Elmo Calls

Elmo Calls

Video chat with Elmo!


4.5.1for iPhone, iPad and more
941 Ratings
Sesame Street
395.6 MB
Dec 7, 2021
Update Date
in Education
Age Rating
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Apps in this category may contain mild or occasional cartoon, fantasy or real-life violence, as well as occasional or mild adult, sexually suggestive or horrifying content and may not be suitable for children under 9 years of age.
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You must be at least 17 years old to access this App.
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About Elmo Calls

This is an app full of fun phone calls from Elmo, which will help teach your child about healthy habits, self-confidence, and letters.

Pick up the phone, Elmo’s calling! Receive video calls, audio calls, and voice mail from Sesame Street’s own furry, red monster. Or, give him a call yourself! With Elmo Calls you can laugh, play, and sing with Elmo!

• Receive audio and video calls from Elmo, or dial Elmo yourself.
• Receive voicemail from Elmo regularly and listen to the messages any time.
• See live video of yourself in the corner of the screen while you’re chatting with Elmo.
• Grown-ups can activate calls or schedule calls for a variety of situations, such as time to wake up! (more calls for going to the doctor, bath time and learning to potty available with additional call packs)

"Elmo Calls" encourages children to engage in imaginative play, practice listening skills and sing songs with Elmo! This app also fosters self-confidence by encouraging children to celebrate important life moments, such as visiting the doctor, going to the potty and learning the alphabet!

The Sunny Day Sampler Call Pack comes with your purchase of Elmo Calls. This pack includes 13 fun-filled calls for you and your child to enjoy right away! For even more calls, download "Playdate with Elmo" for FREE, plus you can buy additional Call Packs easily right within the app:

• Firsts and Celebrations: Special calls for special days. Elmo calls you during big events, such as your birthday!
• Elmo is Proud of You: You're proud of your achievements and so is Elmo!
• Feelings: Everybody has feelings and Elmo can call you to share and talk about those feelings.
• ABCs: Saying your ABCs is fun! It’s even more fun with Elmo!
• Special Visits: Elmo wants to talk about your special plans for today.
• Holidays: Holidays are fun to celebrate and Elmo wants to celebrate with you!
• You Can Do It!: No matter what you're learning, whether its your ABCs or using the potty, Elmo wants to cheer you on.
• Sing with Elmo!: Elmo sings for you! You can sing along or just listen.
• Happy Habits: Healthy habits are more fun when you do them with Elmo.
• Laugh with Elmo: Elmo just wants to say hi!
• Playdate with Elmo: Play and pretend with Elmo! (FREE)

• Please allow Push Notifications to receive scheduled calls from Elmo!

Sesame Workshop’s mission is to use the educational power of media to help kids everywhere grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. Delivered through a variety of platforms, including television programs, digital experiences, books and community engagement, its research-based programs are tailored to the needs of the communities and countries they serve. Learn more at www.sesameworkshop.org.

IDEO is a human-centered design and innovation firm ranked independently among the ten most innovative companies in the world. Learn how our team of child-development experts, veteran toy designers and interaction designers approach the creation of award-winning kid apps at www.ideotoylab.com.

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Your input is very important to us. If you have any questions, comments or need help, please contact us at: sesameworkshopapps@sesame.org or ElmoCalls@ideo.com.
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What's New in the Latest Version 4.5.1

Last updated on Dec 7, 2021
Old Versions
This update addresses an audio issue for devices in Silent Mode and crashing on older devices. Please install at your earliest convenience.
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Version History
Dec 7, 2021
This update addresses an audio issue for devices in Silent Mode and crashing on older devices. Please install at your earliest convenience.
Nov 29, 2021
Minor bug fixes and performance updates.
Jun 28, 2020
Now with edge to edge display support and minor bug fixes.
Nov 6, 2018
Minor bug fixes.
Nov 16, 2017
Minor bug fixes.
Dec 8, 2016
To ensure you are able to download new calls and to restore calls you have already purchased, please install this update.
Jan 21, 2016
Three NEW call packs!
* Firsts and Celebrations - Includes the "HAPPY BIRTHDAY" call!
* Elmo is Proud of You
* Feelings
May 4, 2015
Addresses a reported audio complaint.
Apr 6, 2015
Fixed issues iOS 8 users were experiencing with scheduled calls.
Dec 13, 2014
Bug related to downloading the "All Calls" pack and "restore purchases" has been addressed.
Nov 26, 2014
Now optimized for iOS8.
Aug 28, 2014
Elmo Calls has a brand new look and a great new set of features that makes it even more fun for kids and more helpful for parents!

Kids can replay the last played call and access favorites right from the Calls screen.

Parents will see an improved Grown-Ups Section that lets them access recent calls, as well as making it easy to favorite, schedule and get more calls.
Sep 26, 2013
Minor bug fix to address call hangups.

We value your input and feedback. Please share your thoughts by emailing us at toylabapps@ideo.com.
Sep 13, 2013
Improvements and bug fixes
Dec 17, 2012
- New animations for Letter Calls
- Improved schedule feature lets you set recurring calls
- Ability to open Cookie Calls from your Favorites section
- Improved graphics
- Bug fixes, stability enhancements, and general improvements
Sep 20, 2012
* Minor bug fixes
* Now optimized for iOS6 devices!
Feb 11, 2012
* Feature to restore purchased content
* Swipe to delete scheduled items
* Minor bug fixes and speedups
* The "Special Visits" call pack is now FREE!
Dec 8, 2011

Elmo Calls FAQ

Elmo Calls is available in regions other than the following restricted countries:
Elmo Calls supports English
Elmo Calls contains in-app purchases. Please check the pricing plan as below:
"All Calls" Pack
"Happy Habits" Pack
"Laugh With Elmo!" Pack
"Sing With Elmo!" Pack
"Playdate With Elmo" Pack
"ABCs" pack
"You Can Do It!" Pack
"Special Visits" Pack
"Feelings" Pack
"Firsts and Celebrations" Pack
Click here to learn how to download Elmo Calls in restricted country or region.
Check the following list to see the minimum requirements of Elmo Calls.
Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
Requires iPadOS 11.0 or later.
iPod touch
Requires iOS 11.0 or later.

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