Role of Mobile SIP Dialer in VoIP Business

Role of Mobile SIP Dialer

Mobile SIP Dialer can be considered as the lifeline of VoIP business and an indispensable part. It enables VoIP Service providers to offer feature-rich calling service along with various other features such as instant messaging, mobile recharge, value added services to name a few.  VoIP call rates are much low compared to regular GSM calls, which makes it a preferred choice for users. As calls are made over the internet, the call rates are low.

Mobile Sip dialer is the best combination of VoIP and mobile technology. It is also known by different names such as softphone or VoIP application. Along with a mobile VoIP application, softswitch and routes are other components required to set up a VoIP business. Sofswitch helps in connecting the calling party with the called party, which also acts a backbone of VoIP business.

How End Users Make Call Using a Mobile Dialer?

In order to make calls using a mobile dialer a user needs to download the application from the service provider’s website or Google Play/App Store. User can sign up using his mobile number, which is the operator code or any other code provided by his service provider. There are two ways of making calls using a mobile dialer by any end user.

App to App Calls

With a mobile dialer application, users can make calls to other users who are on the same platform, which means they must be using the same app. Usually app to app calls are free but users need an active internet connection for the same, which can be a 3G, 4G or WiFi Connection.

App to GSM Calls

Mobile SIP Dialer is an excellent application to make calls to landlines and GSM mobile phones. However, these calls are not free and requires calling balance which is provided by the service provider. VoIP Calls are much cheaper compared to regular GSM calls.

Purchase Options of Mobile SIP Dialer for VoIP Service Providers

There are two ways by which mobile dialer can be deployed in a VoIP business – Hosted and Licensed Models.

Hosted Dialer: A hosted dialer is a type of solution availed by VoIP service providers on rental basis. Here, as a service provider, you need not buy the software but can take same on a monthly rental basis. If you have budget constrain, you will find this option best.

Licensed Dialer: In a licensed model, service providers usually need to buy the mobile VoIP application by making a complete payment or making the payment in 2-3 parts.

Whitelabel and Customized Mobile Dialer

Mobile SIP Dialers are available in customized form, where usually service providers can get their mobile app customized as per their requirements from the software solution provider. As a service provider, you can get your required features in the mobile VoIP application. Price may vary depending upon the level of customization.

In case of Whitelabel solution, you can get your mobile dialer designed based on your brand clolor adding your logo in the same. Whitelabel is a great way to showcase your brand among your customers.

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Abhijeet Guha

Abhijeet is a content marketing professional, who loves to write on various topics related to the telecom industry.
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