What is a VoIP or SIP Phone?

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VoIP phone or IP Phone uses Voice over IP (VoIP) technology for placing and transmitting telephone calls over an IP network, such as the Internet, instead of the traditional public switched telephone network (PSTN) such as Telkom.


Despite the difference in technology used with VoIP phone calls, dialing, talking on the phone and receiving phone calls is pretty much the same as is experienced with landline phones.

A VoIP phone or application may have many features an analogue phone doesn’t support, such as e-mail-like IDs for contacts that may be easier to remember than names or phone numbers, or easy sharing of contact lists among multiple accounts.


No particular type of VoIP phone is required for using VoIP services. IP-based telephone services use control protocols such as Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) which is supported by most VoIP provide

Who are some of the top VoIP phone manufacturers in the market?

Latest VoIP Phone News

Yealink: Yealink: Yealink Announces Successful Interoperability with VoIP.ms 2019-10-15 Yealink and VoIP.ms today announced that they completed interoperability testing and are pleased to certify that Yealink product offering work seamlessly with VoIP.ms powerful service platform.

Xiamen, China and Montreal, Canada – October 15th, 2019 – Yealink, the global leading provider of enterprise communication and collaboration solutions, and VoIP.ms, a provider of feature-rich VoIP services, today announced that they completed i
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Yealink: Yealink: Yealink Tops the SIP phone Market Share for a Second Consecutive Year and Takes Gold for Customer Satisfaction 2019-11-06 Yealink has topped the list for the SIP phone segment for a second consecutive year with a market share of 27.3% in 2018, according to latest Global Enterprise Communications Platforms and Endpoints Market report by Frost & Sullivan.

XIAMEN, China, Nov 6, 2019 – Yealink, a global leading unified communications (UC) solution provider, has topped the list for the SIP phone segment for a second consecutive year with a market share of 27.3% in 2018, accordi
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Yealink: Yealink: Yealink unveils new Certified for Microsoft Teams- voice and video devices for personal use and meetings at Microsoft Ignite 2019-11-04 Yealink is pleased to unveil its newest USB speakerphone CP900 and Microsoft Teams Rooms (MTR) MVC300, which expands its broad voice and video device portfolio for Microsoft Teams to meet diverse scenario and user needs.

• Award-winning portable USB speakerphone CP900 for personal use, huddle rooms and on-the-go needs• Latest Microsoft Teams Rooms MVC300 for focus rooms, a complete Yealink MTR solution for focus, small to medium, and large meeti
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