There are countless websites on the Internet that promise free ringtones for your cell phone, but many of them either charge for downloads, want you to pay a subscription, or re-direct you to unrelated websites full of adverts. There are also many ringtone sites on the Web that offer illegal cell phone content (videos, games, software, etc.) It's therefore wise to make sure that you don't infringe on copyright by using legal ringtone sites. This article focuses on sites that offer free and legal ringtones along with other content that you can download or send to your phone.
Myxer offers a good array of digital audio and video content for your phone that is mostly free to download. For the music fan there's plenty of audio content such as ringtones and MP3 songs that you can deliver straight to your phone in a number of ways. There's also a good selection of videos, games, wallpapers, and apps for your phone too. Myxer also provides some great free tools for discovering, downloading, and organizing your digital media library.
If you're looking for free downloads for your phone, then be sure to read our Myxer review for more information.
Zedge has a large community of users that create and upload content suitable for a wide range of cell phones. As well as an impressive library containing: themes, wallpapers, videos, games, and txts, there's also a good selection of free ringtones covering various topics; these can be either downloaded to your computer, or sent directly to your phone. To help you quickly find the content you want, Zedge makes it easy by providing a categories list for each cell phone sub-menu -- there's also a search box at the top of the page to find something more specific. Overall, Zedge is a great site that offers a good deal of free and legal content for your phone.
This popular free and legal cell phone site is another example of a service that is driven by its users. Almost all the content that you can download (ringtones, software, themes, videos, games) has been created and uploaded by Mobango's social network. By signing up for a free Mobango account, you'll also get 1Gb of free space to use for storing, converting, and sharing your cell phone content.
If you're just looking for a simple site for downloading ringtones, then Mobizaar offers a straightforward service. Even though it doesn't have all the 'bells and whistles' of other sites such as Zedge, its simple design makes downloading ringtones and wallpapers easy. As an added bonus, you can also upload songs from your music library to create custom ringtones.
Oringz is all about original ringtones. If you're searching for unique sounds for your phone that none of your friends or family have, then this site is well worth a look. It's quite a small site at the moment in comparison to the larger ones in this list, but it is growing. Oringz has an intuitive interface that's easy to navigate. The categories menu makes it a breeze to quickly choose a subject to hone on in. Overall, a good site to use if you're looking for unique sounds to surprise your friends and family.
This is another site that provides an easy-to-use service for downloading free ringtones to your computer or phone. It caters for cell phone formats such as Wav, MP3, and even Midi. There's no built-in social network, or other cell phone stuff, but if it's just free ringtones you're after, then it doesn't get much simpler than this!
If you've discovered a stellar free and legal ringtone site that you would like to suggest, then we'd love to hear about it!