You can now order a local number of another country in Viber: Viber Messenger announced the launch of a new service – “Local Viber Number” (Viber Local Number) that will help you to always stay connected in other countries of the world.
What it is?
The new service is useful for travelers and people who are often abroad for work or school. In Viber, you can subscribe to a “ local ” number and call from it or send messages at “ home ” rates. Incoming calls and messages will be forwarded to the instant messenger.
That is, if your relatives or friends do not have Viber, they will still be able to communicate with a local number. Well, you can easily reserve a table in a restaurant or book a hotel room even in a foreign country.
How to connect?
You can order such a number in the “ More ” menu by selecting “ Local Viber Number”. Now the service is available only in the United Kingdom, the United States and Canada, but the company promises to connect other countries in the near future. The number of calls and messages to the “ local “ number is unlimited.
How much it cost?
The service costs $ 4.99 per month, but the first 10 thousand subscribers can connect much cheaper – for $ 1.99. Subscription can be canceled at any time.