The following description comes from the Google Play Store description of the app:Allows for full-duplex voice communication and chat accomplished over WiFi (connected to the same hot spot), a secure Bluetooth connection or WiFi Hotspot mode.
Now supports sending and receiving messages!
Perfect for close proximity communications, does not use your air time minutes.
WiFi users: Your wireless router has to support multicast packets. You will not be able to discover each other if it doesn't. For example this app did not work with a Starbucks hot spot.
WiFi Hotspot users: Available only for Android 4.0.3 and above versions only - please visit the app after switching on the WiFi Hotspot functionality
- Contact list
- Allows associating of a phone to a specific contact
- Uses encrypted Bluetooth channel to transmit voice data
- Ping a contact (tap contact's icon for option)
- Receive notifications when someone pings you
- Customizable settings
- A specific BlueFi entry can be associated to both a WiFi & Bluetooth device at the same time
Keywords: bluetooth talk, bluetooth phone, blue fi, walkie talkie, wifi talk, wifi phone, messaging, bluetooth messaging, wifi messaging
|Pair with bluetooth devices||Can connect to user's Bluetooth devices||Internal|
|Read phone status and identity||Can read phone's current state information like in-phone call, phone signal, carrier, device ID, and phone number||Internal|
|Read your contacts||Can read user's contact list (phone book) and phone call history||Internal|
|Full network access||Can access the internet||It appears this app uses this data for internal use within the app's functionality|
|Can access the internet||It appears this app uses this data for utility purposes|
|Allow wi-fi multicast reception||Allows applications to enter Wi-Fi Multicast mode.||It appears this app uses this data for internal use within the app's functionality|
|Record audio||Can record audio through microphone on device||Internal|
|Access bluetooth settings||Allows applications to discover and pair bluetooth devices.||Not analyzed yet|
|Connect and disconnect from wi-fi||Can connect to and disconnect from Wi-Fi access points||Not analyzed yet|
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