Media5 Corporation, a leading developer of advanced Communications over IP products and solutions, today announced that the company will run a limited public beta testing in advance of its highly anticipated general release in August of its mobile softphone application Media5-fone for Android TM. Interested applicants are invited to sign up for the beta test at media5corp.com/en/beta-program.
The Media5-fone for Android continues to expand the company’s diverse suite of tools and services for the mobile world. With the general release planned for August, this public beta launch allows testers to be the first to use the new mobile softphone, and to provide feedback directly to Media5 helping to create a final product which offers customers a powerful, seamless mobile experience.
“With over 500,000 new Android activations per day, we continue to see unprecedented demand for an Android version of our Media5-fone from our enterprise and service provider clients and the market at large,” explained Pascal Doré, Mobility Product Line Manager at Media5. “We are very excited about the upcoming launch in August and this limited beta program will give us the ideal opportunity to gather feedback from participants on their user experience using a wide variety of Android devices. The launch of the new Media5-fone for Android will be the latest step we've taken to ensure that our solution aligns with the needs of our users."
The Media5-fone for Android is a softphone application that runs on Android v2.1 and higher smartphones. It is a SIP Client (softphone) that enables users to make and receive VoIP calls. over a Wi-Fi or 3G connection using the IP technology of the Media5-fone. Users can hence use their Android smartphone as an IP-PBX phone extension in their office environement or anywhere else in the world.
Media5-fone already supports Apple devices, such as iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and will soon announce beta releases for PC and Blackberry smartphones.
About Media5 Corporation
Media5 Corporation (media5corp.com) has built upon the leading technologies of Mediatrix Telecom and M5T to develop advanced, secure, and survivable VoIP products, technologies and services for Service Providers and Enterprise Networks. Media5 products and solutions are widely interoperable and have received commercial endorsement from the world’s leading manufacturers of telecommunications equipment as well as from large telecommunication carriers.
Media5 has its corporate offices in the Sherbrooke area, in Canada, and regional sales offices in the United States, Europe and Latin America. For more information, please visit media5corp.com/.