Phone.com vs Grasshopper

Virtual PBX Comparisons

About Phone.com

Phone.com launched in 2006 as a low-cost VoIP service with the aim of creating user-friendly communications services.

Phone.com offers many products and features:

Virtual Office is a virtual phone system that offers customers a number which can then be forwarded to any other phone. Features include voicemail, after-hours greetings, call forwarding and more.

Home Phone Service customers can receive home phone calls through the internet with a free phone adapter. Features include voicemail, call forwarding and number porting.

Virtual Number gives customers a phone number which can then be forwarded to another number. Features include call routing, caller ID, call screening and more.

Grasshopper and Phone.com have many features in common, such as 24/7 live support, apps for both iOS and Android, business SMS, and voicemail transcription services.


Phone.com offers plans with minute-based packages starting at $12.99 and ranging to $39.99 per month (with an annual payment option) as well as unlimited plans which start at $22.99 and ranging to $27.99 per month (with an annual payment option). Note that unlimited plans do not make SMS unlimited. Each plan has a bucket of free messages available each month.

How is Grasshopper different?

Phone.com and Grasshopper offer many of the same features but there are a few key differences:

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