The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is a state of art android phone. It is capable of various things, if you’re one of the mom or dad who hands their child an iPhone or Galaxy Note 5, you should aware that you’re also handing out a powerful internet communicator that can be just as harmful to the young as educational and productive. If you want to stay on top of things and make sure the kids are using the phone wisely, this is one possible solution.
The mSpy software is a monitoring program that can be used to gather information from cell phones like the Galaxy Note 5 remotely and stealthily. Information regarding almost every aspect of the phone’s usage can be tracked with mSpy, including call logs, text messages, current GPS location and route history, pictures and videos, chat history of popular instant message apps and much more…
The mSpy software is comprised of three parts: the agent – a piece of code get planted in the wired Galaxy Note 5, collects information stealthily and uploads what it manages to find to the server – a secured vault where the data logs are stored, the information will be neatly organized and displayed in the control panel – a well-designed web portal where user can browser, search and flag information or to generate reports for future reference.
The control panel
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Features of mSpy
Manage phone calls
Phone calls placed and received with the already wired Galaxy Note 5 can be tracked with mSpy, information regarding the call logs, call duration, date and time, the number or contact information (if available in the phone address book) of all incoming or outgoing phone calls are also displayed in the control panel.
The user can also set up a call restriction list within the control panel to automatically reject phone calls from numbers on the list.
Track text messages
Following information regarding the SMS are indexed in the control panel:
- Content of all sent and received text messages, even after deletion.
- Time stamp of the SMS.
- Numbers or names of the sender or recipient.
Report GPS locations
The route the device travelled and its current whereabouts are presented in the control panel’s GPS location section as dots and lines on a detailed map. If the GPS function were actively turned off on the Galaxy Note 5, the spy will resort to identify the Wi-Fi network the device connected to and determine the approximate location of the device. The result won’t be as accurate but can still be categorized as reliable.
The geo-fencing feature allows the user to draw many virtual safe/hazard zones on the map, the user will be notified upon each exit and entrance, the zones will be filling with ranging colors to indicate how frequent the device has entered or exited a zone.
Third party IM apps
Popular chat apps including Skype, Snapchat, iMessage, viber, WhatsApp are supported by the mSpy for monitoring. Chat history in the forms of text, photos and gifs are forwarded to the control panel.
Photos captured by the phone camera are presented in the control panel in the format of thumbnail files, the original file can be downloaded but will consume considerable amount of data.
MSpy can remotely uninstall apps from the target Galaxy S5, it can wipe or lock the device remotely.
Browsing history and bookmarks are synced to the control panel for viewing in a threaded view. User can also block unwanted sites within the control panel by adding the site URL to the restriction list.
How to install mSpy?
After you subscribe to the mSpy service, your account info and an installation guide will be sent to you, about 5 to 15 minutes of physical access to the target device is required to compete the installation. You don’t need to root the Galaxy Note 5 for the mSpy being functional.
How to opt out?
The mSpy can be uninstalled remotely from the control panel.
Should my son’s Galaxy Note 5 be monitored?
Q: my son get his Samsung Galaxy Note 5 at the age of 12 (after much begging, lobbying, squabbling and whining), he’s a responsible kid yet I fully aware that by handing him that Galaxy Note 5, I am also handing out a powerful communication and production tool that can be used to broadcast status and locations, take pictures, upload to the web and spread widely, it can download just about anything in the world.