The Talk Home App provides international low cost calling to mobiles and landlines and SMS worldwide. Using your current mobile number, the app syncs with your devices contacts list to give you access to all your contacts.
After downloading and setting up the app, you’ll be able to start using the app on the go. Swipe left or right through the options to call, top up your app, check call rates, purchase a bundle for cheaper calls to selected countries, send instant app messages, adjust your app settings and more.
You can download the Talk Home App from your devices app store or choose from our downloads page. Once the download is complete, upon opening the app, follow the prompts to set up the app.
Call standard local and international mobiles and landlines from the Talk Home App using either a data connection or through a local access number. If your WiFi or mobile data connection is not reliable then you can switch to make calls using a local access number, this can be done within the app in ‘Settings’. If you call using a local access number, please ensure your current mobile or landline plan includes standard calls otherwise your providers standard call rates will apply.
Follow these steps to make an app call to any standard local, international mobiles and landlines.
No matter where you are in the world, you can make free app calls and send free in app messages to other Talk Home App users. To see who is eligible in your contacts list, look for the Talk Home logo next to their name. *We recommend using a Wi-Fi connection for app calls otherwise data charges will apply.
During the initial set up of the app, you will be prompted to allow the app to sync your current mobile contacts. Each time you add a contact to your phone book the Talk Home App will automatically add it so your contact will appear in the app when you are ready to call.
The app works over a WiFi or a data connection. However your mobile is connected, that’s the connection the app will use. If you are not connected to WiFi, check with your service provider for data charges or talk to us about joining our mobile network.
Send free in app messages to family and friends if they also have the Talk Home App. You can also send standard SMS to non-Talk Home App customers by following these steps:
Swipe to and select the ‘Top Up’ icon to add credit to your app.
Top up using a credit or debit card or PayPal:
You will receive a confirmation email once the transaction has been completed successfully.
Top up using a voucher purchased in store:
Our app bundles give you great value to our top destinations. Please make sure you have available credit on your account and follow these steps to buy an app bundle.
Swipe to and select ‘My App’. Here you can access your current balance, app pin, your app number, any active bundles balances and their expiry dates.
Tip: Stay on top of your usage and turn on low balance alerts in the ‘Settings’ section of the app.
Within Settings, you can switch your app calls between using 'Internet' to a 'Local Access Number'. You can also switch on balance alerts and select a value so the app will notify you when your balance is low.
You can send your app credit to another app user by taping on the transfer icon on your home screen. Select in app and send credit to any app user anywhere in the world. You need available credit on your account and any credit sent will be automatically deducted from your balance.
You can also top up any Pay As You Go phone in any country by selecting Airtime Transfer. You can select an amount and pay using your debit or credit card or PayPal account. You will be notified about fees before checkout so be careful as you go through the process first time. Make sure you fully understand how much credit will be transferred before sending.
Talk Home App calls and in app messages are free to other Talk Home App users. Invite friends and family to download and install the Talk Home App with your unique Plus One referral code and get £1 when they top up for the first time.
Invite your family and friends to join Talk Home by following these steps:
Your contact will receive an SMS invitation with your Plus One referral code. They’ll need to download the Talk Home App and enter your code when they set up the app for the first time on their mobile.