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Grandstream Announces 2nd Product Beta Test for $1

Grandstream Networks, the leading manufacturer of IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions, is releasing its next product for $1 beta testing by the Grandstream Beta Club. Due to the overwhelming success of the first beta test within the Grandstream Beta Club, Grandstream is opening applications for the next product test from May 13 – May 19, 2014. To apply for the Grandstream Beta Club, go to betaclub.grandstream.com.

The first beta test released by the Grandstream Beta Club received hundreds of applicants, with 50 members selected to participate in hands-on testing. Testers have been avidly reporting suggestions, improvements and new features through the dedicated Grandstream Beta Club Forum, where Beta Club members also interact with Grandstream developers. Feedback received will be incorporated in the final product release and also some future Grandstream products. Grandstream would like to thank everyone for their enthusiasm and we look forward to receiving even more suggestions for the next test product.

For the new $1 beta test, the Grandstream Beta Club is looking for IP technology aficionados; those who like to dig in and test new products and those whose innovative ideas can revolutionize the IP communications landscape. Ideal applicants are those who have extensive hands-on experience with IP products, platforms and endpoints, and show a dedicated interest in exploring new IP technology and features.

The next product being released to the Grandstream Beta Club is an exciting new Android™ IP videophone. The beautifully designed Video IP phone features HD capable real-time video communications, 7” capacitive touch screen color LCD with high resolution, dual Gigabit network ports with PoE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and features full access to the hundreds of thousands of Android apps in the Google Play Store, including Microsoft LYNC™, Skype™, and SalesForce1™. Fifty (50) units of the Android IP videophone are available for Beta testing starting May 13, 2014.

Program Availability & Pricing

Each product beta test released through the Grandstream Beta Club has a limited amount of beta test units available. Application to the Grandstream Beta Club is open to anyone and is FREE. Participants will be selected based on applicant qualifications. The cost to participate in a beta test is $1 to cover handling, however, the product model and shipping are free of charge. There is no charge to applicants who are not selected for a Beta test.

ABOUT GRANDSTREAM NETWORKS

Founded in 2002, Grandstream Networks is the leading manufacturer of IP voice/video telephony and video surveillance solutions. Grandstream serves the small-to-medium business and consumer markets with innovative products that lower communication costs, increase security protection, and enhance productivity. Visit www.grandstream.com for more information or connect with us on Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter.

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