Are you a novice in hacking? If not then you would know that many of the hacking executions need a temporary phone number or alternate phone number or simply say fake phone numbers to stay out of possible trouble. You cannot use your own phone number even if your intentions are not hostile. So what is the solution to this problem?
Don’t worry my friend, we have got your back. Today we have made a list of websites and applications which will provide you with a fake phone number that you can use for hacking and other purposes and that too for free of cost. So without any due, let’s get on the list.
Table of contents
- 1) Textnow-
- 2) Textmeup-
- 3) Wabi-
- 4) Virtualsim-
- 5) 2ndline-
- 6) Nextplus-
- 7) Telos-
- 8) Textplus-
- 9) Burner App
- 10)Sellaite SMS RECEIVER
- 22)Virtual Phone.com
- 30)Receive Sms-Online.Com
Textnow is free texting and calling application that uses a combination of Wi-Fi and cellular for the purpose. You can have unlimited calling and texting using this application for an alternate phone number in the USA & Canada free of cost. The free version is available in the Google Play store which totally relies on Wi-Fi whereas the Paid version which works with a combo of Wi-Fi & Cellular has the lowest price of $9.99 per month. If you are in USA or Canada then this will very helpful in saving a few bucks.
Textmeup is a similar application to the previous one but with more facilities like no constraints on the geographical areas. Simply to put, you can call or text anyone in this world using this application. You can create one account and multiple fake phone number according to your purposes. The most important and beneficial part of this app is that the multiple phone numbers are always on your single account so you can use a different device for the application. You don’t have to carry the mobile phone all the time, you can take your tablet for a change and you won’t feel a difference.
Wabi is the focused website that provides you compatible fake phone numbers for Whatsapp business accounts. They are intense in the field of live chats and business accounts. WhatsApp is their primary application requirement as according to the survey, 1.5 billion people use WhatsApp in around 109 countries. Wabi provides virtual phone numbers working in 60+ countries which cost around $4 per month and the “Click to chat button” for free of cost. The “Click to chat button” will get you WhatsApp on the desktop and nothing far different than the paid version.
Virtualsim provides the virtual/fake phone numbers or an alternate phone number from 38 countries and that too for lower prices like almost the local price for international phone calls. It supports the iOS and Android platforms. If your friends and family use Virtualsim then you can have free phone calls, free messages, credit transfer, photo/video/location sharing too. You can also set the “Show caller ID” for your number.
2ndline is the Android application that provides you the fake phone numbers only for the USA/Canada and your device (smartphone, tablet, etc) will work as a full-fledged business phone system. You can call or message either with the connection of Wi-Fi or the cellular network you already have. It has many features like free voice calls, free messaging, voicemail transcription, call forwarding, emojis, stickers, customizable ringtones, etc.
Nextplus is an Android application used for free calling and messaging available on the Google play store. Its features are a free fake phone number, free unlimited incoming and outgoing calls to any phone number, send and receive unlimited free text messages with anyone, no contracts, no commitments, no phone purchase, and no hidden fees, compatible with all of your Android devices (phones and tablets), no cellular service required, Fun and social features and many more.
Telos is similar to other applications but with limited country alternate phone number but they make it up for that in the facilities they provide. The features are walkie-talkie, live video, international SMS, mobile fax, conference call, fake phone numbers, call recorder, free calling, free texting, and international calls. Telos provides credits for calling and that acts a totally new currency like it costs 0.9c/min (c – telos credits) in the USA, 1.85c/min in India and so on.
Text plus is very similar to Telos but the services are provided in the USA and Canada only. It works best in the 3G/4G network so that is strongly recommended. They do have some well-paid plans which worths every penny you spend on it.
9) Burner App
Popular for us based alternate phone number. It Has a premium paid tier version as well. Its quite reliable and is famous for its service of providing US-based Numbers.
10)Sellaite SMS RECEIVER
Estonia is the host country of the service offered by Sellaite SMS Receiver to receive online SMS. The good thing about them is that they are reliable as they quickly take down the alternate phone number from the website which is not working. The disadvantage is that it will not work if the SMS gateway cannot send any message to Estonia at any particular time. You do not have any other option.
FreePhoneNum provides users with fresh new phone numbers from 6 different countries for free. Currently, this website supports phone numbers from countries like United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Poland, United Kingdom, and Belgium. The best thing about FreePhoneNum is, they change the numbers every 2 weeks. So most of their numbers remain fresh.
FreeTempSMS appears to be from India and has a total of eight numbers. Six are for the United States and two are for Canada.
At the time of writing, all eight numbers worked fine and all SMS messages were received within a few seconds. There is a registration option but we couldn’t work out what it’s for because it doesn’t seem to do anything and there is no information.
If you visited freeOnlinePhone.org, you will find out that the site looks similar to this one except that there is a difference in color. This is because they are created by the same company called “Cicklow”. It offers 5 alternate phone numbers from the US and 3 from the UK to receive text messages online. One drawback of their service is that there is a delay in receiving SMS from the number according to their users
Twilio will give you a private phone number for free in the trial account once you provide your phone number to receive a verification code. The advantage of Twilio is that you can use any of the fake phone numbers on the site to receive the verification code to activate your account. However, the disadvantage is that the trial account cannot send text messages to unverified phone numbers.
Fakenum has five fake phone numbers listed which are all in the United States. Simply click the “Receive Free SMS” button and then on one of the numbers you want to use. Press the “Show my SMS Message” button or refresh the page to view new incoming messages.
fast2sms boasts around seventy numbers coming from fourteen countries. These include the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Belgium, France, Poland, Sweden, Portugal, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Spain, Denmark, and Latvia. We tested a random selection of seven working numbers from the US, France, Belgium, UK, and Poland
The last on the list but probably the best is the Receive-SMS.com. They boast of 6 numbers with 3 from Sweden and 3 from the UK. The major advantage of this site is that messages sent to the public phone numbers will be displayed instantly on their website after a browser refresh and you can subscribe to the private numbers where you view your message on a private inbox. There is actually no real disadvantage now as all their lines are working perfectly for now.
This service has three numbers which are all from the United States. When messages are received from any of those numbers they appear in a merged list in the lower part of the main window
During testing, all three numbers worked fine and each received an SMS message within a few seconds. Receive-SMS.com links directly to this service on some of its pages so they both appear to be run by the same company or are at least using the same API
Mytrashmobile only has three active numbers, one each from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. In some ways, this is good because there are fewer numbers to try and maintain and keep online. Click the dropdown to choose the country and number, then press Receive. Note the message receive times are UTC -04:00.
While we have received messages from all three numbers, they weren’t all working at the same time during any one session. The USA number, however, did seem to work consistently. There are Android and iOS apps available and links to other related sites for spoofing texts, emails, WhatsApp and phone calls
Another useful resource to check is called The SMS Bay. This website doesn’t have its own numbers but lists several SMS receiving services and their active numbers in a table that is supposedly updated every five minutes. Some are already listed here but quite a few are not. The Texts and Age columns don’t appear very accurate so it’s best just to go to the linked website and check for your activity yours.
Spoofbox is your central place to use spoof apps such as spoof text messages, fake phone calls, temporary phone number, spoof emails or get a fake virtual number to protect your privacy. Currently, they have a bunch of spoof apps and tools to protect your privacy or to simply play a prank on your friends.
A company based application for those needing a large number of numbers to call and receive calls on a regular basis. Ideal for testing as well as the premium version is good for businesses and professionals.
The Pinger Textfree Web is a good resource to receive SMS online. One very good advantage of this site is that it offers an alternative to have problems signing up with TextNow because they cannot find a VPN or good US proxy. But in Pinger Textfree, anyone can sign up, access, and use it for free. All you need to do during sign up is to provide a valid US zip code which can be obtained by searching through Google. On sign up, you are presented with some US phone numbers you will like to use. The only drawback of this service is that of the frequent outage of the website which is frustrating to users. You can check the website here.
hs3x is a new website with a free and Paid text message receiving provider. The country they offer is USA, UK, Canada, Sweden tested by Geekworld you can buy virtual numbers.
This is a good resource site. It is free to use to receive text messages online with help of your temporary phone number. Boast of over 228 countries in its global SMs coverage with 24/7 customer support. You can select any number you like to use on the site and receive your SMS. One of the major disadvantages is that sometimes the phone numbers don’t work. However, they try to replace them immediately.
The site offers 10 public phone numbers from a total of 8 countries to receive SMS online. The countries are the US, Sweden, Hungary, Lithuania, Australia, Spain, and Norway. With this site, you can have the luxury of using varieties of temporary phone numbers. The con of this site is that they are unreliable. Out of the 10 numbers listed on their site, only about 3 received SMS as at the time of check
7sim is another cool site which will serve your purpose of receiving messages online for free and all your messages received on the numbers listed on the site are public. The site offers a number of public numbers from various countries like russia, USA, UK, Canada, Spain, Belgium, Sweden, etc. We tried almost all the numbers and they are working without any problems.
way2sms has a modern design with a responsive layout and clean user interface. They provide different numbers, but also some more exotic numbers from. way2sms will renew the phone numbers 3-5 times a month. way2sms is currently available in English. It is a good option to get a temporary phone number.
If you are facing troubles creating an account in TextNow then probably Textfree is your alternative to get a temporary phone number. You can create an account here easily with a valid US Zip Code which you can get by a simple Google search. You can choose your number from a list of US numbers which will be presented after creating an account.
This is also an incredible website that can be used in receiving text messages online when you want to keep your real phone number to yourself. You are encouraged to pick a number from a list of numbers for the service. It is free to use service which provides you a temporary phone number. The only disadvantage is that their secondary domain server could be done at any moment preventing you from using the service.