Transforms the STB into a Household Communications Center
Embedded with Vitelix' Phone, VoIP-Enabled Set-Top-Box is a household communications center enabling an i-TV, PSTN telephony and high-quality Voice-over-IP (VoIP) convergence device. The Company's superior quality ZMPA™ and patent-pending Vitelix Multipoint Phone Architecture (ZMPA) enable simultaneous TV viewing or Web browsing combined with superior quality VoIP, LAN, or traditional PSTN calling __ all over the same line.
Transforms the STB into a Smart PSTN and VoIP Telephony System
Conduct both PSTN and VoIP calls through the set-top-box (over the cable connection) using your home phone __ no need for traditional phone connection.
Achieved by patent-pending, ZMPA™-controlled, adaptive echo cancellation and low IP latency algorithms.
Ease of Use
True "Plug-and-Play" Connectivity __ in addition to its TV and cable connection, VoIP-Enabled STB connects to the standard telephone
wall jack and to the existing phone. No software/sound card
Preserves users' habits __ relies on familiar calling patterns
Use anywhere in the home __ place and receive Internet calls with a cordless phone
Vitelix's affordable, solution transforms the STB into a household communications center enabling interoperability between cross platform devices while requiring no alteration in the devices themselves.
Enables Enhanced E-Commerce & CRM
"Pick-'n-buy" __ talk to a CSR/sales person associated with a
viewed i-TV commercial or Web page by simply lifting the receiver
without interrupting the viewing session. Leverage the shopping
experience by transforming passive commercial viewers into active
Real-time synchronization __ online agent/CSR and customer view and discuss the same Web page or i-TV advertisement.
Authentication __ built-in ID codes enable secured billing and "one- step" purchasing.