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Vonage I'll pass along my setup, which I think is similar to what you are looking to do:



I'll pass along my setup, which I think is similar to what you are looking to do:

I use some Panasonic cordless phones, which work perfectly fine with Vonage. These are two-line phones as I have two Vonage lines.
http://www.amazon.com/Panasonic-KX-TG5672B-GigaRange-Cordless-Answering/dp/B000F8L506/sr=1-8/qid=1163010932/ref=sr_1_8/002-2061769-6088855?ie=UTF8&s=electronics

I also have DirecTV, and to work around getting it plugged into the phone jack, I'm using a wireless phone jack from RCA that can handle modem traffic. It works fine, but the performance can be spotty at times as I've had calls dropped. There might be a better wireless phone jack on the market but you want to make sure it can handle fax/modem traffic okay. I also use this for my fax machine.
http://www.amazon.com/RCA-RC926-Wireless-Phone-System/dp/B000EIORUM/sr=1-2/qid=1163011085/ref=pd_bbs_sr_2/002-2061769-6088855?ie=UTF8&s=electronics

Finally, while I do not have a home security system, I've been looking into one and the conclusion I've come to is that it is better to have a landline for that. There are workarounds with Vonage, but you'd have to hope you have a technician who knows how to set that up. For only a couple bucks a month, I think a landline is still worth the piece of mind for 911 service and saves the hassle on the security system.

I should also mention that I use an old WRT54G wireless router along with my Vonage setup: Cable modem->WRT54G->Vonage Router. This is all backed by a 6/384 Comcast line, a bit slower on the uplink then what you have which I think will give you better performance.

I've been very pleased with Vonage after some initial glitches. Sound quality is good I've had few reliability issues. If I had to list some concerns I'd say:
- Tech support is useless: If you have a problem, Lord help you in getting help from Vonage's tech support. They are among the worst I've dealt with.
- If you need to use the website to change call forwarding or any other settings, I'd be wary about some site reliability issues that Vonage has.
- Your phone is dependant on your internet. As such, if your internet goes down, so does your phone. I'll also mention that one time I started to upload a bunch of pictures to a website which took up all my upstream bandwidth and basically made my phone useless during that time and no one could hear me.

Net-net, you'll save some good dough using Vonage, it's fairly reliable with good sound quality...just be wary that it's not perfect.



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Hello all, I am about to move my existing landline ($43/month after taxes)
Lots of bang for the buck. That being said I probably wouldn't stay with Vonage

rdstoll posted "I'll pass along my setup, which I think is similar to what you are looking to do:" on 11/08/2006

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