Question: Does Calling On Messenger Use Data?

Facebook Messenger

Following global messaging app trends, Facebook smoothly turned its chat into a separate messenger service.

Currently, Facebook Messenger isn’t doing a bad job on data usage; it consumes on average 333KB per minute during a voice call.

Do Messenger calls use data?

Messenger calls are free, with a caveat. If calls are through Wifi, they’re free, but if you’re not connected to Wifi, mobile data will be used.

How many MB does messenger call use?

The use of data during a Viber call equals to 240 KB per minute up and down, 14 MB per hour up and down. Text messages are under 1Kb (125 B) per 500 characters.

Can you use messenger without data?

That’s it. You can upload and send photos, videos, start group chats, and use voice and video calling without ever having to sign up for a Facebook account. You can download Facebook Messenger for free on iOS in the App Store and on Android in the Google Play Store.

How much data does a video call use?

Video calls use 270 MB per hour, which is good for 4 hours on 1 GB. On a 50 GB plan, you can video-chat for 132 hours. You should be all caught up with your friends and family after that! If you’d like to chat with your friends and family all at once, group video calls are for you, but will use the most data.