their loved ones safe.

Not infrequently, cellphones carried by children are stolen by people. However, you don’t have to worry. Apps like Find My Kids: Child GPS Watch can be relied on not only to track the location of children, but also the cell phones they use.

So, if your phone is lost, you can track it straight away with this app. But of course, with a note that the application is also installed on your child’s cellphone.

It’s easy, you just need to install this application on your child’s phone or your own phone, then connect the two devices. In addition, you can install the Pingo! (or connect the child’s smartwatch device if you have one) on the child’s beloved phone. Download the application here.

5. Where’s My Droid

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This application allows you to easily track a lost cell phone. Wheres My Droid even has a feature that can delete data on the SD Card as well as phone data automatically remote.

So, if you lose your phone, you don’t have to worry about the data being stolen. Apart from that, the app has the latest GPS technology which can better track your phone and make it ring.

This application will also send a notification if the mobile number or SIM card from the lost cellphone is replaced without your permission.

Well, if you have a premium subscription, there are many more features at your disposal. One of them is the automatic thief tracker. Try the Wheres My Droid app by downloading it here.

6. Phone Tracker By Number

Phone Tracker By Number

In accordance with the name of the application, Phone Tracker By Number can track the location of your cellphone accurately. This application is suitable for finding lost or stolen cellphones. However, so that you can enjoy the application directly, full, then you need to subscribe to this app.

You will not be disappointed using this application, because the features are very complete and safe. Interfaceits simple, of course it will make it easier for you to use it.

Interestingly, you track your cell phone only with your cellphone number. But the condition is, the number must have been registered with Phone Tracker By Number.

7. Family Locator – GPS Tracker & Find Your Phone App

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Similar to the applications previously discussed, you can use Family Locator to track your lost cell phone.

You can connect your own cell phone with another cell phone held by a family member, or a close relative. If the phone is not in their hands, this application can track its whereabouts with GPS.

You can also chat privately through the chat feature with anyone whose cellphone is connected to this application. Download the Family Locator application by clicking the following link.

8. Prey Anti-Theft

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Like most other applications, Prey Anti-Theft must be installed before your smartphone is lost. As quoted from, you can simply send an SMS containing “GO PREY” to the lost smartphone to activate it.

After that you have to enter the Control Panel via the Web to mark that your smartphone has been lost. That way the app will then tell you where it is located. The Prey Anti-Theft application itself will be hidden on your smartphone and can only be uninstalled using a password.

9. Track It Even It’s Off – Hammer

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This lost cell phone tracker application has a fairly complete feature. One of its flagship features is that it makes your phone look like it’s dead, if your phone is lost and the thief tries to turn it off.

Well, if the thief turns off the phone, this application will automatically make your phone in a state of ‘off’.

But actually, the phone is still alive, and you can find out where the lost phone is. Data in the form of location, image and sound will be sent to emergency contacts.

This application is also able to maintain the security of the phone owner with the presence of the panic button. You can press the panic button if you are in danger. From here the app will send the current location and photos from your phone. Try the app here.

10. iSharing: GPS Location Tracker


You can use the iSharing application to track the whereabouts of a lost phone. Of course, iSharing also has some excellent features that will help you. One of them is fast tracking using GPS.

You will also receive a notification about the whereabouts of the phone you are looking for. Of course, you can use this application to track the whereabouts of family members, to keep them safe. To use it, just download and install this app on your phone and family phone.

The iSharing app will instantly connect devices, and display each connected phone as a unique icon. Download the application at this link.

That’s a list of useful apps to track down a lost or stolen Android. If your Android device was lost before the apps were installed, then you can follow the tips on tracking it without the help of a special app in this article. Meanwhile, if your iPhone or iPad is lost, you can follow the tips here.