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Take Control of iOS 12 by Josh Centers

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Make Calls

Whether or not you have an iPhone, this chapter tells you how to make a “phone” call on your device. There are multiple ways to talk with someone in iOS: FaceTime lets you make crystal-clear audio or video calls on any iOS device and third-party apps like Skype can integrate with the Phone app.

Make a Phone Call

iOS offers a few ways to initiate a phone call. Note that in this modern world, it’s often good etiquette to message someone before calling:

  • Call a contact from Phone: The standard way to phone a friend is to bring up the Phone app, go to the Contacts tab, tap a contact, and tap the call button under their name.

  • Call a contact ...

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