Android Tips & Tricks

5 Amazing Security Tips for your Android Mobile/Cellphone

There are a plenty of security applications in the Google Play Store that help you defend your Android phone. The offer choices that expand your possibilities of spotting your lost (or stolen) mobile. We will talk about Android security tips today.

Security Tips For Android

Besides all the basic security tips like locking the mobile and SIM card, activating anti-theft in mobile. Today I’m gonna show you some useful security tips for protecting your android.

Prey & Where’s My Droid:

Prey and Where’s My Droid are the two application with which you can send multiple commands to your lost phone to execute the commands without your existence.

Android Device Manager:

Android Device Manager shows a list of all Android phones and tablets that are connected to your Google Account and helps you locate them on a Google Map. You can ring your phone (in case it is hiding somewhere you can’t spot) from the browser, lock the device with a custom PIN or perform a factory reset which permanently deletes all the data on your phone. The mobile should be connected to data connection either it may be a mobile data or WiFi.

Anti-Theft Alarm:

When you are charging your cell phone at a public station. You either have to watch the device all the time or you can activate the Anti-Theft Alarm app and relax a bit. The app will trigger a siren sound when someone disconnects the charger and your phone screen will flash continuously until the correct pin is entered. You can go a step further and configure the app to trigger an alert when someone moves the phone even a few inches from the original position.

LockWatch:

Another Android App LockWatch records the phone’s location and captures a picture with a front camera when someone attempts to unlock the phone but enters a wrong PIN or password. This information is sent to your email address and it occurs silently so the intruder would never know that their activity has been recorded.

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