Free Trial accounts let you try out Plivo voice calls and SMS capabilities for free with a free US local phone number.

Free Trial accounts lets you try out international voice calls and SMS to regular phone numbers, but also you get one free local US phone number and have full access to API demos with code examples of how you can build them.


How to get Free Trial Account


If you’re new to Plivo, you just need to sign up. If you already have an account, you just need to log in. Note that we require you to verify your phone number for full access to demos and a Plivo number.

If you want to quickly get started with Plivo, check out our new Getting Started examples.

Other features such as number porting will still be limited to Upgraded accounts. See below for a full comparison.


Please check out the following table to see the difference.

Account Comparison

FeaturesDeveloper accountFree Trial accountUpgraded account
Local Phone NumbersNo1 Free local US Number*Yes
Make voice calls to any numberNoRequires phone verificationYes
Send SMS to any numberNoRequires phone verificationYes
Toll-free Phone NumbersNoNoYes
International Phone Numbers**NoNoYes
Phone Number Limit01Unlimited***
Number PortingNoNoYes
Custom Caller ID for Voice CallsNoNoYes
  • Limited to the first 10,000 new registrants and those with existing Developer accounts

** International Phone Numbers mean non U.S. phone numbers.

*** Rates apply