Top 5 Best Free Video Calling Apps for Android Phone and Tablet

Video calls has changed the way we used to communicate with our beloved ones. Most of the mid-range and high-end android smartphones come with front facing camera.  The front facing camera can be used to take “selfie” (official word of the year :D) or self shots, but there is another advantage of front facing camera, that is it allows you to make video calls.

Best Video Calling Apps for Android

Now, if you are on 3G/4G or Wi-Fi network you can easily make video calls for free.So, here we have some of the top best free video call apps for your Android smartphone and tablet.

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Top Best 5 Free Video Call App for Android Phone

1. Skype

Skype is undoubtedly one of the best video calling app available on all major platforms including Android. Skype has more than 250 million active Android users worldwide.

You can make video calls on your Android phone using Skype to Skype. Apart from video calling you can also make voice calls with access to instant messaging as well.

Features of Skype:

  • Send and receive instant messages for free.
  • Free face to face video and voice calls over a 3G or WiFi connection.
  • Low cost calls and text messages to mobiles and landlines.
  • Send photos, videos and files of any size for free.
  • Send a message you can see, hear and feel with video messaging.

Download Skype for Android

2. Tango

Tango is another great Android utility to make video calls from your Android phone. Tango currently has 150+ million users. Unlike other video calling apps on Android phone, tango does not require you to sign in. Open the app and start the conversation.

Features of Tango:

No login & password – create an account in seconds

  •  Automatically finds your friends using Tango
  • Calls and messages work just like they do on your phone
  • Works across most smartphones, tablets, & PCs
  • Great quality on 3G, 4G, and Wi-Fi

Download Tango for Android

3. Yahoo Messenger

Yahoo Messenger is an official app by Yahoo! This is second most popular video call and instant messaging app available on Android OS.

Features of Yahoo! Messenger :

  • Free Voice & Video calls (Beta) †
  • Chat with Facebook friends
  • Free international SMS ††
  • Share Photos & Video
  • Chat with Windows Live friends

Download Yahoo Messenger

4. Fring

By using Fring you can make video calls, voice calls and can send text messages as well. You can make group video calls up to 4 people.

Features of Fring:

  • You can now fring your friends on Symbian
  • Use your phone number for registration instead of username / password **
  • Group calling with 4 friends at the same time!
  • Free calls, messaging & video calls to other fring users worldwide
  • Free text messaging (no more expensive SMS)
  • Almost free calls to mobiles and landlines with fringOut

Download Fring

5. ooVoo

The last app on our list is ooVoo. This app has all the features of above listed apps, but one feature which is better than fring is it supports group video call for up to 12 people.

Features of ooVoo:

  • GROUP VIDEO CHAT
  • FREE VOICE CALLS
  • INSTANT MESSAGING
  • 4-WAY DISPLAY
  • VIDEO STATUS

Download ooVoo

Using these apps you can make video calls for free on your Android Phone or Android Tablet, all you need is a reliable internet connection with good speed.

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