10 Best Android App Locks for Protecting Your Data

Harinderpreet singh Last updated

Our Android phones contain sensitive data like personal photos, videos etc. Nobody wants to share this data with anyone. Everyone has their own personal Life.

So in this article, I will tell you how can you lock your data from protection. There are some apps available in the play store to protect your data.best app lock for android

Here in this article, I will write about the best android apps locks apps. I have personally used these apps before writing this article. If you think that I miss something let me know by comments I will add it shortly.

Why You Should Use an App Lock?

I know some device comes with a built-in app locker but there are very simple. But these apps have really extraordinary features.  Not only you can lock your apps you can also hide your data like photos, videos etc.

APPLOCK: One of Best app lock in the world

This is one of the best android app locks. it is currently installed by 100,000,000+ users and it has 4.5 rating by 5,079,726 users.

Schützen (AppLock)
Schützen (AppLock)
Developer: DoMobile Lab
Price: Free+
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Using this app You can not only lock your App. You can also hide photos, time lock, location lock etc.

You can apply pattern or password totally depends upon your interest.

Here are some pattern themes.themes lock I hope you will get an idea of how amazing this app is. This is most using app in the world. You can hide app icon, Incognito Browser, Customized BackGround, Private SNS, Lock calls, Power saving mode.

According to the company, this is used by 350 million users and It is number one in 50 countries.

Moreover, you can use the fingerprint.

Norton App Lock: I think it is second Best

Another great app locker available in the play store. This app is currently installed by 1,000,000+ users and it has 4.5 rating by  95050 people.

So You will get an Idea of how amazing this app is.

Norton App Lock
Norton App Lock
Developer: NortonMobile
Price: Free
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In this app, there are some features available like. Some common features like custom Pin, Pattern Lock. Protect sensitive data. Lock photos and videos apps. Parental control etc.

I hope you will like this app. Give it a Try.

One amazing feature Sneak Peek Anti-Theft which automatically capture if someone tries to unlock your phone. If people try to unlock your phone then you can use this feature to protect your phone.

If we compare both apps APPlock and Norton then I will suggest you use AppLock because it is more reliable.

IT is an ad-free app. Which is the best thing about I like about this app.

AppLock FingerPrint: For those who like the new features

This app is really awesome. If your phone supports fingerprint then using this app you can lock apps using the fingerprint.

This feature separates it from other. It is currently installed by  10,000,000+ users and it has 4.5 rating by 758,035 users.

Schützen(Smart AppLock)
Schützen(Smart AppLock)
Developer: SpSoft
Price: Free+
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It will automatically take pictures if someone takes your phone. It also supports App Lock, pattern and one more feature fake lock.

But there are some features are missing like you will not get a photo, video vault which is very important in today days.

THis is must Try app. But if your phone does not support fingerprint then this app is pretty useless.

AppLock: Another great app with the same name

Another great app for an Android developer with the same name. It is currently installed by 10,000,000+ users and it has 4.5 rating by  161,644 users.

AppLock
AppLock
Developer: GOMO Apps
Price: Free+
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It has everything that you need like app lock, photo & video vault etc. It will even capture person if someone tries to unlock your phone.

This app comes with 100+ themes.  This has built-in 100+ themes. Which are great.

It has more than 1000+ themes which can be customized according to you. Actually, are app locks almost have the same feature. You can change app icon to the calculator so nobody will able to find this app.

Break-in alert which will automatically take the picture if some try to unlock your phone.

It is an ad-free app. There are some things which are not free you have to pay money for that features.

The different thing is design and a little new feature. It depends upon you which app lock you choose.

Private Zone:  App with Great features and With Great Design

This is one of the favorite app lock. It has really amazing features that I did not get in any other app lock. It is installed by  100,000,000+ users and it has 4.5 rating by  1,681,503 users.

Features like Hiding images, Hide videos, app lock clone apps, pattern lock, private pin, and even free VPN. Which is really awesome.

You know all app these have all features but this app has great design. You can even clone your apps for using dual accounts. Data Backup/Recover option available with One Click. Free Vpn etc.

I mean this is all in one app.

This app has also a built-in browser. You can even capture the person who has tried to unlock your phone.

LOCkit: Straightforward App

Another great app locker for android. Which is really awesome. The best thing I like about this app is that it’s user interface. Finally, this app developer does it give it name App Lock.

It has everything that you need like hiding photos, videos, pattern, pin, free themes, truder selfie.

Some other features that you will not get in other apps like notification cleaner, privacy status, Fake cover, block incoming calls, It can be prevented from being uninstalled, Set Random Pin for Password

I found that this app design is totally different than other apps. If you are looking for something new then you can try this app.

Perfect AppLock (App protector): Those who like Old Design

This app is a bit different. If you see something functionality then you will like this app. This app user interface is not great but you will like this app.

You will get the ton of features that you will not get in any other app. You can lock your app then the pattern, pin or gesture etc.

For the prank, you can apply a fake fingerprint scanner. There is feature watchdog which captures the photo if someone tries to unlock your phone.

If a person makes 3 mistakes then it will capture the photo.

Personally, I don’t like this app because it’s designed is too old and I like new things. Last time it is updated in the year 2017. It is really old app.

Privacy Knight-Privacy Applock, Vault, hide apps

Another Great app for protecting your data. This app is sophisticated.

Privacy Knight- AppLock, Tresor, Gesicht Sperre
Privacy Knight- AppLock, Tresor, Gesicht Sperre
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In this, you will get features like face to unlock Fingerprint unlock, Intruder Selfie if someone Try to unlock your phone without your permission.

Some other cool features like Hiding notification, incoming call lock privacy calls, Privacy clear, invisible unlock path etc.

AppLock Aurora: Those who like Made in India things

This app is developed by an Indian developer. Like other apps, you can lock calls, pattern, Pin, change icon etc. Fake lock etc.

There is nothing new to explain this app. I mean all apps have all common feature. Locking etc. There is nothing new. I hope you have learned something new from this article.

You can apply pin pattern etc. Fake force closer is the feature that I like about this app. Not only locking you can even hide the app.  From past months this app is really growing fast.
Currently, It has 10,000,000+ users with 4.5 rating by  143,238 users.

AppLock: Similiar App Like above Nothing Special

Another awesome app available in the play store. I think this is the second most famous app locker for the Android operating system. But I don’t know why all developer put the same name for their apps.

It has 4.1 ratings by  387,022 users.  There are unlimited themes available. You can even change the pattern dot with your photos.

AppLock
AppLock
Developer: Fotoable,Inc.
Price: Free+
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Conclusion

I hope you will learn something new from this article. If you have any question, query then let me know by comments I will happy to help you.