Making calls while overseas isn't exactly a piece of cake... well, if you care about the cash you're earning, that is. Roaming rates can vary from "wild" to "downright crazy," but Roamer's app-based call forwarding service aims to take some of the edge off. Roamer is a new iOS and Android app designed to bring to end to steep call roaming charges
globally. Available to download for free from the App Store and Google Play, Roamer is an app that saves users up to 90% on their call roaming bills abroad. The app uses local cellular networks that mean calls are high quality as Roamer enables users to 'forward' any mobile number to receive calls and make calls with Roamer app.
Here's the play-by-play:
Using Roamer couldn't be easier:
? 'Forward' mobile number that you'd like to use whilst abroad
? Once at your destination, install ANY local SIM with a minimum data plan
? Launch Roamer to make incoming calls from abroad reaching you (activation)
? Use Roamer to make calls abroad, including your home country, with your regular Caller ID
? Local calls are made with your local SIM as usual.
The key features of Roamer include:
? Use any mobile number to make & receive calls abroad
? Use of local cellular networks means Roamer can save users up to 90% on call charges whilst ensuring high quality calls - minimum GPRS-quality or Wi-Fi internet is required to activate the SIM card (done once) or to initiate the call abroad, once connected no data is required).
? Data roaming charges also less expensive with local SIM at destinations
? Roamer has all bases covered – receive a reminder to 'Forward' number before travelling, the app suggests stores to buy SIM cards, etc.
? Integrated with contact list
? Manage calls, cost and duration
Roamer is available to download for free on the App Store and Google Play, while Blackberry and Windows apps are in the pipeline. For more, check out the video below.