What is a Vyke number?
- Vyke provide additional mobile phone numbers for use on your main mobile device, allowing you to make and receive calls and send and receive messages, without giving out your personal number.
- Vyke numbers can be used for work, dating, classified ads, online selling, webforms, international presence or to prevent nuisance calls
- You can decide when you are available on each of your numbers and set up individual voicemail messages so your boss does not hear the same message as your best friend in New York.
What can I do with a Vyke number?
Vyke numbers are real mobile phone numbers where the calls/messages are received by the Vyke app over Wi-Fi or mobile data. They allow you to connect with people or share your number while keeping your personal number private.
Are they expensive?
Vyke numbers are very reasonably priced, you can view costs in the app. Calls start at less than 1p/1c per minute. All rates are visible in your app.
How do I get a Vyke number?
Vyke numbers are available from your app home screen.
Can I receive calls on my Vyke numbers?
You can receive calls once you share your number with your contacts.
Can I make calls on my Vyke numbers?
You can make low cost calls to any phone, anywhere in the world from your Vyke numbers.
Can I use Vyke numbers on an iPad or Android tablet?
Yes, you can turn your iPad or Android Tablet into a fully functioning phone with Vyke numbers.
What happens to my Vyke number if it expires?
Your Vyke number will be removed once your subscription has expired and not been renewed.
Will I be able to retrieve my Vyke number at a later date?
Lapsed Vyke numbers cannot be retrieved.
Will I be notified when my Vyke Number will expire?
The app clearly displays when you’re Vyke number(s) will expire in Settings. We will endeavour to notify you prior to the expiry date of your Vyke number(s), however it is your responsibility to ensure you retain access to your number(s).
How long does it take to activate my Vyke number?
Your Vyke number is active from the time you create your new profile, but in some cases it may take a couple of hours to be published amongst all international networks.