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Score 8.2 out of 100
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Score 9.1 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Nextiva

Nextiva is a solid performer with reliable service, good features, and a flexible and scalable framework. It is ideal for small to mid-size businesses and may even work for larger enterprises, depending on your needs. It performs well for mobile, desk and conference and offers a lot of options for growing.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

Good for creating a new business or branching a business abroad.
🍍 Gabriel Jarrosson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Cloud PBX

Nextiva
8.6
Ring4
Hosted PBX
Nextiva
8.3
Ring4
Multi-level Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Nextiva
9.0
Ring4
User templates
Nextiva
8.1
Ring4
Call reports
Nextiva
9.4
Ring4
Directory of employee names
Nextiva
8.3
Ring4

Call Management

Nextiva
8.6
Ring4
9.1
Answering rules
Nextiva
8.7
Ring4
Call recording
Nextiva
9.2
Ring4
Call park
Nextiva
8.2
Ring4
Call screening
Nextiva
8.9
Ring4
Message alerts
Nextiva
8.0
Ring4
9.1

VoIP system collaboration

Nextiva
7.7
Ring4
9.1
Video conferencing
Nextiva
7.8
Ring4
Audio conferencing
Nextiva
8.6
Ring4
Video screen sharing
Nextiva
8.0
Ring4
Instant messaging
Nextiva
6.5
Ring4
9.1

Mobile apps

Nextiva
7.8
Ring4
9.1
Mobile app for iOS
Nextiva
8.1
Ring4
9.1
Mobile app for Android
Nextiva
7.5
Ring4

Pros

Nextiva

  • Nextiva works well with a wide variety of camera manufacturers for ease of integration.
  • It allows for easy review of video clips thru the Nextiva Review client.
  • Provides a comprehensive CCTV platform for companies with multiple sites in multiple countries.
Ann Marie Greco | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

  • Send and receive texts.
  • Send and receive calls.
  • Personalizing your own phone number by region in the US.
🍍 Gabriel Jarrosson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Nextiva

  • Being a top VOIP provider with plenty of capabilities, it is difficult to show missing functionalities or fault. This, like a better call log with the customizable report, is desirable but is based on personal taste more than a lack of performance.
  • More packages including the conference bridge.
  • GUI could be customizable with corporate branding.
Jose Luis Reyes Graterol | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

  • I've sometimes seen text messages being sent in double.
🍍 Gabriel Jarrosson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Nextiva

Nextiva 8.0
Based on 2 answers
Since we purchase software maintenance the cost of upgrade is greatly reduced. It would be cost prohibitive at this point to switch a worldwide operation to another CCTV platform. We have been happy with the overall performance of Nextiva as a product for many years.
Ann Marie Greco | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

Nextiva

Nextiva 8.0
Based on 2 answers
It allows us to preform all the functions we need today and we will be gaining new functions once we upgrade.
Ann Marie Greco | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

Ring4 9.1
Based on 1 answer
It's super easy and simple to use, and very straightforward.
🍍 Gabriel Jarrosson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Reliability and Availability

Nextiva

Nextiva 9.0
Based on 1 answer
The system its self rarely gives me any downtime that is not planned. Now with old encoders in the mix those do occasionally fail and are replaced at failure.
Ann Marie Greco | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Nextiva

Nextiva 8.9
Based on 4 answers
I think Nextiva is a great tool for what we use it for. It is used for tracking time and used also in our bonus structure to make sure we have the specified amount of talk time. I really enjoy this application and everything that it is used for within our company. There's not a whole lot I can say about it other than it is a really neat tool.
Josh Musson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

Ring4 9.1
Based on 2 answers
I had a question, and had my answer that same day.
🍍 Gabriel Jarrosson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Online Training

Nextiva

Nextiva 9.0
Based on 1 answer
This was first rate as it allowed hands on training with multiple choice testing and certification upon successful completion.
Ann Marie Greco | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Nextiva

For my current company, Nextiva made the most cost/use sense. I have used Jive before and the cost is much higher for the basic services we are using. Nextiva's support is also, as I have been mentioning, top notch, efficient and helpful.
Heather Neisen | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

Nextiva

  • Better customer service with customers and potential customers.
  • Internal staff happiness, especially the sales team who use the phone more than any other department.
  • Staff efficiency and productivity in managing the VoIP systems.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Ring4

  • We've made significant savings in time and money by using Ring4.
  • We didn't have to go through all the hassle of setting up a regular line.
🍍 Gabriel Jarrosson | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Nextiva

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Ring4

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
9.99*

* per phone line, per month

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