AT&T International Calling and 011Now Calling

AT&T International Calling

AT&T is a multinational corporation bases in Dallas, Texas and the biggest provider of mobile/fixed telephony in the United States. AT&T also provides television services for its subscribers, being a global player in the telecommunications niche.

AT&T is the global leader in wireless communications; it offers global coverage for its subscribers and it was the first US carrier to offer international LTE data roaming.

One of the most important services in AT&T’s portfolio is the International Calling service with AT&T World. With AT&T world, the world is in your pocket, because with this feature, you can talk and text to your family and friends, worldwide. You will be able to stay connected at all times and you’ll benefit from excellent rates, also you will dial your desired number directly from your mobile phone at anytime, anywhere.

For smartphone users, making long distance or international calls with AT&T is very easy with the dedicated app, which is now available for all platforms: Android, iPhone, Windows Phone and Blackberry.

The app’s main features are:

  • very low international calling rates from within the United States to over 220 countries worldwide
  • also, there are no monthly charges, no need for a prepaid balance or packages of minutes included in your monthly plan
  • you will be billed very conveniently directly to your credit card
  • you will be able to manage your own online account and billing will be almost near real-time
  • if you’re travelling abroad, you will be able to make calls over Wi-Fi in many countries, if you’re using an Android or an iPhone.

For example, using International Long Distance calling, you will benefit from the following rates:

  • calling to China for as low as $0.04/minute on both wireline and wireless
  • calling to France, for $0.04/minute on wireline and $0.21/minute on wireless
  • calling to Germany for $0.04/minute on wireline and $0.26/minute on wireless
  • calling to India for just $0.09/minute both on wireline and wireless
  • calling to Mexico for $0.08/minute on wireline and $0.23/minute on wireless
  • calling to the United Kingdom for only $0.04/minute on wireline and $0.27/minute on wireless

And so on.

AT&T International Calling

To get started with your AT&T, first you’ll have to create an online account, you will receive your registrations SMS, a link from where you’ll have to download and install the app and that’s it, you’ll be ready to start making calls in no time.

Now, let’s take a look at the benefits of International Long Distance Calling using AT&T services.

  • with Long Distance Calling, you will get discounted rates for over 225 countries, when calling from within the United States
  • you will be able to dial directly from your phone
  • you’ll benefit from state of the art call quality

Let’s take a look at the main plans from AT&T for International Long Distance Calling:

AT&T Latin America Talk and Text

This plan is dedicated to those who are making calls in Latin America on regular basis. With the Talk&Text plan, you’ll benefit from affordable dialing rates and an unlimited number of messages to 8 of the most important countries in Latin America for the same price. What’s included in the package:

  • just $0.01/minute for Mexico calls and $0.09/minute to selected Latin America Countries
  • calling to land lines/mobile networks for the same affordable rate
  • you’ll benefit from unlimited SMS to all these countries in Latin America

AT&T Latin America Talk&Text is available for just $10/month and it allows you excellent calling rates for Colombia, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Venezuela. For all other countries, you’ll benefit from discounted world connect rates and pay per use rates.

011Now International Calling

Keep in mind that if you’re calling on average under 60 minutes per month to Mexico or you’re calling more often in other countries, such as Colombia, you will be better using 011Now as your long distance calls provider. 011Now offers rates to Mexico City as low as 1.8 cents/minute and to Colombia for just $0.02/minute and it doesn’t require a contract, also there are no additional/hidden fees and you will benefit from a free trial. If you are using a smartphone, an Apple or an Android device, making calls to Mexico will be a pleasure with the very easy to use interface in the 011Now app.

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AT&T Viva Mexico Plans

With Viva Mexico, you’ll have all the benefits of an AT&T Nation plan, but minus long distance/roaming charges for your voice calls, when calling Mexico from the United States.

Viva Mexico includes:

  • Rollover Minutes
  • 1000 Minutes Night and Weekend and Anytime Minutes usable in Mexico and the US
  • the possibility to call Mobile to Mobile to any Wireless customer (United States Only).

There are two types of plans for Viva Mexico, Individual Plans, ranging from $54.99/month and $214/month and Family Talk Plans, ranging from $84/month to $314/month.

With any of these plans you will get Anytime minutes with Rollover (US + Mexico), Night&Weekend minutes (US + Mexico) and Mobile to Mobile minutes.

There are also pay per use rates with this plan.

011Now International Calling

If you are not spending a whole 1000 minutes per month on mobile networks in Mexico, the best thing to do is to use 011Now as your long distance calls provider, thanks to its flat rate per minute when calling mobile networks in Mexico. Also, there is no contract required and there are no recurring fees/hidden taxes .Additionally, 011Now gives $1.00 in free calling credits to new customers who register using a smartphone application. This lets you try our great international calling service for free.

You can dial to Mexico in just a few easy steps.

For calling landlines in Mexico:

Mexico country code + city code (or lada) + phone number (Ex. 52 747 1234567)

If you want to dial a mobile phone number in Mexico:

Mexico country code + 1 + city code (or lada) + phone number (Ex. 52 1 747 1234567)

AT&T Nation with Canada plans

With Viva Mexico, you’ll have all the benefits of an AT&T Nation plan, but minus long distance/roaming charges for your voice calls, when calling Canada from the United States.

AT&T Nation with Canada includes:

  • Rollover Minutes
  • 1000 Minutes Night and Weekend and Anytime Minutes usable in Canada and the US
  • the possibility to call Mobile to Mobile to any Wireless customer (United States Only).

There are two types of plans for AT&T Nation with Canada, Individual Plans, ranging from $59.99/month and $219.99/month and Family Talk Plans, ranging from $89.99/month to $319.99/month.

With any of these plans you will get Anytime minutes with Rollover (US + Canada), Night&Weekend minutes (US + Canada) and Mobile to Mobile minutes.

There are also pay per use rates with this plan.

011Now International Calling

If you want to save even more money on your international calls, you can always use the services provided by 011Now. 011Now is a calling card company that helps you save money when making international calls.

With 011Now, you benefit from the lowest rates for calling internationally, for example:

Canada - just $0.015/minute, on both land lines and mobile networks

Mexico - for as low as $0.018/minute

Spain - just $0.016/minute on fixed lines and $0.18 on mobile networks

Cuba - for $0.7/minute

UK - for as low as $0.01/minute on fixed lines

Ghana - for just $0.18/minute

*Prices are given as of December 18th, 2013

Using 011Now is very easy, especially if you own a smartphone: You can download the 011Now app for Apple/Android and make quick, inexpensive calls anywhere in the world. Download for Android Available on the iPhone App Store With the 011Now app, you can easily easy dial your desired phone number, you can recharge your account, or check out your calling history instantly. You should keep in mind that 011Now is a pre-paid service, requiring no monthly fees and no contract. Unlike other companies, with 011Now there are no hidden fees and no additional taxes. Just click here and see how it works if you’re using a regular phone.

- December 18, 2013