The popular mobile messaging service, WhatsApp, has started to make the free calling feature easier to all of its users in Android and iOS (with version 2.11.508 of the application). On Friday, March 27, several users saw this function enabled on their smartphones and with it the cycle of invitation calls began.
Screenshots of this new feature appeared on Reddit, and interest in getting free calls spread. It is very easy to use and at a ridiculous cost (it only uses data and it is totally free if you use a free network or wifi)
How to activate WhatsApp calls step by step
In this tutorial we will see how to activate WhatsApp calls.
If you don't know how to install this new feature, please follow the steps below:
Minimum requirements to install WhatsApp calls:
- Android version 2.1 or higher. For iPhones or other iOS devices, beta version 126.96.36.199 is required.
- Active Internet connection.
- Do not use a tablet.
How to enable WhatsApp calls on Android users
In order to enable this feature, customers of Android They must update the application they have installed on their smartphones to have the latest version.
- Click here! to download the latest version of Whatsapp, with which you can make calls.
After that, the free WhatsApp calls will be activated, although No. it will work until the next step.
Once the application itself is updated, it is essential to find another user who already enjoys this function and ask them to call us.
- WhatsApp has imposed this rule of activation by invitation to avoid saturating the network.
This will activate the voice calls on WhatsApp definitively, that is, you can now make calls to your contacts as long as both of you have an Internet connection.
Remember the cost of calls in relation to data costs:
One minute of a WhatsApp call takes about 0,15 - 0,20 MB with a 3G connection. This implies a 5 minute call consumes 1 MB. You also have to bear in mind that with a 3G network the quality is decent, not so in a 2G, where the consumption is even higher (0,35 MB per minute).
It is advisable to skip this feature if you don't have a fee of at least 1GB per month.
And you, have you already enjoyed thes free WhatsApp calls? Do not hesitate to activate them with this step by step tutorial!
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