Samsung to provide Galaxy S5 with anti-theft features

April 6, 2014 10:37 am

Samsung Electronics has announced it is to add two safeguards to its latest smartphone, in an effort to deter rampant theft of the mobile devices, the Associated Press has reported. The world’s largest mobile-phone maker said users will be able to activate for free its “Find My Mobile” and “Reactivation Lock” anti-theft features to protect the soon-to-be-released Galaxy S5. “Samsung takes the issue of smartphone theft very seriously, and we are continuing to enhance our security and anti-theft solutions,” the company said.