10 Best Android Screen Recorder Apps (2018)

How often do we need to record our android smartphone screen navigation? Be it a DIY video that you want to upload to YouTube or a gameplay walkthrough of your favorite video game that you want to send to your gamer girlfriend or even an android tutorial video. A large variety of Android screen recording apps are available on the Google play store and sometimes it becomes very tedious to download the apps and try them. It may so happen that the app we are using is of low quality and we could have easily got access to far better android screen recording apps if we had not settled for the earlier. Therefore, today we bring you the top 10 list of best android Screen Recording apps that would surely make your life a lot easier.
Some apps come with the water-mark while some do not have it embedded on the screen. They also come loaded with the tutorial and how to efficiently use the various features of the screen recording app.

Super Screen Recorder

The very first choice while listing down our best android screen recording app is Super screen recorder. This app has an extremely user-friendly interface along with mind-blowing video editing features. There is no time limit of the recording and most importantly, your device need not be rooted. The resolution of the recording can be chosen and thus setting it to the maximum resolution helps in recording high-quality videos. The bit rates and the frame rates can also be adjusted. A very interesting feature of the app is, you can pause and resume the recording and also make the floating window transparent.
If you need to add something to the screen or point any option out, you can use the brush tool. The facecam and the GIF maker are also important and very handy features that are provided by the app. The app is free and there is ad-support to help the developers.

AZ Screen Recorder – No Root

AZ Screen Recorder - No Root

Our second choice on the list of best android screen recording apps is AZ screen recorder. This app is in high demand in the market and is used by more than a million users. There is no need of root access and the app is easy to handle even for amateurs and children. Just live our previous app, it allows limitless recording time and does not have watermark. Importantly, you can create HD and Full HD videos that can be paused and the recording can be resumed as the requirement.
There is the autosave feature, the recordings get automatically saved in the gallery. Moreover, the app can be easily customized according to your requirement. Setting the features like video resolution, bit-rate and frame rate, screen orientation and a time timer to stop the recording to make 1 min videos can be easily done. You can also share the videos that you make through this app.

DU Recorder

DU Recorder

This app comes with a lot of features and has thus made it on our list of best android screen recording app in the third place. With over 10 million downloads, as the name suggests this app helps to record and replicate whatever is happening on the screen of your smartphone.
It also has a built-in editor to edit the videos that you have made. Like the other apps, this app too does not require root access and there is no time limit for recording. However, there is a watermark that gets displayed on the video that you have made.
Numerous important features like setting the resolutions, frame tares, bit rates, front facing camera, shake gestures, Gif maker and several others are available free of cost without any in-app purchase. The app is available in 20 languages and can be easily used by people of any country. The best part, this app does not contain any ads.

Mobizen Screen Recorder

Mobizen Screen Recorder

Mobizen is user-friendly and easily available on the Google play store. This app is next on our list of best android screen recording apps. This app like any other screen recording apps allows you to record, capture and edit videos according to your requirement. It provides high-quality videos and the facecam is important to capture your reaction. This has a variety of recording and video editing features and the watermark can be removes free of cost without any hassle. The app is free. However, there are ads and in-app purchases.

Screen Recorder

Screen Recorder

This app has made it to our list because this app does not contain any ads, is absolutely free and does not have in-app purchases. It has all the important features of a screen recorder and it does not require root access. The app is not heavy and there is no watermark. There are options of selecting various resolutions and frame rates and bit rates. You can also insert logo and texts in the recordings.
Very interestingly, this app allows you to record touch spaces, audios from the surroundings and allows the facecam feature while recording. A video trimmer is provided in the app to make your work easy. The destination where the video gets saved can also be selected by the user. Other than English, the app is also available in languages like Spanish and French.

ADV Screen Recorder

ADV Screen Recorder
Another very important name in the market of best android screen recording apps in ADV Screen recorder. This app provides all the necessary features and allows you to record your smart phone screen with two separate engines. You can set a different resolution and bit rates and also add texts to your recorded videos. This app is special as it allows you to use both the front and back camera while recording. You can pause the recording if needed. This app does not need the ne=device to be rooted and the app is free of watermarks. There is in app purchases and contains ads. The app gives you a countdown of 3 seconds before the recording starts. It is not very heavy and is available for free.

Screen Recorder with audio, editor and screenshot

Screen Recorder With Audio And Editor & Screenshot

Next on our list of best android screen recording app is an app called screen recorder. This app makes it very easy to edit videos, rake screenshots and record using the faceCam. There is no requirement of rooting your smartphone. This app comes free of watermarks. There is unlimited recording time for recoding the screen and audio. This app his user-friendly, however, it has a lot of inappropriate ads.

Google Play Games

google play

It may sound funny, but Google play games is not just a place where the user can download games. It has a top class screen recording feature that works excellently. You may be thinking that this app will only allow games recording, but no. Google play games allow you to record other apps as well.
You need to make a newer version of Android to use the screen recording feature of Google play games. However, for older versions, the device needs to be rooted. The app is free and can record up to a resolution of 720p. This app feature, however, may not be available in all countries.

Super Screen Recorder–No Root REC & Screenshot

Super Screen Recorder

A very advanced ad-supported screen recorder for Android that can be easily customized. It offers numerous features. You can record up to 1080p HD videos at 60FPS with facecam and mic audio recording. The app can help you make gifs, include background audio, add your own self-made watermark to videos, paint on videos, track taps, shake the phone to stop, and much more. Super Screen Recorder also has a good video editor that even lets you compress videos to easily share. A screenshot taking and image editing tool is also available if you want to take screenshots while recording.



Rec., has the largest number of customization options. The bad part is, the free version of the app allows the use of very limited features. The important and handy features like adjusting the basic custom resolution, custom bit rate, a predefined countdown timer of 10 seconds, and the option to include audio are only available free of cost. The other developed features can be made accessible by buying the pro version with an in-app purchase. Once you have the pro version, you can get access to advanced features like shaking your device to stop the recording, hiding the ongoing notification for the app, showing touches, customized timer, defining presets, and even an ad-free experience.

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