Mobile VoIP is a new application of VoIP technology that allows you to connect to your VoIP network via your mobile/cellular handsets. Mobile VoIP is carried through a third party service provider over a 3G or WiFi network, using your mobile phone. Although there may be some software download in which is required to gain access to your VoIP service provider using your cellular phone, it still proves to be a cost-effective solution for those enormous cell phone bills.
Why go through the trouble? Simply because of portability. Imagine you are in Tokyo while your office in New York and you are expecting a very important call. If you have your cellphone on, you don't have to worry about missing that call. Problem is, your cell phone carrier will charge you an arm and a leg on roaming fees. Mobile voip to the rescue! You can enjoy all the advance features like you do in your office and of course with voip rate.
Mobile voip is an essential service for globetrotter who needs to be in touch with his business or family whenever and where ever they are in WiFi hotspot. These days, most smart phones like Iphone and blackberry are equipped with WiFi capability and Mobile VoIP ready. Iphone users can, in fact, enjoy this mobile voip functionality by downloading free applications like fring, skype, truphone, rebtel,etc. However, some of cellphone carriers are still blocking the usage of these softphones over their 3G network.
Posted by VoIP Phone Service at 10:51 PM