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# 38197 25-Jul-2009 12:50
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Hey all,

Today I found a new VoIP/SIP application for WM5/6! It's called PortSIP (only been around for ~3months)

General info: http://oldsap.blogspot.com/2009/04/portsip.html

Official website: http://www.portsip.com/

Support/Suggestion/Advice forum (which the developer(s) actively read/respond to): http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=508715

I've used it with 2talk and the quality is fantastic.

What I really like is that PortSIP connects directly to 2talk (or what ever sip provider), portSIP doesn't connect to a central server in the USA/UK like fring does (which adds ~400ms!).

The UI is really basic, but it does the job. The developer(s) are also constantly adding new features.

I've only used it on my home wifi connection for now, I'll try it on 3g (vodafone) this afternoon.


Hopefully some of you will find it useful Laughing





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  # 238887 25-Jul-2009 13:53
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I have been using it for couple of months. The "earphone" function does not works nicely on all models of phones. For my Touch PRO 2, I also have to use audioRoute software along with portsip to get the audio out from the earphone rather than the default speakerphones that portsip is set to.




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  # 238978 25-Jul-2009 23:38
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Tried this some time ago on my Touch Diamond.

1) Doesn't seem to use WiFi connection. "Registration failed"

2) Doesn't seem to initiate a data connection (GPRS/3G). "Registration failed"

I had to manually connect to the ISP to be able to get it to register. But that's about it. Tried making a few calls, they connected but all I got was noise. Messed around with the codecs but it was of no use. Speaking of which, there's no G.726 (32 kbps) option so that sucks.

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Also tried Talkonaut, but it doesn't connect *at all*, whether WiFi, GPRS or PC.

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Fring works, but the call quality is very poor, even when connected via WiFi. Also, it appears that there's no option to choose the codec. :(



Guess I'll continue my hunt for a decent SIP client for WinMo..

 
 
 
 


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  # 238991 26-Jul-2009 00:50
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Portsip works fine for me. Wifi and 3G both register with my SIP providers fine. Try and download the latest version from portsip's website.




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  # 239023 26-Jul-2009 10:40
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"last updated: Appril 24 2009"

I doubt the author is actively developing this app.



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# 239056 26-Jul-2009 12:59
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d3Xt3r: "last updated: Appril 24 2009"



I doubt the author is actively developing this app.




No.

"Change log:
Jul 8, 2009
1:Optimized sound quality.
2:Update SIP protocol stack.
3:Add button to remove account.
4:The number on the contact list auto Remove ()-, and space.
5:Fixed call out has the early media,the ringing sound comes through speaker,Now change the ringing sound comes through earpiece.

Jun 24,2009
1.When callnum is null, click call button will open "Call History".
2.The number on the contact list auto Remove ()- and space.
3: Set default port to 5060.
4.Disable "Auto screen off " .
5.Fixed "The application exit,but ringing tone continues" BUG.
6.Order account by last of user access.
7.Multiple tone files for the DTMF key presses.
8.Added show call failure message.

Jun 15,2009
1.Add windows contact support.
2.Disable Suspend when call is active(quickly drain the batteries).
3.Auto screen off when call is active.
4.Dial prefix support.
5.Command line support.
6.Long press(more then 2sec) of "0" changing to "+", when call num is empty.
7.Check for update.
8.Agent name change to :"PortSIP CE for Mobile"
9.reconnect or auto reconnect
10.fix some bugs.

May 20,2009
1.Add support DisplayName.
2.Fix AuthName bug.
3.Smaller memory requirements

April 24,2009
PortSIP CE Beta1 release"

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  # 239101 26-Jul-2009 16:25
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Well it still doesn't change the fact that I can't use it on my Touch Diamond. :/

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  # 239104 26-Jul-2009 16:30
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why not?




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  # 239105 26-Jul-2009 16:30
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I dunno, I don't have the source code nor the patience to debug it. :/

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  # 241307 1-Aug-2009 20:38
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Looks like nothing beats for sticking with my old Skype for PPC beta version with my Jasjam.

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  # 241367 2-Aug-2009 08:35
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Gadgettm: Looks like nothing beats for sticking with my old Skype for PPC beta version with my Jasjam.


That's fine if you want to be stuck in the Skype world but no good if you want SIP!


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