HiU Messenger is a worldwide popular free voice and video calling app from the UAE’s Etisalat (Emirates Telecommunication Group Company).
What’s so unique about HiU Messenger?
It’s one of the rare communication apps in UAE that are not banned by the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA). And you can use it to communicate with anyone in Dubai, Abu-Dhabi, and more!
In a situation where the TRA has blocked the apps like Skype, and FaceTime, using HiU Messenger can let you make free calling, and text messaging anywhere in the United Arab Emirates, and rest of the world.
More about HiU Messenger:
This free communication app has been aimed to let you connect with anyone in the world via the voice or HD video calling. Also, it can be used for sending & receiving free/unlimited text messages to your friends in Dubai and across the globe.
Calling/messaging packages of HiU Messenger:
The app can be downloaded for a two-week free trial. After that, one will have to buy any of the below-described calling plans.
1- Calling plan for mobile prepaid:
You can subscribe to this Etisalat’s offer by paying 50 AED/month. Once you have that plan, you can then will be able to do voice and video calls on the go via your mobile data network.
2- Calling plan for mobile postpaid:
This offer is available at 50 AED/month. And you can subscribe to it for doing free calling and messaging on your mobile devices.
3- Internet calling plan for eLife:
This calling/messaging plan is suitable for eLife Wi-Fi users. One of the most significant advantage of it is that it enables you to connect all of your devices to a single Wifi connection of eLife.
You can buy the Etisalat’s internet calling plan for 100 AED/month.
Features of HiU Messenger:
1- It lets you make free HiU to HiU voice and video calls.
2- You can start text messaging with friends having the same app on their devices.
3- Group chat with up to 500 contacts.
4- You can send photos, videos, and voice notes.
5- Share your locations.
6- See your messages when delivered.
7- Enjoy a “simple & reliable” calling experience.
8- Can use in Arabic, English, Chinese, Hindi, Italian, and French.
9- Quickly send or receive messages right from your PC via https://web.hiuapp.mobi.
Overall, HiU Messenger is a straightforward communication tool which works on your tablets, smartphones, and computers. So don’t waste your time waiting for Skype or WhatsApp to start working in the UAE, and download the HiU Messenger from the APK Link provided below.