Aastra Expands its SIP Telephone Portfolio

Aastra has significantly expanded its SIP Telephone portfolio with the launch of the Aastra 5i Series. Comprised of three new telephones and two expansion modules, this new family of SIP-based products allows Aastra to offer additional choice and flexibility to customers looking for standards-based IP desktop solutions.

The 5i family features a global design to include a large LCD display screen, additional programmable function keys and expansion modules for console and reception functions. The family also incorporates all of the productivity enhancing features found on Aastra’s existing SIP telephones including embedded XML browsers, full duplex speakerphones and an industry leading simplified deployment and upgradeable design.

Continuing a commitment to be fully interoperable, the Aastra 5i series is designed to integrate with leading IP Telephony platforms making it appeal to a wide range of SMB and Enterprise customers.

Anne Warren, EMEA Sales Manager for Aastra in the UK says, “The expansion of Aastra’s SIP telephone portfolio is an exciting and important step for Aastra, as we seek to strengthen our position in this market. The new range provides our customers with even more choice and flexibility as it offers one of the most extensive and complete portfolios of carrier/enterprise grade quality SIP Telephones in the marketplace today.”

Rob Leggett, director of SiraCom, Aastra’s top SIP reseller says, “These great new handsets will ensure our sales go from strength to strength. The great thing about Aastra SIP handsets is that they are completely reliable. Highly featured with great looks, they offer a business class product at a very competitive price.”