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Before planning to buy VoIP, compare top VoIP service providers here

Updated on July 6, 2011

VOIP or Voice over Internet Protocol is the latest technology in telecommunication industry, which is the fastest growing market in the communication sector. It is estimated that by around 2010, there will be two times more VOIP phone subscribers than what we have now therefore taking a leap ahead from the 22 million to 44 million VOIP subscribers in one year. If you are planning to buy VoIP services, go through the list below to compare top VoIP service providers in USA providing excellent customer service and completive rates.

1. Vonage

For people planning to buy VoIP services, Vonage tops the VoIP service providers list because it delivers the services at a reasonable price that means the price is neither lowest, nor the highest. Besides providing top‑notch 24x7 customer service and other lucrative cost-saving features, Vonage provides best call clarity and quality. Vonage provides an ATA adapter for around 40 dollars, which are refundable on return of the adapter.

2. Lingo

Lingo seconds the VoIP service providers list as it offers unlimited calling to United States, Canada, and twenty-two other countries for just 21.95 dollars per month. Lingo VoIP Internet Phone Service Provider offers free equipment plus 25 different features with its service and a thirty-day money back guarantee. Lingo offers different plans for different needs like for domestic use, Lingo provides Lingo Residential Plans and for business purposes, it provides Lingo Business Plans or Lingo VoIP plans for Corporate. It offers the best plans for people who are comparing top VoIP service providers.

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3. Voip.com

Voip.com comes at the third place on top VoIP service providers list as it offers VoIP service at 16.95 dollars per month, which is a price much lower than its other competitors in the VoIP phone market. Voip.com also provides other additional accessories with the VoIP connection namely softphone, a second line, and voicemail for your cell phones. Besides these three additional features, voip.com provides a Grandstream HandyTone 286 ATA which is shipped free with the service. Voip.com allows you to try its service with a thirty-day money-back guarantee included. Besides providing voice over IP services for consumers, Voip.com also provides a lucrative affiliate referral program. You can visit the site directly via the above link and sign up as an affiliate and can start selling voip.com’s residential and business plans in just a few simple steps. By becoming a voip.com affiliate, you will not only be thrilled by the earning potential of this exciting offer but also you can become a part of VoIP revolution which has become a rapid growth industry in a decade or two.

4. BroadVoice

BroadVoice ranks fourth on the list of top VoIP service providers and is beneficial for business organizations and private individuals that make a lot of international calls. BroadVoice provides different service plans, which are specifically beneficial for users whose calls mostly goes outside of US without sacrificing the local calls. Broadvoice also provides Bring Your Own Device Scheme in abbreviated form BYOD where a user can bring along his/her own equipment or device and then sign up for a fee starting at 5.95 dollars per month. BroadVoice service works with many SIP capable devices. It also allows you to try its service with a thirty-day money-back guarantee included same like voip.com.

5. Packet8

Packet8 by 8x8, Inc. ranks fifth on the list of top VoIP service providers and provides a series of services, which includes a cellular VoIP phone service known as MobileTalk and a hosted PBX. Packet8’s price is 24.95 dollars but if you will add 5 dollars more to this, you will be able to make unlimited calls to 40 different countries. Packet8 also allows you to try its service with a thirty-day money-back guarantee included same like voip.com and BroadVoice plus there are activation and termination charges. Packet8 provides a free SoftTalk softphone and an IP-phone instead of ATA, so there is no need to buy an additional ATA.

6. ViaTalk

ViaTalk is a VoIP service, which provides affordable domestic and business broadband telephone plans and provides the cheapest price with a lot list of great features. ViaTalk allows its users to bring your own device feature that saves their activation and shipping charges. ViaTalk allows a 14-day money-back guarantee trial.

7. AT&T CallVantage

CallVantage provides a lot of VoIP service solutions for small scale businesses. CallVantage’s cost is a little bit higher than its competitors but the services provided by CallVantage are worth the price with excellent call quality, good customer service, and great features. CallVantage provides a free ATA with the service and charges 29.99 dollars for activation and termination charges. CallVantage allows no money-back guarantee. It is important to note that AT&T has closed its subscription to CallVantage service for new customers but the existing customers are still able to use it.

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    • soni2006 profile imageAUTHOR

      Rajinder Soni 

      7 years ago from New Delhi, India

      @azizzii and marialeu, thanks a lot for your review of this hub and adding new information.

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      marialeu 

      7 years ago

      Great hub. If you are going to take voip then you should have to compare all the features, services , prices with all service provides.

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    • soni2006 profile imageAUTHOR

      Rajinder Soni 

      8 years ago from New Delhi, India

      Though Vonage is in my hit list of VOIP service providers but there are other options like phone power as suggested above by VOIP software in the comment.

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      VoIP software 

      8 years ago

      I have been using phone power and its good, cheap as well.

    • soni2006 profile imageAUTHOR

      Rajinder Soni 

      8 years ago from New Delhi, India

      Thanks a lot TnFlash for the visit and comment.

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      TnFlash 

      8 years ago from Tampa, Florida

      Great Hub! Finally someone has given a list of providers with comments on service all in one place.

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