Android Mobile

Turn Your Android Mobile into a Walkie Talkie

Ever thought of turning your android mobile phone into a walkie talkie? There are a few apps available in android market which allows walkie-talkie type voice messaging. If you have tried Whatsapp, then you may have used the voice messaging which sends a short voice message to fellow whatsapp user. Talking about the “walkie-talkie” apps, I found two good apps:

  1. walkie-talkie
  2. TiKL – Touch To Talk
Both the apps have got similar user reviews – 4.2-4.3. Use of these apps is very clear. They use push to talk voice messaging platform.
1. walkie-talkie: Turn your mobile phone into a push-to-talk walkie-talkie! is a fun, useful, and free way to turn your mobile phone into a push-to-talk walkie-talkie.
This app features ( as written in app discription )
  1. Send and receive free voice notes and free text messages
  2. Stay in touch with family and close friends
  3. Simpler than a text message, but personal like a phone call
  4. Works on Android, iPhone, and other platforms
  5. Use it just like a push-to-talk (PTT) phone solves this by allowing you to send a voice note to any friend on your contact list — it works even if your friend doesn’t have installed yet and even if your friend doesn’t have an Android phone!

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2. TiKL – Touch To Talk : Instantly talk or text to one or a group of friends at once with the touch of a button. No setup needed, just have them in your phone contacts or as Facebook friends. Fast, simple and free – TiKL turns your phone into the ultimate Push To Talk (PTT) Walkie Talkie with instant messenger capability.
Features of this App:
  • Free, instant real-time one-on-one voice push-to-talk calls.
  • Free, instant real-time group voice push-to-talk calls.
  • Free, lightning fast one-on-one chat (instant text messaging) with delivery confirmation.
  • Free, lightning fast group chat (instant group text messaging) with individual delivery confirmation.
  • Uses data connection only. No voice minutes or SMS used for TiKL calls or chats.
  • Works across Android phones/tablets and iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch.
  • Works across carriers.
  • Works over WiFi, 3G, 4G, EDGE and GPRS.
  • Supports both phone contacts and Facebook friends.
  • Create shortcuts to TiKL simply by long pressing any blank space on your home screen.
  • What if their phone is off? No worries. TiKL automatically delivers your chat messages the moment their phone is turned on.
  • Named “Top Android Developer” by Google.
  • Featured in the book “Amazing Android Apps for Dummies”
  • Top Android and iOS communication/social app for years
  • Over 20 million users worldwide and counting

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Still confused which app to install? Thats all upon you, both apps are free. Download both of them, try them and keep the one you like the most or your friends use the most. 🙂

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