Sometime you may wish to have a call recording app on your iPhone while you receive calls from debt collectors or legal firms. iPhone has a inbuilt app to record voice and voice memos, but there is no option to record incoming and out going calls.
In each country, there are different laws for recording calls. It may be illegal to record phone calls in certain places and that might be the reason, this feature is not coming as standard in all smart phones.
But, if want to record calls for any reason such as personal, official, or educational purpose, you can depend on third party applications to do the same. Most of these third party applications are working in two different ways to record your calls, in both case, there are pros and cons.
First method, you need to make a call to this app provider number before you call your party and need to merge two outgoing calls. In this case, the calls will be recorded into third party server and you can access these records online with your registered account.
In second method, you need to depend on a VOIP app to make your calls and this app will record your calls direct into your phone. There is no third party server involved in this method, but the calls are made through your WiFi or 3G/4G network.
You can select one app based on your requirement. Before you start to using the application, you must ensure that the recording of phone conversations are legal in your country.
TapeACall lets you record your iPhone’s incoming and outgoing phone calls. This app has no limit on how long you can record a call or how many recordings you make. This app charge you one time fees and no additional per minute or monthly fees.
This app saves your calls in TapeACall server and calls are recording with a 3-way call. The saved files will keep in the server as long as you need. The recordings will be available as soon as you hang up and you can transfer recordings to your new devices; download recordings to your computer, upload your recordings to Dropbox, Evernote or Google Drive.
Call Recorder allows you to record your outgoing telephone calls into your phone itself. Unlike other call recording apps your recordings are private and are not saved on a third party server. You can use Call Recorder to make and record national or international calls from your iPhone, iPad and iPod. Call Recorder allows you to call any phone number in the world except short/special numbers. Only countries that appear in the price list are supported.
You need to buy additional credits to use this app and it bills you per minute rates to record the calls. To record calls, you have to make calls from the app and it will be recorded. Your recorded calls can be played on the phone, synced to your pc with iTunes and also set a title for each recording. The calls are made via Call Recorder VOIP server that terminates the call to the recipient’s phone. Since the calls are made via app VOIP server and the Internet there are no additional call charges from your carrier and the calls will not be listed on your phone bill. In fact you don’t even have to have a SIM installed to make the calls but you must have a good Internet connection (WiFi/3G/4G).
The call recording app allows users to easily record any call, of any length within North America and UK and save it in the cloud. You need to sign up before you start to use this app. Once you’re signed up you can record inbound or outbound calls and have the option to send the files for transcription.
This app allows free Call Recording of 20 minutes free per month and option to purchase more if needed. You can share records on Face Book and by Email if required.
ipadio is also a great way to record phone calls. You need to call local ipadio numbers and enter your unique PIN before you make calls.
You can then add a call and merge the two calls, both sides of the conversation will be recorded and the audio automatically appears in your online account after the call.
Call Recorder is the easiest way to record your iPhone’s incoming and outgoing calls. You can download and share recordings via Email, iMessage, Twitter, Facebook and Dropbox.
This app also using a 3 way calling to record calls in their server. You have to buy credits to record your calls.
This app designed to work with WiFi network and may not efficient with 3g networks. You need to register with an e-mail and password to record your calls in to your account before you start to use this app. This app need to make call from the app itself to record your calls. Once you have made and ended your call, the recording is saved directly on your phone in the ‘Call Log’ section of the app.
Your ‘Call Log’ will have your recordings organized by date, time, length of call, and will display the number or contact you called. You also have the option to rename the recording. You can select a recording and e-mail it to yourself. The recording will be sent as a .wav file. This app charges you for per minute call recording.