We know it’s important to stay connected whenever you’re away. But roaming is always too expensive even if you buy special roaming packages, especially when it comes to mobile data transmission.
Stay in touch with all of AVO users absolutely free of charge
Your number will be available for calls even if your put a different SIM in your phone
Incoming calls are free and outgoing calls to anywhere in the world are inexpensive
Install our application, register your phone number, and update the settings. When you arrive to a new country, buy a local SIM card with cheap internet access. Even with a new SIM card, your regular mobile number will remain active. You’ll be able to accept incoming calls and make outgoing calls via AVO app.
Keep your number when you change SIM card
When you buy a local SIM card for cheap internet access, you keep the ability to use your regular mobile number to stay in touch. The number will be active via the app, both for incoming and outgoing calls.
Synchronized with your phone contacts
The list of AVO contacts is a full duplicate of your phone’s Contacts List. This allows you to easily call your friends, relatives and partners right from the app. They will see it as a call from your mobile number.
Universal tariffs anywhere in the world
You will no longer have to double check the price of minutes depending on the country of residence. Your call home will cost the same, whether you’re vacationing in Thailand, or doing business in London.
You’ll be able to make or accept calls with any internet connection. AVO works equally well via mobile internet with local SIM card (3G/LTE), and via free Wi-Fi at your hotel or cafe.
If you are a subscriber of one of the mobile carriers in marked countries, most probably incoming calls feature is working for you. Try it!
How do I use AVO?
-Download and install the app from AppStore or GooglePlay;
-Launch the app and register with your mobile phone number;
-Confirm the number with the text message code that we’ll send you;
-Follow the instructions for set-up.
Now, when you find yourself in a different country, you can use a local SIM card with mobile internet access or connect to Wi-Fi, and all of the incoming calls to your regular mobile number will be accepted through AVO app. You will also be able to call your friends and relatives using AVO
Can I use AVO without buying a local SIM card for the trip?
Yes you can, as long as you’re connected to Wi-Fi! In order to do that, turn the Airplane Mode on and then connect to the available Wi-Fi network.
How much does a minute of incoming call cost in AVO?
All of the incoming calls in AVO are free. You need to check price for forwarding calls from your mobile operator.
Will I be able to send and receive text messages using AVO?
So far there is no text messaging capability for your regular mobile number in AVO, but we are working on this.
What will happen if I don’t have internet access when a call comes through AVO?
If you had no internet connection when an incoming call was made, you will receive a notification of the missed call when you connect to the internet the next time. Information on the missed call will be reflected in your Call History, so you’ll be able to call back.
What’s the difference between AVO and all those other calling programs?
In addition to cheap outgoing calls and free calls inside of AVO, AVO users can accept calls to the regular mobile number without paying roaming charges.
What’s the call quality like?
The quality of the call depends directly on the quality of your internet connection. If you are connected to a Wi-Fi access point or using a SIM card with mobile internet and good coverage, then the call quality will be good.
Can I use AVO for free?
Yes. You’ll be able to accept incoming calls, including those made to your regular mobile number, and communicate for free with other AVO users, but you won’t be able to make calls to other phone numbers.
What’s the difference between the tariff plans?
The tariffs differ by the price of outgoing call minutes. The greater the tariff cost, the less the price of outgoing minutes. The Basic tariff costs $3, and there is no discount on the price of outgoing calls. The Tourist tariff costs $10 and you get a 40% discount on the price of calls. Businessman tariff costs $30 and discount is 50%, and the Expat tariff costs $50 with a discount of 70%.