New OnSIP Phone Review: Linphone for Linux

We recently reviewed Linphone 4.1.1 for Linux, an open source softphone developed by Belledonne Communications. We enjoyed the clean interface and simple conferencing functions, as well as the voice and video call quality.

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Topics: IP phone, zoiper, Softphone

New OnSIP Phone Review: Zoiper 3 for Windows

We recently reviewed Zoiper 3 for Windows, a softphone client for PCs that offers both free and paid versions. We were impressed by the low resource consumption of the app during voice and video calls, as well as the support for faxing.

Here's an excerpt from the review:

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Topics: IP phone, zoiper, Softphone

5 Benefits of Desktop Softphone Applications

Desktop softphone applications are becoming more ubiquitous in the workplace, not just as third party solutions, but also as integrated first party apps from VoIP providers. Desktop softphones offer several advantages for customers, including decreased costs from licensing fees, easier contact importation, and seamless integration with localized features.

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Topics: Softphone, OnSIP app

New OnSIP Phone Review: Jitsi Desktop for Ubuntu

Our latest phone review considers Jitsi Desktop for Ubuntu, the premier open source softphone for Linux. Although the phone is free, it has a robust feature set similar to many commercial softphones. Here's an excerpt from the review:

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Topics: Open Source, IP phone, Softphone, jitsi

New OnSIP Phone Review: Zoiper for Android

We're happy to announce our latest phone review of Zoiper for Android, a softphone for Android phones and tablets. Zoiper is designed to replace a desk phone with business-grade functionality, and aims to unseat stalwart options such as Bria and Grandstream Wave.

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Topics: Android, IP phone, zoiper, Softphone

New OnSIP Phone Review: Bria for Mac (Version 4.0)

We're happy to announce our latest phone review for the Bria for Mac. Version 4.0 supports up to 10 SIP accounts and comes with HD voice and video calling, multi-party conferencing, presence, and IM. From the review:

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Topics: bria, Apple, Softphone

Hosted PBX Setup: Key Considerations

Business VoIP providers love to use the word "seamless" when describing their services. They offer "no hardware" solutions and promise easy set up "in minutes".

But is that actually the case?

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Topics: hosted PBX, webphone, VoIP, slack, Softphone

New OnSIP Phone Review: Bria for iPad

We're happy to announce our latest phone review: Bria for iPad (Version 3.8.1). Bria for iPad is an extension of the well-known softphone onto Apple's popular tablet. The app offers more screen real estate, HD voice and video calling, and leading features such as automatic call recording. Here's an excerpt from the review:

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Topics: IP phone, phone review, bria, Softphone, app

4 Impressive Business VoIP Phones from 2016 [Free Guide]

Every year, business phone manufacturers release new models and firmware with the latest designs, features, and capabilities. In 2016, we saw several impressive IP phones enter the market. These phones featured shiny touchscreens, more customizable keys, HD voice and video codec support, and more.

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Topics: DECT Phone, Desk Phone, Business Technology, IP phone, IP phones,, phone review, Softphone

Smartphone vs Softphone: 5 Business Calling Features

Your smartphone is great for making everyday phone calls, texting, taking photos, and more. When you need to take a business call, however, there are features that your native dialer simply don't support. Softphones, or software phones, are designed to offer an alternative to your standard smartphone dialer with critical business features, including multi-party video conferencing, attended transfers, call recording, and more.

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Topics: Android, iPhone, SMB Leadership, Business Technology, bria, Softphone