FORUMS

Index Project For XDA Device Subforums

Another ambitious project from the collaborative efforts of Recognized Contributors and Forum … more

The Atlas of XDA

A few weeks ago, we asked you “How Does Your Location Affect Your Life As A Power User?”. In the days that … more

New Snapdragons: Some Context & Contrast

It hasn’t been a good year for Qualcomm so far. Every device featuring the Snapdragon 810 … more

Google To Launch Next Gen Android One On July 14

The first gen of Android One devices to be launched in India in September 2014 were … more

is there any no monthly fee apps for wipe out phone if lost

1,016 posts
Thanks Meter: 93
 
By cat2115, Senior Member on 25th July 2011, 03:07 PM
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread
Hi,

Is there any paid/free apps that can remotely wipe out phone and track phone if lost or stolen that do not require monthly payment?

Samsung Infuse 4G (AT&T)

Thanks
 
 
25th July 2011, 03:43 PM |#2  
Senior Member
Flag South Carolina
Thanks Meter: 373
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by cat2115

Hi,

Is there any paid/free apps that can remotely wipe out phone and track phone if lost or stolen that do not require monthly payment?

Samsung Infuse 4G (AT&T)

Thanks

Seekdroid. I'm sure there are others but that's what I use.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I997 using XDA Premium App
The Following User Says Thank You to P1 Wookie For This Useful Post: [ View ]
25th July 2011, 04:09 PM |#3  
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 93
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by P1 Wookie

Seekdroid. I'm sure there are others but that's what I use.

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I997 using XDA Premium App

thanks. I read the comparison b/t Seekdroid and lookout. Seekdroid do not need monthly fee just to wipe out data. thx
Optimus-Prime
25th July 2011, 04:59 PM |#4  
Guest
Thanks Meter: 0
 
More
i have seek droid and look out. if one fails i got a back up
25th July 2011, 05:07 PM |#5  
I use lookout security. it can remote wipe. It has a virus scanner and it's free. You can log onto the website and track your phone via GPS, or make it scream to help you find it in your couch.

As an alternative, if your phone is lost, you can use "Plan B" to find it and there's another one by Lookout which will wipe it.
26th July 2011, 02:35 PM |#6  
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 93
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by AdamOutler

I use lookout security. it can remote wipe. It has a virus scanner and it's free. You can log onto the website and track your phone via GPS, or make it scream to help you find it in your couch.

As an alternative, if your phone is lost, you can use "Plan B" to find it and there's another one by Lookout which will wipe it.

Don't I need to pay a monthly fee for $2.99 to have the remote wipe feature turn on?

In Market, the only LookOut i saw was the one without a remote wipe. As i mention, Lookout require a monthly fee in order to be able to wipe data.

Just wondering, y they have to charge a monthly fee just to remotely wipe? it's not like if the phone was lost/stole and the finder do a factory reset and the Lookout still able to track the phone. or can remote wipe the data even the phone was factory reset. if that the case YES i would willing to pay a monthly fee so the finder can never use the phone. Y? because i will constantly wiping the phone even. But then it useless to pay monthly if it cant.
27th July 2011, 10:57 AM |#7  
jrmendia's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Puerto Rico
Thanks Meter: 11
 
More
AutoWipe is an Excellent app!!!
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes