How to find your android phone is full disk encryption enabled or not.

Install command line app called Termux.

Run the below commands

getprop ro.crypto.state

This should return  ‘encrypted’ or ‘unencrypted’.

getprop ro.crypto.type

This should return ‘file’ or ‘block’. If ‘file’ its file based encryption and block its full disk encryption.

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