With the upgrade, Find My Device is now a part of Google Play Protect, a suite of services created to protect your smartphone from any kind of malicious content.
Why should I use Google Find My Device application?
One of the most frightening situations in the modern age is losing your smartphone. That’s because you have all your personal information, your contact information, and possibly even your financial data on there. For all these reasons, your smartphone can become a treasure trove for present-time thieves and other malcontents. Thankfully, there are some tools available to recover your phone and Find My Device is one of those rare device finding tools.
Now you might be thinking that “is it really necessary to have this app on my smartphone?” The answer is that having a system in place really helps the situation when you might lose your phone. The right program can find your phone even without any preventative measures.
How is it works?
Google Find My Device does all the basic stuff, i.e., it can locate your device within a certain distance, wipe your phone, and even show a prompting message. This way, whoever has it can see that you’re looking for it.
Another useful feature included in the app is that your phone ring nonstop, which could be really helpful if you unfortunately misplaced your smartphone around your office or home.
Will my phone run Find My Device?
Before installing and setting up this program, you need to make sure whether your phone will work with it. Well, you’ll be happy to know that even if you have a device running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich or later, you are still eligible to use Find My Device app on it. That’s the reason nearly over 99% of active Android users, or 2 billion devices worldwide, are running this program.
How can I install Find My Device?
Installing this program is pretty easy. Just head to the APK link below and click the download button to start downloading the file on your smartphone. Once downloaded, now you can open it in the download folder, and start installing on your device.
How can I sign in to Google Find My Device?
Signing-in to this app can be made from your Google account.
1- Open Find Device from your phone’s home screen or app drawer.
2- Choose the Google account that you want to use the service with.
3- Hit the Continue as a button.
4- Enter your password for the Google account.
5- Tap sign-in
6- Allow location access to the service.
Google Find My Device