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Truphone provide free VoIP on mobile phones

News author: Djuki 09.12.2006 Comments Off

TruphoneTruphone announced absolutely free VoIP software for Wi-Fi enabled mobile phones. If you are from UK or US, just send SMS and they will send this software directly to your phone witch will install him-self. Truphone can work only on Nokia N-series and E-series phones at the moment. We expect support for other Wi-Fi phones, including phones built on the Windows Mobile platform.

Calls between on-line Truphone handsets are free worldwide. USA users can make free calls to USA/Canada to the end of the year, and UK Truphone users can make free calls with some major countries. Other Truphone calls from mobile phones will be charged at low VoIP rates.

Nokia E60 with Wi-FI

James Tagg, Truphone’s chief executive, said: “Truphone is the natural evolution of VoIP. First people talked to a PC, then they were tied to fixed-line handsets and now Truphone takes VoIP mobile. Free calling has arrived on mass-market handsets.”

Truphone is developed by an international team, using open source software. It will use your existing address book, so there is no need to re-type contacts. The SIP-based software using leading-edge techniques like: self-healing, small-footprint AMR codec for optimal call quality. Also Truphone uses smart, low-level coding to minimize battery usage. Visit Truphone for more info.

About Truphone
Truphone – www.truphone.com – is the trading name of Software Cellular Network Limited (SCN), a privately-owned UK technology company, founded in 2000 and funded by a mixture of private investment and venture capital. Today, Truphone is pioneering an all-SIP solution that enables mass market mobile phone handsets to make free and very low-cost calls using VoIP over wireless LAN.