5 Best Mobile Monitoring Apps of 2019

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Updated: Sep 15, 2019

Mobile monitoring apps are all the rage nowadays with their smart monitoring and tracking features. You can remotely access all the activity going on a device, anytime. No matter why you want to get the app for, to monitor your children, employees or even your partner, you would certainly want an app that actually works. With tons of scams and fraudsters out for your money, it has become difficult to make a choice.

If you are looking for the best mobile monitoring app, you have certainly come to the right place as we understand that making a single pick from a variety of mobile monitoring apps is no easy feat. Since the market is flooded with all kinds of mobile monitoring apps, here is the list of 5 best mobile monitoring apps of 2019.

We have made a list of the apps on the basis of their features, pricing, and compatibility. This list is going to help you decide on investing your money in the right app.

Let’s begin:


Xnspy ranks on top on our list because it is a complete package of affordability paired with an extensive variety of monitoring features. Xnspy comes with a user-friendly interface which allows people who are not into gadgets and apps a smooth experience. You can remotely track all the text message, calls, emails, locations, and a lot more of an Android and iPhone via this app. The app even lets you add certain words, contacts, and locations in the Watchlist so that you can alerts whenever the words come up in chats or the phone user enters or exits that area.

The best thing about the app is that it is one of those few apps that supports offline tracking as well. The app keeps on recording the data even in the absence of internet and, as soon as the monitored device connects to the internet, it transmits all the information to your Xnspy web account from where you can view all the activities taking place on the phone in one place, the online dashboard. It is divided into various sections and lets you see all the activities of the phone.

More features of Xnspy

Here are a few features of the app at a glance:

  • Text message and phone call monitoring
  • Record phone calls and surroundings
  • GPS location tracking
  • Remote control of the device ( lock device, wipe off data, shut down, switch on the mic)
  • View images, videos, and other multimedia
  • Access to emails
  • Social media monitoring
  • Instant messenger chats
  • Keylogger (For Android only)
  • Watchlist alerts
  • Wi-Fi Log History

As stated earlier, Xnspy is compatible with both Android and iOS. Also, you don’t need to jailbreak the iPhone to use the monitoring app. Here is a compatibility chart for that:

Android iPhone (No Jailbreak)
4.x, 5.x, 6.x, 7.x & 8.x6.x, 7.x, 8.x up to 11.4

Xnspy is one of those few apps which offers such a vast range of monitoring features at a budget-friendly cost. Users can avail the Basic edition at $8.33/month and the Premium edition at $12.49/month. You can subscribe to any of the editions and get monthly, quarterly or annual package.

Rating: 9/10


On the second number, we have Spyzie. This app also pretty much covers all the basic monitoring features. You can monitor text message download the attachments sent along with them, call logs, access contacts, and analyze the history of the target device. You can instantly know who the phone user sends most messages via this feature.

More Features of Spyzie

Let’s take a look at some other features of Spyzie:

  • Track text messages and call logs
  • Monitor WhatsApp
  • GPS location tracking
  • View the installed apps
  • Access reminders and notes
  • View the web browsing history
  • Preview videos
  • Browse contacts
  • Access the calendar

Spyzie is compatible with both Android and iPhone and does not require rooting or jailbreaking of the advice. You can look at the compatibility chart for Spyzie:

Android iPhone (No Jailbreak)
4.x to 8.0x6.x to 11.0x

Spyzie offers different editions for Android and iPhone. For Android devices, the app offers two versions. The Ultimate Edition is for #39.99/month and, the Premium Edition costs $29.99/month. Users can get any of these editions and subscribe to them for a month, 3-months or 12-months.

The iPhone edition costs $39.99/month. The users can get it for the one-month license only.

Rating: 8.3/10


mSpy is another mobile monitoring app that is popular for its smart features. You can remotely keep an eye on a person’s digital activities. It covers all the basic and few advanced aspects of monitoring. With its help, you can monitor text messages, calls and locations. Also, you can monitor the internet usage of the phone user.

More Features of mSpy

Let’s take a look at a few of the features of the app:

  • Monitor text messages
  • Access call logs
  • GPS location tracking
  • Access to instant messaging app chats (Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Instagram, and Snapchat)
  • Access to multimedia

The app is compatible with both iPhone and Android. mSpy offers different versions for iPhone both for jailbreak and without jailbreak.

Take a look at this compatibility chart for mSpy.

Android iPhone (Jailbreak)iPhone (No Jailbreak)
4.x, 5.x, 6.x, 7.x & 8.x8.4; 9.0  up to 9.17.x, 8.x up to 11

There are three bundles mSpy users can choose from. The first one is called the Basic Bundle and costs @29.99/month. The second bundle, the Premium bundle costs $16.66/month and is the most popular bundle. The third bundle is the no-jailbreak bundle and costs $39.99/month. Users can avail the basic bundle on monthly subscriptions only. Whereas, users can subscribe to the Premium and the No-jailbreak bundles for 1-month, 3-month or 12-month subscription.

Rating: 8/10


Flexispy ranks fourth on our list of best mobile monitoring apps of 2019. It is another app that can effectively cater to your monitoring needs. You can monitor all the online and offline activities of the monitored device. It offers a vast range of compatibility as apart from Android and iPhone, Flexispy is compatible with Blackberry and Symbian phones as well. You can access the full content of the text messages and details of call logs, locations, contacts, web browsing history and a lot more.

More Features of Flexispy
  • Monitor text messages
  • View call logs
  • Access address book
  • Keylogger
  • GPS location tracking
  • Browse internet browsing
  • View the list of installed apps
  • Monitor the chats on Facebook Messenger, Instagram, Kik, Line, Instagram, and Skype

Although Flexispy offers functionality for both Android and iOS devices, jailbreaking is required for installation on an iPhone. Check the compatibility chart:

Android iPhone (Jailbreak)
4.0.3x to 8.1x6.x to 11.1.2

The users can find two editions of Flexispy. The Premium version costs $68/month. The Extreme version costs $199 per quarter. You can avail the Premium version for one-month, three-month or 12-months subscriptions. Users can subscribe to the Extreme Version only in 3-months and 12-months’ subscriptions.

Rating: 7.8/10


This app offers users a variety of features which assists you in getting a peek into someone’s digital life as well as real-life activities. The app grants the users the ability to its users to easily access an Android phone’s or iPhone’s activities from miles away. It monitors text message, calls log, and a lot more. The keylogger feature lets you monitor the keystrokes and know everything the user types on the keypad of their phone.

More features of MobiStealth

Let’s take a look at some features of MobiStealth:

  • Monitor text messages and calls
  • View social media activity
  • Track location with GPS
  • View web browsing history
  • Access multimedia
  • Access emails
  • Call recording
  • Keylogging
  • screenshots

You can use MobiStealth both on Android and iPhone and that too, without jailbreak. Here is the compatibility chart for MobiStealth.

Android iPhone (No Jailbreak)
Supports up to 6xSupports iPhone X / 7Plus / 7 / 6Plus / 6 and all other models having iOS versions 9.0 and above.

The app offers two versions for Android; Pro-X and PRO. The former is for $69.99/month and the latter is for $59.99/month. MobiStealth happens to have a PC and MAC version as well. The Premium Plus version is for iPhone monitoring and costs $69.99/month.

Rating: 7.3/10

Final Words

After we tried and test the apps, we ranked Xnspy as the winner because it offers a plethora of features at an affordable price which none of the other apps are giving at the moment. The app delivers what it promises and works silently in the background. It is truly an invisible app that lets you in on everything about the monitored device. If you want to have the best mobile monitoring of 2019, you can definitely consider Xnspy as it has all the features and qualities you wish for a monitoring app to have.


Sophia Rodreguaze


Sophia is the contributing editor at noeticforce.com. She writes about anything and everything related to technology.

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