Top 7 FaceTime Alternatives with Video Chat Feature for iOS


Video calling has become an essential part of our life. FaceTime in fact brought a revolution in the video chatting and has changed the approach of the people to use the video chatting apps. Both of the iPad and iPhone are excellent iOS for video calling to your family and professional contacts.

Best Free Alternatives for FaceTime

Here, you will find some alternatives for FaceTime that are available for free for the users of iPhone and iPad.



It can be used not only for video calling, but more than of it. It is a combination of IM like chatting and video calling environment. It does not have a video calling superb feature, but also the text messaging system of Hangouts works amazing. You just require a Google account to get started Hangouts video calling or chatting.

Download Hangouts

Rounds Video Calling + Chatting

Rounds App

I had no information about it. Only recently I got it accidentally. It is indeed a wonderful app. You can use it for making video calls, but it can perform for you some more great functions. You can use it for playing your favorite games, you can do editing of your videos by using it. You can also check your friends’ photos on it and both of you and your friend can watch movies together. Isn’t it amazing? Yes indeed.

Download Rounds

Tango Video, Voice and Text

TangoTango does not require an introduction. The users of iPhone will be well versed with this amazing app. It works very smoothly on any Smartphone and you can use it for making video calls to any of your contacts even if he does not have iPhone.

Download Tango

ooVoo Video Call, Voice and Text Messaging

ooVooIt is an awesome app specifically designed for iPhone users. You can use it not only for a one-to-one video chat, but also for a group video chat. It facilitates you to group chat with 12 individuals at a time. You can also use it for sending video messages.

Download ooVoo


FringIt is a very lightweight app for video calling. It has been designed not only for iPhone, but also for Android users. You can use it for a group chat up to four individuals at a time. It is a great app that is absolutely free. The voice clarity of this app is great.

Download Fring

Nimbuzz Messenger


Nimbuzz Messenger has been upgraded for the video calling facility recently. You can use it to contact your Gtalk, Facebook and Yahoo Messenger contacts. It is available for free.

Download Nimbuzz



Skype needs no introduction. It works great, but occasionally the users of the Skype face problem. It is used by a wide range of iPhone users. It is not only designed for iOS, but also for Android, Mac, WP and PC. It is one of the most wanted video chatting app.

Download Skype