Are you looking for apps that can provide you with a virtual US/UK phone number using which you can verify your online accounts including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, PayPal, Google, or any other account? You have come to the right place.
We know that if you search on the Google Play Store, you will come across hundreds of apps that will provide you with a free virtual phone number but you will not be able to use most of them for account verifications due to certain limitations.
In an attempt to make your task easier, here at BestForAndroid, we manually try each app to test if they are working or not, and then all the working apps are featured in the list. We have added both, free as well as paid options in the list.
So, without any further ado, the best virtual phone number apps for account verifications are as follows:
#01 – Hushed Anonymous Phone Number
Hushed is a paid service that provides you with disposable phone numbers from more than forty countries including US, UK, and Canada. This way you can keep your real number hidden from your acquaintances. A temporary number, if you go out to purchase from them, will cost you as low as $1.99.
However, as a new user, they will give you a free of cost number along with 20 free texts or 20 free minutes that will be valid for a trial period of 3 days, which is enough to test out their service. If it worked, then you can easily go ahead and pay them to keep that number for as long as you want.
- One free phone number for 3 days, upon registration.
- Choose your choice of a phone number that can be purchased for as low as $1.99.
- Variety of paid plans to choose from, including 7-day, 30-day, 90-day, and 365-day.
- Free phone number cannot be used for account verification.
- Using the free phone number, you cannot receive call or message unless you have called or messaged that number first.
- You must need to purchase a number first to verify accounts via call or text.
#02 – Burner – Smart Phone Numbers
Burner is a paid service that gives you private Burner phone number so that you can keep it separate from your real number and can easily use it for web-based forms, buying and selling things on the Internet, and you can even share it with your temporary contacts.
On signup, the company will give you a free sample Burner phone number that comes with 20 free minutes and 40 free texts, and this sample number will be valid for 7 days. If you liked their service then you can easily opt to purchase extension pack/Burner that suits your need, right from the in-app purchases.
- One free sample phone number valid for 7 day upon registration.
- Maintain multiple Burner phone numbers for different account verifications.
- Variety of credit packs, starting from as low as $1.99 for 3 credits.
- Burner numbers can be used to verify social media accounts/dating accounts.
- Require a USA, Australia, or Canada number for signup.
- The app will force you to leave a review.
#03 – Talkatone
Talkatone is one of those services that give you a free US phone number of your choice that will be valid for as long as you continue using it. And you can use this number to make and receive free calls and messages to US phone numbers as well as for account verification purposes.
The best thing about Talkatone is that in case you don’t have any existing phone number then you can use your email address to create an account and receive your free phone number.
- Purchase credits via in-app purchases for outbound calls and messages.
- Ability to create and verify the Talkatone account via email address.
- Get a free US phone number upon verified registration.
- You need to make one call or send one message once every 30 days to keep your account and phone number valid.
#04 – Nextplus
Ever wanted to have a free phone number that not only help you with your account verifications but can also keep you connected with your friends or family members without any cost, no matter where they are in the world. The app makes use of advertisements, revenue of which is then used to cover the calling and messaging costs.
All you have to do is register your account, and then claim your free US phone number by selecting the state and area code from the provided list. And the app will assign you a new number within a matter of seconds. The number remains valid as long as you continue to use it.
For those of you who don’t know, Nextplus is an improved version of textPlus. So if you are a textPlus user or want to try textPlus instead then you can download it from here.
- Get a free US phone number after registration.
- Ability to customize/change your number once (in case you are not satisfied with the assigned number).
- Use the provided phone number for quick account verifications.
- You can subscribe to a plan or Remove Banner Ads for a month or year via in-app purchases.
- You cannot call or send text messages to International numbers.
- The calls and messages are limited to the United States and Canada phone numbers. But you can watch video ads to call other numbers for free.
- The app is banner ads supported.
#05 – TextPlus: Free Text & Calls
This is one of most used app for free call and texting. This app gives you free US phone number for few days so you can verify your accounts but recently some of our fellow friends reported that number provided by this app are now spammed by Google and some other companies and can not be used for further verifications but still it can be helpful for other stuff.
- Free US phone number.
- Can not be used for Google account verifications.
Which of the mentioned app gave you a virtual phone number? Did the provided virtual number apps help you with account verifications?
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