Programs for making calls: The best programs for making calls.
In a review of programs for making calls certainly could not miss it Skype, the most famous VoIP program in the world that allows you to call, video call and chat for free or at bargain prices. Skype> Skype calls are always free regardless of the device you use to make them, while calls made by Skype to real telephone accounts are paid but have extremely affordable rates. The application is available free of charge for all major operating systems for PCs and mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets. Download from here.
Nimbuzz is one of the best alternatives to Skype thanks to which you can phone, chat and make video calls free or at very low prices. The application is very easy to use and is compatible with all major hardware and software platforms, not only PCs but also smartphones and tablets. Calls made via the Internet to and from Nimbuzz users are completely free, while calls made by Nimbuzz to ordinary fixed and mobile telephone numbers are subject to charges. The rates are also very affordable for international calls, they are all listed on the program’s official website. Download from here.
Linphone it’s a free SIP and VoIP client designed to communicate free of charge via the Internet regardless of the hardware and software platforms used. The software, in fact, is available not only for computers equipped with Windows, Mac OS X and Linux but also for mobile devices (i.e. smartphones and tablets) equipped with iOS, Android, BlackBerry and WebOS operating systems. It has a very simple user interface and allows you to make free calls all over the world to all other users of the service. Unfortunately it does not support calls to ordinary telephone users. Download from here.
PoivY it’s a good one program to call multi-platform that allows you to make free or low-cost calls over the Internet. The service offers a promotional voucher to all new members through which it is possible to make 300 minutes of calls to Italian and international numbers (on an ordinary line) at no cost. After the promotion, however, like Skype and other similar solutions, it allows you to call other users of the service for free and to make national and international calls to standard users at low prices. The software is available for Windows, Mac OS X and mobile devices. Download from here.
VoxOx is a program that brings together the functions of a VoIP client with those of a program for the instant messaging. It supports all major IM services, such as Google Talk, Yahoo! Messenger and Facebook chat, and allows all registered users to make calls via the Internet for free. It also offers very convenient rates for calling standard telephone users and allows you to register a traditional telephone number (with the prefix of Rome, as far as Italy is concerned) through which to call and be called both via VoIP and via a standard telephone line. It is available for Windows, Mac OS X and mobile devices. Download from here.
Tango is an increasingly popular free application in the international arena that allows you to free phone and video calls through the Internet (not to standard telephone numbers). It is available for Windows and all major mobile operating systems (iPhone, Android, Windows Phone) and is extremely simple to use. It automatically recognizes, taking them from the phone book, the friends who use the service to be able to talk to them for free and registration takes a few seconds. Works on Wi-Fi, 3G and 4G. Download from here.