Vonage Canada Launches User Friendly V-Portal(TM)

    Digital Voice Adaptor With LCD Display Provides Real-Time Feedback During

    Mississauga, ON, Jan. 21 /CNW/ - Vonage Canada, a leading provider of
digital phone services, today unveiled the V-Portal(TM), a digital voice
adapter and single port router with a built-in liquid crystal display (LCD),
giving customers more control over how they communicate.
    "At Vonage, we are dedicated to delivering new solutions like the 
V-Portal(TM) that empower the consumer," said Joe Parent, Vice President,
Marketing and Business Development. "If we continue to take the additional
features VoIP provides and make them consumer friendly, we will compel
consumers to migrate to VoIP for the many features in addition to the cost."
    Using customer research and feedback, Vonage created a device that
assists with installation, helps with basic troubleshooting, and has
easy-to-use features. The V-Portal(TM) has a cool and sleek, yet simple
design, and an integrated LCD screen that provides real-time feedback and
error messaging, allowing users to easily troubleshoot basic issues. The
screen can also be used for Caller ID, timing calls, call logging, easy access
to Vonage service numbers, and for displaying the date and time.
    "With the V-Portal(TM), we are starting a trend of making innovative
Vonage-branded products relevant and responsive to the way our customers
communicate," said Bruce Robertson, Director Product Marketing - Vonage
Digital Voice. "The V-Portal(TM) expands upon what customers typically expect
from a router, and is the closest thing to having a customer care agent with
them in their home."
    The V-Portal(TM) is available to new customers on January 18 through
http://www.vonage.ca (less than)http://www.vonage.com/(greater than) for $9.99
after a $70 instant rebate ($79.99-$70.00 = $9.99).

    About Vonage Canada

    Vonage (NYSE:   VG) is a leading provider of broadband telephone services
with over 2.5 million subscriber lines. Vonage Canada is a subsidiary of
Vonage Holdings Corp. traded on the NYSE under the symbol VG. Vonage Canada is
an early pioneer of the Canadian Internet phone industry, setting the standard
for pricing, features, call quality and reliability for the entire VoIP
category. Vonage's award winning service is sold on the web at www.vonage.ca
(less than)http://www.vonage.ca/(greater than) and through national retailers
like Best Buy, Future Shop, Wal-Mart, The Source by Circuit City, Staples
Business Depot/ BUREAU EN GROS, Office Depot, CompuSmart, Visions Electronics,
Telephone Booth, WirelessWave and Wal-Mart. Vonage Canada is headquartered in
Mississauga, ON. For more information about Vonage's products and services,
please visit http://www.vonage.ca (less than)http://www.vonage.ca/(greater
than) or call 1-877-272-0528. VonageR is a registered trademark of Vonage
Marketing. VoIP 9-1-1 service has certain limitations versus traditional 
9-1-1. See vonage.ca for details.

For further information:

For further information: Larysa Woloszanskyj, Weber Shandwick Worldwide,
T: (416) 642-7978, lwoloszanskyj@webershandwick.com

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