It looks like the Audiocodes 420HD IP phone has joined the “Compatible with Lync 2010” program. This is the first Lync Qualified device from Audiocodes.
Audiocodes Director of Strategic Marketing, Alan Percy, notes that the Audiocodes 420HD is certified today and Lync firmware for the Audiocodes 430HD and 440HD is expected in the coming months.
You can see my First Impression review blog and video of the Audiocdoes 420HD in a Lync environment by clicking here. The Audiocodes 440HD (uncertified at the moment, shown below) is the high end Audiocodes phone in the 4xxHD lineup and is a unique IP phone that brings 12 button, DESI-less phone to Lync ecosystem. (more on this interesting phone: Click Here)
Quick summary of some of the unique things the new Lync Certified Audiocodes 420HD brings to Lync ecosystem:
- 10/100/1000 GB Switch in an entry level Lync IP deskphone
- Desk and wall mount included in the box
- Phone user interface works very much like tradition phone