TextNow offers a fairly good phone selection and can help save you money, but the poor call quality and the hand-off issues between Wi-Fi and cellular give us pause.
Is TextNow really free?
TextNow is a free calling and messaging service, available on a variety of platforms including Android and iOS, and available through your browser right here on www.textnow.com.
Is TextNow free and safe?
The app is free to download, and it also promises you a free phone number that you can use for online calls and texting. TextNow is a unique service provider. It offers inexpensive plans that you can use on an unlocked phone of your own. You can also purchase a phone through TextNow.
What is TextNow used for?
TextNow is a VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) service that allows users to text and call any number in Canada & the USA. Additionally are able to purchase credits to make international long distance calls.
What network does TextNow use?
When there is no WiFi available, our phones will use Sprint’s nationwide data and voice network. Use this map to confirm there is 3G/4G/LTE/Voice coverage in your area. Our SIM Cards utilize nation-wide GSM and CDMA data and voice networks while off wifi.