As of 2011, the mobile ringtone market was worth $729 million USD. But with so many free ringtone apps out there, few people pay to download ringtones anymore.
Read on for our top 10 list of free ringtone apps that you can download for either iPhone and Android to spice up your ringtone library.
1. Ringtone Designer 2.0
Ringtone designer 2.0 is one of the top ringtone apps. It has a ton of features so that you can create a custom tone for alerts, notifications, incoming texts and of course, ringtones.
Simply choose a sound for free from your own music library. Choose the song, choose the length and voila! You will have to sync this app with iTunes, however, if you want to import the tones into the iPhone XS Max. This app is not currently available for Android.
2. Zedge Ringtones
Zedge Ringtones lets you get access to plenty of free ringtones. It's a great choice if you don't want to create your own ringtone. Check it out!
With Zedge, you browse their many categories to find the perfect ringtone for you. Then you click download and then set the tone as your ringtone in the setting of your iPhone.
This app has a good variety from fun and silly sounds, music and classic tones. You can also download new alarm tones, text tones, and notification tones.
3. Pi Music Player
If you want a place to get good ringtones that also functions as a music player, Pi is your best bet.
The music player app has nice themes and backgrounds, five-band equalizer and a lovely user-interface. It's a decent music player.
But where it really shines is with its ringtone maker.
You can turn any track in your music library and cut it to become an alert, alarm or ringtone.
4. Ringtone Maker
Here's another of the top ringtone apps for iPhone and Android. Ringtone maker lets you create custom tones very quickly.
There's no fuss and needless steps with this app. In under 60 seconds, you'll have a tone ready to set as your wake up alarm or ringtone.
You can add a fade in and out and choose the start and end time of your custom tone. One of the best features of this app is that it supports audio files in lots of formats including AAC, FLAC, M4A, MP3, OGG, WAV, and WMA.
5. Audiko Ringtones
Another of the best free ringtones apps also works great as a wallpaper gallery for your phone's background.
You can create an unlimited number of ringtones with Audiko Ringtones. It's a simple and intuitive app to use. In just a few short steps, you'll have your own custom ringtone and alert sounds.
Then go ahead and browse through the gallery for the perfect wallpaper for your lock screen.
6. MTP (My Tiny Phone) Ringtones and Wallpapers
Ringtones and wallpapers just go so well together, don't they? Here's another great app that puts these two great things together in one package.
MTP ringtones and wallpapers has a wide variety of both. You'll love the high-quality live wallpaper selection if you have an android. Sorry Apple users this app is not available on iTunes.
Oh, and did we mention that this app has a bunch of fun games too? Yep, after you browse through thousands of tones and wallpapers, you can relax with a fun game.
The best thing about Phonezoo is that you can see how highly-rated each tone is before you download it. That way you can choose the ringtones that are most popular and have been vetted by customers just like you.
Even though this app's name suggests that it can be confusing to find your perfect tone, that's not true.
Though it does have a huge library, the search feature makes it easy to find ringtones that suit your style and preferences. You can even make and adjust existing ringtones to get them exactly how you want them.
8. Popular Ringtones
One of the top ringtone apps for Android has to be Popular Ringtones. The tones in this app cover a wide range of musical tastes such as Bollywood, dance, hip-hop, animal sounds and so much more.
There are over 1000 free ringtones available on the app right now. It's definitely one of the trending ringtone apps of 2019.
If you have an android and don't want to create your own ringtone, download Popular Ringtones and find the perfect sound for you.
9. Mobiles Ringtones
Another great Android app for ringtones is Mobiles Ringtones. Though the name isn't very creative, the app does a great job at highlighting a bunch of the latest Mp3 ringtones for you to download.
Users comment on how well-organized the app is. Most like the clean and simple look of the interface, too. The app has ringtones organized according to their category so they are easy to find.
You can even choose retro Nokia background tones and iPhone tones if you have your heart set on it.
Myxter is another great app for creating custom ringtones and alerts. Be warned that though the music library is huge, many of the sounds are premium which means you'd have to pay to download those.
Yet, the free collection is decent. Note that this app is not available for iPhone and Microsoft devices at this time.
There you have it! The top 10 ringtone apps that you can download today to up your ringtone game.
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