Being a parent, our first priority is always to keep our children safe and secure, and for that, we all are willing to take different measures to keep them under your monitor.
Chances are, you might also have wished to find an application that can help you to remotely track and monitor your children’s text messages, multimedia messages, calls and GPS location so as to help you to keep them in check.
For that, in this article, we have compiled the best 10 free SMS tracker for Android.
Let’s check them out.
Spyzie is the most trustworthy monitoring solution. Spyzie helps you watch over your kids and protect them from pornography, online predators, cyberbullying, and other threats. It is also useful for a business owner to monitor their employees in work place.
With this free SMS tracker, this is what you can do with the target phone:
· View call history
· View browser history
· View sent and received SMS
· Download media attachments from MMS
· Track current whereabouts
· View route history
· Preview video contents
· Learn background info. about the media
· Spy on Whatsapp and view/download attachments
· View/Download contacts list
· View installed apps
· View and download any saved media content
· Read memos and reminders
It's never ending list of features makes it the best and unmatchable SMS tracker application on our list.
You can download the app from the link below:
Download the main app from their website and the phone companion from Playstore.
Gizmoquip SMS Tracker (TM) is one of the best remote tracking and monitoring system for Android phones.
By installing the free SMS Tracker Agent on the target phone, you can;
· remotely read all inbound and outbound text messages, MMS multimedia messages
· view photos sent and received
· view phone call logs (including name, number, and length of call)
· view web browsing history
· view GPS location information on a map.
Although the app has been downloaded over 1 million users, the app has an average rating of 3.7 stars. On a positive note, the developers are constantly trying to iron out issues by updating it regularly.
As the name says, SMS & Call Tracker helps you to track the locations from where you made your calls or received calls or sent and received SMS.
· All SMS and Call records in one place
· View the device's location when a call was made/received.
· Watch the location of the call/SMS in Google Map or List view
· Multiple filters to search or control your call/SMS records
· Add notes for each call/SMS
Although the application has a very respectable rating of 4.1 stars, some users have complained that most of the features premium, which makes it a little less appealing in contrast.
By following a different approach, they describe themselves as ‘affair and cheating prevention and detection mobile application for partners, lovers and husbands!’. Since the ideology behind the platform is similar, we think that this SMS tracker needs to get covered too.
· Phone Call History - check who is in the call history and check your partner’s contact list.
· Text Messages (SMS) – view all the text messages that your partner sends and receives.
· Location & GPS Tracker - your partner’s current location is recorded and saved in every 15-minute intervals to the location / GPS history.
· Photo – view all the photos taken by your partner
· Installed application – view all the applications installed on your partner’s phone.
A very capable and free Android SMS tracker bearing all the bells and whistles that one could expect from a tracking application.
· SMS Tracking/Intercept text messages.
· GPS Tracking – Receive GPS locations data from the phone every 60 minutes by default.
· Retrieve the list of SMS, Calls and Contacts remotely.
· Track your target phone live The app has a respectable rating of 4.1 stars, though the application has not been updated by the developers since last 7 months. Moreover, this SMS tracker doesn’t allow spying on media files.
The application has a very simple interface and relies on email to present monitoring reports. Best of all, it is devoid of any sort of spamming and advertisement.
· Access to all texts and SMS messages via your email.
· Access to call logs.
· Access to numbers who text you or call you even if this data is lost on the phone.
Unlike the previously mentioned SMS trackers, this application has an added feature that lets you sneak into the Viber messages of the target phone. This SMS tracker is also loaded with all the usual bells and whistles.
SMS Tracker Developer:
· GPS tracker
· SMS tracker
· Control calls and contact list
· WhatsApp messages
· Viber messages
· Access to the target phone
Although the app claims to take very low hit on the battery, the reviews given by the user are somewhat disappointing.
Targetted mostly at couples, this SMS trackers aims to keep your partner in check.
· View phone call history.
· View text messages (SMS)
· Location & GPS tracker
· Real-time sharing - follow your partner’s communication footprint in real-time, just a few seconds after your partner receives a phone call or text message.
· Facebook statistics and overview.
· Delete prevention - deleting text messages or calls won’t help.
· Mutual monitoring or no monitoring.
Mobile Phone tracker is perhaps one of the few apps that have received a rating 4.2 stars. Like the usual Android SMS tracking apps, this app allows is filled with all the required features including
- SMS tracker;
- read Whatsapp messages;
- see call logs;
- access contact list;
- find a phone in case if it gets lost or stolen;
- backup your own phone data; monitor real-time location remotely from your personal account
This is also one of the few application which has received very few negative reviews.
With a little different approach, this application allows you to track the location of the target and share the location with a text message. Further, as per device’s capability, you as a requester would be able to get a picture or short video using front or rear facing camera on the target device by sending designated keyword to the target phone via text message. Link to the picture or short video will be sent to you (requester) automatically.
Sadly, the application is not as feature rich as its other counterparts and has not received any update since last months.
The above mentioned apps are the best in market and have been tested out by several users. So, you can download any of them and start SMS tracking instantly!