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Top Call Forwarding Apps for iPhone Users

2016-03-03 14:22:43/Posted by Alleny Gavinto iOS Transfer Topic/Follow @ MobiKin

Why Do You Need the Call Forwarding Apps?

First of all, call forwarding is also called the call diversion and it is a feature on the mobile phone or telephone networks that can let an incoming call to a called party to be redirected to a third party. You may need the feature when you change the SIM card or phone number. If you use the call forwarding apps, the apps will forward all the calls from your old device to the new one. Then you can still receive calls that were for your old phone number. Besides, some people may have two phones and need to use different mobile phones according to the specific situations. With the call forwarding feature, you are able to receive the wanted calls when you just bring one mobile phone. Furthermore, you also need the feature when you are in the area where the network is bad. Anyway, this feature will be needed in many situations. You can select one apps according to the introductions below or setup calls forwarding on your iPhone directly.

How to Setup Call Forwarding on iPhone?
Recommended Call Forwarding Apps

How Can I Set up Call Forwarding on iPhone?

Before the setup of your call forwarding on iPhone, you need to make sure that your operator can support this feature. If you are not sure about it, you can call your carrier to assure the feature. Then let begin our process.

Step 1. Turn on your iPhone and head to Settings. Then select the Phone option on the setting menu.


Step 2. Then tap on the Call Forwarding option and then the Forward to button. Turn on the feature. Next, you can type the phone number to which you want to forward the calls. You can also follow the screenshot below.


Step 3. Finally you will see a green icon on the screen. Then all the calls will be forward to you wanted mobile phone. By the way, if you want to turn off it, you can follow similar steps above and just choose Off.


Recommended Apps for Call Forwarding

1. Call Forward

The software can be compatible with iOS 3.0 or later. One of the biggest features is that the software is only 0.1MB, which means it will occupy a little space of your device. The program enables you to redirect the calls to a selected number and also considers your status like busy,no reply and no answer. Besides, it can be used around the world. What's more, the app allows you to set different contacts according to your needs and status.


2. Voipfone Mobile

This free software can be compatible with iOS 5.0 or later. Its size is 1.6MB. And it is suitable and useful for the people who need to travel a lot at work. You are able to set up the calls to be redirected to the office phone easily. What's more, the app can remember the settings automatically. For example, it will switch on/off the saved settings when you go outside or come back to the office.


3. Call Forwarding Lite  

This is also a free app that can support iOS 5.0 or later. This a powerful and easy-to-use software that offers you many functions. You can see the interface like the below one. The users are able to select different modes according to the status like All Calls/When Busy/when No Answer/When Out of Reach. You can easily turn on or turn off the settings easily and quickly.


4. Divert Calls

It is free software with the size of 1.9MB. This app allows you to select specific phone numbers to be redirected to other phone number. You can also choose the status to set the mode. For example, you can enable the calls forwarding when you are busy, cannot answer or are unreachable. The app is easy to operate and you may try it!


5. Line 2 

The size of the software is 15.1MB which will occupy much space of your device. But this free software is powerful. It not only can forward calls but also enables you to connect with your friends with Wi-Fi/3G/4G/LTE if they installed the Line 2 on the devices. Besides, apart from the call forwarding functions, it can also block unwanted contacts and make conference calls. This is a comprehensive software and can be compatible with iOS 5.1 or later.


Bonus: Too many apps on your device may make it hard for you to manage them. Here we will recommend you a mobile phone assistant that can enable you to manage all the applications with no hassle and within several minutes. MobiKin Assistant for iOS (Windows/Mac) is the software that you need. As we know the iTunes is difficult to operate and this software can be the alternative to iTunes. Want to have a try? Just download the free trial version of the software by clicking the icons below.

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