But, according to the CTIA, the trade group representing the US wireless industry, the average length of our mobile phone calls has dropped drastically in the last six years.
In 2006 the average call was 3.03 minutes long.
How long should a first phone call last?
The Player says: “Keep the conversation short and interesting.” I personally recommend a maximum conversation length of 10 to 15 minutes. All you want from the first phone call is to pique her interest and not overwhelm her.
How long does it take a call to go to voicemail?
System default setting is 30 (32) seconds = 8 rings assuming your phone is on and in touch with the network, if not, the call will usually go directly to voicemail with no rings. You can request a shorter period of time. I have found that 20 seconds is about right in the professional world.
How long do guys talk on the phone?
15-20 minutes is a good guideline for your first phone call to a guy. As you get to know each other better, you can increase the times from there. It’s long enough to build rapport, crack jokes, and emotionally connect, while short enough to avoid lulls in conversation and have him excited to hear your voice again.
How many rings till a call goes through?
Usually it’s 4 rings. On a cell phone, I’ve heard it ring as long as 5–6 times before rolling over. What I’ve noticed become more common is people not setting up their voicemail accounts on cell phones.