AT&T Brings More Choice to International Calling with New Mobile App
Dallas, Texas, November 08, 2011
AT&T* smartphone customers now have another way to stay in touch with family and friends abroad. Introducing AT&T Call International – a free mobile VoIP app – providing international long distance (ILD) calling at low, competitive rates.
Developed with and operated by 8x8 Inc. (Nasdaq: EGHT), a provider of innovative business communications solutions, AT&T smartphone** customers can use the app to make calls from the U.S. to international numbers; and when abroad, customers will benefit from the same low rates using the app over Wi-Fi**. Countries and rates are available at www.att.com/callinternational.
The app provides simple, step-by-step instructions to establish an AT&T Call International account. Once established, customers can immediately make international calls through the app by either dialing directly or by accessing their existing contacts list. All calls are billed directly to the customer’s credit card.
The AT&T Call International app is available today as a free download in Android Market, BlackBerry AppWorld and more.
For information on other AT&T international services, including discount roaming packages for data, messaging and voice, as well as travel tips, visit www.att.com/global.
**If you are placing a call from abroad, you must be connected to a Wi-Fi hotspot in an available country. For a list of available countries, see www.att.com/callinternational.
***AT&T Call International is currently available to iPhone, BlackBerry and Android smartphones. For a complete list of compatible devices, see www.att.com/callinternational. Wi-Fi roaming is only available on iPhone and Android smartphones.Regular airtime rates apply when calling from the U.S., Puerto Rico and U.S.V.I. A small amount of domestic data usage also applies when connecting a call. Calls to wireless numbers and numbers for special services such as Premium Rated Services may cost more than calls to wireline numbers. For a complete list of rates, view the “International Calling Rates” Information under the “My Account” section of the App or visit www.att.com/callinternational.