But tracking a switched off phone is a little difficult because when a phone is turned off it will stop communicating with nearby mobile towers. It can only be traced through its last location when it was switched on by calling the service provider or through Google services.
What phones are not traceable?
One note: The point of using a burner is to avoid leaving a trace of your phone activity. Our list of recommended phones (and one app!)...Nows Probably the Time to Consider One of These Burner PhonesAlcatel A206 by TracFone. Samsung S336C by Total Wireless. LG 306G by TracFone. LG K3 by Boost Mobile. LG Rebel 4G by TracFone. •Feb 7, 2017
Can you put a tracker on a phone?
To catch up, Google offers its own app for tracking any Android phone. You can use it to track any Android device you want and whenever you want. However, you should know that if you are using this method to track someones location, they are going to know about it.