The Infinix mobile anti-theft feature is a powerful feature of Infinix smartphones that gives you the power to remotely lock your phone or wipe your data in case of theft or misplacement.
This feature doesn’t require internet connection to work which makes is even more effective.
Activating the mobile anti-theft feature is quite simple. Just follow the steps outlined below.
Step #1. Go to Settings>>Security.
Step #2. Find Mobile anti-theft under Security
Step #3. Tap OK when a prompt pop up.
Step #4. Set up your anti-theft PIN. The PIN should be between 6 to 12 characters. When you are done, click next.
Step #5. Set your emergency contacts. Your emergency contacts are what your you will use to send remote commands. This can be the phone number of your friend, spouse or siblings.
You can add more the one number by tapping the more icon on the right side. When you are done, click next.
Step #6. Read the instructions regarding the remote control commands.
- Remotely lock phone by sending SMS #lock#.
- Remotely unlock phone by sending SMS #unlock#.
- Remotely wipe data by sending SMS #wipe#.
- Retrieve anti-theft password by sending SMS #password#.
Step #7. Once you have taken note of the commands, hit “Done” and you have successfully activated mobile anti-theft.
You can now remotely lock your phone or wipe your phone data in case of lost or misplacement.