At Direct Voice and Data we’re often asked what the differences between an IP phone and a digital phone really are; and which is best – especially where businesses are looking to upgrade their current phone system.
As with most things in life there are pros and cons to either option, so we’ll try and set out the differences here.
How they work
The direct descendant of analogue phones, digital phones convert the analogue voice signal into a digital signal, transport the signal across the connected line, then decode that signal into sound at the other end. It means that what was said at one end is what you hear at the other.