Although emails have greatly reduced the usage of fax messages, they have not become obsolete. You don’t have to search for a fax machine in order to send a fax and it can be done easily from your iPhone as there are many apps available for it. The popular Fax apps are given below:
Best Fax Apps for your Phone
Let’s start with the first one.
iFax is a popular app for sending secured fax messages and is developed by Maplewoods Associates Ltd. It is available in English and Chinese. The main features of the app include sending fax by importing documents from mail or downloading from the web, supporting various file formats like PDF, DOC, XLS, JPG etc, unlimited inbound faxing, integration with DropBox, customizable templates for the cover page, option for adding the company logo, confirmation email for the sent fax messages etc.
eFax is used for sending or receiving fax messages from your efax account. It is developed by j2 Global Communications, Inc and it is available in many languages like English, French, Italian, Japanese and Spanish. The main features of the app include sending fax by using files from email, cloud storage, camera etc, adding electronic signatures to the document, adding personalized covering sheets for the fax message etc.
FaxBurner is a free app for sending and receiving fax messages on your iPhone. It is developed by Paul Rydell and is available in English. The main features of the app include sending fax by attaching images from the camera or photo library, attaching cover sheet note for the message, adding electronic signature for the documents, integration with your email and dropbox etc.
JotNotFax is a popular app which turns your iPhone easily to a fax machine. It is developed by MobiTech 3000 LLC and is available in many languages like English, Spanish, Chinese, French, German, Italian etc. It is used to send PDF documents to any fax number in US or Canada by clicking the send button.
5. PC Fax
PC Fax is a popular app for sending faxes to more than 50 countries in the world. It is developed by FAX.de GmbH and is available in English, German and Spanish. The main features of the app include sending fax messages by using the images in the camera or image library, PDF documents or simply typing the text. The app does not require any registration and one page can be sent per day for free of cost.
6. MaxEmail Fax
MaxEmail Fax app is used for sending or receiving faxes if one have a maxEmail subscription. The app is developed by Integrated Global Concepts, Inc and is available in English and German. The main features of the app include sending fax messages by using the images in the camera or library or attaching PDF files from email or cloud storage, option for adding cover page, email confirmation for the sent fax message etc.
7. Genius Fax
Genius Fax is a popular app for sending fax easily from your iPhone to many countries in the world. It is developed by The Grizzly Labs and is available in over 20 languages. The main features of the app include sending fax by choosing the file from the phone library or cloud storage or email attachment, option for adding cover page, viewing the history of the sent faxes etc.
PamFax app is developed by Scendix Software and is used for easily sending fax messages from your iPhone. The main features of the app include sending fax messages by importing the files from email or cloud storage, full encryption of the data etc.
9. MetroFax Mobile
MetroFax Mobile app is developed by MetroFax Inc and is available in English. The main features of the app include sending fax from the file in your iPhone or importing from cloud storage or using email attachments, integration with drop box, support for Apple air print, dedicated toll free fax number, option for resending the fax, viewing history of all sent and received fax messages etc.
10. Doc Scan
Doc Scan is developed by IFunPlay Co. Ltd and is available in English. It is used not only for scanning the paper documents but also for sending them as fax messages to over 100 countries in the world with the single push of a button. Status of the sent fax is also notified in this app.
So, there you have it. The best phone-fax apps that’ll help your office processes a little bit more easier!
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