How to : Add Gmail Call Credit for International Phone Calls

by admin on August 26, 2010

Google-Voice-2561 Google released, Google call and video chat integration in Gmail with a new plugin. Now you can make video chats and national international voice calls to mobile and landline phones.Video chat is released to Gmail worldwide user base while national / international voice calls to mobile landline is rolled out of US accounts only. In our last post we told you how to call a phone number with Gmail Call. As you know calling with in US and Canada is free and Google also offers very low cost international call service. To make international calls you need Google credit. To add credit to place international phone calls through Gmail, follow these steps:

  1. In the Chat list, click Call phone.
  2. At the far right of the Call window, click your credit balance.
  3. Click add credit.
  4. In the resulting Google Voice window, click the Add $10 credit button.
  5. Complete your credit purchase in Google Checkout.

{ 3 comments }

Elangovan September 1, 2010 at 1:14 pm

//while national / international voice calls to mobile landline is rolled out of US accounts only//

If you set Gmail’s language to English (US), you should see the “Call phone” option in the chat roster in all countries.

Read more: http://blogs.elangovanr.com/post/Dont-click-Upgrade-your-account-Button-on-Gmails-Call-phone.aspx

jason voorhees mask December 27, 2010 at 5:02 am

pretty cool, just called my people in portland, great voice quality, keep it up Google!

Gopi.G August 18, 2011 at 12:33 pm

Dear Gmail
I like gmail voice chat , but $10 is very high for initial use , So guide how to credit $ 1 or 2 for call .

Thank you
Gopi.G

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