Box s Tao Cordless DUALphone

There was much talk about voice over internet protocol or in short VoIP and how cost saving it can be. This week we will take a look at TAO Cordless VoIP/DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunication) phone. It claims to be the world’s first cordless 2-in-1 Skype™ Internet telephone.

 Tao Cordless DUALphone

There was much talk about voice over internet protocol or in short VoIP and
how cost saving it can be. This week we will take a look at TAO Cordless VoIP/DECT
(Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunication) phone. It claims to be the world’s
first cordless 2-in-1 Skype™ Internet telephone.

Jebsen & Jessen is the official marketing and distribution arm for this Dual
Phone manufactured by Giant Wireless Technology Limited.  The Cordless Dual
Phone is currently available for sale in Singapore at a suggested retail price
of S$ 208 including GST. This phone is actually from a particular company called RTX
from Denmark which specialized in developing DECT chipsets for over a decade.

Now let’s see what are the stuff that comes with the box

 

 Tao Cordless DUALphone

Hardware

• One Cordless DUALphone handset
• One base station with fixed USB cord
• One power supply for the base station
• Base station socket
• One telephone line cord
• One battery pack (rechargeable)
• One software installation CD-ROM (including Skype™)

Detail specifications on what this phone can do

• Call VoIP free of charge worldwide via SkypeTM to other SkypeTM Users.
• 2 in 1 cordless telephone – Internet telephone (VoIP) and standard telephone
in one
• Plug & Dial – easy to install – easy to use
• International and long distance calls at low rates with SkypeOut
• (requires purchase of SkypeOut credit online)
• Distinctive ringing between standard telephone and internet calls
• Range: Indoor up to 50 metres
• Outdoor: up to 300metres
• Talk time: up to 6.5 hours
• Standby: up to 100 hours
• 16 KHz audio sampling
• Backlit display
• Caller ID
• Telephone book: up to 160 entries
• Redial: 30 entries
• Call log: 30 entries
• Key log
• Display: 2 lines, 16 characters each, plus icons
• 5 ring tones
• Multiple handset capacity – up to 4 units
• Call Forwarding, Call waiting
• SkypeTM is a program that makes is possible to call for free over the internet