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Call recording is such an underrated feature in mobile phones that you rarely ever see manufacturers offer it. Granted there are legal issues involved, but there are a limited number of OEMs that offer this feature like Xiaomi, OnePlus and Huawei – for those who don’t have it, call record applications on Android are the solution.
Having the option to record calls on your Android phone can be very useful, especially for business conversations or brainstorming sessions where you can’t take notes. If you’re an Android here are our 10 best call recorder apps for Android (Paid and Free) that might come in handy.
Truecaller is mostly popular for its caller ID app which allows you to identify unknown callers. But, what few people know is that it also offers a call recording feature. The app is one of the best ones out there coupling an ID app caller with a call recorder.
However, Truecaller’s call recording feature is not free. The company offers 3 packages at different prices – a monthly package, a 6-month package, and an annual package. Truecaller also offers a 14-day free trial for its users which is a big plus, with the app known to not be compatible with some Android devices. Besides its compatibility issues which are very rare, Truecaller is a highly recommended call recorder Android app.
#2. Automatic Call Recorder
Automatic Call Recorder is one of the best call recording apps out there right now. The app allows you to record however many calls you want thanks to its cloud storage of Google Drive and Dropbox. It offers three call recording options:
1) You can record all calls
2) You can set the app to record calls from only existing contacts
3) Or calls from numbers which are not saved in your contact list
All in all Automatic Call Recorder is the best app you can currently download, with it offering a free mode and Pro mode which basically ad-free.
#3. Cube Call Recorder ACR
Cuba Call Recorder ACR is a completely free app for call recording with no add-ons. But what separates this app from the rest is it’s unique ability to let you record calls from VoIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) services like WhatsApp, Facebook, Skype, IMO, etc.
It has most of the usual features, including organizational features, playback features and recording quality features. While the app allows you to record calls over VoIP services it does cause problems with some Android devices.
#4. Call Recorder – ACR
Call Recorder – ACR is another fantastic call recording app supporting all Android devices. It is a neat app which detects your incoming and outgoing calls and starts recording without you having to even lift a finger. The app comes with cloud storage, Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, etc.
The app even allows you to send call recordings to any email of your choice. This is one of those apps that just works really well on all Android devices with no compatibility issues. It has a free version and ad-free version which costs $3.99.
#5. Blackbox Call Recorder
Blackbox Call Recorder claims to be a professional call recorder app. It has the usual features call recording, cloud backup, etc. But it takes its a higher than its other competitors by adding a lock function for security, Bluetooth support, high quality recording settings and dual sims which are a few of the unique options this app has to offer. It has a clean crisp interface but the monthly subscription is bound to make some people shy away from it.
#6. Smart Recorder by SmartMob
Smart Recorder wasn’t really designed as a call recorder but can do a decent job as one. It has quite a few call recorder features, including a silence skip feature which will cut out and silent moments which took place during a call. Overall it is a good voice recorder which does its job perfectly and effortlessly.
#7. RMC: Android Call Recorder
RMC is the only Android call recorder on our list which offers multiple audio formats. It can support MP3, Wav, AMR, MP4 and 3GP. This by far makes it one of the most versatile call recorder app. The app also lets you customize recording channels (stereo/mono), sample rate and bit rate. It also lets you rename recording file so you can find them easily. Like most recorders, it also has cloud backup storage. The app is free with the occasional ad pop-ups.
#8. Automatic Call Recorder by Recorder & Smart Apps
Automatic Call Recorder by recorder and smart apps is one of the most popular call recorders on the Play Store. The reason for its popularity is how efficient and responsive the app is, recording all incoming and outgoing calls automatically while organizing them for later use.
The app also has a unique feature which asks you after every call if you want to save the recording or not. This helps avoid having to go through unnecessary recordings. The only drawback is it does not support cloud backup. It comes in two variants, free and pro. With the latter removing ads for a price of $5.49.
#9. Call Recorder by Lovekara
Call Recorder by Lovekara is a basic call recording app. It lets you record in MP3 format which you can save on your phone or transfer to an external SD card. It does not support cloud backup. The app is and is supported by ads, with no paid version to remove ads. Besides that, the app is simple, clean looking and easy to use.
#10. All Call Recorder Lite 2020
This is one of the simplest call recorder apps on this list. The app supports all basic call recorder features. Recording incoming, outgoing calls and a built-in audio player which lets you listen to your recordings in the library.
The app does not support any kind of cloud integration, sorting or moving files to an SD card. This is one of the most basic call recorders you will find on the Play Store.
That concludes our list of the 10 best call recorders for Android available on the Play Store currently. If you have any suggestions or feedback, feel free to contact us.