SMB telephony player Aastra ships touch screen

My friends at Aastra have done it again. You and I best know Aastra for providing high-end telephones with the Microsoft Response Point product. But Aastra is a much bigger story than that and is a bona fide leader in the telephony space. Today is has announced a new touch-screen telephone set – I provide the details here.


Aastra Unveils High End Touch Screen Phone

Best-in-Class Aastra 6739i with Color Touch Screen and High Definition Sound

BroadSoft Connections
Booth #20

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aastra, a leading company at the forefront of the enterprise communication market, resets the standard for premium IP phones with the launch of the Aastra 6739i, its most advanced desk phone to date. The company unveiled the new color touch screen phone today to hundreds of telecom resellers and service providers at the BroadSoft Connections executive conference.

In an increasingly competitive business climate, executives need access to the highest quality communication technology available to facilitate personal communications and collaboration. The feature-packed Aastra 6739i is a market-leading touch screen business desk phone, delivering high quality enterprise communications with advanced features, such as Bluetooth and dual Gigabit Ethernet.

The Aastra 6739i offers an exceptional user experience with its large, high quality color touch screen combined with an intuitive interface and navigation menus. For unrivalled voice clarity, the Aastra 6739i brings high definition sound with Aastra Hi-Q™ audio technology combined with full wideband handset and speakerphone hardware.

Extending Aastra’s commitment to interoperability, the 6739i is part of Aastra’s 67xi SIP desk phone series. These are designed to integrate and deploy easily with Aastra’s own IP systems as well as all leading SIP compatible IP call managers, making them appeal to a wide range of SMB and enterprise customers.

“Business communications needs have evolved, and executives are demanding the best features and usability without having to make a huge up-front investment. The Aastra 6739i offers high definition audio quality and a full range of functions to a market that is continuing to demand best-in-class technology at a competitive price,” said Simon Beebe, Vice President of Product Management, responsible for SIP phones at Aastra.

The Aastra 6739i features:

  • Large 5.7inch full VGA (640×480) color touch screen display
  • Intuitive graphical user interface and navigation menus
  • Integrated Gigabit Ethernet ports
  • Bluetooth headset support
  • USB port and expansion modules support
  • Aastra Hi-Q™ audio technology
  • Full wideband frequency response hardware: handset, headset port and speakerphone
  • Additional headset connection options: modular RJ jack, built-in EHS/DHSG port
  • Up to nine lines call appearances with multi-proxy support
  • Up to 55 programmable softkeys
  • XML support for productivity-enhancing applications

The Aastra 6739i can be pre-ordered now for shipping before year end. For more information on this new product please contact or visit Aastra in Booth #20 at BroadSoft Connections for a demonstration.

About Aastra USA

Aastra USA Inc. is the US business unit of Aastra Technologies Limited, a company at the forefront of the enterprise communication market. Headquartered in Concord, Ontario, Canada, Aastra develops and delivers innovative communications products and applications for businesses. Aastra’s operations are truly global with more than 50 million installed lines around the world and a direct and indirect presence in more than 100 countries. Aastra USA is entirely dedicated to enterprise communications and offers IP telephony and Unified Communications solutions individually tailored to satisfy its customers’ requirements. These range from feature-rich call managers for small and medium businesses and highly scalable ones for large enterprises, integrated mobility, call center solutions to a wide selection of terminals. With a strong focus on open standards, Aastra USA enables enterprises to communicate and collaborate more efficiently. For additional information on Aastra, visit our website at


Robyn Thompson, +1-469-365-3249


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