At a point, you will face signals issues, whether you’re in a bad spot or have a bad reception. In this situation, it is problematic to make or receive a call. Therefore, we have compiled five ways to place a call even without the signals.
5 Ways to Make Phone Call Without Sim Card or Service Provider
Below are the best 5 tested ways to make a phone call without sim card and service provider – only by using your internet connection:
1. Use WiFi Calling to Make Free Phone Call
No cell signal doesn’t mean you can’t place a call. Another way of placing a call is to use the internet. Just connect to the WiFi and start calling your friends and family. But please make sure that your phone supports WiFi calling. In order to check if your phone support WiFi calling – go to your nearest carrier center.
2. Use Facetime Audio to Make Free Calls
iPhone owners probably know of a little feature called Facetime. Facetime is like Skype but exclusively for Apple devices. Where Facetime use video calling, you have the option to opt out for audio only; as it does not require a good cell reception or even a good internet connection you can use it without sim card or service provider.
How can you access the Facetime Audio option?
Launch the Facetime app, find the person you want to talk to, from the contact screen click the ‘i’ from the right of their name. Contact information screen will appear, just scroll down until the Facetime option appears. Then, click on the phone icon.
Note: You can only contact users that have Facetime which are all Apple users, and they have enabled the option.
3. Use Skype to make free Calls
Skype is a universal app for video and audio calling. You can call to other Skype users for free, but if you want to call a landline or cellphone you have to use the Skype minutes. The minutes can be purchased from the Skype app itself. These credits are very helpful for calling internationally as they offer best competitive rates. You can use Skype without sim card – just you need to have an internet connection and a Skype username to sign in on your device.
4. Use Facebook Messenger Voice Call
With the launch of Facebook Messenger app, an app for chatting with your FB friends. They also have a feature where you can make a video or an audio call. In order to start a phone call from the Facebook Messenger app just launch the app and tap on the name of the Facebook friend, you’d like to call. In the next display, you will see any talks you’ve had with this friend over Facebook Messenger app. In the upper right corner, tap the phone icon to make an audio call to this friend. The call will be made over the internet whether you’re using your Data or connected to the WiFi.
5. Use WiFi Calling Apps
You can always install different apps that allow you to make calls over the internet and doesn’t require any phone signal. But in order to use such apps one needs to have a decent internet connection for audio calls but if you want to place video calls over these apps, make sure your internet have a strong connection. Below are few apps you can use to make calls over the WiFi:
- Google Hangouts
Let us know what app you’re using to place calls over WiFi in the comments.