Vopium announces Free SMS Support for 19 Countries Across Asia – Free SMS to 2.5 Billion Asians

| November 3, 2010 | 2 Replies

Vopium, a global provider of low cost VOIP communication solutions, has announced free SMS support for 19 Countries across Asia, enabling Vopium users to connect with over 2.5 billion people for free. Available for iPhone, Android, Blackberry, and Nokia, Vopium is an application that allows users to send free or low-rate SMS and make low-rate international high-quality phone calls directly from their mobile phone.

(Thanks to Claire for the heads up)

These countries consist of:

  • Afghanistan
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • Brunei
  • Cambodia
  • India
  • Japan
  • Laos
  • Malaysia
  • Mongolia
  • Nepal
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Pakistan
  • Indonesia.

Note: No China.

Vopium is available to download from the Ovi Store – there’s a specific S^3 version.

Vopium allows you to save up to 90% when making international calls or sending SMS from your mobile phone in your home country – and this without changing your current operator or SIM-card. With Vopium you can also back-up all your contacts and calendar items online – and it’s free! It only takes a minute to download and install and you get 15 free min + 15 free SMS to anywhere in the world to get you started. Start reaching the world for less today!

Press Release:

For the rest of the year, you can send free SMS text messages to Asia if you have the Vopium application installed on your mobile phone. The application is easy to install, and in addition to the free SMS service, Vopium also offers low-cost international calls of a quality far exceeding what you may know from Skype.

With Vopium on your mobile phone, you can send free SMS text messages for the remainder of the year to your friends, family and other people in most Asian countries, such as India, Japan and Thailand, enabling you to send text messages to more than 2.5 billion people in Asia.

– This offer gives everybody a chance to find out how easy it is to send an SMS to friends and colleagues if you have Vopium installed on your mobile phone. The free offer applies to most countries in Asia, but we also offer low-cost SMS rates to the rest of the world. For instance, it only costs EUR 0.09 to send an SMS to the USA, says Tanveer Sharif, CEO at Vopium.

Vopium works on more than 900 mobile phone models

Vopium is a free application that you can download to your mobile phone. All you have to do is enter your mobile number at You then receive an SMS text message containing a link which activates the Vopium application. You can choose to download the Vopium app directly from app stores, whether you have an iPhone, Android, Blackberry or Nokia phone.

Once Vopium is installed, you can send free or low-rate SMS and make low-rate international high-quality

phone calls directly from your mobile phone. Vopium is designed to run on more than 900 types of mobile telephones, so even users of older phones can benefit from the offer of free SMS to Asia.

Vopium works via Wi-Fi and from your PC, where the offer is completely free, as well as from the mobile network where, depending on subscription type, there may be a small data charge to the provider. For subscribers with a flat data rate, the offer is, of course, absolutely free. Read more about the offer Everyone can send Free SMS to the following countries;



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