PhoneSheriff is compatible with the major operating systems for today's smartphones: Android, iPhone, and BlackBerry and now Apple iPads and Android tablets! This page is a partial list of phones and tablets that are compatible with PhoneSheriff.
Many carriers re-brand phones using their own name. For example: the T-Mobile MyTouch 3G is the same device as the HTC Hero. Both are compatible, despite having different names.
When looking at the images below in consideration of having a smartphone that will be compatible with the PhoneSheriff software, please be aware that compatibility means not only the Make / Model of the phone, but also the Firmware / Operating System Version that is running on the phone. All compatible operating system versions are listed below in their appropriate sections.
VERIZON NOTICE: If your carrier is Verizon, you MUST currently subscribe to their GPS services so that the GPS tracking feature of PhoneSheriff will function properly. If you do not subscribe to their GPS services, PhoneSheriff will NOT be able to monitor the GPS locations of the monitored device.
If you do not see your phone listed below or have a question about compatibility, you can ask us a question at our Helpdesk. Also, you can view our list of compatible major phone carriers and our recommendations.
In addition viewing the Make / Model image grid below, please read the operating system requirements for your phone.
PhoneSheriff is the perfect child monitoring software for the Android. The version for Android includes the ability to monitor text messages, calls, internet activity and GPS locations. PhoneSheriff can also implement filters, such as blocked phone numbers, time restrictions, and whitelists. It is currently compatible with most Android devices.
The Android version of PhoneSheriff works with most Android devices, including the Samsung Galaxy S3, HTC One X and Motorola RAZR HD
Some other service providers may have restricted the installation of third-party applications on their devices as well. Please check Settings > Applications to make sure you have the Unknown Sources box visible. If you do not see this field, then your device WILL NOT be able to install PhoneSheriff.
PhoneSheriff is compatible with most BlackBerry smartphones running compatible versions of the BlackBerry operating system. The currently compatible models are shown in the list below. This BlackBerry monitoring software requires an Internet connection to insert logs to your account. You will not need a computer to download or install PhoneSheriff, just the internet connection of the phone itself.
PhoneSheriff is the leading child monitoring software for the iPhone. If you need to monitor what your child does on your iPhone, this software does the job. The iPhone must have a data plan and an Internet connection so the PhoneSheriff software can insert logs to your account. PhoneSheriff is the world's first iPhone child monitoring and filtering software! PhoneSheriff is compatible with Apple iPhone firmware versions up to & including 9.0.2 for all iPhone models.
*** Your iPhone MUST be jailbroken prior to installing PhoneSheriff. We DO NOT PROVIDE SUPPORT for the jailbreaking process. This must be done by the customer. You can search online for numerous sites with tutorials that can assist you with this process, such as iClarified or Redmond Pie. ***
PhoneSheriff is the leading child monitoring software for the iPad. If you need to monitor what your child does on your iPad, this software gets the job done. PhoneSheriff is the world's first iPad child monitoring and filtering software! PhoneSheriff is compatible with Apple iPad firmware versions up to & including 8.1.2 for the iPad Air and iPad Mini.
*** Your iPad MUST be jailbroken prior to installing PhoneSheriff. We DO NOT PROVIDE SUPPORT for the jailbreaking process. This must be done by the customer. You can search online for numerous sites with tutorials that can assist you with this process, such as iClarified or Redmond Pie. ***