The GPS system is used in so many applications area. Nowadays the daily activities of human beings are tied up with the GPS navigation. One way or other we are taking advantage of the GPS systems to complete our daily task. This technology is free of cost as the GPS satellites are owned by the governments. GPS tracker on the other hand has a set of specific requirements than the navigation.
Can mobile phone used as a tracker?
Yes. It is possible by using our app. Here the two mobile phones should have to install the app and need to grant appropriate permission on the two mobile phones. However, there are some drawbacks in this tracking method. When either of the mobile phones are switched off then tracking will be shut down instantly. The whole idea of tracking is to always know the location of the host. This process shouldn’t be interfered with any external factors. In that sense Mobile to mobile tracking is the most unsecured or most unreliable method of tracking. It is not recommended in serious situations. Also, without proper consent, tracking using mobile apps is a felony.
How can I use GPS tracker in mobile?
A GPS tracking device is necessary to track any object whether it is a car or the things you love. This device has all the feature and advantages to overcome the drawback of mobile tracking using apps. It is well built to withstand any hard climate works perfectly in weak network coverage. The main components of the GPS tracker include the device, non-detachable sim card and optional battery. There is a dedicated mobile application for monitoring the tracker device. It is also bound to all the regulations of the government. Even though it needs consent of the individual to track their routes. The security features in GPS tracker include non-detachable battery and sim card. This ensures uninterrupted tracking. The size of the device is also small, and it is convenient to setup in a car for tracking
The tracker can be connected to the mobile app by scanning the QR code provided by the manufacturer. After that, all the configuration and alerts can be viewed in the mobile application. The security threats posed by Mobile-to-Mobile tracker app can be avoided by using reliable apps provided by trusted GPS tracker manufacturer. Some of the functions of mobile application for GPS trackers are listed below:
live Tracking: The tracker devices have dedicated live tracking capability and a custom-built maps for easy loading. Google maps are good, but it is feature rich and take good amount of time to load when the connection is slow.
Precise Alarms: The tracker devices have alarm feature that send alarms upon meeting the criteria. It will be precise in terms of time and location. This will help to respond quickly to the adverse situation.
Data security: It is referring to the protocols set forth for the data and privacy. The reliable servers and implementation of right development platform enhance the security of the data. This is important because of the current cyber attacks and subsequent misuse of the data.
Track History: Unlike tracking using mobile apps, the GPS tracker provide 100 days travel history. Using the travel history one can review the previously travelled routes for 100 days.