21 Apr 2019

Line2 Alternative: iPlum

“Earlier my customers had issues reaching me. After switching to iPlum, I can take a sign of relief. Customer support has been excellent. All for only $4.99/month” Christopher M.

What Is Line2?

Line2* provides a virtual number. Line2 is now owned by J2 Global. It is the same company which has other services like eVoice with overlapping calling features. The company was started a while ago but has changed owners due to difficult situations.
*Trademark of J2 Global.

How does Line2 compare vs. iPlum?

iPlum gives you a new Local or Toll-free number for U.S. or Canada as second line on your existing device without changing your carrier. You get your own True Caller-ID with every call or text which is critical as a business line.

Best in class dual reliability: With iPlum you can use your carrier calling network (non-VoIP) or wi-fi/carrier-data and get best of both worlds for second line. It gives you a unique calling experience without changing your carrier.

Free ivr, auto attendant and extensions: Add business greetings and branding to your iPlum number with free auto attendant greeting. You can setup extensions and route calls to same or different numbers. Gives a professional look to your business.

HD Calling







Carrier, Wi-Fi



IVR, Extensions


Can I port my Line2 number into iPlum?

Yes, you can port your existing Line2 number into iPlum. How to port an existing number into iPlum?

What is iPlum pricing vs Line2?

With iPlum you get second line with all business features for $4.99/mo. There are no separate taxes or surcharges.

Line2 charges much higher price for its plans.

How is privacy built into iPlum? Does iPlum has compliance?

iPlum provides a business class reliable service with 100% data protection. We respect your privacy and fully protect your information. Your information is never shared with any third party or put into any advertisements. You get complete peace of mind. iPlum also provides HIPAA & HITECH compliance for secure experience of second business line.

Comprehensive iPlum Features:

    arrow_forward_ios U.S., Canada or Toll-free Number.

    arrow_forward_ios Dual Mode Reliability: Use Your Carrier PSTN Calling Network or Wi-Fi/Data for Calls.

    arrow_forward_ios Domestic & International Calling, Roaming.

    arrow_forward_ios Domestic & International Multimedia Messaging (Audio, Photo, Text, Video), Short-codes.

    arrow_forward_ios Cloud Voicemail with Email Alert.

    arrow_forward_ios True Caller-ID with Call Return.

    arrow_forward_ios IVR or Auto Attendant or Virtual Digital Attendant.

    arrow_forward_ios Multiple Forwarding Extensions.

    arrow_forward_ios Auto-Reply Text for Missed Calls.

    arrow_forward_ios Signature Text.

    arrow_forward_ios Text Archiving.

    arrow_forward_ios Port-in or Transfer an Existing Number to iPlum.

    arrow_forward_ios Advanced Call Forwarding – Global.

    arrow_forward_ios Multiple Inbound Paths.

    arrow_forward_ios Call Recording.

    arrow_forward_ios Do Not Disturb.

    arrow_forward_ios Business Hours.

    arrow_forward_ios Block Phone Numbers.

    arrow_forward_ios Ringtones.

    arrow_forward_ios HIPAA & HITECH Compliance with BAA.

    arrow_forward_ios AES-256 Data Encryption & PKI Cryptography.

    arrow_forward_ios Bring-Your-Own-Device ready (BYOD).

    arrow_forward_ios Cloud Based Group Management Console.

    arrow_forward_ios REST APIs for Usage Management.

    arrow_forward_ios iOS & Android ready.

    arrow_forward_ios 23 Languages, 200 countries.

How to setup iPlum?

Can I setup a business account and create sub-accounts for my employees?

Yes, with iPlum you can create “Additional Lines” for your employees and centrally manage them from the cloud-based console.

Can I set forwarding on my iPlum number to external mobile or landline numbers?

Yes, you can setup call forwarding in your iPlum calls to your landline or mobile phone number. iPlum’s unique call forwarding feature allows to ring multiple external numbers simultaneously. You can also setup time period of the day for call forwarding. How to setup call forwarding in iPlum?

Which smartphone or tablet mobile platforms does iPlum support?

iPlum app is available in 23 languages in 200+ countries.

iPlum works on both iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. In addition to getting a 2nd line on your smartphone, you can install iPlum on an iPad or a tablet and convert it into a smartphone for bidirectional calling and texting.

Helpful links:

How to setup iPlum online?

How iPlum mobile phone system with auto attendant works?

How to port an existing number into iPlum?

What is iPlum Toll-free number?

What is iPlum Canada number?

How to setup a business team account in iPlum?

How to setup multiple phone numbers in my iPlum account?

How to setup Call Forwarding from iPlum to an external number?

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