What is Beckon and why should I use it?
Beckon is a mobile application that allows you to make phone calls and send text messages to any other Beckon users for free! Beckon is available over WiFi or 3G/4G. Our sound quality is much better than a regular call. Once you and your friends install Beckon, you can use it to talk and message as much as you want. Talk, message, and group chat all for free! You can also call any number that doesn't have Beckon at low rates or even zero rates using BeckonOut.
What is BeckonOut?
BeckonOut lets Beckon users make calls at low rates or even free from smartphones to landlines or mobile numbers, even when they are not Beckon numbers. BeckonOut is currently only available on iPhone and Android devices.
Does it cost anything to use Beckon?
Beckon to Beckon messages and calls are completely free. You can also call any number that doesn't have Beckon at low rates or even free using BeckonOut.
Does Beckon works on my phone?
Beckon works on most Android, iPhone.
When you use Beckon on a 3G/4G network you may be charged by your carrier
How to start a Beckon to Beckon calling?
When you login Beckon, click the + symbol in the bottom of the home screen. You will go into the contacts list to find other Beckon users in your phone contacts. Then add the contacts to the call dock and click the call button. Or you can drag any Beckon call log image on the home screen to the call dock then click call button. Or you can use the dialpad to dial a number which is not in your contracts list but already a Beckon user.
Can I call all my friends at once?
You can make a group voice call with 3 or up to 100+ people using Beckon. If everyone in a call is Beckon contacts, group call with voice only is free of charge.
How to start a group calling?
Step 1. Create a new group chat, as described, or choose a group that you have created before from your home screen.
Step 2. Click Call group button. As soon as the first person answers the call notification, Beckon will continue ringing the people who did not answer the call yet.
Step 3. During a call, the participant who is speaking at a certain moment will be highlighted in dock.
Step 4. During a call, the participant can own their own mute through click the mute button. You also can mute other people. To do that, click the person’s image in the call dock and choose the mute function.
Step 5. You can also add additional people to a call, no matter if you are the host or not. Click + button and choose the people or dial the number you want to add, then click call button.
How to create a new group call?
Plan A. Click “+” button and choose the people you want to add from the Beckon contacts list to call dock. Call dock is at the bottom of the screen.
Plan B. Drag a recent call that you have created before from home screen to the call dock.
Plan C. you also can dial the number you want to call, then add to the call dock.
How I can call to any mobile ?
Invite your friends to use Beckon, then you can give your Beckon contacts a call/ group call. Meanwhile you earn the free out call minutes by inviting friends. You can use the free minutes to call the non-Beckon user’s mobiles or landlines.
How to call landline and mobile?
Create a new voice call, then Beckon will give you a dialogue and let you to choose the call mode. Just choose the Beckon Out call if you have the out call minutes balance.
Can Beckon be used in Windows phone?
Now, Beckon don’t support Windows phone.
Can I make a call in Bangladesh? And what is the rates to calling Bangladesh?
Now, Beckon Out call only support to call U.S.A., Canada, China, Japan,Korea,Thailand, India, Philippines, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore. : (