Calls between Dingtone users are unlimitedly free. Calls to landline and mobile are paid with credits. But it is very easy to earn a lot of credits to make free calls and send messages to regular phones, you could even enjoy free international calls.
2. How to make international and local calls
If you want to make an international long distance call, enter the “Call” dial pad, select the country code on the upper left corner then dial the number: area code (no need to add 0 before area code) + phone number. If you are making local free calls, just dial the number directly.
Follow these steps: Tap “More” - “Get a Dingtone Phone number” – Enter area code (i.e. New York – 917) – Select phone number, and get a real Dingtone phone number. At present, Dingtone provides phone numbers for United States, Canada and United Kingdom. Numbers from European countries, such as Belgium, will soon be available.
What to do about missed phone calls? Let Dingtone voicemail handle them! Once you have a Dingtone phone number, you can then set up your voicemail. Tap “More” – “Settings” – “Call Settings” – “Set up Voicemail” – “Open Voicemail”. You can use the default greeting or record your own personalized greeting.
You can also set up call forwarding for your Dingtone phone number. Tap “More” – “Settings” – “Call Settings” – “Set up Call Forwarding” and enter the phone number you want your calls forwarded to.
Tap “More” – “Settings” – “Call Settings” – “Caller ID”. If you have more than one phone number, select the number you want to be displayed. If you don’t wish to display any phone number, you can select “Anonymous”.
Tired of getting called by annoying telemarketers? Dingtone lets you block calls and texts from unknown numbers. Tap “More” – “Settings” – “Call Settings” – “Set up Call Block”. Dingtone not only blocks unknown phone numbers, but can also block any number you specify.
Did you know you can select different ringtones for Dingtone? Tap “More” – “Settings” – “Notification Settings”. Not only can you select your desired ringtone, but you can also configure alerts for incoming messages. If you’ve completed your configurations but you still do not hear alerts from Dingtone, then please check your phone settings and enable push notifications for Dingtone.