If you are a mobile phone user then this incident might have happened with you at least once i.e. you get a call from an unknown number and you can’t stop yourself from finding who was that person. So in this tutorial using these 5 methods you can know how to know unknown mobile number details online and instantly.
Time needed: 4 minutes.
Here are 5 easy steps using which you can easily find details of unknown numbers online instantly.
- Using Truecaller
Whenever you get a call from an unknown number the Truecaller will search for the number in its database and will display the name of the caller.
- Using Whatsapp
Since Whatsapp is downloaded by 1.5+ billion people worldwide you can easily call the person on Whatsapp to know who he/she is?
- Use social networking sites
Simply enter the number of the caller in the search bar of the social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and it will…
- The Unethical Way
Install mobile recharge payment apps like PayTM, PhonePe, etc., and enter the mobile number of the caller and the…
Keep reading to see how to execute each step in detail.
Method 1: Find Details of Unknown Caller Using Truecaller
Using Truecaller you can easily identify anyone calling you using their Caller ID feature.
Whenever you get a call from an unknown number the Truecaller app will search for the number in its database and check for the most commonly used name to save this number.
And it will display that name on your screen.
It also has other features such as:
- Blocking spam numbers and telemarketers.
- Flash messaging
- Call recording and many more.
You can download the app on android device from this link.
How to use Truecaller to find call details of unknown numbers?
Download the Truecaller app from the above link.
When you open the app you will see a search box at the top.
Inside the search box type in the mobile number about whose phone details you want to find out.
Now you will get all the details of the required phone number such as name and sim card type.
Method 2: Find Name of an Unknown Caller Using Whatsapp
Whatsapp is downloaded by over 1.5 billion people worldwide.
There is a huge chance that the person trying to call you can be contacted over Whatsapp.
If you don’t have Whatsapp you can download it from here.
How to find contact details of an unknown number using Whatsapp?
After you have downloaded the Whatsapp and created your account, you need to go to your Contacts app and save that number with some random name.
Now open your Whatsapp and tap on the green circle.
Now tap on the vertical 3 dots and select refresh option.
Whatsapp will now refresh to find the new contacts.
Now visit the contact of that unknown number tap on the profile picture and hit the i option.
You will now be presented with the contact details such as name, bio, and status.
Note: If the other person has not saved your contact number and has set the privacy setting to ‘My contacts’, then you won’t be able to see their details.
Method 3: Use Facebook or any other social networking site
Head over to https://www.facebook.com/ and in the search bar enter the mobile number whose contact details you want to find out.
And instantly you will get all the details of that person.
You can try this method on various other social networking sites like Twitter, Google Plus, and more.
Note: This trick only works if the other person has linked his mobile number to that social networking site. Even if he has then also in some cases that site might not show the account of that person due to privacy reasons.
Method 3.1: Using your mobile number
You need to link your mobile number with the facebook app and then synchronize your facebook app with your contacts.
Then visit the suggested friends’ list to find the unknown caller’s profile.
Method 4: The Unethical Way
First, you need to install any mobile recharge payment app like PayTM, PhonePe, etc. and in the mobile recharge payment section enter the number of the unknown caller.
This way you will come to know about the mobile operator of the unknown caller.
Then contact any friend of yours who works in the showroom of that mobile operator and on the basis of how good your friendship is with your friend he/she might reveal the name and address of that person.
I guess these five methods are more than enough for you to know how to know unknown mobile number details online.
If you know some other method which could be useful to our readers you can comment down below.
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