We know that GPS tracker can locate any items on the planet. They have dedicated GPS device and computer software to manage it. The cost of these items may vary depending upon the usage level and monthly subscription amount.
But did you know that you can create your own GPS tracker at free of cost.?
You only need an old smart phone of yours to create your own GPS Tracker. Of course, it will not replace the dedicated GPS tracker devices with tracking app. This free GPS tracker application is secure and has all the measures to securely save your location data. The access to the GPS dashboards is controlled by username and passwords.
the tracking will be safe and secure if the two smart phones that take part in tracking has no security vulnerabilities. Only the admins can see the live location of the other device.
How to build a GPS Tracker using old smartphone.
It is easy to create a GPS tracker using PAJ mobile tracker app from google play store and apple store. The smartphone should have internet connection and GPS connectivity before setting it up as a GPS tracker. The steps for creating a GPS tracker are as follows
- Recharge your old phone and insert a sim card with active internet connection.
- Switch on the old smartphone and leave the internet connection and GPS location active.
- Download PAJ Mobile tracker app from google play store or Apple store
- Register and set up an account in your old smart phone
- Download PAJ Finder portal in your actively using phone
- Login to the app using the credentials from old smart phone
- You have turned your old smart phone into a GPS tracker
- Use the PAJ finder portal to view live location of your old smart phone and configure alerts
This free mobile tracker app has all the features of a dedicated GPS tracker. The functions such as geofencing, speeding alert, and live tracking is possible subjected to the network connectivity.
Application Areas of GPS mobile tracker
The smart phone with PAJ Free mobile tracker app can be deployed in variety of situation such as monitoring your car. You can place it in your family car secretly to track the live location and speed while you are away. The possible applications are endless. Also the alerts can be configured as per the requirement. The other good aspect of this system is the reusability of electronic devices and thereby reducing the E waste. In case of emergency you can easily share the live location with police department using the finder portal app. Most importantly the idea behind introducing the free mobile tracker app is to generate awareness about the GPS tracking. It is a cost effective and most reliable technology to provide security to the things you love
Limitations of mobile tracker app
In this mode of GPS tracking the security and performance solely depends on the mobile phone. Unlike dedicated tracking devices the free mobile tracker app can easily be disabled either by turning off the data connection or by disabling the GPS. The tracking will not work if the free mobile tracker app from PAJ has been uninstalled from the system. To actively use the tracker, you would require keep both the apps in the respective phones. The network connection in the smart phone (especially the phone acting as GPS Tracker) is also a prime factor for location tracking because any drop in the internet connection would also affect the live tracking.