It's quite common that Android users have a Google account associated to their devices, with their location data activated. Thus, Google can have them located at any moment. It's about time you make the most of this functionality thanks to Android Device Manager.
Google's location service.
By accessing the Android Device Manager website, you'll be able to find out the location of your Android devices (smartphones or tablets). The approximate location will be shown on Google Maps, allowing you to recover a lost or stolen handset.
More features of Android Device Manager
Furthermore, there are other interesting options that we can make use of:
- Make your device ring.
- Delete the contents of your Android device.
The main advantage of Android Device Manager is that you don't need to have any specific application installed on your phone or tablet.