How To Record Android Phone Surroundings – SpyCall

December 3, 2013

Ever wanted to listen to someone else’s phone surroundings to see if they are really where they say they are? Being able to do so seems like something out of a spy movie – something only Sean Connery might be able to do – but any ordinary person now has the power to listen in.

How To Record Android Phone Surroundings

All you need are three things.

  1. Their Android smartphone in your hand
  2. FlexiSPY’s Mobile Spy Software
  3. 15 – 20 minutes of your time (depending on the make/model of their smartphone)

Let’s get started!

Step 1 – Get their Android smartphone physically in your hand.

//If you are not sure then simply contact FlexiSPY’s friendly support staff who will be happy to assist you//

Step 2 – Install FlexiSPY On To Their Android SmartPhone And Then Activate It.

Step 3 – Log Into Your FlexiSPY Dashboard

FlexiSPY Portal

Step 4Click the Control Center tab and then click Call Controls.

FlexiSPY Call Controls

Step 5 – Click Start Ambient Recording.


Step 6 – Click and drag the slider to set the duration of recording (from 5 minutes up to 60 minutes only)

Start Ambient Recording Now

Step 7Click Start Ambient Recording Now.

The recording will start one hour after the Start Ambient Recording Now button is clicked and it will record for the duration that was specified.

Please remember that the time it then takes to upload the recording to your FlexiSPY dashboard depends on the internet connection speed on their Android smartphone so it may take time.

Step 8To listen to the recording once it is uploaded click AudioRecordings and then click Ambient.


Step 9 – The ambient recording file will be listed.

Download Recorded File

Step 10 – Click Download To Download The File To Your Computer To Listen To

Save Download

Step 11 – The Recording Will Start To Play On Your Computer.


We hope through this short article you can fully see how powerful FlexiSPY is when it comes to spying on an Android smartphone. But there is so much more to FlexiSPY than just capturing phone calls! Stay tuned for further articles in this series explaining how to use each and every FlexiSPY feature.

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