Truecaller has enabled recording of calls for users who have chosen to use it initially.
Truecaller saves call recordings to your phone’s storage
The recording of calls made on Android phones is now performed using the Truecaller. The caller ID application is now introducing a native call recording feature that lets users record both outgoing and inbound calls using their phones. Truecaller keeps recordings of calls within your phone’s storage. Because the recordings are stored offline you can play anytime -even if you don’t have Internet access. You may also share your recordings with your contacts.
Truecaller initially offered call recording through its app in the year 2018but the feature was only available to paying subscribers. The company has since launched the feature to all of its customers.
Gaurav Jain, who heads the Calling division at Truecaller, explained to Gadgets 360 that the new call recording feature is accessible on phones that run Android 5.1 and up. It is now available to 100 % of users using the most recent Beta version that is available to the public, and for five per cent of users on stable versions. The company hopes to launch the feature of recording calls to 100 % of Truecaller users worldwide within the next two to three weeks. The company says it will be accessible across all Android versions, including the latest Android 12.
Before beginning the steps for recording calls using Truecaller on an Android phone It is crucial to keep in mind that you must get the consent of the person you are calling prior to recording. Call recordings are not legal in certain countries. Therefore, it is recommended to verify local laws prior to making any decisions based on the information below.
How can I record calls with Truecaller on Android
Truecaller is currently rolling out a new call recording feature to devices to allow you to record calls using Android without the need for additional applications. The rollout is currently taking place in stages and may take time to arrive on your phone. If this feature is already available for your Android phone, then follow these steps.
- You can grant access permissions to Truecaller Recording on your device by visiting the Settings > Accessibility on your device.
- Tap the record button on your Caller ID display once the call comes in or when you initiate a new phone call to record the audio.
If you’d like to deactivate the recording feature on your phone you can access the menu on the side and press the hamburger menu located in the upper left part of the Truecaller application, then tap Call Recordings, and then disable the ‘Call recording option.
It is important to note that Truecaller will save the calls you record on your phone’s storage. This means that you are able to access previous recordings in the future, without having access to an Internet connection.
You can retrieve recordings you made previously by visiting your Call Recordings setting on the Truecaller application. You can also send them to those you know or keep them to Google Drive. Call recording files can be easily accessible via Google Drive, the file manager default application for your mobile.