App in Focus: Libon – a free calling and messaging app
There are lots of apps in the App Store and Play Store right now that centers on free chat and calls. However, one stands out as it lets you directly call landlines and mobiles via WiFi for free or with cheap rates – Libon.
Like most popular apps in the market, Libon offers free calls and messages to other contacts who use Libon. All you need to do is register inside the app using your local mobile number.
Once registered, Libon provides you with free 10 minutes worth of calls which you can use for outgoing calls to non-Libon contacts. Once that is consumed you can invite your friends and get 5 minutes worth of out calls for each that joins.
Libon is an interesting app as it works in all networks even when you don’t have a signal. You can just dial from inside the app and it will connect almost instantly. Just make sure that you have a stable WiFi connection and you’re good to go.
Here are its top features:
* Works on Android, iPhone and iPod Touch
* Free, unlimited calls all over the world
* Ten Libon-Out bundles available on iPhone and Android, allowing users to call landlines and mobiles in over 140 destinations worldwide
* Users can purchase bundles on a pay-as-you-go basis as often as they like
* Bundle prices are one of the most competitive on the market
* Free visual voicemail, no matter what network you’re on
* HD-quality calls worldwide
* Unlimited customized voicemail greetings
* Total transcription of your voicemails
* Get an MP3 of your voicemails via emai
Libon is a free app developed by Orange Vallée, a subsidiary of French multinational telecommunications corporation Orange S.A. It currently works in more than 140 countries and is free to download in the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
For more details about Libon you may visit their website here.
Update: We’re running a small give-away with Libon. Check out the details below:
If you can call anybody in the world for free through Libon, who would you call and why? The 10 most creative comments wins the Libon packs each. Each Libon pack is worth Php1,000 minutes of free calls to any number that they can use to call anybody in the world.
Disclaimer: Subject to the country of residence, the minutes may vary slightly.