6 Free Android Call Recorder Apps to Record Phone Calls

Last Updated: January 22, 2017
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You may wish if you could Record last Android Call you made? Sometime we want to have an Android Call Recorder features with your phone. Unfortunately this call recorder feature is not coming as built in Android.

Call recording is legally restricted in several countries. Please be aware that the use of call recording software is on your risk, and should know your country’s restrictions before you install apps.

Some time when we attend a call we desperately need to record that. It may be a call from collection agency actually that you owe nothing. Sometime it may be your Attorney call that you like to record and hear back later. And even in the best case, that might your girlfriend’s sweet voice or your kid’s conversation that you want to save for sweet memories.

Let’s talk few technical aspects before you go through the best apps. There are three different ways these apps are operating to record a call.

Android Call Record Method 1: Root Android and Record Calls

First one is, root your Android device and that let the app more access to record conversations. We are not listed any apps here that work only or rooted devices.

Android Call Record Method 2: VOIP Service to Record Calls

Second set of apps are using VOIP service to make and receive calls. The calls will record in App server and user can download the recorded voice after the call from the server. This method involved lot of privacy issue and we are not recommending this to our readers.

Android Call Record Method 3: Record Calls on Phone using Android Call Recorder Apps

Third method is to use your own phone to record conversations. Since Android has different make and model of phones, it is really a challenge to work these apps on all variety of phones.

Automatic Call Recorder

Automatic Call Recorder let you record any phone call you want and choose which calls you want to save. Automatic Call RecorderYou can set which calls are recorded and which are ignored. This app let you listen the recording, add notes and share it with friends. Integration with Google Drive and Dropbox allows calls to be saved and synchronized to the cloud as well. This app let you search for recordings by contact, phone number, or note later when you need.

Call Recorder Clever Mobile

Simple Call Recorder application has an ability to enable disable call recording, record all your phone calls, delete recorded items, lock recorded items to prevent from auto-cleaning and you can share recorded items.

Call Recorder Clever Mobile

Call Recorder (lovekara)

Call Recorder gives you the easiest way to record all your phone conversations and manage them. You can organize your call records, view all your calls with options such as list by time, group by names or dates and play back, or save your call to mp3 files on your SD card.

Call Recorder-lovekara

Call Recorder – ACR

Call Recorder -ACR is a free call recorder application. This app can search, group  recordings by date, mark recordings as important so they don’t get auto deleted and protect recordings with passwords. Call Recorder - ACRThe pro version supports Dropbox integration, Google Drive integration, WebDAV integration, FTP integration etc. This app supports the recording format that include 3gp,mp4,wav etc.

RMC: Android Call Recorder

RMC – Record My Call has a basic purpose to record all your call (incoming and outgoing). Please be noticed that due to limitation of Android phone (hardware and software), this program only can record from microphone. Please turn on the loudspeaker during conversation to get clear voice from the other side. RMC Android Call RecorderYou can perform an advance search with many option to find recordings and support mp3, amr, mp4, 3gp and wav audio format. This app can play recording in the background and automatic upload to Dropbox and Google Drive in the background.

Smart Auto Call Recorder

This app can record calls automatically and playback whenever you need. This app does not support recording for Galaxy Nexus mobile phone.Smart Auto Call Recorder

HD Call Recorder

HD Call Recorder let you record any phone call you want and choose which calls you want to save. You can set the calls need to record, listen to the recording, add notes and share it with friends. Integration with Google Drive and Dropbox allows calls to be saved and synchronized to the cloud as well.
HD Call RecorderHD Call Recorder can move recorded calls to SD card or phone internal memory.

Voice Recorder

Voice Recorder is a simple yet powerful application for recording anything you need. Voice Recorder lets you record important conversations, lectures and short voice reminders.Voice RecorderYou can sync all your recordings to Google Drive very easily using your Google account or to Dropbox. Notes can be added to each recording and recordings can be shared in many ways such as email, Bluetooth, SMS and more. You can change the quality of the audio recording by selecting from different bitrates or between several audio formats like AAC, MP3, AMR, WAV etc.

Most of these apps are supporting to record calls in SD Cards, or Cloud Services like Google Drive or Dropbox to save your phone memory. You can pick your recording format like mp3, mp4, 3gp, amr etc.

Please be aware that some of these apps may not work on your phone model, it is always install a free version of app, test it and buy the paid version if you think it is worth. App designers sometime recommend to set your phone in speaker phone mode to get a good quality of voice recording.


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