Are you interviewing candidates for a job? Do you have a big test coming up and you need to study with a friend over the phone?
Learn how to record phone calls on Android and all of these conversations will stay with you even after you hang up.
Also, it is a great way for people to remember numbers and addresses used during the call. Phone recordings are a great form of evidence when battling a lawsuit.
Here are the methods to record phone calls on your Android device.
Method 1: Call Recorder – ACR
Download and install Call Recorder – ACR app on your Android device. You can get the app through the Google Play button below.
Open the app and click on the Settings icon. Now, tap on General. Here you can configure the settings on how you want to record calls and use those recordings. You can set a password, enable notification while the call is recording and group the recordings.
After you have configured general settings, open the Settings menu again and click on Recording. Here, you can choose the recording directory, choose from 7 different recording file formats, enable auto-delete and choose whether you want to record the calls manually or automatically. Also, you can set a timer to start recording by tapping on Recording delay and entering the seconds that you want to delay before the recording starts. Also, you can record Bluetooth headset calls by checking the Record on Bluetooth option.
The app also features Cloud integration for saving your phone recordings on Cloud. This is the perfect way for saving the recordings if you don’t have enough storage space on your device. You can enable Cloud storage by going to the Settings menu and tapping on Cloud Services. You’ll need to login with your account details for whichever Cloud service you want to use.
You can now make/receive calls and they will be recorded automatically. After installation, the app automatically enables call recording and runs in the background, recording all your phone calls. In order to play the recordings, open the Call Recorder app and tap on the recording that you want to listen to under the ALL tab. Tap on Play to start playing the recording. You can also send the recording, mark it as important and add a note to it.
Method 2: Automatic Call Recorder
Automatic Call Recorder is another fantastic app available on the Google Play store that lets you record phone calls. Receiving over 10 million downloads, the app is definitely one of the most popular call recording apps for Android. The app is extremely easy to use and it only takes a couple of seconds to configure the app after installing it. Automatic Call Recorder also features Google drive and Dropbox integration for Cloud storage.
Like the previous method, this app also lets you mark certain recordings as important so that they don’t get deleted automatically. Aside from that, if you have a lot of recordings, you can search for the file that you are looking for using the contact name, phone number or a note that you assigned to that particular recording.
Download and install Automatic Call Recorder on your Android device. You can get it through the Google Play button below.
Open the app and press the Menu key on your device. Now, select Settings from the list of options.
While under Settings, make sure that the Record Calls option is checked. You can also configure things like the directory for saving your recordings, the recording file type and your Dropbox account for Cloud integration.
Now, you can make/receive a call and the app will automatically record every call. You will also see a red icon in your status bar while the call is being recorded and you will get a notification once the call ends and the recording is saved. The INBOX tab is where all your recordings will be stored. You can also save some recordings so that they don’t get deleted when enough storage space is not available. These saved calls will be stored in the SAVED tab.
Now, go to the Inbox or Saved tab and click on the recording that you want to play and hit the Play button. You can also search for recordings in the recordings list by pressing your Menu key and tapping the Search button.
Recording phone calls is definitely one of the things that a lot of users want on their Android smartphones by default. While Google hasn’t done anything since the Android OS came out, the only option you have is to use third party apps to record calls on your device. Some of these apps are extremely easy to use and you can easily record phone calls using one of the apps above. You can even try taking screenshots or recording the screen if someone sends you a message or text during the call that you want to record.
If an app doesn’t work on your device, you can try out another one. Make sure that you follow all the instructions properly and feel free to shoot any questions below.