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VVX 201 Entry-level, 2-line IP phone

  • Move to HD sound quality without the high price
  • Optimize set up for small and medium businesses
  • Shift to easy phone configuration and training


Made for Your Business

Tick tock. Your small business phone system needs to be ready when you are. That means easy setup, perfectly clear conversations, and features that are a cinch to use. Whether it’s a call center, store, or common work area, the VVX 201 has you covered.

Richard Goff and team can now manage all locations from any location with an internet connection. “The Poly/Abacus solution changed the game at the property level and at the management level,” Goff says, referring to the ease of setup, ease of use, and ease of management that the portal application provides.

Richard Goff , Vice President of Technology
Beacon Technologies


VVX 201 Features


  • User interface features
    • 2.5 in Graphical Backlit LCD (132 x 64) resolution
    • Voicemail support
    • Reversible deskstand/wallmount
    • Unicode UTF-8 character support. Multilingual user interface including Chinese, Danish, Dutch, English (Canada/ US/UK), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish, and Swedish
    • 4 context-sensitive “soft” keys
    • 2 line keys with bi-color (red/green) LED
    • “Home” feature key
    • 4-way navigation key cluster with center “Select” key
    • 2 volume control keys
    • Dedicated hold key
    • Dedicated headset key
    • Dedicated hands-free speakerphone key
    • Dedicated microphone mute key
    • HD Voice technology delivers life-like voice quality for each audio pathhandset, the hands-free speakerphone, and the optional headset
    • Acoustic Clarity™ technology providing full-duplex conversations, acoustic echo cancellation and background noise suppression
    • Type 1 compliant (IEEE 1329 full duplex)
    • Frequency response – 150 Hz – 7 kHz for hands-free speakerphone, handset and optional headset mode
    • Codecs: G.711 (A-law and μ-law), G.729AB, G.722 (HD Voice), iLBC
    • Individual volume settings with visual feedback for each audio path
    • Voice activity detection
    • Comfort noise generation
    • DTMF tone generation (RFC 2833 and in-band)
    • Low-delay audio packet transmission
    • Adaptive jitter buffers
    • Packet loss concealment
    • Dedicated RJ-9 headset port
    • Hearing aid compatibility to ITU-T P.370 and TIA 504A standards
    • Compliant with ADA Section 508 Subpart B 1194.23 (all)
    • Hearing aid compatible (HAC) handset for magnetic coupling to hearing aids
    • Compatible with commercially-available TTY adapter equipment
    • 2 SIP identities (registrations)
    • 2 programmable line keys
    • Shared call/bridged line appearance
    • Flexible line appearance (one or two line keys can be assigned for each registration)
    • Distinctive incoming call treatment/call waiting
    • Call timer and call waiting
    • Call transfer, hold, divert (forward), pickup
    • Called, calling, connected party information
    • Local three-way audio conferencing
    • One-touch speed dial, redial
    • Remote missed call notification
    • Do not disturb function
    • Electronic hook switch capable
    • Local configurable digit map/dial plan
    • * Most software-enabled features and capabilities must be supported by the server. Please contact your IP PBX/Softswitch vendor or service provider for a list of supported features.
    • Supports Apps SDK and API for third- party business and personal applications **
    • Bundled with UC Software:
      • Corporate Directory Access using LDAP
      • Visual Conference Management
    • ** Available in future UC Software release
    • SIP Protocol Support
    • SDP
    • IETF SIP (RFC 3261 and companion RFCs)
    • Two-port Ethernet switch
    • 10/100Base-TX across LAN and PC Ports
    • Manual or dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP) network setup
    • Time and date synchronization using SNTP
    • FTP/FTPS/TFTP/HTTP/HTTPS server-based central provisioning for mass deployments
    • Provisioning and call server redundancy supported
    • QoS Support – IEEE 802.1p/Q tagging (VLAN), Layer 3 TOS and Diffserv/DSCP
    • VLAN - CDP, DHCP VLAN discovery, LLDPMED for VLAN discovery
    • Network Address Translation (NAT) – support for static configuration and “Keep- Alive” SIP signaling
    • RTCP and RTP support
    • Event logging
    • Syslog
    • Hardware diagnostics
    • Status and statistics reporting
    • TCP
    • UDP
    • DNS-SRV
    • IPv4 and IPv6
    • 802.1X Authentication and EAPOL
    • Media encryption via SRTP
    • Transport Layer Security (TLS)
    • Encrypted configuration files
    • Digest authentication
    • Password login
    • Support for URL syntax with password for boot server address
    • HTTPS secure provisioning
    • Support for signed software executables
    • Built-in auto sensing IEEE 802.3af Power over
    • Ethernet (Class 2)
    • External Universal AC Adapter (optional, 12V 6W DC)
    • FCC Part 15 (CFR 47) Class B
    • ICES-003 Class B
    • EN55022 Class B
    • CISPR22 Class B
    • VCCI Class B
    • EN55024
    • EN61000-3-2; EN61000-3-3
    • NZ Telepermit
    • UAE TRA
    • Australia RCM
    • ROHS compliant
    • ICASA
    • CITC
    • ANATEL ***
    • Customs Union ***
    • KCC ***
    • TAA ***
    • CCC ***
    • UL 60950-1
    • CE Mark
    • CAN/CSA C22.2 No 60950-1
    • EN 60950-1
    • IEC 60950-1
    • AS/NZS 60950-1
    • Temperature: 0 to 40°C (+32 to 104°F)
    • Relative Humidity: 5% to 95%, noncondensing
    • -40 to +70°C (-40 to +160°F)
    • VVX 201 console
    • Handset with handset cord
    • Network (LAN) cable - CAT-5E
    • Quick Start Guide
    • 6.5 x 6 x 7 in (17 x 15 x 18 cm)(W X H X D)
    • 2200-40450-025 – VVX201 WW PoE
    • 2200-40450-019 – VVX 201, Skype for Business, POE
    • 1.8 lbs (0.8 kg)
    • Ten (10)
    • One (1) year
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