Question: Do I Need A VoIP Modem?

Do I need a special router for VoIP?

You can use various voip applications, no need of special modem or router.

No, VOIP simply means “Voice over IP” Wiki.

You can use any internet connection to use VOIP services, like Skype.

What is required for VoIP?

All VoIP services require an Internet connection, and the faster the better. A pretty standard 512 kbps downstream, 128 kbps upstream connection would be adequate, though if you have more than one person using VoIP at the same time on the same connection, the requirements increase.

Do I need a provider for VoIP?

A: No, you do not need a computer for phone-based VoIP services. However, you do need an existing broadband Internet connection. With a computer, one can manage and use different features offered by the provider, but owning a computer is not required for VoIP service.

What is VoIP on modem?

Definition of: VoIP modem (1) (Voice Over IP modem) A device that converts Internet-based voice service from the cable or telephone company to the user’s telephones. A VoIP modem combines a DOCSIS cable modem and analog telephone adapter (ATA) in one unit.