How to make a conference call on iPhone 5

Sometimes it’s hard to figure out how to use a new and unknown feature on your iPhone most effectively. It may happen because of long manuals, lack of time or experience. In this blog post, we’ll help you overcome all the worries and discover a user-friendly app for online meetings!

Option 1: let’s try built-in tools

When you have a remote job and an important online meeting is just about to start, your iPhone 5 may offer you to join a conference using its native phone app. All it takes is just your phone and the contact list.

So what steps should you take to keep a multi-user conference up and going using the iPhone 5?

Quick manual:

  1. Open your phone app and dial the first participant.
  2. Tap “Add call” to invite one more member to the conversation. You’ll see all the saved contacts. 
  3. Choose one and dial it. 
  4. When this person answers, tap “Merge calls” to connect everyone together. 
  5. After that, repeat all the actions till everyone you want to chat with is engaging in the conversation or until reaching the limit on participants (which is only five).

Conference call on iPhone? In a breeze!

Note: to get more information about setting up a conference, we recommend visiting the official Apple website.

Option 2: if you need more

Occasionally, it may be impossible to start a conference call on your iPhone 5 due to a zero balance or a low battery. Moreover, when you need to arrange an online meeting for hundreds of people, it’s not enough to use an offline tool.

Fortunately, our team has a solution! We’re thrilled to introduce an ideal service for a memorable online experience that meets all your requirements – Whoosh!

What can it offer to a sophisticated user?

AI and ML-based tools

Your device will become clever enough to analyze the speech, gestures, and emotions of other chat members. Our software helps to identify your partners’ intentions and stay calm during stressful situations at meetings. It allows controlling the communication flow with body language, turning gestures into smart managing tools and even emojis!

HD audio & video quality

With Whoosh, video chats are just like hanging out in person! With realistic Full-HD resolution and superior audio quality, you'll feel like you're in one room talking with distant colleagues, friends, or family. What’s more, our background noise cancellation and audio stream splitting features let you talk to multiple people at once without disturbing anyone else!

Up to 500 participants

Whoosh is the perfect conference call service for businesses of any size! With our ability to enlarge the number of meeting participants from 5 to 500, you'll never have to worry about not having enough room for all your teammates again! Plus, our easy-to-use platform makes it effortless for you to connect with clients and colleagues from anywhere in the world. 

Smart assistant

Do you belong to people, who are constantly forgetting about birthdays and deadlines? With our intelligent scheduling assistant, you will carry out tasks timely and easily schedule meetups with remote workers or distant relatives and friends.

Instant join in a browser

Whoosh is the simplest way to join a video call without having to install any software. Just go to our website and tap the link to join the call. You don't even need to create an account! Our technology allows you to join a video call in your favorite web browser, whether you're on an iPhone, Android, PC, Mac, or even Linux computer.


Don’t waste your precious time - go to the App Store and download Whoosh, the most reliable conference call service, made with love for iPhone lovers!


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