What are the main benefits of Digital Phone Service?
Digital Phone Service uses digital technology, unlike the analog signals of the traditional phone. When Digital Phone Service is used through your high speed Internet connection, it saves you the cost of additional telephone line transmission as the signal is sent most of the way, if not all the way, via the internet instead of through telephone cables. Because digital transmission is more compressed and efficient, more call data can flow through a wire at the same time. Think of how many bicycles could fit on a highway if there were no cars and trucks. It’s the same idea, just faster. Since more efficient transmission of signals is possible, it costs less for each transmission. This creates savings which can be passed on to the consumer. In addition, Digital Phone Services produce premium calling features, such as voicemail, call waiting, and caller ID, cheaper than traditional phone service. It is once again due to the digital nature of the data. The traditional phone company does no