Can I use the Ooma system with a wireless or satellite Internet service? The Ooma Hub device has been designed to work with a wired high-speed Internet connection (such as DSL, cable, or fiber-optic).
How do I connect my cable modem to my Ooma?
You can do this by following these instructions:Locate the Ethernet cable that connects your modem to your computer and unplug it from your modem. Use the included Ethernet cable to connect the TO INTERNET port on your Base Station to the now-open port on your modem.Reboot both your modem and your computer.
How do I connect my Ooma to the Internet?
Use the Ethernet cable included in the box to connect the TO INTERNET port on your Base Station to an open Ethernet port on your router.Then, use your phone cord to plug your analog phone or cordless base unit into the PHONE port on the Base Station.Finally, use the included AC adapter to plug in the POWER port.More items
Does OOMA need Ethernet?
Yes. During the initial setup process, you will need your plug your computer into the Ethernet port of the Ooma Telo Base Station or Phone Genie. After you have set up your Ooma Telo Base Station or Phone Genie to run on your home Wi-Fi network, you will no longer need a computer for it to function.
Will OOMA work with Comcast Internet?
Ooma will not work without Comcast Phone Modem.
Does Ooma slow down your internet connection?
Some users have mentioned that their internet is slow using an Ooma. We performed a speed test and found the following using an Ooma Telo. However, during the test, we found the Ooma is way too aggressive in reservation for voice traffic, and caused significant bandwidth decrease for other traffic.
Is Ooma worth the money?
The good The Ooma Telo is affordable hardware that delivers basic landline-like service without monthly fees, with few compromises. The bad Calls and basic service is toll-free, but you still need to pay a few bucks a month in local taxes. Wi-Fi support requires you to buy an additional dongle.
Do you need a computer for Ooma?
Ooma is a standalone device that does not require a computer. There is no software to install and no need for a headset. Ooma replaces your current phone service and delivers clear, landline quality calling over your existing phone and high-speed Internet connection.
What is the best Internet speed for VoIP?
According to the FCC, VoIP calls require internet speeds that have less than 0.5 Mbps download. Thats very low! To put that number in context, streaming video uses internet speeds that are at least six times that, with recommendations at 3 to 4Mbps download speed.
Can I connect Ooma to router?
Router and modem are separate devices If your existing Wi-Fi router is separate from your Internet Service Providers (ISPs) modem, as shown in the diagram below, then you can use it with Ooma Connect.
How does Ooma work with multiple phones?
You may be able to use your Ooma Telo Base Station to distribute dial tone to the phone jacks throughout your home, allowing you to use phones in different rooms.