Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) continues to change and evolve to keep up with the fast-changing technology world. To help you stay on top of VoIP, we’d like to update you with the latest VoIP hardware on a monthly basis.
This December, we have some new, exciting IP phones, gateways, and headsets from Sangoma, Digium, Snom, and more well-known brands. Let me walk you through them quickly!
The s205 is an entry-level, 1-line SIP Phone designed with all the fundamental capabilities you’ll need for daily operations. The Hot-Desking function allows you to access all your settings simply by logging into any phone with your extension and password. A perfect solution for users without a permanent work desk such as call-center agents …
It doesn’t matter if you are an entry or executive-level user, Sangoma’s s-Series IP Phones always have the solution that can fulfill your business demands. Especially if you are a FreePBX and PBXact user, you know how easy and fast it is to deploy Sangoma’s IP phones with your system.
Now, Sangoma is going one step further to roll out the new s705 that will take their executive-level users to the next level. Let’s check out what it is all about!
Large Color Display with Wi-Fi & Bluetooth Support
The new s705 is a 6 SIP accounts IP Phone that boasts a 4.3-inch full-color display and Wi-Fi & Bluetooth connectivity. Targeting exective-level users, the s705 IP phone really draws everyone’s attention with its enhanced network …
Already known as a leader and expert in integrated network access, transmission, IP and Frame Relay technologies, Patton recently announced their new release of the SmartNode 4141 Series FXS VoIP Gateway.
The SN4141 Gateway supports up to eight phone or fax calls and is designed for all-IP applications where either old, non-replaceable telephones have to be integrated into a UCC environment. It delivers the legacy phone interfaces, service transparency, and flexible integration required for All-IP networks. Check out some highlighted features below:
- 8 FXS Analog Interfaces: 2, 4 or 8 FXS interfaces, supporting simultaneous voice or fax calls.
- Advanced Local Call Switching: Virtual interfaces and routing tables provide industry leading flexibility in call handling programming.
- Network Monitoring: Embedded PacketSmart Agent for network monitoring and
Recently, Plantronics introduced the new MDA400 QD Series with advanced call management functionality.
With the advanced audio processors, the Plantronics compatible headsets, and the Plantronics Manager Pro, you are able to manage your call center with analytics and insights right from desk phones and softphones.
Designed for contact center managers, the MDA400 Series highlights its flexible compatibility which allows you to connect with all major desk phones, softphones, and headsets. The MDA400 Series is also ideal for CSR agent training when used with a Y-cable, as well as a great tool for gathering data insights when used with Plantronics Manager Pro.
- Track analytics and gain insights from both desk phones and softphones with Plantronics Manager Pro
- Benefit from Plantronics software technology that detects
After the release of GWN7600 WiFi Access Point (AP), GWN7610 Wireless AP, and the GWN7000 VPN Router, now Grandstream goes one step further to introduce the GWN7600LR AP to its GWN family.
The GWN7600LR is a WiFi long range access point designed to provide extended coverage support and it is ideal for businesses looking to create an expandable WiFi solutions outdoor. It’s always exciting to see new products. Let’s check out some key features!
Waterproof Outdoor Solution
As the demand for an outdoor WiFi Access Point has been increasing, Grandstream created the GWN7600LR, a high-performance wireless access point that can be deployed outdoors with its weatherproof casing.
Long Range Coverage: Up to 275 meters!
The GWN7600LR also comes equipped with dual-band 2×2:2 MU-MIMO with beam-forming …
September 25, 2017 – Grandstream announced the release of the new HA100, a high-availability controller for their UCM6510 IP PBX.
Designed for businesses that demand a 100% uptime, redundant voice system, the HA100 provides an automatic failover solution when paired with two UCM6510 IP PBXs. The controller will monitor the operational status of both IP PBXs constantly and will automatically switch all system control to the secondary UCM6510 when the primary device fails (including all the connected telephone lines, network links, auxiliary devices, all registered SIP endpoints and the recorded voicemails).
“Many businesses today require communication solutions that are always-on and fully redundant. For these businesses, a communication platform being down for even a minute can have catastrophic consequences. As our customers around the world …
September 22, 2017 – AudioCodes introduced their latest addition to the 400HD series of IP Phones – the 445HD IP Phones!
The AudioCodes 445HD is an advanced IP phone with high definition voice experience for Microsoft 365 including Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams. It delivers enhanced productivity and support for complex legacy workflows with a high-resolution color screen and integrated LCD sidecar with speed dial and presence indication.
Some Key Features:
- Optimized for Microsoft 365 including Skype for Business
- 4.3” color screen
- Speed dial sidecar and centralized management
- Advanced voice processing capabilities, including SILK codec support, ensure high-definition voice quality
The entire AudioCodes 400HD series of IP phones now support native voice dialing services based on the corporate directory.
AudioCodes will demonstrate the new …
Xiamen, China – Spet. 20, 2017, Yealink announced their global launch of Yealink CP920 Conference Phone and the DECT IP Phone W60 Package. Let’s take a quick peek at these two new products!
The CP920 Conference Phone
The CP920, together with the CP960 that released last month, is part of Yealink’s audio conferencing solutions targeting both in-room and remote participants. Both solutions provide HD voice, a 20 ft wide voice pickup range, and noise cancelling technology for communication clarity and efficiency. Different from the CP960, which targets mid-to-large-sized meetings, the CP920 is designed for small-to-medium sized users. To differentiate it from the traditional conference phones, the CP920 also comes with a simple touchscreen keypad for smoother user experience and 3-way PSNT conference support via …
When it comes to the most popular conference phones, you may think of the Polycom IP7000, the Grandstream GAC2500, or the Yealink CP860. Now, you have one more option to think about!
Yealink’s new CP960 conference phone has become a spotlight in the conference phone market since its release in June 2017. And it doesn’t just have an elegant look, it also boasts powerful features to give you all that you need for a conference meeting. But no more chatting, let’s check it out!
This “Y”-shape conference phone, which also represents the brand name “Yealink”, features an elegant design that makes it easy to pick up the audio in the room while eliminating noises with the noise-cancellation technology. With the CP960, up to five …
August 1st, 2017, Digium announced the release of their new E-Series Switchvox appliances and subscription changes.
Targeting small to medium businesses, Digium’s new E-Series Switchvox appliances are built with less operational complexity and better value at an even lower price. The Switchvox E-Series includes the E510, the E520, the E530 and the E540. Let’s see what all the buzz is about!
Up to 500 Users and 200 Concurrent Calls
If you have ever used any of the older versions of the Switchvox appliances, you will tell the difference right away. The E-Series are all SIP only appliances with up to 600 supported phones, 200 concurrent calls, and 200 conference users. Much powerful and flexible than before.
Less Weight, Lower Price
Comparing to …