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Lost my EVO, any suggestions?

Discussion in 'Sprint' started by maw4bc, Aug 15, 2010.

  1. maw4bc

    maw4bc Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter

    Fell out of my pocket in a yellow cab(I think). Left them a message with their lost and found. Anyone lost theirs yet? Trying to figure out the best way to go about the search, phone is dead unfortunately (battery life sucks).
     


  2. pwnst*r

    pwnst*r Android Expert

  3. KAuss

    KAuss Well-Known Member

    Where's My Droid can turn on the GPS remotely for you, and if you happen to lose it in the house it can even ring it to locate it...

    There was a post too where you can link your phone's GPS location to your gmail, kinda like phone lojack... Gotta see if I can dig that up...

    I would probably just bite the dust if I lost my phone and use my old one till EVO 2 is out LOL... Does insurance cover lost phones? Cause $100 for a new one isn't that bad if they did...
     
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  4. maw4bc

    maw4bc Well-Known Member
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    Thanks for the suggestions. I am not sure about insurance. I am going to activate my old blackberry and cross my fingers that somehow it shows up. Anyone know if insurance covers a lost phone?

    Definitely need to check out mobile defense. Although my evo never got me more than 6 hours of battery life so it is probably useless when the phone goes dead so quickly
     
  5. SporkLover

    SporkLover Android Enthusiast

    insurance does cover lost phones
     
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  6. namoroman

    namoroman Well-Known Member

    Yep. They just flag the ESN so that if someone or you were to find the lost phone, it would be unusable and unable to be activated.
     
  7. maw4bc

    maw4bc Well-Known Member
    Thread Starter

    another question, it doesn't cost anything to switch a phone right? so tomorrow when I go to call sprint and put my old blackberry on that number they dont charge me an activation fee or anything right?
     
  8. marctronixx

    Moderator

    if you have TEP thru sprint. it covers if the phone was lost/stolen.

    it costs ZERO do switch phones. no fees or anything....
     
  9. KAuss

    KAuss Well-Known Member

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  10. SporkLover

    SporkLover Android Enthusiast

    Won't be able to be activated on Sprint, still possible to activate on other CDMA carriers that accept external ESNs.
     
  11. kiri12

    kiri12 Lurker

    i lost my phone does anybody know what i can use to locate it......I have gps and google maps on it....not sure what apps for lost phone if any I have all the basic evo apps???
     
  12. kiri12

    kiri12 Lurker

    or atleast I'd like to LOCK IT if I can...this is damn scarey.....I have so much personal stuff on there...ughhh HELP!!!
     
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