Top 11 Contacts Apps and Dialer Apps For Android Devices In 2017

Contact and Dialer apps are the most overlooked apps in the Play Store. Mostly because the default dialer app that comes bundled with the phone gets the job done for most users. But nowadays, you can do much more using these apps – from setting contact-based reminders to managing all your social media profiles, you can do it all right from your Contact and Dialer apps.

Here we have handpicked, the best Contacts and Dialer apps from the play store.

1. Drupe

If you are bored of the traditional Phonebook apps, it’s time to Switch to Drupe. Drupe is known for its unique and responsive design. It has semi-transparent floating icon accessible from all your screens. It provides a plethora of features such as the smart dialer, built-in call recorder, contact-based reminders, seamless integration with third party apps, integrated call blocker and much more.

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OS Required: Android 4.1 and up

Download: Google Play Store (Free).

2. True Phone Dialer & Contacts

True Phone is highly customizable and easy-to-use app. It provides full contact management support with a very convenient way to quickly access your recent calls and contacts. It’s one of the best T9 dialer app available in the play store.

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OS Required: Android 4.1 and up

Download: Google Play Store (Free with ads).

3. ZenUI Dialer & Contacts

ZenUI Dialer & Contacts is developed by ASUS Computer Inc. mostly for ASUS phones. If you like the ZenUI interface you can download it for free from the play store. ZenUI Dialer & Contacts is an all-in-one contacts and dialer app which provides advanced contact management features.

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OS Required: Varies with device

Download: Google Play Store (Free).

4. Truecaller: Caller ID & Dialer

Truecaller, as the same suggest, lets you identify unknown callers and give you caller details even if they aren’t saved in your phonebook. With almost 100 million downloads, Truecaller has now created a strong user base and provides accurate caller information most often than not. As per the official disclaimer- “Truecaller NEVER uploads your phonebook to make it searchable or public”.

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OS Required: Android 4.0.3 and up

Download: Google Play Store (Free with ads).

5. Phone

This is one of the best apps if you are running Android Marshmallow or above. It’s the official Android dialer app developed by Google Inc. It’s simple and well-designed. It delivers almost all features a dialer app requires.

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OS Required: Varies with device

Download: Google Play Store (Free).

If our top 5 list does not entice you, here are few other Contact and Dialer apps you can try.

6. ExDialer

ExDialer is an easy-to-use, snappy and smooth, light-weight T9 dialer app. It features 30+ languages with direct call/text capability by swiping left/right. It gives you 5 days of trial period. Once the trial period expires, you will have to opt for the PRO version.

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OS Required: Android 2.1 and up

Download: Google Play Store (5 days of trial period).

7. Contact+

Contacts+ is one of the leading contacts and dialer app, powered with caller ID, spam block, and contacts backup. It’s very lightweight app with modern design. It provides features like Birthday reminders, Smart contacts sort, Android Wear support etc.

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OS Required: Varies with device

Download: Google Play Store (Free).

8. PixelPhone

PixelPhone provides Dual SIM-Card support, Smart contacts search, QWERTY & T9, Merge duplicate call history, contacts, and call, data backup, quick dial/text/SMS, block spam calls and caller ID. The Pro version also gives you the call recording feature.

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OS Required: Android 2.3 and up

Download: Google Play Store (Free, Pro Version available).

9. Hangouts Dialer

With Hangouts Dialer, you can call any phone number in the world including landlines over data. Most calls to US and Canada are free.

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OS Required: Android 4.0.3 and up

Download: Google Play Store (Free).

10. ZERO Dialer

ZERO Dialer & Contacts is again a great app with simple design and responsive UI.
It supports fast dialer with T9, a quick search for contacts, block spam calls, and dual SIM. It supports 50+ languages.

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OS Required: Android 4.1 and up

Download: Google Play Store (Free).

11. Ready Contacts + Dialer

Ready contacts and dialer app is another good looking app with material design UI. It supports third party app integrations like send messages and start calls on WhatsApp, Viber, and Messenger right from inside your contacts app.

User Review: OS Required: Android 4.1 and up

Download: Google Play Store (Free).

Which dialer apps do you use on your smartphone? Let us know via the comments.