05 Jun 2017

Why choose iPlum?

05 Jun 2017

How does iPlum work?

iPlum gives you a second U.S., Canada or Toll-free number on your existing phone so that you don’t have to carry two devices. It creates a separate line with its own calling, texting, distinct ringtone and voicemail.

You get your dedicated phone number that works anywhere in the world. iPlum is built using next-generation cloud communications platform.

You can use your iPlum number with mobile app or using our unique call forwarding feature you can send your iPlum calls to ring any external mobile or landline number domestic or international.



How much iPlum costs?

Unlike some free service providers who use your calling and texting Metadata for indirect advertising, iPlum is a business class service. We respect your privacy and protect your information. It is never shared with any third party. You get complete peace of mind.

iPlum’s low cost service has transparent pricing with two components:

Phone Number

  • U.S. Number: $1 /month
  • Canada: $2 /month
  • Toll-free: $5 /month

Usage

iPlum app to app calling and multimedia texting are free and unlimited. Call to north america Toll-free numbers are also free and unlimited.

For calling & texting to external numbers you would buy iPlum credits in advance. They can be bought as part of monthly plan or standalone credits. You automatically get email notifications when low on credits.

1 credit = 1 cent

Rate for U.S. calls or texts: 1 cent/min or 1 cent/text.

Rates for international calling, texting or roaming are 1 cent and up. You can look up international rates for different countries in the iPlum app Settings.

(There are no additional taxes or surcharges.)



Are there any long term contracts?

No, our users have the freedom to start and stop iPlum low-cost service at will. There are no complicated contracts.




Can I get an iPlum number even if I am located Internationally?

Yes, you can get an iPlum low cost number even if you are located elsewhere in the world. iPlum makes that possible with our advanced communications platform.




Can I port my existing number into iPlum?

Yes, you can also port your existing U.S., Canada or Toll-free number into iPlum. Your rates are same as new number products at iPlum. How to port an existing number into iPlum?



Can I forward my iPlum calls to external mobile or landline numbers?

Yes, you can forward your iPlum calls to your landline or mobile phone numbers anywhere in the world. Call Forwarding can be setup in the iPlum app settings. iPlum’s unique call forwarding feature allows to ring three external numbers simultaneously. You can also setup time period of the day for call forwarding. How to setup call forwarding in iPlum?





I have employees, Can I setup a central account for allocating numbers and manage their billing?

Yes, you can set up an iPlum business team account to manage phone numbers and credits for your users centrally from the cloud-based console. Your group of users may be employees at the company or just your family members. There is no extra charge for a business account. How to setup an iPlum business team account?





Can I use iPlum on Wi-Fi or 3G/4G/LTE?

Yes, iPlum works on any Wi-Fi or 3G/4G/LTE network around the world and uses proprietary data compression algorithms for delivering reliable, high quality voice while using minimum data bandwidth. This is especially helpful when you are traveling.

iPlum app is available in 23 languages in 200+ countries.



Which mobile platforms does iPlum support?

iPlum works on both iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. In addition to getting a 2nd line on your smartphone, you can install iPlum on an iPad or a tablet and convert it into a smartphone for bidirectional calling and texting.






Helpful links:

How to setup iPlum online?

How to port an existing number into iPlum?

What is iPlum Toll-free number?

What is iPlum Canada number?

How to setup a business team account in iPlum?

How to setup multiple phone numbers in my iPlum account?

How to setup Call Forwarding from iPlum to an external number?

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