Does Cheap VoIP communication means cheap VoIP phones?
Statistics about VoIP communications: in 2010 are sold 164 million IP-Phones (in according with ‘’In-Stat’’ Inc. findings) in comparison with 10 million sold in 2006. According to “Juniper research’’ market of VoIP PBXs is $ 1.6 billion in2009; average price per VoIP phone dropped twice (50%) sine last five years. However, average life expectancy of an average VoIP phone system is 7 years.
Cost of VoIP phones.
In general terms, the price of VoIP phones is being formed up on presented characteristics and features implemented. A single VoIP phone may cost upward of $700 – an unacceptable price label for a company with either restricted funds or a minimal staff involved. The objective is to select only the features that promise to address your business needs, and, eventually, to cut costs. Relatively cheap VoIP phones, being at low-end, are desktop alternatives under $200. It is the widespread experts opinion, that cheapest VoIP phone providing full set of VoIP communications advantages, costs about 140$ for good one.
Controversies of Cheap VoIP Phones for business applications
VoIP business application phone systems should be affordable. But a business phone system setup that is too inexpensive should be considered with suspicion. What is the deep reason for particular system to be so cheap? Possible answers are following: seller of inexpensive VoIP phone system is giving a great deal. May be dealing company see this bargain(s) with you as a long term relationship. However, much more likely, a cheap business VoIP phone system is inexpensive for a real reason, and these reasons could be in matter of future risk for your company as follows:
1. Future growth or augmentation of your company
In general, small business VoIP phone systems are aimed to be uses by less than 10 users in one location. VoIP PBX functions such as call re-routing, call hold, and call transfer are directed by technology within the hardware, rather than software at the VoIP phone box itself or some other servers nodes. It could be good for a current moment, but could deliver expansion problems for you company in future. One of the criteria of risk is the too simplistic set-ups of bought relatively cheap VoIP phones systems.
2. The consulting cost
The devising and maintenance of an actual VoIP phone system that works for a specific business is not a performance of an amateur. Experts on VoIP software, hardware, even business processes should be involved in consulting affairs of your business implementation VoIP phone system.
3. Cheap VoIP phone today, gone tomorrow
The business owner sometimes is proud of paying the lowest price for VoIP phone system, until a problem appears and there is no one, who is going to fix it. By paying about ten percent more, in average, such a business owner might have cooperated with a vendor that offers good items like tech support and warranties.
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