VoIP Broadband Phone
Definition of VoIP
for Voice over Internet Protocol. It is a technology that allows you to
make and receive voice calls using a broadband internet connection instead
of the analog phone line.
How Does VoIP Work?
converts your voice into a digital signal that travels over the internet.
The signal is converted back to regular voice signal before it reaches the
What Equipments Do You Need for VoIP Service?
broadband internet connection (cable or DSL or wireless) is required for
VoIP service. A regular phone connected to VoIP adaptor or a VoIP phone is also required.
services allow you to make and receive phone calls to other subscribers in
the same network using the computer by installing special software
Characteristics of VoIP
Broadband Phone Service
subscribe to VoIP broadband phone service, you can make and receive any
phone calls (including local calls and international calls) just like
traditional phone service. The people you talk to on the phone only need a
regular analog phone and no specific equipment.
VoIP broadband phone services allow you to make unlimited calls locally and
to specific countries. The charge for long distance calls is also
substantially lower than traditional phone line as well.
broadband phone service also provides many additional features, such as
caller ID, call waiting, conference call, call forwarding etc but unlike
traditional phone service, these additional features are provided free of
VoIP service providers allow you to select virtual phone number (i.e.
country code or area code different from where you live) which is very
useful for people calling you from long distance. For example, if you live
in the U.S. and most of your friends and relatives are in UK, you can get a
virtual number with an area code in UK. When your friends and relatives
call you using their traditional phones, they are only charged for local
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