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Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by q4norm, Feb 4, 2011.

  1. q4norm

    q4norm Lurker
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    I am looking for the least technically daunting way to make and recieve calls on an android phone when there is only a wifi connection available, and no cell signal at al (This will be the situation where I am travelling to)

    Please let me know your thoughts and suggestions

    Thanks in advance!

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  2. madviper20

    madviper20 Newbie

    skype and all support voice calls... thats one way of TALKING on the internet.. but i dont think there's any app that might provide any help to simple call mobile lines..
  3. tiredhiker

    tiredhiker Well-Known Member

    I work in Vietnam and call home using Sipdroid as my softphone and Gizmo5 and Voip.ms as my Sip providers. Cost of call back to the states is 1 cents a minute. I just downloaded a new program called NetTalk that says you can call the USA and Canada for free but I have not tested it yet.
  4. Archphoto

    Archphoto Guest

    I too suggest Skype - free if the other party is also using Skype; cheaper than mobile calls if calling landlines or mobiles.

    I also use to send sms - depending where I'm sending to, often cheaper than my telco as well!
  5. jedi_m

    jedi_m Lurker

    What's your experience with NetTalk? I am trying it from couple of days and it's working acceptable for me.

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