VoIP stands for "Voice over Internet Protocol" and is standardized method that is used between computer systems to deliver and receive audio data over the Internet. Other terms that are frequently used synonymously with VoIP are IP telephony, Internet telephony, voice over broadband (VoBB), broadband telephony and broadband phone.
Internet telephony refers to different kinds of communications services such as voice, fax, SMS, and/or voice-messaging applications that use VoIP to transport messages via the Internet, rather than the old fashion telephone network.
Rebtel is a new type of VoIP service that enables you to make cheap international calls from any phone. You don't have to have any kind special phone, broadband connection or VoIP accessory since the service works both to and from any kind of mobile or landline.
A lot of Internet service providers (ISPs) currently offer VoIP/broadband telephony to their clients. These solutions typically require some sort of additional hardware that needs to be installed and attached to your landline. It also means that it doesn't work for mobile phones and if there is a power outage, you won't be able to make or receive any calls at all.Sign up now!
With Rebtel's VoIP-based telephony service you can get the benefit of being able to make cheap international calls without any of the typical inconveniences or lack of reliability. After you have signed up you can use Rebtel to call to and from any phone, it is just the transportation of speech that is done through the Internet.
If you ever need to make long distance or international calls, then Rebtel really is for you! You can save up to 95% of your standard cost by letting Rebtel route the call through the Internet using VoIP instead of going through the standard telephone network. You can see which per-minute rates Rebtel charges for different locations here.
When you add a friend or family member to your Rebtel Contact list, we provide a local number for you to use when calling your contact. Save it to your phone and use it to call them instead of their regular international number. Since Rebtel works perfectly with all kinds of phones and operators, you can call from any type of phone, landline or mobile.
No more paying for expensive long distance with your carrier, or impractical Nights and Weekend plans that just don't work with your schedule. When you make a Rebtel call, you're dialing a local number, so you pay only for the local call to your operator, if applicable, and a very small per-minute rate to Rebtel for the international part of your phone call. If you have inclusive local minutes, the call is even cheaper! You can call anytime, anywhere, at a great rate.