Mobex has tested and recommends the following iPhone and Android SIP smartphone apps. The apps may either be purchased through links here on our site, from the vendors or from the company stores. Both recommended company apps come pre-configured for Mobex
CounterPath – Bria, SIP Smartphone Apps – $7.99-12.99 for iPhone/iOS and Android
Bria is a SIP-based smartphone app that uses a Wi-Fi or 3G/4G connection to make and receive calls. Using the iPhone or Android’s existing contact list, Bria facilitates easy and effective communication management with an intuitive interface that accommodates multiple calls. Call functionality includes the ability to swap between two calls, merge and split calls and perform attended and unattended transfers. Bria incorporates advanced security settings which allow for secure call signaling and audio encryption. It also contains enhanced audio features including G.711, G.722, iLBC, GSM and SILK.
Mobex recommends the Bria smartphone app for single line customers.
Groundwire – Acrobits, the Business caliber SIP smartphone apps – $9.99 for iPhone/iOS and Android
The Groundwire is the first mobile SIP client capable of replacing your desktop phone. Jam packed with all the features you’ve come to expect from SIP devices and desktop softphones, you may find yourself using this smartphone app more often than your office and mobile phone lines combined. Supporting both multitasking functionality of Apple mobile devices and the original Acrobits Softphone’s reliable Push Notification Service, you’ll be able to customize Groundwire to fit your precise needs.
With features like call conferencing, transfer and attended transfer, multiline, voicemail notification and many more, Groundwire has all the features a business user on the go needs. Combined with highly configurable settings and a simple to use interface, Groundwire is a must have for SIP users.
Mobex recommends the Acrobits Groundwire for multi-line business accounts.