Samsung launched its new service this week to find your lost or stolen mobile, even without an Internet connection, which also reaches Spain. The brand is now announcing the launch of a new service, called SmartThings Find, with which it will be much easier to find your lost or stolen device.
SmartThings Find is a service that will work when it comes to finding smartphones, tablets, smartwatches and headphones from the Galaxy range. Available for devices with Android 8.0 Oreo and higher versions, this Samsung service will make it very easy to locate that device or accessory you have lost.
You can now find your stolen Samsung mobile even if it has no connectionSamsung updates its Find My Mobile application with a feature that allows you to find your lost or stolen mobile even without an Internet connection.
This is Samsung’s SmartThings Find
This service was already available in the United States, South Korea and the United Kingdom, where it accumulated more than 6 million users. Samsung is now launching SmartThings Find globally, for those devices that use Android 8.0 and higher. This system uses technology Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and Ultra Wideband (UWB) to make it possible to find lost phones, tablets, headphones or smart watches.
Thanks to the SmartThings Find app, which can be downloaded from the Play Store, users can locate any device from the Samsung Galaxy range that they have lost. Either your phone or a headset, the application will show its location at all times, even if said device has no internet connection. You can even help friends and family find their lost device too.
When a device has been disconnected for 30 minutes, produces a BLE signal that other devices receive if they are close. If you inform SmartThings Find about a lost device, those phones or tablets that are nearby and have been enabled to find lost devices will report that device in the app. The data is encrypted, so that only the owner of the lost product knows its location.
To facilitate the process of finding any device, SmartThings Find incorporates functions how to call the device or make it ring, so that when we are close, it will emit a sound that allows us to locate it easily. It also has a function called Find Nearby, which is based on augmented reality, to display color graphics, whose color intensifies when we are close.
How to download SmartThings Find
SmartThings Find is a service that embedded in Samsung’s SmartThings app, that we can download in the Play Store and in the Galaxy Store and that is installed by default in many phones of the brand. You can learn more about the app and how it works at this link, and proceed to download it to your phone at the following:
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