Calling Tips.

Calling tips will guide you to get good quality calls with affordable price. Lot of Sri Lanka people are working in foreign countries as laborers in Middle East and South Korea. These calling tips will allow them to call back home and can save money for them. Before the invention of VoIP traditional wire calling was very expensive and was not provided with clear sound on both sides. Now with the latest VoIP technology and new Gadgets foreign calls are crystal clear on both sides and the cost is too very cheap.

  • When you are making a phone call, tell who you are and whom you want to talk.
  • Happened to dial a home line? If an elderly person receives the call, he may ask lot of questions like who you are and where you are calling from. Most of these elders are waiting by the phone to have their time.
  • There are two kinds of phone tariff applies as peak and off peak calls. Make calls early morning. It will help you to get off peak phone bill.
  • Peak time calls are expensive. Calling from a cellular phone is more expensive than the land line calls.
  • PC calls and VoIP calls are cheap but these will not allow you to make emergency-calls.
  • While you are abroad, you can make collect call through the operator and the charges will be added to your home bill or to the person who accepts it.
  • A land phone may give three kinds of tones.
    1. Ringing sound
    2. Engaged tone (someone is talking or the receiver is not placed properly.)
    3. Line disconnected tone.
  • Cell phones can receive message even if they are switched off. Once switched on, they will provide incoming message alert.
  • Before calling a person in a foreign country, check their local time to make sure that you are not disturbing them.
  • If your country allows using VoIP service, then go for it as it is the cheapest method to make IDD calls.
  • When experiencing thunderstorm don't use mobile or CDMA phones to prevent lightning attacks.
  • In many countries including Sri Lanka the use of cell phones are prohibited by law while driving. Use hands free.
  • Operator assisted phone connections are cheaper than the IDD calls.
  • International roaming is easier way to connect to your home while you are visiting another country, but it will be expensive. So buy a local SIM card and use it for cheaper tariffs. To achieve this you must have at least a Tri band handset. Quad band is the best.
  • Satellite communication is possible from anywhere to any number through any satelite phones. Their charges are high and may be around US$ 6.50 per minute.
  • Toll free numbers, there will be no charges if you call these numbers. But be warned, if they are forwarded to another line, that may cost you lot of money.
  • Premium numbers, if you contact these numbers your account will be charged US$ 1 - 10 per each minutes your call lasts. Mostly these people trick you to call them.
  • Using your Smartphone and dialer Apps through the Wi-Fi connection is the cheapest way to make international calls.

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A Note to you

Public holidays, Sundays and Poya days are the best time to make low priced calls to any part of the world from Sri Lanka through out the day and night.

International country code of Sri Lanka is +94 or 0094.