What are the best folder lock apps for android?

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  1. 8

    #1Folder Lock

    Folder Lock

    Protect your personal files, photos, videos and everything you want to keep out of everybody with Folder Lock: you will be able to set a PIN, pattern, password or fingerprint to unlock that folder to make sure you are the only one that can see what is in it. 

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Linda Miller
    Written on July 20, 2018
    "While this is a good concept, the app tends to be very glitchy. Things do not save properly in it and data seems to disappear completely out of it. I end up having to use the data recovery setting too many times for it, even on the paid version. I wouldn't recommend for files you don't want to risk losing. "
  2. 7

    #2Vaulty

    Vaulty

    If you have any private photo or private video on your phone, Vaulty will help you keep them out of foreign eyes. This app developed by Squid Tooth can be used to hide those media files and set passwords to protect your photos and videos. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Madison Santos
    Written on April 14, 2018
    "Handing your phone to someone can always be quite stressful if you have private things on there. With Vaulty I can lock up whatever I want and not need to worry."
  3. 5

    #3Smart Lock

    Smart Lock

    Protect your phone from others with Smart Lock, the app that will allow you to lock every folder, photo, video or file. Like this, everyone will have to enter a password to see that file, so you will be the only one able to unlock them.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Zachary Butler
    Written on November 5, 2017
    "This was just what I was looking for. I wanted a simple to use app, to keep my stuff on lockdown from strangers and even friends. This app did it all and then some, very easy to use."
  1. 4

    #4AppLock

    AppLock

    AppLock is an Android app by DoMobile Lab. It locks apps like Facebook, Whatsapp, Gallery, Messenger, SMS, Contacts, Gmail, Settings, and any app chosen. Other than locking incoming calls, it prevents unauthorized access and guard privacy.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- With in-app purchases

    Christopher Meyer
    Written on April 4, 2018
    "Nice but now this app very slow work on Samsung. App can be hacked. Needs improvement."
  2. 0

    #5Keepsafe Photo Vault

    Keepsafe Photo Vault

    Put everything on your phone behind a lock to secure all your files with Keepsafe Photo Vault. You will be able to select those files you want to lock from others and other features that will help you keep your privacy safe all the time.

    Apps

    Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Adriana Rubio
    Written on November 1, 2017
    "I found this to be a very useful app for security purposes. It is easy to use. I found it quite handy, especially for locking folders and files."

Summary

Best What are the best folder lock apps for android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Folder LockApps 8 Free
2VaultyApps 7 Free
3Smart LockApps 5 Free
4AppLockApps 4 Free
5Keepsafe Photo VaultApps 0 Free
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