When you make a VoIP Facebook call from your mobile device, you’re using your device’s mobile data plan, so it doesn’t count against the voice minutes you’re limited to by your carrier.
If you use Facebook calling over Wi-Fi, it doesn’t even count against your data usage.
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 much data does FB video call use?
So coming to the point, on an average it might take as much as 15 MB of Data for a 1 minute call taking in hand that You are using a faster speed and a wifi network.” the Facebook Messenger Video Calling feature has “wasted” about 22MB after a 5 minute Video Call.
Does FB Messenger use a lot of data?
Re: Fb messenger
This app sends messages over a data connection and does not count towards any (unlimited)texting plan. It counts against your cellular data allowance unless you have a wifi connection when sending/receiving a message.
Is Facebook call free?
Facebook Messenger’s voice calling feature is similar to other standalone messaging apps such as Viber and WeChat. Users can make phone calls to friends for free, provided they have at least a wifi connection. Facebook first added voice calling to its Messenger app in January 2013.