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    Prey is described as 'lightweight application that will help you track and find your laptop or mobile if it ever gets stolen. It works in Windows, Mac OsX, Linux and Android' and is a very popular Device Tracker app in the security & privacy category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Prey for a variety of platforms, including Android, Mac, iPhone, iPad and Windows. The best alternative is Lookout Mobile Security, which is free. Other great apps like Prey are µlogger, Find My, PhoneTrack and Cerberus.

    Prey is mainly a Phone Tracker but alternatives to it may also be Device Tracker Apps or Anti-Virus Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Prey.
    This page was last updated Mar 19, 2022
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    • FreemiumOpen Source
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    Prey is a lightweight application that will help you track and find your laptop or mobile if it ever gets stolen. It works...
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
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      Lookout combines enterprise grade security with end user simplicity, protecting your device and data from a variety of threats facing mobile devices including: loss, theft, viruses, malware, and hackers.
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      µlogger [micro-logger] is an android application for continuous logging of location coordinates, designed to record hiking, biking tracks and other outdoor activities. This app works with a self-hosted server.
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      • FreeProprietary
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      • Online
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      The new Find My app combines Find My iPhone and Find My Friends into a single, easy-to-use app on iOS, iPadOS, and now macOS.* Find My can help you locate your devices and your friends and family. And now it can help you find your devices — even when they’re offline.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Android
      • Nextcloud
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      PhoneTrack is a Nextcloud application to track and store mobile devices locations.
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
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      Cerberus is a complete anti-theft application, the best protection you can get to recover your misplaced, lost or stolen Android device. Control your device remotely from this website or via text messages, receive alerts if someone changes the SIM card.


    1. Remotely control your Android phone from the internet or by SMS.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      Find your Device via SMS. This applications goal is to track your device when it's lost and should be a secure open source application and a alternative to Googles FindMyDevice.
    2. Ever lost your phone and you go to call it to listen for the ringer and remember its on silent mode? Now when you lost it you can text your phone and it will turn silent mode off, the ringer vol up, and start ringing.
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      Pombo can help you recover your computer in the event it's stolen. It works on Windows, GNU/Linux and Mac OSX.
    3. iLostFinder is featured as the best anti-theft app for iPhone. It will prevent others from powering off your iPhone in case it gets lost and prevent them from disabling Internet on the lost device.
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