Find My iPhone: Overview
Find My iPhone helps you locate and protect your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple Watch, AirPods, or Mac if it’s ever lost or stolen. With Find My iPhone set up on your device, you can do the following:
Locate your device on a map
Play a sound on your device to help you find it
Use Lost Mode to lock and track your device
Remotely erase all of your personal information from the device
Get started with Find My iPhone
Find your family members’ devices
If you’re part of a Family Sharing group, you can use Find My iPhone to help find and protect any family member’s iOS device, Apple Watch, AirPods, or Mac. First, family members need to set up their devices to share their locations with other family members. For more information, see the Apple Support article Family Sharing.
Learn more about Activation Lock
When you set up Find My iPhone, Activation Lock is turned on automatically. Activation Lock makes it harder for anyone to use or sell your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Apple Watch if it’s ever lost or stolen. For more information, see the Apple Support article Find My iPhone Activation Lock.