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The Best Phone Service You Can Get

Reviewing: Have No Idea Magic Jack  |  Rating:
Joshua Cruz By Joshua Cruz on
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Magic Jack is a small USB device with a phone jack, which you plug your phone into.

The phone takes a few minutes to install, but once you've got running, it's a keeper.

You get to choose your phone number, call anywhere in North America for free and worldwide for a small fee (like 2 pennies per minute). It also comes with other free great features, such as call waiting, voicemail, caller ID, and directory assistance.You first pay for the product (two Magic Jack devices) for about $60 if I remember correctly, then $20 a year for the service, which is so worth it.

While this product is really great, I do have two complaints. One is the facts that your computer has to be on to use it. Two is what greatly annoys me. I have a decently big family, so that means we get a lot of calls. The problem with that is that it interupts you on the compuer constantly. I'll be typing something for about two minutes straight, then I'll finally notice that Magic Jack interupted and that not a single one of my words were typed. It also exits out of full screen, whether it be avideo game or a video.

All together, this is a great product and by far the best home phone service we've tried.