Top Six Tips to keep your Android Smart Phone more Secure

With the release of Lollipop 5.0.2, the latest version of Android, there comes a new look to Android world. After Jellybean and KitKat, Google released Lollipop 5.0. After that Google has released two updates of Lollipop namely Lollipop 5.0.1 and Lollipop 5.0.2 with all the bugs fixed in Lollipop 5.0.2. When compared to Jellybean and KitKat, Lollipop gives you a colorful experience of using your smartphone and along with that it also gives you some more extra features.

With this Android OS in, there is no wonder in saying that these smartphones have become best friends of us. They entertain us with the games they have and with the music albums they play. It is a best companion with us when we need to find out a place, we can just Google it in our smartphones to find the route. It is also device which connects our friends by storing all the phone numbers in it and we can call whenever we want. We can have contacts through phone, email, Facebook and WhatsApp. It is more needed to keep your Android smartphone safe and more secure from any wrongdoings, such as hacking and when the phone is stolen.

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Do you ever realize that when your Android phone is connected to internet, your information can be traceable and downloadable from anywhere by hacking. So, you need to keep your smartphone more secure. Here are some top tips and tricks that can keep your smartphone more secure from hacking and wrongdoings. Just follow these Best tips to keep your android smartphone more secure..

Top and Best Six Tips to keep our Android Smart Phone more Secure

1.  Use In-build Android Screen lock

Most of the Android devices are running on Jelly Bean, Kit Kat and Lollipop these days as Android 5.1 is yet to be released and this Android 5.1 is available for only Android one phones for now and we can expect that Android 5.1 will be rolled out for all other devices with in few months. So, we need to wait for few more days to upgrade to Android 5.1. Android 5.0.2 Lollipop is the latest version of Android for now. It is better to upgrade to Android Lollipop 5.0.2 from Jellybean and KitKat as it provides some excellent features.

Default-screen lock -to secure our android phone picture

Screen Lock

Default Screen Lock is available with all these and you can have an option to choose the type of security; swap the screen or pin or pattern or password. It is very much suggested to use password for great security as you have more keys to choose your password from. So, it is more difficult to hack the password. You can find the option to change your Screen Lock in Settings-> Lock Screen. This is one of the simple and easy tip to secure our android smartphone.

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2. Don’t save passwords for the sites you visit

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Don’t save passwords on internet

There are many online payment service apps available for us now. And many websites need login password to enter your pages in the site such as Facebook, twitter, online banking etc. Never try to save passwords for these sites in your android phone. If it got stolen or if some other person is using your phone, then you are going to be the looser. So, be careful. It is suggested to upgrade to latest version of android Lollipop 5.0.2 for better security of your information and passwords.

3. Lock personal Apps

In the recent days many instant messaging apps have got craze over the people like WhatsApp, Hike, Viber, Skype, Facebook etc. Recently Facebook owned WhatsApp also launched its latest version of WhatsApp with Voice calling feature enabled in it. This Voice calling feature of WhatsApp can be activated in your Jellybean, KitKat and Lollipop versions of Android by installing the latest version of WhatsApp app.

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App Locker

If you once enter your password, your Android Phone will remember it for the next time you login. Entering password every time is a bit trouble to you so it’s better if you lock those apps with some App Locker. You can download free App Locker for Android from the link below.

Download App Lock for Android

4. Find out your Lost device

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Android GPS

If your android device is stolen then you are helpless to find it out actually, unless if you have installed some device tracking apps in your Android Phone. Your Android phone is built to be trackable through GPS (Global Positioning System). You need to enable GPS on your Phone for the device to be trackable. Even if you are not sure of enabling GPS on your Android Phone, there are lots of device tracking apps available in Google Play. Just go to Google paly and install the app. This app will turn on your GPS so that it can be traceable.This is the best app to trace our lost device. So  install this GPS app to secure our android phone.

5.  Backup your Data on Android Phone

There may be lot of personal information stored on your android phone. There may be so many contacts, important photos and many more passwords stored on your favorite device, if by any chance if your phone got crashed then you will lose all your data and same is the case when you lost your phone, so Back up all your data to a cloud storage or to your desktop. It’s better to sync all your Contacts to Gmail so that you can have contacts available with your Gmail.

6. Destroy Data on a Stolen Phone

3cx-mobile-device-management-secure-android phone picture

3cx mobile device-management

If your phone got stolen and if you feel that there may not be any chance of re-getting it, then wiping your phone is the best thing to do to avoid problems. You can remotely wipe your smart phone. You can try 3CX Mobile Device Manager. You can sign up for the account here  mobiledevicemanager

You can download and install 3CX Mobile Device Manager app from the below link

Download 3CX Mobile Device Manager

Friends,  i hope above Top six tips may useful for you. Follow those simple and best tips and tricks to secure Android phone. If you know any other tips which are useful to security purpose of our android phone. mention those best tips in the comment box. we will very happy for that.

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Comments

  1. TANBHIR HOSSAIN says:

    But in pattern lock here is too problem, when it block then that is not recovery

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