Hike Messenger Free voice calling facility now available in India. This option newly launched by the Hike with Hike Calls. So users of this app can carry out call for free, over 2G, 3G and Wi-Fi and across the globe in over 200 countries.
Another option is US based Zip Phone which allows voice calling globally with an internet connection. The voice calling feature of Hike Messenger is presently coming to Android only. No details are available about the launch for iOS, BlackBerry and Windows platforms.
If you want to make a call free via Hike Messenger, just open the friend’s profile you need to call and then click on the dialer icon. according to company, every calling option is optimized to consume very little data, giving users more calling minutes per MB of data used.
This calling is meant for Hike-to-Hike calls, and can be used on 2G, 3G and Wi-Fi networks. It promising more calling minutes per megabyte compared to competing services. The company also lists a version on its site, which can be sideloaded by users. Hike is a famous joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and SoftBank Corporation.
WhatsApp is still working on the development of voice calling facility and Hike Messenger Free voice calling is definitely a great challenge for the WhatsApp. Hike has more than 35 million users in India and the company secured $65 million in funding from BSB and Tiger Global in August last year.