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The Top SMS Trackers You Should Know

By Avery Pacheco, 30/05/2019, updated on 14/01/2022

When we watch TV series or movies, we will find some policemen may track the suspects with installing an app on their phone to follow their location, messaging or calling. At that time, you may think it is interesting. Actually, in our daily life, there are also many similar apps to track others’ information, like SMS Trackers, but not all SMS trackers should be used since some unsafe apps will influence the security of the devices or make your operation be discovered.


Why you should use SMS Trackers

You may try to use the SMS trackers:

  • - for monitoring the children’s activities lest they would participate in some illegal activities;

  • - to catch a cheater, for example, your husband or wife lie to you;

  • - with tracing the criminals if you are a policeman.

SMS Trackers 

The Top 3 SMS Trackers


mSpy is widely-known and widely-used. It is available on Windows, Mac, iOS and Android devices. This app can detect the calls and messages if you have installed it on the device. It can catch the text message, and media files in the messages, even though some deleted messages. Besides, some instant messages from WhatsApp, Facebook, Viber, WeChat, Yahoo, Skype and more can be tracked. You will find many useful features in this app when it comes to spying. This mSpy is good for preventing kids from harmful online threats. Some users may think it is a little expensive, compared with other apps.



Mobilespy is similar to mSpy and it supports Android 4.0+, iOS 8+ but only for phones. Thus, you can not track something on computer. With it, you’re able to monitor the SMS (text and photos, videos), WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger. Besides, it offers a lot of advanced features: get GPS locations, call logs, browsing history, email, photos taken by the phone and even LIVE screen. Some of those features are conducive to finding the one who stole your phones. Even though Mobilespy cannot catch as many instant messages from different apps as mSpy can, its tracking features for other information are effective.



SpyBubble is compatible with Android 4.0+, Windows 7+, macOS 10.9+. SpyBubble is easy to use and remotely web-based monitoring. You just need to log in from any browser to your SpyBubble account to see all recorded data. In addition to GPS tracking, SMS and instant messages monitoring, phone calls, bookmarks, it can catch anything others type on device, like the password for some accounts, which is good for parent control but parents should be rational and give some freedom to the children to manage themselves. This app can be installed invisibly so no one will notice your operation.


In fact, there are many message tracker apps for you to catch the cheater but to select a suitable one should not be casual. Those aspects: Accessibility, price, security must be considered. No matter which one you choose, please make sure whether it is necessary to use it to track your kids, partners, employees' devices before using it.