05 Sep 2016

How does iPlum work?

05 Sep 2016

iPlum lets you message and call external contacts with a second phone number on your mobile. You get a real US phone number that works anywhere in the world.

The app is built on next generation cloud communications platform and works globally to connect with any landline or mobile phone no matter where you are.

You can also setup and manage iPlum for a group of users, using the cloud based console for iPlum business account.


  1. Business ready

  2. There are no annoying ads in the app and no spam pop ups. Your data is kept confidential. iPlum is your second number for business.

  3. U.S. phone number for only $1/month

  4. You get to choose a real phone number in a US area code. It is your unique number and not shared with anyone else. It creates a separate second line on your mobile phone or tablet. It costs only $1 per month.

  5. Free app-app calling, texting & unlimited toll-free calling

  6. iPlum app to app calling and multimedia texting are completely free and unlimited. Toll-free calls to US are free and unlimited.

  7. One cent US calling and texting to external numbers

  8. You can call or text external numbers at very low rates: 1 cent/minute for calling or 1 cent/text to any US number. Rates for calling other countries are 1 cent and up. Inbound call or text from external numbers to iPlum is only 1 cent, no matter where you are in the world. You can look up international rates for different countries in the iPlum App Settings.

  9. Proprietary adaptive data compression technology for calling

  10. iPlum works on Wi-Fi or 3G/4G/LTE and uses proprietary algorithms for delivering reliable, high quality voice while using minimum data bandwidth. So your data usage for roaming calls will be low when you are travelling internationally.

  11. Separate Voicemail

  12. iPlum Voicemail is separate from the voicemail on your mobile number. You can customize greetings for callers on your second line.

  13. Easy refill credits

  14. You get free 20 credits upon first time sign up. You can replenish credits for $10 (1,000) or $20 (2,000) purchase from Apple App Store, Google Play or directly using secure site https://my.iplum.com. One credit = One cent.

  15. Port-over existing number

  16. Transfer your existing business or residential mobile or landline phone number to iPlum and get same low rate of $1/month. So you get to keep the number while carrying only one phone.

  17. Business account

  18. You can set up an iPlum business account to manage phone numbers and credits for your users centrally from the cloud based console at https://my.iplum.com. Your group of users may be employees at the company or just your family members. There is no extra charge for business account.Read this FAQ to learn more about how iPlum business account works.

  19. Use any network globally

  20. iPlum works on any cellular or Wi-Fi network around the world. The app is available in 23 languages. You can call numbers in 200+ countries.

  21. Available on iOS and Android (Both Phones and Tablet)

  22. iPlum works on both iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. You can install iPlum on an iPad or a tablet and convert it into a smartphone for inbound and outbound calling and texting.