Softphones - Android phones


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Grandstream Wave


Download Grandstream Wave Softphone


Download Grandstream Wave for Android

Setting up Grandstream Wave

  • Enter the Grandstream Wave app
  • Press the settings cog in the bottom right
  • Select account settings account, and then the + in the top right.
  • Underneath Generic Accounts, select SIP Account.
  • Enter the following fields:
    • Account Name: a name of your choice
    • SIP Server: the realm as advised by Conversant
    • SIP User ID:your username as advised by Conversant
    • Password: your password as advised by Conversant
  • Press the tick in the top right. This will then take you back to the Account Settings page showing the account just created. Click on the account created above.
  • Scroll down to Network Settings and enter the outbound proxy as advised be Conversant.
  • Press the back arrow and then the softphone will be ready to make calls.

Android Client


Open the SIP Client

  • Enter the phone section of your Android device
  • Enter the menu and select settings or call settings
  • Scroll down to the internet call settings section and select accounts
  • Select Add account

Setting up the SIP Client

  • Authentication User Name: your Conversant VoIP username
  • User Name: your Conversant VoIP username
  • Password: your Conversant VoIP password
  • Server: the realm as advised by Conversant
  • Outgoing proxy address: your Conversant proxy as advised by Conversant

To receive incoming calls, ensure that this option is selected under the accounts field. You will also need to choose when you want to use internet calling under these settings.

Bria For Android


Counterpath Bria which has more features. Please review the manual here for further details.

To set up a dial plan which will allow you to make calls directly from the address book please do the following:

  • Go to Settings > Accounts > Tap the account. Scroll down.
  • Tap Dial Plans and fill in the relevant fields described below.
  • In Match Number: +x.
  • In Remove Prefix: +
  • In Add Prefix: 00

csipsimple


csipsimple is a free application available for download from the Android Market. Follow these steps to set it up:

  • Open csipsimple. If this is the first time csipsimple has run the Easy configuration screen opens
  • Integrate with Android: Yes
  • Available on Wifi: Yes
  • Tap Save
  • Tap Add account. The Choose wizard screen opens
  • Tap Basic
  • Account name: Your name
  • User: as provided by Conversant
  • Server: as provided by Conversant
  • Password: as provided by Conversant
  • Tap Save
  • You should now see the account is registered.

Sipdroid


Sipdroid is a free application available for download from the Android Market. Follow these steps to set it up:

  • Open Sipdroid
  • Choose Settings by pressing the menu button
  • Choose SIP Account
  • Authorization Username: as provided by Conversant
  • Password: as provided by Conversant
  • Server or Proxy: as provided by Conversant
  • Domain: the domain or realm as provided by Conversant
  • Username or Caller ID: should be the same as Authorization Username (Step 4 above)
  • Use WLAN: Yes
  • Go back to the main Sipdroid screen and you should be able to make a call

By default all outgoing calls will be made through Sipdroid rather than through your cellphone provider. To change this:

  • Open Sipdroid
  • Choose Settings by pressing the menu button
  • Choose Call Options
  • Choose Preferred Call Type
  • Choose the appropriate option

Zoiper


Download Zoiper Softphone

Download Zoiper for Android

Setting up Zoiper

  • Enter the Zoiper app
  • Press the config in the top right
  • Select Add account, and when asked if you have a username and password select Yes.
  • Select Manual configuration and then select the account type SIP,
  • Enter the following fields:
    • Account Name: a name of your choice
    • Host or Domain: the realm as advised by Conversant
    • Username:your username as advised by Conversant
    • Password: your password as advised by Conversant

Under the optional section:

  • Outbound proxy: your Conversant proxy as advised by Conversant
  • Click the save button

The account should report registering and then display as registered. To make a call go back to the dialer screen and select the phone number line to display the keypad.

More information is available on the Zoiper website.