Friends Locator Android App To Share Locations, Messages
Want to find out where your friends are hanging out right now? or Want to ping them and share your location? Basically a friends locator app would be the best solution for all your worries. Find My Friends and Buddies is just that free friends locator app for Android that lets you accurately point out the real time locations that your friends, on a map. It also lets you chat with your friends wherever they are all free of cost using this app’s interface.
How to Get Started With This Friends Locator App?
As soon as the installation of the app is completed, you can start using it but only after following these few steps:
- You need to register with your active email id and password on the app so that you can receive a confirmation on your registered id.
- After that you need to enter your name and number. Also, upload a picture of yours that your friends would see while locating you on their phones. Now click on Next.
- You are now successfully registered. You can now invite all your friends to use this app. Tap ‘+’ and invite new members to join your circle in the app.
What all this App offers?
Find My Friends and Buddies not only allows you to locate the friend’s location on your contact list but also lets you exchange messages with each other in real time.
The app offers two types of maps on which you can locate your friends – The Virtual Earth View and The 2-D Map View.
You can send the notification of your “Check In” at any particular location to all your friends, anytime. Not only that, you can also create Safe, Danger or One-Time Zones with different names at various locations. In addition to all, you can set notification alerts for according to time and zones, so that you can receive alerts whenever your friends enters or leaves these zones.
This app comes with some Setting options which can be used to change the Update interval of the app which comes in the range of – ‘every 5 minutes’ to ‘every 60 minutes’. You can customize the alerts type and Log Out after you feel exhausted finding about your friends’ locations and check-ins.
You can upgrade the app anytime to add in more features, by clicking on a blue round icon. This would allow you to access all the several location points that your friends checked in the last 7 days. This way you can also get the location history of your friends in the Premium version of the app.
Verdict on Find My Friends & Buddies:
Find My Friends and Buddies is a free Android friends locator app whose interface is easy to handle. This app fascinates me as it can keep an eye on my friends location and like wise my friends and dear ones can also do the same. The messaging feature is also a plus as you can convey your message right through the app, which is great.
Developed By: Sygic.