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Free Ringtones: Extensive List of Web Sites for Ringtones

Regularly freshened list offers extensive Web site recommendations, warnings

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In addition our top five best Web sites for free ringtones and cheap ringtones, this is a regularly freshened list of the best and worst Web sites for cell phone ringtones.

The sites that have made this list have done so because they are trusted merchants with high-quality ringtones at excellent prices (free or cheap) for many cell phone carriers. Some are on here as warnings because they’re well-trafficked but low-quality or even deceptive.

These sites are listed in no particular order. Some have full reviews. Here’s how to download ringtones. Take our exclusive, 20-question test to reveal your best new cell phone.

1. Ringophone.com

Ringophone
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Instead of paying per ringtone and potentially experiencing a surprisingly larger bill than expected, Ringophone is in business to offer you thousands of ringtones with low-priced, all-you-can-download plans.

2. RingToneJukeBox.com

RingToneJukeBox
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While ringtone vendor RingToneJukeBox.com impresses in terms of its large ringtone selection and wide carrier and handset compatibility, its high pricing can be considered cause for concern.

3. MatrixM

Musical cell phone
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This site boasts thousands of “free ringtones” for the major cell phone carriers. But is it legit? Before visiting this ringtone vendor, read our full review on MatrixM and be empowered with the truth.

4. "Hot Ringtones" chart from Billboard Magazine

Billboard
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A regularly updated and comprehensive list of the hottest ringtones from Billboard Magazine.

5. MTV Mobile Ringtones

MTV Mobile
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Though the ringtones here are pricey, this is a regularly freshened list of ringtones from MTV Mobile.

6. CoolFreeRingtones.com

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CoolFreeRingtones.com does one thing and does it well: offer to you a wide array of free ringtones. Be prepared, though, to navigate a sea of advertisements to get to them.

7. Myxer

Myxer
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Make, share and download ringtones.

8. Phonezoo

Phonezoo
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Phonezoo allows you to easy create and download free custom ringtones.

9. tkgnet.com

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One of the first observations you might notice about this vendor is that it doesn’t even have its own logo. Even more, neither does it feature its own name anywhere except for in tiny print in its Web site footer. Read on before visiting this ringtone vendor.

10. Tones9.com

Tones9.com
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While Tones9.com has a decent library of free ringtones, the site’s mission is as much about trying to send you off site and into a subscription service as it is about providing you value on site. Read more about this vendor before spending any time there.
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