Zoom® Shipping New Zoom/Link® CD-ROM with SVD Products
Includes over 425 MBytes of
applications, games, Internet services, support information
Boston, MA, Dec. 4, 1996 - Zoom Telephonics, a leading
manufacturer of computer telecommunications equipment, now
includes Zoom/Link, a CD-ROM bundled with over 425 megabytes
of software with its new family of V.34 33.6 faxmodems with
AudioSpan™ Simultaneous Voice and Data (SVD). AudioSpan lets
users talk and exchange data at the same time with any other
AudioSpan-compatible modem for cooperative computing, applications
sharing, interactive gaming, and other applications.
Included on the CD-ROM are Internet Made Easy™, Internet
and online services, modem-enabled games, advanced telephony
applications, support information, and more. The Zoom/Link
CD-ROM features an attractive graphical user interface for
easy, intuitive navigation.
The Zoom SVD product line
includes the new ComStar™ SVD speakerphone internal voice/faxmodem,
the ComStar XT™ SVD external, and the economical Zoom/FaxModem™
33.6 SVD internal. The ComStar SVD and ComStar XT SVD combine
a 33,600 bps V.34 faxmodem, full-duplex speakerphone, digital
answering machine, voice mail, VoiceView® support, convenient
speed dialer, and AudioSpan SVD capability on one easy-to-install
single-slot card. They support Caller ID and come complete
with a high-quality external speaker and microphone.
The Zoom/FaxModem 33.6 SVD comes complete with a clip-on or
adherable lapel microphone and earphone speaker. All Zoom
SVD products include Cheyenne® BitWare™ fax/voice/data
software for Windows or Macintosh fax/voice/data software.
"The software bundled with these products provides
tremendous added value for our customers," explains Terry
Manning, Zoom's Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "Zoom
is committed to providing software that lets our customers
experience a broad range of excellent modem applications."
The award-winning Internet Made Easy software, a $40
retail value, creates a friendly interface with hot buttons
to Internet web sites tailored to the user's interests and
On-line services on the Zoom/Link CD-ROM
include America Online® and CompuServe. Internet Service
Provider software includes NETCOM™ and Global Network
Navigator® (GNN). Other software included on the Zoom/Link
- Net Nanny - Enables parents to protect children from
hate literature, pornography, and other inappropriate topics.
- Electronic TV HOST™ - Designed to make browsing, searching,
and scheduling television shows fun and easy.
- PRONTO!™ - Fully functional 60-day evaluation version
of convenient Paging Software.
- Cheyenne AntiVirus® for Windows 95 and Windows 3.1
- Powerful anti-virus solutions certified by the National
Computer Security Association and fully licensed for unlimited
- Cheyenne BitWare - Award-winning fax, voice, data communication
- FarSite™ Lite - A data conferencing program that
allows Windows users to share documents and conduct on-line
- MediaRing CyberBoard™ - Also allows Windows users
to share documents and includes special screen capture features.
The Zoom/Link CD-ROM also includes the popular games WarCraft
II, Wacky Wheels, Terminal Velocity, and WarBirds, a WWII
combat flight simulator that can be played over the Internet
against hundreds of other players simultaneously.
The estimated retail price range of the Zoom/ComStar SVD
internal with Zoom/Link is $149 to $169 and $169 to $199 for
the Zoom/ComStar XT SVD external. The estimated retail price
range for the Zoom/FaxModem 33.6 SVD internal with Zoom/Link
is $129 to $149.
Zoom Telephonics designs, produces,
and markets products that link people and their personal computers
through the world's largest network, the international telephone
network, and connected networks including the Internet and
corporate local area networks. Zoom Telephonics is publicly
traded on NASDAQ (NASDAQ: ZOOM).
The Zoom Internet Web Site is www.zoomtel.com