Ever wanted to transfer file over local Wi-Fi or voice call with somebody without using the cellular network or via apps need internet access? Wi-Fie Talkie is your answer, which enables voice chatting, file transferring and messaging over local Wi-Fi. There is only one condition and you must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network to be able to make calls over Wi-Fi.
Wi-Fi Talkie uses your local Wi-Fi network to make calls and do stuff, it doesn’t require internet or a cellular network to start the connection. It automatically lists everyone using this application in the same Wi-Fi range.
To start, tap and hold any name on the list and select the appropriate item from the menu: Call, send a Private Message, or Send Files. Unlike most walkie-talkie applications, calling with this application is so fast and has zero-latency. It really looks like a real call using the Cellular network. You can call normally or turn on the speaker or maybe you just want to use your hands-free, it doesn’t matter which way you choose, Wi-Fi Talkie supports all.
From the menu, you can quickly turn on Wi-Fi Hotspot without go ing to system Settings. From the Preferences, it is possible to change the displayed Device name, change incoming calls/messages/files ringtone, change the app background, choose a voice quality and define a port number. The Test mode allows you to connect the device to itself to see how the application works for times there is no secondary smartphone.
Pros: Simple, fast and pretty UI, high speed file transfering using local Wi-Fi, zero-latency calling, and we couldn’t find any other app in its kind to be able to compete
Cons: No serious bugs or cons
Wi-Fi Talkie General Features
- Call/Message over local Wi-Fi
- High speed file transfer using Wi-Fi
- Automatically lists nearby users
- Fast and intuitive user interface
- Selectable app background
- Option to change voice quality
- Supports speakerphone & earphone
- Test mode to call the device itself
- Selectable incoming call/message ringtone