The HTek UCUC924 is a color enterprise IP phone that can register up to 4 SIP accounts, along with 8 line keys, and 5-way voice conferencing. The target users for this phone are corporate staff, administrative assistants, and employees working with bandwidth-intensive application on collocated PCs.
This is a review of Bria for iPad Version 3.8.1, the latest version available in the iTunes store as of 1/5/17.
Bria for iPad is a softphone developed with the power user in mind, marketing itself as a business productivity application. It offers several multitasking features that allows users to work on other iPad apps while maintaining voice and video communications.
Bria for iPad targets the traveling business user, and has some business class features, such as as automated call recording, presence, call forwarding, selective contact integration with Facebook and Google, and VPN support.
The first product in the new line of Grandstream networking equipment is the GWN7610, a wireless access point, soon to be followed by the GWN7600. This device can be used to connect wireless devices to your local network. In this review, we take a look at the GWN7610's design, features, setup, and more.
The Polycom VVX 300 is a entry level phone suitable for users who handle low to moderate call volume. Despite being an entry level phone, the VVX 300 has all the basic call functions needed for business communications. From call transfer to conferencing, call hold, BLF, mute, and more, the VVX 300 is equipped to handle day-to-day office calling. The phone is also priced below $100, making it a good candidate for mass deployment.
The Polycom VVX 400 is a mid-range phone with a color 3.5” LCD screen and 12 line display. The layout is designed to streamline call management. The VVX 400 features all the functions you'd expect to find in a modern desk phone, including call transfer, conferencing, hold, and mute, along with business VoIP staples such as HD voice.
Zoiper is an audio/video softphone app for desktop and mobile devices. It's currently available on Mac, PC, Linux, Android, and iOS. The softphone app is designed for a variety of users, including individuals, service providers, call centers, or any organization looking for a business grade phone app. In addition to audio and video calling, Zoiper also supports instant messaging, BLF, presence, and faxing.
Grandstream Wave is a free softphone app that aims to bolster remote working and replace cell phone services. Wave allows you to make and receive calls on your business or residential SIP accounts on any Android or iOS device. The app can operate from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection. Wave seeks to rid your phone of costly cell phone bills, relying on VoIP and instead of aging cell phone networks.
The following review was conducted in August 2016.
The HTek UC926 is an executive IP phone with a modern design and a custom Texas Instruments chipset. As a mid-range device, the UC926 straddles an advanced feature set, but ultimately strives for economy in both price and form. The UC926 is targeted for office workers who receive a calls on a semi-regular to consistent basis.
The HTek UC862 is an enterprise level desk phone that’s suitable for standard office users. The UC862 is yet another IP phone featuring a color display, which seems to be a trend across the industry (see our reviews of the Grandstream GXP2170 and the Yealink T49G). It's slightly bigger and more expensive than the HTek UC842 from the same series.