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10 Best App Lockers For Android To Secure Your Device

Let’s admit; we keep lots of sensitive data on our smartphones. Certain apps like banking apps, note-taking apps, password managers, gallery apps, etc., need proper care. When it comes to security, password protection always seems to be the best option.

You can easily lock your Android device with a PIN, Pattern, Password, or Fingerprint. However, what about locking individual apps?  Unlike iOS, where you need to jailbreak your device to lock apps, Android has many cool apps to lock apps through a password.

List of Best App Lockers For Android To Secure Your Device

As of now, there are hundreds of App lockers available on the Google Play Store. In this article, we will share a list of the best Android app lockers in 2021. With these app lockers, you can easily lock your most essential apps. So, let’s check out.

1. Norton App Lock

Norton App Lock

If you are looking for a free app locker for Android, Norton App Lock might be a perfect choice. Norton App Lock’s great thing is that it allows users to use a secure password or pattern to lock apps. Not just that, but Norton App Lock also allows users to lock down photos and videos.

2. LOCKit


Lockit is an all-in-one security app, then LOCKit might be the ideal choice for you. The app can lock almost everything from messages to call logs. Well, LOCKit is the only app available on the Google Play Store capable of securing WhatsApp, Facebook, Messenger, Line.

3. Vault


Well, Vault is a mobile app designed to hide your private photos, videos, SMS, call logs, etc. However, the app also comes with an app lock feature, which you can use to password-protect your essential apps. Not just that, but Vault also brings a Private browser that blocks all online trackers and ads.

4. AppLock Master

AppLock Master

AppLock Master is a relatively new app that can lock apps with PIN or Pattern. Not just that, but the app also comes with Fingerprint support. That means you can now unlock apps by using the fingerprint sensor of your smartphone. Not only apps, but AppLock Master can also lock call logs, SMS, etc.

5. Applock


Well, Applock is one of the best app lockers for Android, which you can use today. The app can lock Facebook, WhatsApp, Gallery, Messenger, Snapchat, Instagram, etc. Not just apps, but Applock can also lock your Gallery, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Settings, and much more.

6. Perfect AppLock

Perfect AppLock

Perfect AppLock is one of the best security app available on the Google Play Store. With Perfect AppLock, you can protect any applications you want with PIN, Pattern, or Gesture. It can lock almost all major apps like Facebook, Twitter, Skype, SMS, Email, Gallery, etc.

7. Kaspersky Mobile Antivirus

Kaspersky Mobile Antivirus

Well, Kaspersky Mobile Antivirus is a full-fledged security app for Android. It brings a robust antivirus solution to your smartphone. It has an app lock feature that lets you lock both systems & play store apps.

8. AppLock from Ivymobile

AppLock from Ivymobile

AppLock from Ivymobile is one of the top-rated app lockers that you can use on Android. With AppLock from Ivymobile, you can easily lock apps, photos, videos, and other private data with a password lock or pattern lock. The good thing about AppLock from Ivymobile is that it can lock almost all popular apps like Facebook, WhatsApp, Vine, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

9. Private Zone

Private Zone

Private Zone is an app locker & photo vault app on the list. You can use the app to protect your private data like photos, videos, and other important files. Apart from password protecting the media files, Private Zone can even password protect apps. It can easily block instant messaging and social networking apps like Facebook, WhatsApp, Snapchat, Messenger, etc.

10. AppLock


With this app, you can lock social networking, instant messaging, and pre-built apps like Contacts, Gmail, Settings, etc. Apart from locking apps, the app also could hide pictures and videos from appearing in the gallery. Some other features of AppLock include incognito browser, intruder selfie, location lock, etc.

So, these are the ten best app locker apps available on the Google Play Store. It’s worth noting that these are not the only app locker apps available on the Play Store, but we have only listed the popular ones. So, what’s your favorite app locker from the list? Let us know in the comments.

This post was written by Amarnath Chakraborty and was first posted to TechViral

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