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Communication when playing MOBAs like Pokemon UNITE helps players to make better decisions. Using voice chat serves this purpose. Read on to learn how to use voice chat in Pokemon UNITE, as well as the best apps to use.

Is Voice Chat Available?

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Voice Chat is available in-game for both Nintendo Switch and mobile devices. However, a separate voice chat device (mic) is required.

How to Use Voice Chat

Available In-Game, But Not Working

Currently, although the feature has been implemented in-game, our team was not able to use the voice chat feature. We recommend using an external app for voice chat rather than attempting to use the in-game feature.

If you have had success using the in-game voice chat, be sure to leave a comment and let us know how it went for you!

Available at Trainer Level 6

Trainer level 6
Reaching trainer level 6 unlocks an option to enable voice chat in the in-game settings.

Turn It On in the Systems Settings

How to Turn On Voice Chat in System Settings
1 Choose Teammates to TalkPress X in the home screen, then select Settings
2 Enable Voice Chat.pngGo to the System Settings, then turn on Voice Chat.

Turn It On During Battles

How to Turn On Voice Chat During Battles
1 Open MenuPress + button to open the menu.
2 Open SettingsPress - button to open settings.
3 Open SettingsTurn on voice chat.

Headphones with Microphone is Required

Headphones and earphones with a microphone function are required to talk in in-game voice chat. If a player doesn't have a microphone, they can only hear the other person's voice.

Players Can Choose Which Teammates They Can Talk To

Choose Teammates to Talk
Voice chat allows players to choose who they want to talk to. They can also mute the other party's voice by pressing the plus button during the match, so players can use it when they do not want to talk to anyone other than their friends.

Best Apps for Voice Chat

Players can utilize apps that support voice chat to better communicate with their team. There are many voice chat apps available for multiple platforms, but there are a few apps that gamers trust and enjoy the most.

Voice Chat Apps
App Notes
Discord LogoDiscord Rating: ★★★★★
  • Compatible with mobile devices and PCs
  • Simple to use
  • Free to use
  • Has text chat
  • Nintendo OnlineNintendo Switch Online Rating: N/A
    There is no news yet if Pokemon UNITE's voice chat is supported via the Nintendo Switch Online app.

    How to Use Discord

    Discord

    Download Discord

    Mobile Device (iOS) Mobile Device (Android) PC
    App Store Google Play Official Discord Website

    Download the Discord app using one of the links above.

    Create a Server

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    Select the Icon.pngIn the app, select the + symbol on the left. Select Create My Own.pngSelect Create My Own. (Any option is okay)
    Select For Me And My Friends.pngSelect For me and my friends. (Any option is okay). Enter Server Name.pngGive the server a name.

    Invite or Join

    Invite Friends to the Server
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    Select Invite Your Friends.pngIn the server page, select Invite your friends. Share Link.pngCopy and share the Invite Link to your firends.
    Join a Friend's Server
    1 2
    Select Join a Friend.pngIn the create your server page, select Join a friend on Discord. Enter the Link.pngEnter the invite link.

    Talk on Voice Channel

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    Select General Voice Channel.pngSelect the General voice channel. Select Join Voice.pngPress the Join Voice button.

    Voice Call Controls

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    During a voice call, there are useful controls to know. Deafen prevents users from hearing anything. Mute prevents users from talking via the mic. Leave exits the call conversation.

    Voice Call Control List
    Control Description
    Deafean Icon.pngDeafen Prevents users from hearing anything.
    Invite Friend Icon.pngInvite Friend Invites a friend to the server.
    Noise Supression.pngNoise Suppression Filters background noise.
    Settings Icon.pngSettings Opens voice call settings menu.
    Toggle Camera.pngToggle Camera Enables or disables the use of camera.
    Record or Cast Icon.pngRecord/Cast Records all conversation and camera.
    Mute Icon.pngMute Disables user's mic.
    Audio Output Icon.pngAudio Output Selects where the audio output goes through.
    Leave Icon.pngLeave Leaves the voice call conversation.

    Discord Help Center

    For more information about using Discord, visit their Help Center on their official website.
    Discord Help Center

    Benefits of Voice Chat

    Zapdos
    The greatest benefit of voice chat is being able to communicate better with your team. Although there is quick chat during the match, talking with the team is easier and faster. However, things can also get toxic when players fight each other using voice chat.

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