6 Free Android Call Recorder Apps to Record Phone Calls

Last Updated: June 19, 2017
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Android Call Recording is easy compared to iPhone Calls. There are several occasions that you wish if you could Record Calls on Android? Due to different rules and regulations, manufacturers do not want to ship their Android Phone with built in Call recording feature.

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

Cann recording is essential sometimes to prove something later, and you desperately need Android Call Recording on some special occasions when you answer a call. It may be a call from collection agency actually that you owe nothing. Sometimes 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.

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

Method 1: Root Android and Record Calls

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

Method 2: VOIP Service to Record Calls

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

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

The third method is to use your own Android phone to record calls. 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 phone calls you want and choose which calls you want to save. You can set which calls are to be recorded and which are ignored. This app lets you listen to the recording, add notes and share it with friends. Automatic Call RecorderIntegration with Google Drive and Dropbox allows calls to be saved and synchronized to the cloud as well. This Android recorder app lets you search for recordings by contact, phone number, or note later when you need.

Download from PlayStore

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

Download from PlayStore

Call Recorder (lovekara)

Call Recorder gives you the easiest way to record 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

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Call Recorder – ACR

Call Recorder – ACR is a free call recorder application for Android. 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 includes 3gp,mp4,wave etc.

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RMC: Android Call Recorder

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

Download from PlayStore

Smart Auto Call Recorder

This call recorder 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

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HD Call Recorder

HD Call Recorder lets you record any phone call you want and choose which calls you want to save. You can set the calls to 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.

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Voice Recorder

Voice Recorder is a simple yet powerful app 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.

Download from PlayStore

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.

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


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