Vphonet is a free software which uses VOIP technology to make video conferences and voice calls over the internet. So with Vphonet all you need is just an internet connection and you can take benefit of this software. It consists of features like Sms messaging, video conferencing, video messaging etc.
Vphonet works with wireless broadband and Dsl. You can also make calls using your handset when it is plugged in your PC. Vphonet is a great free software but you will need to buy some credit to make calls from your PC to a phone. But PC to PC video conferencing is free for up to four users at a time i.e. three users can do video conferencing at a time.
You also have access to phone to phone service by which you can easily make international calls, that too at very cheap rates without purchasing those expensive calling cards. You just need a mobile or landline telephone to make international calls.
But for using pay as you go service you will need to upgrade your account. There are a lot of good features in this software like you can block unwanted calls, there is also a hands free mode, missed calls notification etc. With Vphonet’s high speed messaging service you can send Sms worldwide with ease.
Here are some features of Vphonet:
- You can enjoy free video and voice calling from Vphonet to Vphonet users.
- Option of free online and offline chat.
- You can send free online video messages to email or Computer.
- Free transferring of files between its users.
- Free video conferencing between four people.
How to do free video conferencing between Vphonet users. Its simple:
First of all you need to know that video conference is handled only by the conference master who makes the calls. There is a video calling window, you need to open it and dial the Vphonet number or you can also give username and then press the dial button.
When the person accepts the call then you have a video conferencing connection with him. But up to four people are supported at a time. For seeing your picture during conferencing you need to press Pip button. This feature is absolutely free in this software. You can also try DimDim for video conferencing free with up to 20 participants.
Vphonet is a good software to have if you talk frequently to your family and friends living abroad. It is free to use, so go ahead and give it a try.