Cisco Broadens IP Reach With New Phone, Features
Cisco is extending the reach of its IP products with a new high-end phone and more features for its lower-end phones.Cisco is extending the reach of its IP products with a new high-end phone and more powerful features for its lower-end phones. The Cisco IP Phone 7970G has a high-resolution, color touch-screen and support for XML, allowing the device to operate as a minibrowser for some vertical applications. Pricing has not been set, but the phone could cost as much as $995, officials said.
The device supports graphics and an Ethernet switch with in-line power as well as auto-VLAN configuration and Cisco Call Manager registration.