Best iPhone apps for international calling

iOS – Apple’s operating system for the iPhone – is the second most popular mobile platform in the world. If you’re reading this on a smartphone, there’s a good chance it’s an iPhone.

As awesome as iOS is, its strength is also its downside – too many choices of apps. There are over 1.5 million apps on the Apple App Store so it can get confusing to pick the right one sometimes. Here we will focus on our specialty – international calling. If you want to place an international phone call, what are your options? What are the pros and cons of each app and which is the best?

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Ditching Google Voice? Let’s talk alternatives

Google is one of the top five largest companies in the world. Naturally, they offer lots of various services – search engines, email, cloud storage, etc. However, have you heard of one of their lesser known services – Google Voice?

Google Voice has appeared on the market in the past decade as Google’s option for making internet-based calls. Despite some early hiccups, it has become a popular option for people looking to make calls – including international calls – using the internet. After all, since it’s made by Google, it’s gotta be great, right? Let’s talk about what indeed makes Google Voice pretty cool but also what might not make it the best choice for certain users.

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Android international calls

Cheap international calling apps for Android

Android is the world’s most popular mobile operating system. With over 2 billion active devices around the globe, there is a good chance you or someone you know own an Android.

Navigating Android’s app store – Google Play – is not for the faint of heart. With an overwhelming number of apps and options to choose from, it’s easy to get lost in the details. However, when it comes to finding the best international calling app for Android we’ve got you covered. Let’s look at the various options out there and compare their pros and cons.

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WiFi calling abroad – Pros and Cons

When Skype was released in 2003, it turned the telecommunications world upside down. The ability to use your computer to make a call (video or audio) to another computer over the internet was revolutionary. Call anywhere in the world with an internet connection and avoid crazy phone bills – sounds incredible, right?

Since then, the field of “VoIP” – Voice over Internet Protocol – has grown into a multitude of diverse and unique offerings.

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