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Mobile Theft Detector


Dhrumil Shah , K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering; Kshitij Yadav, K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering


Bluetooth, Global Positioning System(GPS), Wi-Fi, Near Field Communication(NFC)


Mobile theft is a rising problem in metropolitan city. Everyday a large number of cell phones and other devices are stolen and complaints are filed every day. The mobile theft prevention device is a dynamic and portable device which works on the basis of short range Bluetooth technology. The device and the mobile application in the Android phone are connected via class 3 Bluetooth module which has a range of 1 to 2 meters. As soon as the connection breaks, which means the device and the phone have gone out of each other's coverage area, both the device and the phone, start ringing and vibrating which notifies the user about a possible theft. The device can be effectively used in crowded public places.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV4I40515
Published in: Volume : 4, Issue : 4
Publication Date: 01/07/2016
Page(s): 493-495

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