SMS Shield is a Machine Learning-based SMS spam filter for iPhone. We trained it on what spam SMS looks like by showing it tens of thousands of spam SMSs beforehand. SMS Shield then learns and, to a high degree of confidence, can identify spam even it haven't seen it before. Besides spam blocking, SMS Shield includes innovative features like Frequent Traveler Mode.
+ Automatic Spam Filtering
SMS Shield will automatically block SMS spam like promotions, ads, phishing and scam attempts at stealing your sensitive information (e.g. SMSs claiming to be from your bank).
+ Frequent Traveler Mode
Enable this innovative feature during your business travels to block the often-annoying SMSs sent by mobile operators when visiting other countries (e.g. "Welcome to country X...").
+ Custom Block List
With custom block list, you can block SMSes from specific phone numbers or that include specific keywords. Remember that annoying Ex who keeps SMSing you years later? Blocked!
+ 100% privacy guarenteed
SMS Shield is an offline SMS filter. Meaning it does the filtering offline, on your device. All your texts are 100% private.
+ Multi-lingual spam detection
SMS Shield detects spam (and is localized) in English, Portuguese (Brazil), Italian, Swedish, and Arabic.
If you would like us to add a specific language email us with spam texts you receive (as many as possible).
GOLD: 1 year spam filtering subscription
SILVER: ½ year spam filtering subscription
CLASSIC: 1 month spam filtering subscription
Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase. Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period. Your account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period. To manage subscriptions or turn off auto-renewal go to your iTunes account settings after the purchase. Any unused portion of the free trial period will be forfeited when you purchase a subscription.
> Accuracy improvements for all languages
> User Membership type is now displayed in the main view.
Ratings and Reviews
This app is good but owner is freaking greedy since he did not say anything about subscriptions plan before downloading. It will be better if they charge one time app purchase, instead of hidden subscriptions. If you’re planning not to subscribe; it is worthless to download this app
SMSShield is a great app! Great idea as well great execution. Keep up, SMSShield team!
Does not work
So far not even 1 spam text has been blocked by this app. Spam text ( sms messages) continue to flood my phone. I am yet to find a successful sms spam blocker. Even this paid service does not do the trick.
- Taphive GmbH
- 13.7 MB
Requires iOS 11.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, Arabic, Italian, Portuguese
- Age Rating
- Rated 4+
- © Taphive GmbH
- In-App Purchases
- Classic $0.99
- Gold $5.99
- Silver $3.99
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.