RCA ships Android desktop HD voice phone, Grandstream intros one


IT EXPO West 2012, Austin, TX – This week RCA (Actually Telefield licensing the RCA name) is showcasing its now-shipping Android desktop handset while Grandstream Networks announced its own model.  How far behind are Avaya, Digium, Polycom and snom?

Telefield is exhibiting its phone at both Metaswitch Forum and IT EXPO West. Announced over […]

Grandstream rolls out DECT phone–but no HD voice support (yet)


Garndstream Networks introduced its first DECT cordless phone last week at CommunicAsia 2012 – but without DECT or CAT-iq support.  It’s an odd choice, given the number of global  vendors linking up behind CAT-iq 2.0 for deployments in Europe and Grandstream’s incorporation of HD voice in nearly every other product it has shipped in […]

Grandstream announces yet another HD voice enterprise handset


Over in Germany for CeBIT, Grandstream Networks announced the GXP212 Enterprise HD IP phone. The new phone includes electronic hook switch (EHS) support for Plantronics headsets.

Users can dial using only the buttons on the handset, so one doesn’t need to touch the desktop keypad. Other features include 4 line keys with up to […]

Grandstream offers under $50 HD voice phone


Grandstream Networks (www.grandstream.com) is offering two new HD voice handsets, with one listing at $49; the other at $55.

The GXP1100 and 1105 are targeted at SMB and the hospitality industry as affordable entry-level HD voice SIP phones; it should be noted Grandstream dips into ambiguity by using the phrase “HD audio” as well […]

Grandstream announces yet another HD voice IP multimedia phone


Grandstream Networks (www.grandstream.com) has announced a “tablet-like” – perhaps slim form factor would be better – 7 inch touchscreen phone with integrated video calling, PoE and and WiFi.

The GXV3175 is being described as the “sibling” to the company’s Skype-certified GXV3140 phone. It includes support for three lines with up to 3 SP accounts […]

Grandstream announces HD voice IP phone for under $100


Grandstream Networks (www.grandstream.com) has announced an enterprise SIP phone with HD audio for a list price under $100. 

The two line GXP1440 is described as an “entry-level” enterprise desktop SIP phone for $99. It includes HD voice (G.722) audio, plus LCD XML customization, automated provisioning, integrated “personal Web productivity applications,” and advanced security […]

Grandstream gets Skype videophone certification


Grandstream Networks (www.grandstream.com) GXV3140 IP multimedia phone has been officially certified by Skype to make video calling with other Skype clients. 

The phone incorporates “native” Skype embedded software and the GXV3140 offers free two-way or three-way videocalling out of the box.  Looking back through the archives, the phone was first announced back in […]

IT EXPO: Grandstream adds two new HD voice phones


Los Angeles – At IT EXPO West 2010, Grandstream (www.grandstream.com) added two new phones to its GXP lineup of desktop enterprise SIP offerings.

The GXP2120 is a 6 line enterprise phone, supports 6 SIP accounts, 13 line appearances, and 5-way conferencing. It supports G.722, and has a 320×160 backlight LCD, 4 XML programmable […]

Metaswitch Forum – Grandstream intros $139 enterprise SIP HD voice phone


Orlando, FL – Grandstream (www.grandstream.com) is introducing a new HD voice phone here at Metaswitch Forum.  

The GXP2110 SIP phone offers HD voice audio quality, “packed” IP telephony features and integrated web applications, plus support for XML customization. Hardware features include dual network ports with integrated PoE, 4 line keys, 3 soft keys, […]

Grandstream launches dual-mode Skype SIP IP handset


Tom Keating over at TMC has announced the appearance of a dual-stack Skype and SIP phone, the Grandstream GXV3140 IP multimedia phone.

The Grandstream GXV3140 reportedly gets SIP support through a firmware upgrade, enabling the phone to support both Skype voice and video calls in addition to SIP-based voice and video calls.

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