18:03 03 April 2017
Say goodbye to expensive overseas voice calls by taking advantage of a good VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) service. This transmits voice and multimedia content over the Internet and is much cheaper when compared to conventional voice calls.
To use VoIP, pick the best VoIP app and ask your family, friends and colleagues to install the same app to enjoy unlimited video and voice calls. Your options when choosing the best service include the following:
WhatsCall VoIP app by Cheetah Mobile Cloud
With over 10 million downloads, it is currently the best rated app on the Android app store. As long as you have reliable Internet or LTE connection, you can enjoy free international calls as well as send photos, text and voice messages to your WhatsCall contacts. The service enables you to call international landline and phone numbers through credits, which you can earn via the various in-app tasks, treasure hunts, or by playing games.
Just like WhatsCall, Primo provides overseas calls and messaging and allows you to avail of video chatting and file sharing with ease. First-time users are provided with 30 minutes of free trial credits. They can then avail of low calling rates or monthly packages ranging from $4.99 to $9.99.
Skype is currently the most widely used Internet calling app with over 500 million downloads. It offers instant messaging and international calling packages. It is easy to set up and offers free trial month credits for new users which can be used to call phone numbers across the globe and landlines. Afterwards, users can either opt for credits from the Skype store or buy monthly calling subscriptions.
TalkU Free Calls
This app allows you to make free and cheap phone calls to any landline or mobile number over Internet. Users can earn free credits by downloading sponsored apps and games or purchase credits using credit or debit card. The app gives you the option to block unwanted calls, forward calls to any phone number, and place conference calls with up to eight participants.