IFA 2006: Philips to launch PC-free Skype phone


Philips announced today at IFA 2006 that it will make available a cordless DECT phone that will make Skype calls independently of a PC. The VOIP841 will connect directly to your broadband connection and should be available by Christmas.

Philips will also be releasing three multimedia headsets designed for VoIP calling, games, music and video – the SHM3100, SHM3300 and SHM6100. Availability and pricing to follow.

Philips website

Andy Merrett
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