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How To Answer Calls on Android Phone without Swipe [Guide]

by Fahad Saleem
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Just imagine that you are busy in eating oily food, and your phone rings up. You can’t touch your smartphone directly, since it would get dirty from your hands. If you don’t have enough time to clean your hands, and pick up call, then you should utilize some intelligent feature to answer calls on Android smartphone without swipe. This article discusses an interesting method to answer calls on your Android phone without touching the screen or even the phone.

How to Answer Calls on Android Smartphone Without Touching Screen

You can easily answer calls without touching the screen using the Easy Answer app for Android smartphones. This wonderful app allows you to answer and silence incoming calls. You can also end the ongoing call without even touching the screen. Optionally, you can also enable the speakers automatically while answering the call with the Easy Answer gesture. This feature becomes quite handy when you have dirty hands, you are wearing loves, or you are unable to touch the screen. This app is also easy to switch off when you don’t need it. You don’t even need to uninstall it. You can enable the selected gestures when you toggle it on the next time around.


You can answer calls by simply raising the phone to your ear when you choose “On Ear” as the answering gesture. You can also end the call by simply lifting the phone away from your ear, which requires “Off Ear” as ending gesture. If you want to silence the ringing, just put your hand close to the screen, slide your hand across the screen without touching it, or flip the phone if it lies on the table. All the available silencing gestures require choosing “Close Proximity”.

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If your phone lies on the table most of the times, and you love to use speaker, then enable the speaker from the Easy Answer options and then answer. You can end the call by putting your hand close to the screen. You need to slide your hand across the screen without touching it, which requires choosing “Close Proximity” as answering and the ending gesture. This feature is also good when you are driving a car, and have to answer an important call.

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You must be very careful while using this feature since you may accidentally end call while putting your phone away for a moment if you are using “Off Ear” as an ending gesture. This situation arises when you have to hand over the phone to someone else while the call is still going on.

Easy Answer hasn’t been tested on Android 4.1 or higher versions. It may not work properly on these devices. Moreover, it may also malfunction when you are using this app with headsets or similar accessories.

In short, Easy Answer is a wonderful app to answer calls on Android phone without swipe with the help of smart gestures. Now, you can answer or end calls easily using this amazing Android app.

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