Thursday, 25 August 2011

Viber For Free Call from iPhone & Android

If you are tired of signing up for making voice call then Viber is out there to help you. You are not required to create any user name and password to login to your account for making voice call from your phone using Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP). Your phone number work as your user ID. It makes the call using VoIP and call can be made around the world. If the recipient is not using the Viber app then you will be making regular call. But you can invite people for using this app so next time you call them they can be contacted using VoIP.

Viber Media Inc the developer of an app for iPhone, iPad & Android phone recently launched this service and it has become very popular among users across the world. People use it to reduce their phone bill. Voice clarity is quite good. It works like other VoIP interface like Skype.

Is Viber call absolutely fee or Do I have to pay anything to make a call?

Viber does not charge any fee and it is absolutely from their side. But you will have to pay for the data used during call conversation or having text communication.

Can I make call using Viber from any phone?

No, currently iPhone and Android mobiles are allowed. Compatible Smartphone for using Viber are listed below.
  • HTC Desire
  • Motorola ATRIX
  • ZTE Blade
  • Motorola Milestone
  • HTC Desire HD
  • Samsung Galaxy Ace
  • HTC Desire Z
  • iPhone - 3G, 3GS & 4 with iOS 3.1.3, 4 or higher and latest iPod & iPad are also supported.
Do I need to register for using Viber?

Unlike other VoIP service providers you are not required to create username and password to make a call using Viber. Your phone number work as your identity. Before you can make a call using this app you will have to verify that you are the owner of the device from which you are making call, for this you will have to use access code provided by Viber. This is sent by SMS or via Call back when you download the app.

How do I know that I am making a Viber call or regular call?

Viber is an intelligent software it search for the people in your address book who are using the Viber app. You contacts using Viber will be displayed in Purple color.

How to download the the Viber App. and where it is located?

Viber app is available on iTune Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod and at Android Market for Android Mobile users. For downloading the app either you can visit the iTune Store or Android Market and search for Viber app or you can visit the official website of Viber and follow the download link given at the Viber website. If you want to download the app you can visit the link given below.

Viber for iPhone, iPad & iPod :

Viber App for Android Smartphone :

Does Viber work with every operator around the world?

There are some countries where some service providers have blocked access to Viber. You can learn in detail from the official website of Viber about the countries and operator which have blocked Viber. From Viber website you can learn about the countries which block call when made through Viber. You can check the operator and countries which block the Viber Call by visiting the relevant link on website.

I do not own iPhone/Android Mobile, can I make call using Viber app?

No, Currently only iPhone and Android Smartphone are supported, but Viber plans to make its service available to Symbian, BlackBerry, Window Mobiles and PC users.

If you want to use the Viber app then you can visit the official website of Viber and learn about its service. Viber blog provides useful information about app and its future plan. You can regularly visit the official blog to find the latest news and release.

Viber Apps for Blackberry, Symbian OS, Window Phone & Desktop is under development. User of these posts and those who wish to used the Viber App for making free call they will have to wait unless the requisite app for these products is released. Those who are looking for the latest development and information about the future release they can find it from the the Viber knowledge base. If you have any trouble related to apps installation, compatibility issue, technical issue etc. then you can browse the help section for solution. You can stay connected with Viber and follow them for latest updates through social media sites Twitter & Facebook.

Let us know about your experience about Viber. Is it better than other VoIP service providers for making free call.

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  1. Hi,

    This is a member of the Viber Development Team!
    Thank you for your great review of Viber. We are very happy to see that so many people worldwide take interest in our application.

    About the paragraph that deals with Payment - it is important to note that even the data that users pay when using Viber is the data charges from the mobile company's side, and not by Viber.

    If anyone has any questions/suggestions for Viber, please feel free to write, and we will address them shortly.

  2. Thanks Viber Team for Responding. A great service in deed for free calling

  3. waiting for this apps to work in all blackberry flatform.