Losing your smartphone is nothing less than a nightmare as you also lose your contacts, saved media and access to several online portals and services. Thankfully, GPS and Geolocation technology has made it possible for one to track their lost smartphones. There are numerous Geo-tracking apps available on Google Play Store and App Store which work on both Android and iPhone. However, the procedure and style of working are same in both OS with minor difference in UI. The best thing about these apps is, that they not just help track your lost phone, but you can also track your friend’s lost smartphone.
Listed below are some steps how you can help your friend find their lost smartphone.
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Go to Google Play Store and download a friend tracking application in your Android smartphone. Make sure that the same application is available for download on App Store for your friend’s iPhone.
After successful installation, you are supposed to configure the app to share the location of your mobile. Allow the app to either share your current location whenever it changes or some apps will mark your location on a map every time you update it.
Make your friend follow the same steps in his iPhone.
Go to app and use it to track your friend’s iPhone with your Android smartphone.
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Taking everything into account, Geo-location technology has improved the tracking systems. You are now geared up to track your friend’s iPhone with your Android. These apps have proved their efficiency and worth when they outperformed for people in need Smartphones also have in-built geolocation, in case you do not wish to install a specialized tracking app.