According to the statement published by the Mountain View company through the BOfficial log of Gmail, the call service recovery responds to the numerous requests received from users who missed the possibility of communicating VoIP through their favorite Google applications.
On the other hand, the return of phone calls does not come alone and a series of new features are brought by the hand such as the possibility of making calls and video calls with several people at the same time or including various sound effects such as applause in the conversation laughs or all built into the app Google Effects.
From the Californian company they have also indicated that calls to telephone numbers in the United States or Canada will be free from any country where the Hangouts service is available, while prices will be “Super, super bass” for the rest of the territories. In the case of Spain, prices would range from 2.4 cents per minute for calls to landlines, up to 14.5 cents per minute for calls to mobile phones, going through 10.9 cents per minute for numbers specials. All prices are inclusive of VAT.
The basic operation will remain the same as always, since you will have to press the corresponding icon in Gmail or Hangouts, while in Google+ or the extension for Google Chrome you will have to select the option “phone call” – option that if it works novel, on the other hand -. Even so, from Google they encourage us to remain attentive to possible updates, so everything seems to indicate that it will not be the last surprise they give us. After all, they themselves say that “making and receiving calls is just the beginning.”