8x8 vs Phonebooth

Compare 8x8 vs Phonebooth. Find out whether 8x8 or Phonebooth is better for your VoIP business or home needs. The experts at VoipReview have analyzed the strengths and weaknesses of 8x8 and Phonebooth and detailed analysis of the comparison can be found below.

User Ratings & Reviews

  • 35 Reviews
  • 7 Reviews
3.9
3.95

Overview:

8x8 is a trusted provider of award-winning cloud communications systems for business of all sizes. Having earned over 125 patents and counting, 8x8 is dedicated to developing innovative solutions that help businesses work simply and perform...

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Provider Info

  • Website: 8x8.com
  • Headquater Country: United States
  • Founder Year: 1996
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  • Founder Year: 2003

Plans Available*

  • 8x8 Call Center Software - N/A
  • 8x8 Global Extension - $79.99
  • 8x8 Metered Extensions - $24.99
  • 8x8 SIP Trunking - N/A
  • 8x8 Unlimited Extension - $39.99
  • Virtual Office - $19.99
  • Virtual Office Pro - $49.99
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Users Average Rating

Recent User Reviews

We've been trying to get 8x8 to fix a chronic problem with our recorded calls getting randomly lost or corrupted. We call and email them daily and get little to no response. The typical response is "that department is very busy with other problems, we'll get to yours when we get to it." They say that the problem gets escalated to a higher tier but we still haven't gotten a response and it's been over a week now. I've called our rep Aldrich and he says that he's done all that he can and I've talked to Donovan who is apparently the head of the tech department and he is the one that told me that they'll get to our calls when they get to them. Very unresponsive when it comes to resolving issues.

[email protected] July 24th, 2017

After 12 months of frustration, we have moved away from 8X8. The issue was never the suite of features. It was customer service for a persistent problem. The basic requirement for a telephone system is that it allows me to make and receive calls. For 12 months, we were unable to receive call from many local people. I was told that it was not the fault of 8X8 and to contact our old provider, Verizon. Verizon said they had ported the number and that was all they could do. We have switched to 3CX. Within 2 days, the local contact was able to trace and resolve the problem. Anyone can now call. My experience shows that 8X8 is not willing to help solve a serious problem. I should also add that they offered no compensation for this issue. I cannot recommend 8x8.

Family9531 July 3rd, 2017

I liked Phonebooth initially. However, the phones they support are old and have reached end of life. They don't support Polycom phones with 4.0 firmware or newer. Neither do they support any Yealink phones available in the market now. I have called several times and created several cases for help but the only response I get is that they don't have any information about future plans. May be they are planning on closing shop soon. Who knows... they don't know either.

jomo December 12th, 2016

If you depend on a reliable phone system for you business, don't use Phonebooth. I'm moving our stuff to another provider as soon as I can.

VoipReview Staff November 9th, 2013
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