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The 5 Best Windows Phone Apps to Hide Pictures and Videos

Updated on December 10, 2014

We have so many Pictures and Videos in Our Windows Phone. But if we want to Hide some personal Photos and Videos, it will be done by the available Apps. Following are the 5 Best Windows Phone apps, by which the Pictures and Videos can be Protected by Password and Pattern Locks.

1.Photo Lock

Photo Lock is one of the best applications to protect your personal photos and videos by password/pattern-locking. This feature-rich app allows easy album organization by allowing you to transfer images and videos from Phone's photo app to your new protected album. All you need to do is select photos you want to hide and password-protect them on your private album.

The Features of this App includes Fauvorite Photos at a glance, Exclusive Smooth Pinch zoom, Forgot your password function with Reset code to your email option. The premium version removes all ads and has a special stealth mode that replaces the app with a simple calculator. You should download the free version if you don’t want these features.

2.Private Lite

Private lite is an another app to hide your pictures and videos, it is one of the most rated app. This app is available with many lock Designs with Good photo editor, instant lock and fake mode support. The app has a simple user interface. All files hidden by the app are encrypted. After you launch the app by keying in the correct pass code, you can browse all media inside the app. The media browser design allows for a smooth photo and video viewing experience. Pictures are also downloaded and saved directly by using the inbuilt downloader. Videos can be aligned based on our customization. Paid version of this app is also availabe.

3.Secure Photo Gallery

Secure Photo Gallery password-protects your photos and videos, view and edit your personal photos and watch videos from within its secure interface.

You can import video and images from the Gallery, SD Card and download them securely using the secure browser.

The application uses a secret PIN method to hide media. You just need to type in the pass code to view your hidden videos. You also have the option to capture videosand images from within its secure interface. It is provided with the Features of image Editing and Video capture from the app itself. And also this app provides you a different interfaces to use the app, and gives you a real Gallery like View.

4.Hurt Lock

Lock your data away and protect it now with Hurt Locker. All data is encrypted in Hurt Locker adding further security. Technatives brings you “Hurt Locker” – the innovative one-of-a-kind app that let’s you conceal information on your Windows phone devices to stop it falling into the wrong hands.The full features of this app are: -

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS: You can hide your pictures and videos and then view them from Hurt locker after you enter the code. You can manually select them and move them into Hurt Locker and back out to your phone on demand. -

FAKE LOCKER AREA: If your hand is forced and you are forced to open the repository, you can setup a dummy that will open and operate just like your secure private area. Security through obscurity. -

DELETE EVERYTHING PASSWORD: You can setup a third password, which when entered twice, will delete everything in your Hurt Locker repository -

BACKUP AND RECOVER: Backup your content to your Dropbox or Google-drive. Backups can now be password protected. Content in the backup is encrypted. Backup is free, to restore from backup requires premium subscription.

5.Image Locker Metro

Image Locker Metro, is an another free app that your photos and videos can be saved. You can import photos and videos into this app to lock them.

Some key features offered by Image Locker Metro are

Dual Login methods (Pattern Login and password Login). Guest Account Login, that is a fake password to access this app. Photo Lock Video Lock. Share photos on facebook. Inbuilt Photo Editor. Advanced Image Viewer with swipe navigation.

Transfer Photos from one album to another album within Image Locker. Animating tile view of Albums. You can reset your password by email by making your password recoverable within Image Locker.

App Ratings

Photo Lock
Private Lite
Secure Photo Gallery
Hurt Locker
Image Lock Metro


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      Lago Clara 

      2 years ago

      LEO Privacy is the best security app available on playstore. Easy to back up your apps and hide private images and videos. Applock is another great feature.

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      Karthick Kumar 

      3 years ago from India

      Yes Ribas. . Tats too Good

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      3 years ago

      Hey check out this new gallery locker App which finally locks and not just copies. Works for both photos and videos :

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