NumLookup vs. Spokeo

Hey there, tech enthusiasts! Ever received a mysterious call or text and thought, "Who on Earth is that?" Well, you're not alone. Enter the fascinating world of reverse phone lookup — a nifty tool that lets you identify the person behind a mystery number. Today, we're putting two of the most popular services, NumLookup and Spokeo, side by side to see which one reigns supreme in this department. So, buckle up, grab your favorite beverage, and let's dive in!

First Impressions: Interface & Design

  • NumLookup: Kicking off with NumLookup, the platform offers a clean, no-fuss interface. Just key in the number, hit the search button, and bam, you get your results. It's straightforward, making it perfect for those who just want to get down to business without any distractions.
  • Spokeo: On the other hand, Spokeo opts for a slightly more detailed layout. There are additional options and more visuals. The site does more than just reverse phone lookups, which is evident from its layout. So, if you're someone who enjoys a bit more info on your dashboard, Spokeo might just tickle your fancy.


  • NumLookup: NumLookup's claim to fame is it's accuracy for phone lookups. Our main focus continues to be our free reverse phone lookup service.
  • Spokeo: While we could not test the accuracy of Spokeo - given that the reports are behind a paid wall, we encourage readers to perform their own tests.

Pricing (because we all love a good deal, right?)

  • NumLookup: The biggest plus for many is that it's free. Yes, that's right. Zip, zilch, nada. It's great for those quick, one-off checks.
  • Spokeo: Spokeo comes with a price tag. Depending on the depth of information and duration of access you need, you'll have to shell out a few bucks. But for the comprehensive details and higher accuracy, many find it a worthwhile investment.


So, which one's for you? If you're someone who just needs a quick name behind a number and doesn't want to spend a dime, NumLookup is your buddy.

At the end of the day, it's about what suits your needs best. Try them both out, see which one feels right, and happy investigating!