Best voice recording apps

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Are you in search of voice recording apps that aren’t disappointing? No problem! Recording voice in good quality and compatible format can be a tough task. There are plenty of apps on the Play Store, that might confuse you, but don’t worry about that. We’ve compiled a list of best voice recording apps for Android.

Voiceover has various purposes, voice actors record their voice for marketing or advertisement, musicians record to produce music, journalists record interviews when gathering information, and podcasters record podcasts.

There are several high-quality recording devices available in the market, but if you can’t afford one, you can go with your smartphone. Android and iPhone can be used as a recording device as well. Here are the apps that you can download to record voice for various purposes:

Call Recorder

Call Recorder is considered as the most popular sound recording apps which enables a user to record their voice and phone calls. With this app, you can record any phone call automatically.

The app also supports cloud sync, which lets users store their recordings on the cloud. Users can also organize recordings, record incoming and outgoing calls, and much more.

So, if you want to record an incoming or an outgoing call, you can download Call Recorder from Google Play Store for your Android smartphone.

Easy Voice Recorder

As the name suggests, Easy Voice Recorder is an easy voice recording app for Android. It lets a user do voice recording easily, without a headache. For students, this app is suitable to record classes which can later prove very useful when they don’t have the help of a teacher.

Easy Voice Recorder has options to choose the compressed formats and comes with the widget support. Moreover, it can also be used as a recording app for businesses where interviews and meetings can be recorded. This app comes with a light and dark theme (dark mode)support and also has wearable support.

You can download Easy Voice Recorder for your Android phone from Google Play Store.

Hi-Q MP3 Voice Recorder

Hi-Q MP3 Voice Recorder is one of the most powerful voiceover apps which records in MP3. This makes the sound files compatible with taking to the next level. This app lets you automatically store files in theDropbox storage once you’ve finished recording.

The voiceover app has a high frequency of 44 kHz, which makes it miles ahead compared to standard recording apps. In terms of features, Hi-Q MP3 Voice Recorder supports home screen widgets, customizable quality settings, Wi-Fi transfer, and MP3 clips.

You can download Hi-Q MP3 Voice Recorder for your Android smartphone from Google Play Store.

Music Maker JAM

Music Maker JAM is an audio recording app which is suitable for musicians using which they can record audio and sounds to compose music. This app is full of features to make your songs easily worth sharing and includes remix tracks, recording vocals, studio-quality loops, the music community, and many more. The best part about it is that you can record and share it on your YouTube channel and other social media platforms directly. To all musicians, singers and music producers looking for a recording app, this is the right choice!

You can download Music Maker JAM here from Google Play.

Otter Voice Notes

Otter Voice Notes is recognized as the best app of 2018 by Google Play. Otter Voice Notes is a smart note taking app that is suitable for English professionals. It helps the users to remember, search, and share their voice conversations.

This smart voice recorder has an audio, transcription, speaker identification, and summary keywords. Otter Voice Notes benefits various sorts of users such as business people, journalists, and students to be collaborative and efficient in meetings, interviews, and other important conversations.

You can download Otter Voice Notes here from Google Play Store.


As you can tell from the name, Lecture Notes is the perfect voiceover app for college students to record notes in the form of audio. Students need to record peer-to-peer notes in the classrooms, and hence, they need an app like this.

Apart from voice recording features, this app allows students to take notes, organize them, and share it with other students in the class. Lecture Notes aims to remove dictation and brings students and educators community worldwide into a single platform. The app has many features, including personalized study table, note taking and downloading options even without the internet connection.

You can download Lecture Notes from the Google Play Store.

Voice Recorder 2018

Voice Recorder 2018 is a standard and high-quality voice over the app which enables users to store their recordings as memos. This app is easy to use and has a list of features such as HD audio recording, offers a simple user interface, send/share options, editing and trimming of audio, exporting MP3 files, encoding sample rate and many more.

Voice Recorder 2018 is for those users who want just a simple and free voice recording app. It also supports external microphones, which means users can record via external mic as well.

You can get Voice Recorder 2018 here from Play Store.

Voice Recorder Pro

Voice Recorder Pro, as the name suggests, records your voice like a pro. The app can record your voice in high quality as much as you want. This app offers multi-purpose features like recording memos, meetings, speeches, lectures, concerts, and sleep talking. Voice Recorder Pro works well in smartphones and tablets as well as the app supports external storage.

This app can also create audio in four audio formats, adjustable sample rate, stereo/mono recording, audio spectrum analyzer. It can also perform background recording even when the screen is off which you wouldn’t want to enable if you’re concerned about your privacy. Otherwise, you can use these features the way you want.

You can grab Voice Recorder Pro from Google Play Store.

Samsung Voice Recorder

Samsung Voice Recorder app is built in the Samsung phones, and it can be found only in the Play Store for Samsung phones. The application doesn’t support other Android smartphones.

Samsung Voice Recorder is like no other voice over app. This app has a voice recording memo mode where users can convert their voice into a speech (speech to text mode). The app has three different voice recording modes, which are standard, interview, and voice memo where users can choose the mode and record their voice according to their needs.

So here is the list of best voice recording apps for Android smartphones. You can select your favorite apps based on the features they have. If you know or find any other voice recording app that we missed and isn’t listed here, feel free to drop your comment.

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