Intermedia Unite vs. Ring4

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Intermedia Unite
Score 9.4 out of 10
N/A
Intermedia Unite is a unified communications option and collaboration platform for SMBs, providing a PBX phone system, vide and web conferencing with screen sharing, chat, and file management and sharing.
$15.99
per month per user
Ring4
Score 10.0 out of 10
Small Businesses (1-50 employees)
Ring4 headquartered in San Francisco offers a VoIP app that allows business owners and others to add a second (or third) phone line to their mobile phone.
$9.99
per month
Pricing
Intermedia UniteRing4
Editions & Modules
Unite For Teams
$15.99
per month per user
Unite With Teams
$22.99
per month per user
Unite Pro
$27.99
per month per user
Unite Enterprise
$32.99
per month per user
Call Recording (add-on, business line only)
$.05
per recording
Transcripts (add-on, business line only)
$.05
per transcribed minute
Personal Line
$9.99
per line
Business Line
$9.99
per line
International Calling (available on personal + business lines)
country dependent pricing
Offerings
Pricing Offerings
Intermedia UniteRing4
Free Trial
NoYes
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoYes
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup fee$9.99 per phone line, per month
Additional DetailsIntermedia Unite helps employees to be more productive and collaborative, increasing efficiency and decreasing the costs of expensive on-premises systems.
More Pricing Information
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Features
Intermedia UniteRing4
Cloud PBX
Comparison of Cloud PBX features of Product A and Product B
Intermedia Unite
-
Ratings
Ring4
10.0
1 Ratings
20% above category average
Directory of employee names00 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Call Management
Comparison of Call Management features of Product A and Product B
Intermedia Unite
-
Ratings
Ring4
10.0
2 Ratings
17% above category average
Call recording00 Ratings10.01 Ratings
Message alerts00 Ratings10.02 Ratings
Mobile apps
Comparison of Mobile apps features of Product A and Product B
Intermedia Unite
-
Ratings
Ring4
10.0
2 Ratings
18% above category average
Mobile app for iOS00 Ratings10.02 Ratings
Mobile app for Android00 Ratings10.01 Ratings
VoIP system collaboration
Comparison of VoIP system collaboration features of Product A and Product B
Intermedia Unite
-
Ratings
Ring4
10.0
2 Ratings
19% above category average
Instant messaging00 Ratings10.02 Ratings
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Intermedia UniteRing4
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User Ratings
Intermedia UniteRing4
Likelihood to Recommend
8.0
(1 ratings)
10.0
(2 ratings)
Usability
9.0
(1 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Support Rating
9.0
(1 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
Intermedia UniteRing4
Likelihood to Recommend
Intermedia
If you have seasonal workers, need to quickly scale, or cut contracts, [Intermedia] Unite is awesome. Highly recommend for companies that need an at home workspace.
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Ring4
Good for creating a new business or branching a business abroad.
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Pros
Intermedia
  • No contracts
  • Scale up or down very quickly
  • Easy to deploy - no hardware required.
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Ring4
  • Manage Team Lines
  • Transcribe calls
  • International Calling
  • Call Recording
  • Free video conferencing
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Cons
Intermedia
  • The price is on the higher end
  • Normal issues for VoIP - if users have low bandwidth, high jitter or latency
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Ring4
  • I've sometimes seen text messages being sent in double.
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Usability
Intermedia
The web interface takes a little getting used to, but once you are familiar, it is very easy to use and administrate. The end user has a very easy to use app.
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Ring4
It's super easy and simple to use, and very straightforward.
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Support Rating
Intermedia
Intermedia [Unite] support is top notch. Their response time is great and don't have a lot of issues.
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Ring4
I had a question, and had my answer that same day.
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Alternatives Considered
Intermedia
[Intermedia] Unite has no contracts and offers great service. Other companies require contracts, and for highly scalable businesses, this isn't optimal.
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Ring4
Ring4 had everything we need in a business phone line in a more simple format and less expensive.
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Return on Investment
Intermedia
  • During offseason, we scaled back to 150 phones and during peak, we scaled up to 400 phones. No contracts, no fees, just month to month billing. Awesome
  • Support and ease of deployment has been a huge ROI for [Intermedia] Unite.
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Ring4
  • Less expensive business phone
  • Can answer on the go
  • Less to manage, more simple
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ScreenShots

Intermedia Unite Screenshots

Screenshot of The Intermedia Unite Mobile App makes it easier than ever to stay connected and be reachable, wherever you go.Screenshot of The Intermedia Unite Desktop App brings together all your essential collaboration tools together, making teamwork easier than ever.Screenshot of Unite Envision Call Analytics -Actionable insights to help the right people make the right decisions at the right timeScreenshot of AnyMeeting Video Conferencing - Unite includes a built-in video conferencing  platform that allows you to maintain productivity with HD audio and video, screen sharing, and artificial intelligence capabilities on both mobile and desktop devices.

Ring4 Screenshots

Screenshot of Screenshot of Screenshot of Screenshot of Screenshot of Screenshot of The Ring4 admin console, allows business to manage their phone lines as simply as emails. Ring4 Business lets admins create and assign a new phone line to an employee in seconds.