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How to track your Android phone usage & call habits

Have you ever wondered who you call the most or how many minutes you've used in a given billing period? You can log in to your carrier's Web site to check, but why not use an app on your Android phone instead? We'll show you how.

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Have you ever wondered who you call the most or how many minutes you've used in a given billing period? You can log into your carrier's Web site to check, but why not use an app on your Android phone instead? With an app called Phonalyzr, you can. Here's how to set it up:

Step 1:
Install the app, Phonalyzr, from the Android Market.

Step 2:
Launch the app and hit the Menu Key to access settings.

Step 3:
Set your own billing date and your off-peak times.

Phonalyzrr settings
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

Step 4:
Select what call data you'd like to view and even see SMS data.

Phonalyzr usage summary
Screenshot by Ed Rhee
Phonalyzr top callers
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

That's it. Now you can check your minutes used, SMS usage, who you talk to the most, and other interesting call data.