Top VoIP Services Ranked
VoIP services provide comprehensive phone solutions that boast affordability, calling features and mobility not available through conventional analog telephones. TopTenREVIEWS recently ranked the best VoIP services for residences and small businesses.
“VoIP services are a great alternative to a traditional landline,” says Lecia Monsen, Managing Editor of TopTenREVIEWS. “You can cut your phone bill in half and you don’t have to purchase new phone equipment. Plus, you still get all the calling features you're used to.”
The Top 3:
Phone Power: This VoIP provider is cost-effective and versatile, providing a wide range of service plans that cater to both home and corporate users. Each plan includes numerous calling features and select international calling at no additional cost.
ITP: ITP delivers several plan advantages for customers, including unlimited minutes, free-in networks calls and the ability to keep your existing telephone number. For added flexibility, this VoIP service also provides month-to- month plans that require no annual contract.
RingCentral Mobile: RingCentral is an ideal VoIP provider for small businesses and mobile professionals, with competitive international calling rates and a mobile app that allows you to make VoIP calls on a smartphone and tablet.
What Makes a Top-Notch VoIP Service?
VoIP providers are defined primarily by the service plans they offer, but calling features, ease of setup and customer support options are also important factors that contribute to a well-rounded VoIP provider. The best VoIP services excel in each of the following areas:
Service Plans: A VoIP service should offer flexible and comprehensive service plans that include unlimited long-distance minutes, online account management, and competitive setup and cancellation fees. International calling to Canada and Puerto Rico should also be available.
Calling Features: Top-notch VoIP providers offer a breadth of convenient calling features in each service plan. These include basic calling functions, such as voicemail and caller ID, as well as more advanced features geared towards business users, such as call transferring and conference calling.
Ease of Setup: Setting up a VoIP phone may seem complex, but detailed setup instructions and help manuals ensure users can set up a new VoIP system quickly and correctly.
Help & Support: For specific inquiries or troubleshooting issues, the best VoIP services provide direct technical support via email and telephone. They also post FAQs and a knowledgebase that users can reference online.
With affordable calling rates and comprehensive service plans, VoIP services deliver rich functionality at nearly half the cost of a conventional landline. Furthermore, you can convert your existing telephone, smartphone and tablet into an operational VoIP phone.
This article was provided to TechNewsDaily by our sister site, TopTenREVIEWS.