Smartphones have made easy for users to stay connected with their loved ones through VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) and video calls while on Go. VOIP is free of charge, requires high Internet connection and you pay only for the Internet connection. Android devices which have front-facing camera lets you to do video calls also. We will be going through the Android apps to do video and voice calls.
For Android users, here is the list of some best VOIP apps and video calling apps available in Google Play.
1. Skype: Skype is of the best and popular free VOIP app for Android. With Skype for Android you will be able to make free Skype video calls, send instant messages and voice calls via 3G or Wi-Fi. You can also make low-cost calls and send SMS messages to any iPhone, Mac or PC user from your Android. Skype for Android works best with Android 2.3 or above due to the reason that they can use both front and rear-facing cameras.
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Viber is simple app to use and is also available iPhone, Blackberry, Windows Phone users. It lets you to make free VoIP calls, send free text and photo messages to your family and friends. The app boasts of over 140 million users.
3. MobileVOIP: MobileVOIP lets you to make cheap national or international calls and save money. It offers free 3G calls or WiFi calls for Android along with with devices.
To save money on international calls you will be required to register with any of supported VOIP brands after installing the app on your Android device.
4. Fring: Fring is a popular app for calling your friends in a group of four. It lets you to make free calls, group Calls, texting, video and more. Fring lets you to make high quality video chat because of its video calling DVQ technology which provides the users with best video and audio quality by automatically adjusting to your data connectivity.
5. Tango: Tango lets you to do both video/voice call for free from your Android. By creating a free Account after installing Tango on your device you can make highest quality video calls, phone calls, send text messages, share pictures and more for free. Call over 3G, 4G, and Wi-Fi connection is free for users, no extra charge.
6. ooVoo Video Call : ooVoo lets you to make free video calls, voice calls, and send instant messages. With ooVoo you can make best HD quality video calls to your Facebook friends, Twitter followers and family. The app lets you to view 4 friends on 1 screen.
7. Linphone Video: Linphone Video is being developed by Belledonne Communications which is Open-source and compatible with the SIP protocol. Make free video and voice calls to your friends and family. The app now supports text messaging feature (chat) with delivery status notification, multiple calls and audio conferencing.
8. Goji: Make a high quality video and voice call for free from Goji easily. Send free text messages or audio messages, photos and videos to your friends and get notified for incoming calls and messages.
Which is your favorite Android app to do VOIP and video calls ?