Sign up

Vonage Forum Menu

Vonage Forums
Vonage VoIP Forum
Tomekaxali Posted:
Czy wiesz, co to
jest druk
banerowy? Jest to
rodzaj nadruku

In The Forum:
Rollupy reklamowe na czas u nas
On Apr 23, 2017 at 09:03:53

xing33 Posted:
In The Forum:
Vonage UK
On Apr 22, 2017 at 12:49:38

xing33 Posted:
In The Forum:
Vonage Canada
On Apr 22, 2017 at 12:45:21

diazou Posted:
Hello, It's
compatible with
Android your phone
? Thanks!

In The Forum:
IP PBX for small business
On Mar 28, 2017 at 07:42:33

jeddaisg Posted:
Hi all We have
a Vonage VOIP
system for our
office. Lately,
our call quality

In The Forum:
Ethernet Cable; Wiring schematic? 568-B?
On Feb 23, 2017 at 12:33:52

beast321 Posted:
I don't know if
you heard, that
many more
Dreamcast games
are opened up

In The Forum:
Fax - Tivo - Alarms
Using phone as a dial up modem for Dreamcast Gaming
On Feb 15, 2017 at 21:16:51

Av8rix Posted:
In The Forum:
New adapter and router -- MAC change
On Jan 10, 2017 at 19:07:21

tplink Posted:
Im trying to add
my HT802 vonage
adapter to my home
network. I
currently have

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Vonage behind switch
On Dec 05, 2016 at 06:35:11

DWSupport Posted:
After recent
Vonage update that
took place on the
4th and 5th of
Nov. E-mails with

In The Forum:
Voicemail Not Forwarding to Outlook Accounts
On Nov 10, 2016 at 12:23:26

peterlee Posted:
Had a call from a
Hospital in Ajax,
Ontario to my home
Scarborough, Onta

In The Forum:
Vonage Canada
Hospital Incoming call unable to connect
On Nov 08, 2016 at 11:59:50

Vonage VoIP Forums

Vonage In The News
Vonage Holdings Corp. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results

Carolyn Katz Elected to Board of Directors of Vonage Holdings Corp.


Vonage Customer Reviews
Vonage vs. Time Warner Cable SoCal
Vonage vs. Time Warner Cable SoCal

Vonage UK Review
Vonage UK Review

Vonage Pros and Cons for 2006
Vonage Pros and Cons for 2006

Vonage, a VT2142 and a RTP300, My Experiences - A Detailed Review
Vonage, a VT2142 and a RTP300, My Experiences - A Detailed Review

Salt Lake City: impressions after several months
Salt Lake City: impressions after several months

Vonage Reviews

Vonage DarrelG - Yes, it's true, for a lot of people the WRTP54G will work. The WRTP54G

DarrelG -

Yes, it's true, for a lot of people the WRTP54G will work. The WRTP54G suffers from limitations, but those limitations will not affect many people.

If you have plenty of upstream bandwidth that you never use all of it while on the phone, for example, you don't need QoS. Since the WRTP54G's QoS is ineffective (at least for me), and I only have 256k upstream (measured at about 200k), Vonage uses almost half of my available bandwidth when it is running. I NEED QoS, and the WRTP54G wasn't cutting it for me.

On the other hand, as in Johnny5mm's case, he has over 2mbps upstream. That's a LOT of load for that router. So his problem is the opposite of mine - his feast to my famine. He's got too much bandwidth for the limited processor on the WRTP54G to handle, AND do voice, AND do wireless.

The WRTP54G is a most excellent Vonage device. The voice quality is clear, and it's rock solid. As a router - well - it's a good consumer router. It's actually running the solid and venerable WRT54G Linux-based operating system, which is a good OS, and the hardware is top notch. Unfortunately, there's no way to adjust QoS upstream, rendering QoS nearly useless unless it happens to guess properly at your upstream connection, and there's no way to fix the "5 day connections" bug where it maintains idle connections for 5 days before finally timing them out, which is the bane of many P2P users existence.

Other than those defects, and a comparatively weak processor, it's a top notch comsumer router. Unfortunately, adding Voip to the processing mix really takes away power that could be used elsewhere.

On my setup, when I put the WRTP54G behind a WRT54G, and disabled wireless on the WRTP54G and stopped using it for routing, the WRTP54G showed a marked improvement in voice quality, and I got comments from people that my voice sounded amazingly clear, where before I was getting complaints of breakup (due to lack of QoS) and a "fuzziness" even when I wasn't using my network for anything else.

Having two processors - one for voice and one for routing and wireless - made a HUGE difference for me in quality and stability. My WRT54G (now known as the WRT54GL) has been a welcome addition to my network, and with the aftermarket firmware I'm running I get extras like automated P2P QoS, Static DHCP, Wake-on-LAN, and tons of little extras I can't even count.

As with all things, your mileage can and will vary. If the WRTP54G works for you, then I'm the LAST person to advocate spending $75-100 for a decent router to put in front of it. And, of course, if you do buy a router or "front end device", the Hawking is reportedly very good.

Read The Full Thread:

Wireless issue with my WRTP54G

Firmware: 1.00.60 When I have wireless enabled (mixed) I get speeds of: Download
It's not all that surprising, frankly. The WRTP54G is a device that, in my
Roger that - not the answer I was looking for but it was expected. :wink: Thank you!
Not to differ with you guys, but I would like to give my experience with the WRTP54G.
NateHoy, I've been reading this forum now for about 3 months and you've always
Honestly? No. The reason I say that is that his problem is just simply that
I agreee, his original post was related to speed not voice quality. Another thing
But if he does that, his freeloading neighbors might not be able to connect to his
"internet free for everyone" theology Hey, I'm into that. Just not on MY nickel!

NateHoy posted "DarrelG - Yes, it's true, for a lot of people the WRTP54G will work. The WRTP54G" on 03/09/2006

Vonage Service Plans

Vonage VoIP Members
Members List Members
New nellieao4
New Today 5
Yesterday 4
Total 100336

Who Is On Site
Visitors 103
Members 0
Total 103

Vonage VoIP Forum Members:
Login Here
Not a Member? You can Register Here
As a registered member you will have access to the VoIP Speed Test, Vonage Service Announcements and post comments in the
Vonage VoIP Forums

Vonage Stock Price
Value: 6.49
Change:   N/A
Up to 15 Minute Delay

Site Search

†AK and HI residents pay $29.95 shipping. ††Limited time offer. Valid for residents of the United States (&DC), 18 years or older, who open new accounts. Offer good while supplies last and only on new account activations. One kit per account/household. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts, promotions or plans and is not applicable to past purchases. Good while supplies last. Allow up to 2 weeks for shipping. Other restrictions may apply.

1Unlimited calling and other services for all residential plans are based on normal residential, personal, non-commercial use. A combination of factors is used to determine abnormal use, including but not limited to: the number of unique numbers called, calls forwarded, minutes used and other factors. Subject to our Reasonable Use Policy and Terms of Service.

2Shipping and activation fees waived with 1-year agreement. An Early Termination Fee (with periodic pro-rated reductions) applies if service is terminated before the end of the first 12 months. Additional restrictions may apply. See Terms of Service for details.

HIGH SPEED INTERNET REQUIRED. †VALID FOR NEW LINES ONLY. RATES EXCLUDE INTERNET SERVICE, SURCHARGES, FEES AND TAXES. DEVICE MAY BE REFURBISHED. If you subscribe to plans with monthly minutes allotments, all call minutes placed from both from your home and registered ExtensionsTM phones will count toward your monthly minutes allotment. ExtensionsTM calls made from mobiles use airtime and may incur surcharges, depending on your mobile plan. Alarms, TTY and other systems may not be compatible. Vonage 911 service operates differently than traditional 911. See for details.

** Certain call types excluded. is not an official Vonage support website & is independently operated.
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners. All comments are property of their posters.
All other content is © Copyright 2002 - 2013 by 4Sight Media LLC.

Thinking of signing up for Vonage but have questions?
Business and Residential customers can call Toll Free 24 hours a day at: 1-888-692-8074
No Vonage Promotion Code or Coupon Codes are required at to receive any special,
best Vonage cheap deals, free sign up offers or discounts.

[ | | | | | ]

Vonage Forum Site Maps

Vonage | VoIP Forum | How VoIP Works | Wiring and Installation Page Two | International Rate Plans 2 | Internet Phone
Promotion | Vonage Review | VoIP | Broadband Phone | Free Month | Rebate | Vonnage | Vontage | VoIP | Phone Service
Phone | llamadas ilimitadas a Mexico | Latest News | VoIP Acronyms | Deal | Philippines Globe Phone | Site Maps

The Vonage Forum provides the Vonage sign up Best Offer Promotion Deal.
If you are considering signing up for Vonage and have found our Vonage News, Customer Reviews, Forums
& all other parts of this site useful, please use our Vonage Sign up page.

Vonage VoIP Phone Service is redefining communications by offering consumers
& small business VoIP Internet phones, an affordable alternative to traditional phone service.
The Vonage VoIP Forum Generated This Page In: 0.76 Seconds and 390 Pages In The Last 60 Seconds
The Vonage VoIP Forum