Track devices proactively & detect all movements

Track the location of laptops, phones, and tablets, and ensure you can quickly react to unauthorized movements with geofencing.

Always know where

Prey's configurable tracking provides multiple-location methods for better accuracy and reliability, without compromising the battery of the device.

Active Tracking

Prey's default tracking setting, which gathers new locations when movement is detected, together with timed checks. If disabled, on-demand locations are enabled.

GPS, GeoIP, WiFi Triangulation

The platform uses combined tracking methods, choosing the most accurate and reliable result from GPS, WiFI triangulation, and GeoIP to locate your phone, laptop or tablet.

Global Device View

View your device's location individually, or keep an eye on all of them at once using the global view.‍

Detect and react

Create geofencing areas on a map that alert the movement of devices, like those who shouldn't leave the office, and then react automatically.

Movement Detection

Delimit areas where devices belong, or where they should/shouldn't move through and detect entries or exits.

Automatic Reactions

Configure each Control Zone with different reactive security actions that activate when a devices moves in or out of them. For example, a lock.


Instantly know when a device moves, triggering setup detection rules of its assigned Control Zone.

Custom Device Lists

Add devices to Control Zones that are relevant to their movement, and create location rules for groups with different needs.‍

Look back in time

Look back into a device's historic movements, detect odd patterns, and identify possible suspect locations.

Daily and Hourly Records

All registered locations are organized by date and time, which you can filter using a calendar.

Location Activity Heatmap

The location history displays a heatmap of the days and hours that registered more activity, for quick identification of suspicious behaviors.

Global or Detailed View

View all of a device's movements in a day in the map, or select a specific hour and view those locations.

Recover with evidence

The recovery begins when you mark a device as missing in the panel. The Evidence Reports will activate and deliver crucial evidence for the police, in custom time-frequencies.

Location Information

Each report carries a map with nearby hot-spots, coordinates, and the pinpointed location of the device.

Nearby WiFi Neighborhood

View a list of active and nearby WiFi connections close to the missing device for better location identification.

Photos & Screenshots

When available, the report will also bring a front and back camera picture to help you identify the perpetrator and place, as well as a screenshot.

Device and User Information

Make sure you can identify your device with its IP, MAC address, serial number, and hardware information. Plus, you see what user is currently logged in.‍

Device Security

Know how Prey secures your gadgets with reactive actions that are ready to safeguard your devices, and help you locate them.


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