THE WHOLE WORLD CAN TALK FOR FREE!
The Linksys Dual-Mode Internet Telephone Kit allows you to make calls
to Yahoo Messenger™ users over the internet or regular calls over your
existing standard telephone line.
Yahoo Messenger is a FREE internet service for making long distance calls using VOIP (voice over internet protocal)
Sign up for free service by clicking here.
You'll get the convenience of a Dect 6.0 cordless phone and all its
features, plus the high-quality voice reception that you get from Voip
on your PC, without being tied to your computer!
the software, connect the USB Base Station to your PC, and your Yahoo
Messenger contact list appears on the handset's screen.
choose from your list and talk! Now you can have cordless handset
convenience when you use Yahoo Messenger and you don't have to sit in
front of your computer when you want to talk to your friends.
Linksys Dual-Mode Internet Telephone Kit comes with the handset,
charger, and a USB Base Station that plugs into your computer.
capability lets you choose whether to make calls over a standard
telephone line or with the Yahoo Messenger application running on your
Just select who you want to talk to from your contact list on your Handset, press a button, and get ready to talk.
Of course, the Handset supports Yahoo Messenger Phone Out Service dialing as well.
It rings when you have a Yahoo Messenger call coming in, and shows the Caller ID on the screen.
The Handset also supports call waiting and Yahoo Messenger's optional Voicemail service.
When you're on a call, you can hit the Mute button for privacy, or use the speakerphone function to let everyone join in.
2-in-1 cordless DECT telephone for Yahoo Messenger and a standard telephone line (PSTN)
Route calls between Yahoo Messenger or a standard line
Plug and Dial: Easy to install and easy to use
Expandable up to 4 handsets with a single base station
Intercom support enables communication between multiple handsets
Hands-free speakerphone with one key touch
Graphical color LCD display with status indicators
Base station with USB connection to connect to your PC and RJ-11 connection to connect to your phone line
Status display of Yahoo Messenger contact list and Yahoo Messenger voicemail
Superior sound quality
Voice encryption for maximum security
120 hours standby time, 10 hours talk time
Frequency Bands: Europe- 1880~1900MHz, North America- 1920~1930MHz, South America- 1910~1930MHz
Standards: DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunication Standard)
Speech Coding: 32Kbps ADPCM
Distance Range: 300 meters outdoors, 50 meters indoors
Number of Channels: 10 channels (Europe & SA), 5 channels (NA)
Standby/Talk Time: 120 hours / 10 hours
USB Base Station:
Power: 9V DC, 300 mA
Interface: USB 1.1
Button: Handset Locator Button
Certification: FCC, cUL, CE
2 NiMH batteries
Charger with power adapter
USB base station with USB cable
Setup wizard CD with Yahoo Messenger software
Internet connection (cable/DSL/other)
PC with Min. 400 MHz processor
One available USB connection
15 MB hard disk space
Windows XP, 2000, Vista