By Sharon Albright
Long distance calls from one country to another are very
expensive. For the small business organizations, that need to
make long distance domestic and international calls, the price
becomes an obstacle. The high cost involved in making long
distance calls can influence the profit of the organization.
Thus, the owners of these small industries are always on the
look out for cheaper call rates and greater talk time.
Realizing the importance of this factor, the telecommunication
companies are constantly competing with one another to
their sale by decreasing the rate. But, it is the entry of
(Voice over Internet Protocol) in the market that seems to
dimmed the shine of the rest. It came as a blessing for small
business and home based business. The PC to phone VoIP makes
use of the internet connected computers to make calls to
telephones around the world. The advantages of using VoIP are
many. It carries voice data more efficiently via the internet
and is very economical. A PC to phone VoIP call to USA fro
anywhere in the world would cost a few cents per minute.
By using the internet to make your calls, the long distance
charges imposed by major telecommunication companies are no
longer there. To make a long distance call from your computer,
you will require internet connection, microphone and speakers.
It is essential to know what your business needs before
selecting the VoIP phone system for your business. If your
business requires constant customer support by interacting
the phone, then it is important to select a better quality
service. If you are using the phone to make long distance
to communicate with your business partners for short intervals
of time, then you can opt for a low cost option.
Even though PC to phone long distance service is economical,
there are a few problems that you can face. Talking over the
phone via PC to phone and surfing the web at the same time can
degrade the quality of the call. You may hear an echo of your
own voice when you use a speaker to make the long distance
call. Apart from these few factors, the Voice over Internet
Protocol service is the most economical way of making long
distance domestic and international calls.
About The Author: Sharon Albright is the owner of
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