As one of the best-selling VoIP devices, magicJack has allowed people to use their Internet connection to make both mobile and landline...
Skype vs MagicJack Plus
Compare Skype vs MagicJack Plus. Find out whether Skype or MagicJack Plus is better for your VoIP business or home needs. The experts at VoipReview have analyzed the strengths and weaknesses of Skype and MagicJack Plus and detailed analysis of the comparison can be found below.
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Skype is a software application that allows users to make VoIP calls. So, you can only use Skype from your computer. You can still call the public telephone network, but you'll need a webcam or a headset to use Skype to make a VoIP call.
magicJack Plus is the newest VoIP system available from magicJack. With magicJack Plus, you don't need to keep your computer on at all times to use your phone, as you did with the older magicJack product. This means you...
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I used the system with the APP on my cell phone. Problem is that the quality of sound was so poor. Dropped calls, calls that didn't connect, etc. Although they do have a phone number for customer service, plan to spend half a day on hold. Also, if I was on a call on my cell phone, and a call came in on the MagicJack App, my phone call would be cut off. Not good! Further, DO NOT BY ADVANCE YEARS/SUBSCRIPTIONS. Although they do not tell you when you buy the extra years, they will not refund the subscription, even if the year has not started.
I am currently using the Magic-Jack Plus device. This device powers up by the 5 volts / 1 A adapter recommended by the manufacture. I noticed that when the voice static happened in back ground then I have to replace to the new power adapter and it will be fine. It seems to be the Magic-Jack device overheats causing the power adapter burned out quickly. I have replaced the new power adapters within the past few months and continuing to do the same in the future. So bad for the quality with this device. Also when using the Magic-Jack and the date and time setting up in my home phone are always in-corrected with my current region. I contacted the customer services and they can not resolve this issue because they are located in different state. They also don't have the direct contact email. I have to wait a way long in the telephone conversation with them when needed.