With the increasing popularity of internet call, we are becoming less and less dependent on mobile networks. You can get a data signal almost everywhere that you can get a mobile signal and most of us are around WiFi most of the time anyway. Technology has progressed to the point where we can now talk over the Internet almost as easily as we can talk on the phone. However, still a lot of people keep conservative attitude toward internet calling. Below are the most frequently asked questions and detailed explanations.
Is internet call safe?
Regular phone calls and SMS are delivered across unprotected phone networks and can be intercepted without your knowledge. TalkU uses encrypted data connection to transmit internet call, messages, and photos and videos. In this method of securing your communications, only the sender and receiver can access the message. The key to the encryption is known only by the sender and the recipient, and your message isn’t encrypted when it’s stored on the company server. It sits there, fully encrypted, and totally inaccessible to With high level encryption, no one – not even engineers of the company can intercept your calls and messages.
Some people are worried about poor quality with internet call since every call is made relayed on internet network. However, with technology advancing so much, call quality is no longer the pain of internet calls.
TalkU lets you make unlimited free phone calls over WiFi or 3G/4G data network without using cell minutes. Calls and texts between TalkU users are free. Voice calls are transmitted on TalkU’s high-quality dedicated VoIP network. With HD voice technologies, most free calls between TalkU users have superior clarity to existing regular phone service. The calls are labelled as crystal clear by massive users.
Is it really free?
Apart from free calling and texting, TalkU make it possible to call mobile or landline phone numbers in over 200 countries at quite low rates. Caller ID is supported so that the recipient knows who are calling. Compared to traditional calling cards, TalkU manages to save up to 90% on international calls.
When TalkU users make internet call and send texts to non-TalkU users, they need to pay with TalkU credits. TalkU credits can also be used to buy a real phone number on TalkU. Users can directly buy TalkU credits or earn free credits through activities such as daily check-in, watching videos, playing games and inviting friends to register for TalkU.