June 15, 2021

Hassle-Free Video Calling with TextNow

Written by nick


Over the last year, we’ve spent a lot of time video calling to stay connected. We’ve also downloaded multiple apps and set up a bunch of accounts trying to coordinate video calls with our loved ones. It’s taken up a lot of time.

If you're one of the 75% of Americans who plans to continue using video calling to socialize post-pandemic, it needs to be a hassle-free experience.

That’s why we’ve made video calling for everyone. We want you to communicate without limits.

Video calling without limits

With TextNow, you can make a high-quality video call to anyone with a valid mobile phone number. Just click the video icon and start connecting – even if they don’t have our app. You aren’t constrained by devices, apps, networks, or operating systems.You have an iPhone, but your mom is on Android? No problem.Your grandpa doesn’t have a smartphone, but he loves his tablet? No problem.Your friend doesn’t have the TextNow app? No problem (but you should tell them to give us a try).

How does TextNow video calling work?

Video calling is the feature most requested by you, our customers. When we were building it, we wanted to make it as simple and seamless as calling and texting with TextNow.

Video calling SMS text message

To start a video call, open an existing conversation with one of your contacts or type their number into the dialpad. You can use your smartphone, tablet, or through the web on a computer.

Press the video icon.They will receive an SMS text message with a link inviting them to join the video call. Once they click the link, they will join the video call through the web browser on their phone, tablet, or computer.

Start connecting.That's it. They won't have to sign up for anything, or download anything. Just click and they'll be talking (and seeing) to you just like that.

TextNow. CallNow. VideoNow.

We believe in conversations without limits. With TextNow, you have the freedom to choose what you share, how you share it, and who you share it with. Download the app today, and start making high-quality video calls with anyone - for free.