Messaging#7 in Social Networking
Telegram is clean — no analytics, no trackers, nothing to report. Telegram does not request permission to track you across apps and websites.
Telegram's Privacy Rating is A. We found 0 different third-party trackers in the Telegram app, and there were 0 attempted tracking connections detected during our test.
Blocked tracking attempts.
How was tracker testing done?
Tested using Lockdown v1.2.4.
What was done during the test?
Normal initial app launch, user onboarding, and nothing! No trackers, whatsoever - even after a few minutes of digging through settings and enabling every feature possible.
How many tracking attempts each time the app is opened?
Did user give consent to tracking before tracking started?
No, no need.