The magicJack Plus is a revolutionary telecommuncations device that allows users to get unlimited local and long distance calls to the United States and Canada for just $29.95/year. magic Jack phone service is extremely popular and its parent company VocalTec is currently one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world with 2010 sales topping $100 million and users consuming nearly one billion minutes per month.
What Is The magic Jack?
It is a new and revolutionary land line line style telephone except that it isn’t run through actual telephone lines but rather is processed and sent over the internet via VoIP technology.
What Is The magicJack Plus?
It is a brand new updated version of the magicJack. Updates on this device include HD Voice and Echo Control that dramatically increase sound quality along with the ability to bypass a computer and hook the device directly into an RJ-45 Ethernet port.
How Much Does It Cost?
It requires an upfront free of $39.95 for the device and the first year of telephone service. Future years of service cost just $19.95 each with discounts available if you purchase multiple years at one time. The new device costs $69.95 initially and includes the first year of service. Future years of service cost $29.95 each.
Currently the company is offering a 100% risk free 30 day free trial. Take advantage of this free trial to see if the device is right for you.
If I get the device can I keep my current telephone number?
Yes, for $19.95 they allows users to port their number.
What features does it come with?
It comes with all of the standard features we have come to expect on our landline phone plus additional features for free that you typically have to pay for with a traditional phone company. For a complete list see our magic Jack features post.
How do I make calls with the device?
Simply hook your magic Jack up to your computer and follow the installation process. Once finished you can either hook a regular telephone up to the other end of your magicjack or you can begin making calls straight from your computer via magic Jacks PC softphone. With the plus you bypass the need for a computer and can simply hook it directly into your router or modem, installation required.
How many minutes does the it come with?
It comes with unlimited minutes.
Does it include long distance calls for free?
Yes, it includes unlimited local and long distance calling to the United States and Canada.
What about international calling?
In order to make international calls with magic Jack you will need to purchase credits. International calling rates vary by country but they are generally less than you can expect to pay with other companies.
What if I am having technical or billing difficulties?
If you are having problems getting your phone to work correctly you need to visit the official magic Jack site and follow the onsite instructions to use their customer service chat feature.
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