AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

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AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

AT&T's Enhanced Push-to-Talk app for the iPhone .

(Credit: AT&T)

AT&T has unveiled an iOS app that turns the iPhone into a walkie-talkie for the business world.

Known as Enhanced Push-to-Talk (Enhanced PTT), the new app brings two-radio features to the iPhone 5 and 4S. With PTT, mobile users can talk to one person via a private call or a large number of people though a group call. And like a walkie-talkie, a phone equipped with the app can switch between talk and listen mode with the touch of a button.

The app supports up to 250 people, gearing it for certain types of workplaces and first responders, according to the Associated Press.

Enhanced PTT uses Voice over IP technology to send the conversation over an AT&T Wi-Fi network or the carrier’s 3G and 4G networks.

In its description of the app, AT&T touts a number of features, including fast call setup times and low latency, several advanced push-to-talk features, the ability to support large contact lists, and an admin tool for managing users of the app.

Business users who download the app also need to activate it and work with AT&T… [Read more]

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

 

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

 

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

 

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

 

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

AT&T brings enhanced push-to-talk app to iPhone

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