Tape-a-Talk is a voice recorder for Android mobile devices that can record even if the display is off.


Developer: Markus Drösser

Category: Multimedia

Latest version:

Total versions: 1

Submitted: 30 Oct 2014

Updated: 30 Oct 2014


Tape-a-Talk is a voice recorder application designed for simplicity and is able to record voice notes / voice memos / audio even when the display is off. Recordings are stored on the SD card in folder "tapeatalk_records".


  • Recording in background (even if display is off)
  • High and low quality recording (this feature is device dependent)
  • wave/pcm and 3gp encoding available
  • Pause function for recording/playback
  • Seek via volume keys (like analog voice recorders)
  • Upload to several services: ftp (try AndFTP), Dropbox, etc. You must have additional 3rd party software installed
  • Set recording as ringtone
  • Record to an existing wav-file
  • Send/rename/delete-one/delete-all recording(s)

Settings you can configure include:

  • Sample rate (8-44 kHz) - usable features depend on your device
  • Sample format (8/16 bit)
  • Recording in high quality mode (wave/pcm) or low quality mode (3gp)
  • Keep screen on

Tape-a-Talk shows location based ads.

Permissions that needs this app:

  • Internet access (for displaying ads)
  • Location access (for displaying location based ads)
  • Write to external storage (to store recordings)
  • Record audio
  • Change settings (to set ringtone)


Tape-a-Talk seem to be the latest available version. Below you can find file(s) assigned to this version:

Description/changelog of Tape-a-Talk

  • Many bugfixes
  • Overall stability and performance should be increased


Communications (216)
Entertainment (256)
Finance (63)
Games (176)
Health (92)
Multimedia (117)
News (37)
Productivity (230)
Reference (146)
Shopping (61)
Sports (58)
System (160)
Travel (104)


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