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What is an IP-Phone?

Instead calling via the public telephone network using a conventional telephone, IP-Phone routes calls via the IP network. VoIP (Voice over IP) technology is what makes this new type of telephone service possible. Starting in April 2001, Rakuten Communications first utilized this technology to provide an Intermediary IP-Phone Service attracting over 2.5 million users in just three years. Additionally, a new IP-Phone service called the IP-Phone Service was made available to customers starting in April 2003, maintaining quality and proven reliability.

IP-Phone may be your solution if you often find yourself wanting


  • Lower communications fees

  • Lower calling fees between stations or branch offices of the same company

  • Lower international calling fees

  • Lower fees for calling cell phones

  • IP-Phone number display on the recipient's cell phone

Using broadband lines

By using a broadband line, the need for making calls with an NTT line will be minimal, greatly reducing your telephone bills. Adding FLET'S services covering a wide area and IP-Phone ensuring high-quality telephone calls, creates a combination that will give you more opportunities for smart savings.

Benefits of the IP-Phone
  • Domestic calls for 8yen / 3 min.

  • Free calls between IP-Phone users

  • Economical international calls (i.e. Mainland U.S.A.: 8 yen / 1 min.)
    >> Complete List of "International Calling Rates"(Japanese Only)

  • Call mobile phones for 15.9 yen / 1 min.

For those using business phones (PBX, multifunction phones, etc.) considering the IP-Phone... For those needing consuliting assistance...

A Multiple Number Package enables multiple calls to be made simultaneously on one broadband line. A great decrease in calling fees can be expected with this package.

Customers using business phones (PBX, multifunction phones, etc.) have the opportunity to select equipment specially made for corporate use. Please contact your network administrator or a IP-Phone agent for details.

* If your network maintainer does not support IP-Phone, please directly contact a Rakuten Communications Sales Assistant for assistance.

For private business owners and SOHO customers...

The plans below recommended to private business owners and SOHO customers (for a single telephone number) can be applied for online where credit card is the only method of payment.

  • Rakuten Broadband Premium "B-FLET'S" Plan + IP-Phone

  • Rakuten Broadband Premium "FLET'S Hikari Next" + IP-Phone

  • Rakuten Broadband Premium "FLET'S ADSL" Plan + IP-Phone


There will be only one phone number.


Charges apply if equipment installation is needed (approx. 13,000 yen).


Business phone (PBX, multifunction phones, etc.) users will not be able to sign up online since construction must take place by a licensed worker. Please contact your network administrator, IP-Phone agent, or a Rakuten Communications Sales Assistant directly for assistance.

All prices shown are excluded tax unless otherwise specified.