Google has expanded the service of google voice phone calling feature, reducing the cost of international phone calls and making the feature available in 38 languages.
The product, which is powered by Google Voice. A green phone icon will appear in a user’s Gmail account once the voice calling feature is available in his or her country.
In addition to the international roll out, phone calls will be getting cheaper for calls to more than 150 locations around the world. “For example, it’s now only $0.10 (or €0.08) per minute to call mobile phones in the U.K., France or Germany (landlines are $0.02/min), $0.15/minute to call mobile phones in Mexico and $0.02/min to call any phone number in China and India,” Google product manager Pierre Lebeau explained in a blog post.
For those of you who use Gmail phone calling to call your friends or colleagues in the U.S., you don’t have to worry, phone calls within the U.S. and Canada will remain free until the end of 2011.