Do these earphones and mic work as a handsfree kit?

In their description it mentions answering and ending calls using the remote but say's nothing of them being used to make calls.

Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic

Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic

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    Yes, they can be used to make calls, but only on iPhones and iPods that support voice control. To activate voice control, one clicks-and-holds the center button on the remote. From there, one can say something like: "Call Brennan Huff" or "Dial 9-1-1".