Truecaller is an app which is described as global phone directory. Truecaller gives you the ability to search phone numbers globally. It protects you from spam calls and update your phonebook with address, birthday and picture from Facebook. It is developed by True software scandinavia AB web site. If you want to install this app in your iphone, open iTunes to buy and download apps. You can also download it in free of cost from your computer. This app is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. these are languages which is supported in truecaller; English, Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish. Latest version of this app is 3.2.1 and it only uses 12.7 MB memory size in your gadget for downloading it. You have to sync your phone directory globally to use this app. The iPhone version does not communicate with incoming call. It may in under implementation.
Now we are going to know that how does truecaller work and benefits of this application.
• If you want to access truecaller in your device, it requires working internet connection.
• You can find out your popularity of number throughout globally with “True score”.
•This app is eligible for warns and protects you from unwanted calls. You can assign spam numbers specifically in “call filter”.
• You can control all your information using “me” feature.
• If you have pre paid phone you can also find out number in this app.
• You can search worldwide any contact detail with name or address.
• Keep in touch with your friends with “social integration” and “number linking” option.
• Truecaller provides a community-supported list of phone numbers from unwanted callers.
Design and interface
Truecaller is available in all platforms and it has very simple to use UI in this app. The elegant design attracts your eyes and doesn’t make it uncomfortable. Using it as simple as 123. All you need to do is to start this app and enter the number with region code. As soon as you enter the number you will see the country flag which confirms the code you entered is valid or not. Then simply tap on find. Then truecaller will search for the number and will give you exact information within a second. This app has five options in bottom 1. people 2. sync 3. find 4. call filter 5. me.
Truecaller has also social featured functions. If you can sign in via facebook or tweeter you will get latest updates of your friends when they call you. The ‘Call Filter’ tab lets you add numbers you wish to block. You can add numbers to the my rejected list page and these numbers automatically get updated in the database so next time you get a call from a telemarketer, Truecaller will warn you that it’s most likely a spam call, which is really neat.
Searching a phone number is relatively faster. However, when using 2G internet connection you may find it little slower. Switching between tab is smooth. Even when you synchronize facebook contact or public directories it takes pretty little time.
More about truecaller
It is incredibly powerful app which runs silently on background without consuming much battery. Numbers associated with all incoming calls and text messages are checked by TrueCaller’s data bank. If the database recognize that the number is in the user’s contact list, it will not do anything. If the number is not found, then the application will quickly connect using WiFi or 3G to a server and search for the phone number.
To sum up truecaller is mobile yellow pages directory where almost everyone’s phone number is remotely stored. you do not need to flip through millions of pages and you can bring it along anywhere burden free. So this is a must have iPhone app.