How to Know If a Number Is Spam or Real?


On a daily basis, around the world, the number of reported calls from spam numbers keep climbing to an alarming rate.

The thought of this doesn’t sit well with you and many people out there, too. Maybe you have even thought of possible ways to give your smartphone immunity against spam calls.

You want to stay sure that every incoming call is real, and safe to take. You clearly don’t want to be on the receiving end of non-stop calls from a robocaller, as this might make you uncomfortable.

Is there a way to make your smartphone better equipped to identify and even block spam calls?

The answer to that question is an unequivocal yes.

Listed below are examples of apps that can help you identify spam phone number:



TrueCaller ranks among one of the most common and reliable call blocker apps out there. It has a reputation for disclosing caller information with near perfection.

This app not only blocks spam calls, it does a great job with identifying who is calling you. It even goes an important step further by blocking texts from spam phone numbers.

This app uses the strength of its community to the fullest.

Whenever a number gets identified as a spam, it is registered to a list of all calls that have been identified as spam.

This list is used to block calls for all other users of the app. Read the instructions below on how to use TrueCaller:

Download the Truecaller app on Google play store.



Install the app on your smartphone .

Open the app and sign in using your Gmail, Microsoft or Facebook account.



You can also setup TrueCaller as your default dialer and text app in message settings.

Whenever a spam or fake call come then TrueCaller will show a popup of spam or fake call on your phone.



You can also block a spam number or any other number in your phone with TrueCaller.




This is one app that sure gives spammers a taste of their own medicine. Available on both Android and iPhone devices for a monthly fee of $2.99.

RoboKiller does more than blocking calls, it answers spam calls for you!

This app is equipped with Answer Bots that are cleverly tailored to simulate conversation, and analyze voice patterns while at that. The aforementioned features make this app quite effective at identifying spam calls.

To use the RoboKiller app,

Download the RoboKiller app from Google Playstore or iOS store.



Install the app on your Smartphone and sign in using Google account or Faceboook.

Open the app and follow the instructions displayed on the screen. RoboKiller can automatically block the spam calls I your phone.



Spam calls aside, if you are looking to build real rapport with people you meet, then Covve will act as your personal CRM, scanning business cards, reminding you to call back, finding interesting news as an excuse to call your contacts and much more – check it out.

Updated on 07 Sep 2020.

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