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Obihai Ob202 and ObiBT, Google Voice & Ting 

Cut your monthly landline and mobile phone bills

A bundle for small business, home offices and homes with multiple phone lines. . . 

With this kit and the recommended services:

  • you eliminate your monthly landline phone bills from the Phone Company (or the Cable Company)

    • typically your save from $25 to $100 per month per line for access and toll charges,

  • you can get much reduced cell phone bills.

    • typical bills are $23 per month per line compared to $25 to $100 per month

  • improved phone services for your business, office or home

    • many features and benefits such as voice to text messages,

You use your existing mobile phone, your corded or cordless phones, and your broadband internet service to make and receive calls over the internet for free (or at a very low-cost).

 

Obi202

Obi202 Rear

Obi202 Package Contents

Obi202 connections diagram

Obi202 & ObiBT used together

ObiBT connection to OBI202

ObiBT user guide

ObiBT USB device

Features Recap:

  • Place and Receive Calls on Regular Phones -
    • Once Google Voice is configured on the  (web access from browser required for initial set-up), you can start calling from your regular house or office phones.
  • Free Calling - Free Calls to US and Canada – Calling the U.S. is free from the U.S. & Canada and 1’ per minute from everywhere else.
  • Call Internationally at a very Low Rates to over 150 destination countries - International calling per minute rates start at 1’ to China, Mexico, Brazil and 150 other destinations – with no connection charge.
  • One number for all of your phones -
    • When someone calls your number, it can be set to ring all of your other phones connected to  devices and your mobile phone and computer.
  • Define which phones ring - You can define which phone will ring based on who's calling.
    • Google Voice use smart technology to route your calls. So, if you're already on a Google Voice call, Google Voice will recognize it and use call waiting to reach you on the phone you're on.
  • Block Unwanted Calls -
    • Send calls and text identified as spam to spam folder with Google Voice Global Spam Filtering
  • Custom voicemail greetings -
    • You can set up custom voicemail greetings based on who is calling you e.g. your friends, family, and colleagues.
  • Voicemail that acts like email -
    • You can have your voice messages transcribed and sent directly to your inbox or sent to your phone as a text message.
  • Flexible Bridging -
    • With the recommended optional ObiBT Bluetooth adapter, receive calls to your Google Voice number then use the device to bridge to your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android devices using Wi-Fi, 3G or 4G (without using your cell minutes).
  • 3-way Calling -
    • Lets you talk to two person at the same time even if it’s international calls.
  • Call Screening -
    • Call screening lets you know who's calling your Google number before you accept the call. It also allows you options on how to handle your calls so that you can choose to accept it, send the caller to voicemail and ListenIn ™, or record the call.
  • Call waiting -
    • Answer an incoming call when you are already engaged in an active call.
  • Call Recording -
    • Once Call Recording feature is activated under Google Voice settings, you will be able to record your current calls by pressing #4. Learn More → Amazingly Simple
  • Optional 911 Service -
    • Since Google Voice does not support 911 calling, for a small fee, the  device may be set-up with a dedicated E911 VoIP service.
  • Optional ObiTalk Services are also available -  Premium Support and ObiExtras:

The only required services & devices you need are:

  1. A Broadband Internet Connection
  2. Internet Router with an Available Ethernet Port
  3. An Obi202 Device - connecting to your existing internet router (via a Cat-5 cable or an optional Wi-Fi connector)
  4. One or more telephones:
    • (your existing ' house' or 'office" analog or digital phone) connecting to your  device (via a phone cable),  and/or
    • your cell phone with the optional ObiBT Blue Tooth adapter.
  5. A VoIP Service Provider Account (the free Google Voice is highly recommended).

The other optional services and devices are:

  1. Switch to Ting mobile phone service - the average monthly Ting cell phone bill is $23 per month.
  2. Transfer and keep your existing landline phone numbers - $20 per line.
  3. an E911 emergency 911 phone service - $15 per year approx.
  4. A ObiWiFi adapter to eliminate the cat5 cable to the router.
  5. Optional professional installation and ongoing support services
Here are the links for ordering the required Obi202 and the optional ObiBT and ObiWiFi items:
 
Item Discount Price
Ethernet Connectivity - 2 x 10/100BaseT Ethernet Ports. - SKU: OBi202 - MSRP: $99.99

Required - Obihai

Ethernet Connectivity - 2 x 10/100BaseT Ethernet Ports. - SKU: OBi202 - MSRP: $99.99

$85.80
OBiBT Bluetooth wireless adapter - for USB-equipped Obi devices - SKU: OBiBT - MSRP: $49.99

Optional - Obihai

OBiBT Bluetooth wireless adapter - for USB-equipped Obi devices - SKU: OBiBT - MSRP: $49.99

$14.52
OBiWiFi5G wireless adapter allows a USB-equipped OBi device - SKU: OBiWiFi5G - MSRP: $49.99

Optional - Obihai

OBiWiFi5G wireless adapter allows a USB-equipped OBi device - SKU: OBiWiFi5G - MSRP: $49.99

$17.16

 

Here are the simple steps the get started.  

  • Get the devices delivered:
    • the Obi202 alone, or
    • the options the OBiBT Blue Tooth device (for mobile phone connectivity), or ObiWiFi (to eliminate the Cat5 cable to the router)
  • Setup: Sign-in to your Gmail account
  • Get a Google Voice number
  • Get an OBiTALK account
  • Add your Obi202 device to OBiTALK
  • Start calling
  • Connect your mobile phone to Ting to reduce your cell phone minutes (via VoIP use) and costs (via credits and referrals).
  • Transfer your existing phone number to the new service (optional)
  • Cancel you existing landline phone service (from the cable or phone company)

Features and Benefits Recap:

Via the OBi202's two (2) on-board phone connections, you have the power make and receive phone calls using VoIP services for a fraction of the cost a traditional phone company would charge.

The OBi202 supports up to four (4) VoIP services like Google Voice (recommended), Anveo, Callcentric, VoIP.ms or a multitude of SIP Internet phone services as well as calls to other endpoints via Obihai's free OBiTALK network.

The OBi202 also supports the T.38 fax standard for facsimile calls over the Internet.

The OBi202 is equipped with a 2-port router with integrated quality of service (QoS). The OBi202 may be installed in a variety of network environments and/or locations where upstream voice traffic needs to be prioritized above other types of traffic like web surfing and uploading pictures and movies.

The OBi202 USB port serves multiple purposes when used with Obihai USB accessory products.

  1. Using the OBiWiFi Wireless Adapter, the OBi202 can be placed anywhere within range of an 802.11b/g/n access point.

  2. The OBiBT Bluetooth wireless adapter allows a USB-equipped  device to pair with a mobile phone so you can place calls and answer calls using any standard home phones connected to the OBi. The OBiBT works with most mobile phones using Bluetooth wireless technology.

  3. The OBiLINE adapter allows a USB-equipped  device to make calls to a Land-Line Service from Phones connected to the OBi.

Save Money
Use the free OBiTALK and free or low-cost VoIP services to lower your phone bills.

  • The Obi202 is not locked to a particular VoIP Service (the free Google Voice is recommended)
    Add VoIP services of your choosing, to make & receive phone calls to and from regular phone numbers. 
  • A computer is not required
  • Great Voice Clarity
  • You can also call for free from one Obi to another  anywhere in the world.

Benefits

 

  • Unlocked — Use with Any VoIP Service Provider (SIP)
  • Get the Lowest Cost International Calls with Service Providers of Your Choice
  • Premium Features — Caller ID, Call Forwarding, Call Waiting, 3-Way Calling
  • Free Obi to Obi  Calls Anywhere in the World
  • No Computer Required to Make/Receive Calls
  • Callback - Make Calls at Receiving Rate When the  Automatically Calls You Back
  • Great Call Quality - Even when there is heavy Internet traffic.
  • Mini-Phone System - The two phone ports work together making the OBi202 great for a small business.
  • Reliable Faxing with T.38 when supported from the connected VoIP service.
  • Use calling Apps from Your Smart Phone or Tablet

Easy Set-Up to get Started

  • Connect the Obi202 to Your Internet Router.  
    •         Optional: You may also use the OBiWiFi Wireless Adapter to connect your OBi202 to any Wireless Wi-Fi access point within range.
  • Connect Your Home or Office Phone to the OBi via a telephone cable
  • Sign-on to www.OBiTALK.com
  • Set-Up a Voice Service from a List of Partner Providers (Google Voice)

Additional Benefits

 

  • Technical Support via Email, OBiTALK Community Forum
  • Free Software Updates & Enhancements
 

Features

OBi202 Device Telephony Features:

 

  • Message Waiting Indication - Visual and Tone Based
  • Speed Dialing of 99  Endpoints or Numbers
  • Three-Party Conference Calling with Local Mixing
  • Hook Flash Event Signaling
  • Phone Port Collaborative Feature-Set: Incoming Call and Call On-Hold Pick-Up, Join / Barge-In
  • Caller ID - Number
  • Caller ID - Name
  • Call Waiting
  • Call Forward - Unconditional
  • Call Forward on Busy
  • Call Forward on No Answer
  • Do Not Disturb
  • Call Return
  • Call Recording (From Device Web UI)
  • Call History (Last 200 Calls from Device Web UI)
  • Aggregation and Bridging of Four (4) SIP and One (1) OBiTALK Services
  • Automatic Attendant (AA) for Simplified Call Routing
  • Call Back Service - Connect to AA to Make a New Call or Ring the Attached Phone
OBiTALK Web Portal Integration:

 

  • Configuration and Management of  Endpoints
  • Addition & Configuration of VoIP Service Providers - Including 7-Digit Dialing
  • Download Apps for Smart Phones, Internet Tablet Devices
  • Creating & Joining Circles of Trust So You Can Share Your OBi's Services with Friends & Family
  • Setting Up Your  Endpoint Speed Dial Directory

Links to our Online Store for all Obihai Devices

07/12/2017

 
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