Use the Walkie Talkie Teams app to turn your work phone into a simple and secure instant voice communication device. Like traditional walkie talkies, press and hold a button to speak and release the button to listen.
Open Walkie Talkie
In the Teams, tap Walkie Talkie in the navigation bar.
If you don’t see the Walkie Talkie app when you open Teams, swipe up from the bottom of your screen or tap More options to access it.
Connect to a channel
You can connect to only one channel at a time. To listen or speak on a different channel, switch channels.
Tap the right-facing arrow next to Channel.
Select a channel.
Important: Make sure to turn up the sound so you don't miss any communications.
The number next to indicates how many people are currently connected to the channel, including yourself.
Tap to see who is connected.
Walkie Talkie devices
The following specialized devices with a dedicated PTT button make it possible to speak and receive Walkie Talkie calls even when your phone is locked.
Accessories/headsets for existing phones
Jabra BlueParrott (https://www.blueparrott.com/microsoft-teams-walkie-talkie)
Samsung Galaxy XCover Pro https://www.samsung.com/us/business/products/mobile/phones/galaxy-xcover-pro/
Note: These devices are not Teams certified. They have been validated to work with Teams Walkie Talkie.