OneBox vs Grasshopper

Virtual PBX Comparisons

About Onebox

Onebox is a virtual PBX service owned and operated by j2 Global Communications, a technology company founded in 1995 and based in Hollywood, CA.

Onebox offers two different products:

Onebox Receptionist is a virtual receptionist service with extensions, voicemail, call routing and faxing. There are three different plans available based on minutes and extensions.

Onebox Executive is similar to the Receptionist product but does not include the features like voicemail, extensions or call routing. It simply answers your calls with a recorded greeting and forwards to the number you have designated. Three plans are available under this product.


Onebox costs are dependent on the product and the plan.

Onebox Receptionist includes three plans ranging from $49.95 per month to 99.95 per month based on minutes and extensions. The Executive product includes three plans ranging from $16.95 per month to $29.95 per month based on minutes.

How is Grasshopper different?

Onebox offers many of the same features as the Grasshopper virtual phone system. Here are some of the key differences between the two products:

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