Sunday, January 6, 2008

Belkin Offers $99 Desktop Skype Phone

Belkin introduced its new Desktop Internet Phone for Skype, which allows you to make free Skype Internet calls without having to turn on your computer. The phone is priced at US$99.99 and plugs in via an Ethernet port. Some features include:

  • Speaker, speed dial, call hold/release, call pickup/park, mute, redial, hold, call-timer display, and contact list

  • Contact list supports over 500 sets of Skype and SkypeOut contacts

  • Automatically logs into Skype after initial login

  • Plugs into port on wired/wireless router or a live Ethernet port so you can immediately start making calls

  • Supports inexpensive SkypeOut calls to landlines and mobiles anywhere in the world (requires purchase of Skype credit on
  • Supports SkypeIn.

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