POLYCOM VVX 1500D Video Conference Phone Kenya


Polycom VVX 1500D Video Conference Phone Kenya

The Polycom VVX 1500D video Conference Phone in Kenya is provides the unification of voice, video and applications in one easy-to-use desktop solution. The Polycom VVX 1500D features a touch screen interface to help confirm video calls are as easy to make as a regular phone call. The VVX 1500D Video Conference Phone has a big display and ease of use to make it perfect for busy professionals in a variety of settings. The Polycom VVX 1500D Phone Kenya is equipped with all of the abilities of an SIP IP phone, HD Voice technology, including six lines, a Gigabit Ethernet switch that will support PoE, and a host of telephony functions.


Polycom VVX 1500D Video Conference Phone Mombasa

The Polycom VVX 1500D video Conference Phone in Nairobi is a dual stack business media desktop phone for busy managers and professionals. The Polycom VVX 1500D is video conference-enabled, comes with a touch screen, and provides lifelike unified communications. To get the return on your UC investments that you want, and to recover how your organization communicates, you must the right desktop solution. Solutions that will decrease the distractions related with operating a technology and allow everyone to focus on the business.  

The Polycom VVX 1500D in Mombasa is designed for a wide range of environments from small and medium businesses to large enterprises. An affordable, easy-to-use, dual stack business media phone for H.323 and SIP environments, the Polycom VVX 1500D Conference Phone combines one-touch video calling, combined business applications, and advanced IP telephony in a flexible, making it the perfect Polycom Phone for a future-proof Unified Communications (UC) solution.

Polycom VVX 1500D video Conference Phone Features:

  • Reduce travel expenses with quick payback – fully Prepare your employee for the cost of one business trip
  • Increase productivity- Improve the quality remote collaboration, help build relationships, and easily view the body language
  • Make use of innovative 3rd-party applications through a full browser and highly customizable API of Polycom
  • Make fast and simple (one-touch) calls
  • Experience the easy single-touch access to voice, video, and applications.
  • Get benefited from the open application platform—it is apps-ready with API
  • Get flexible and future-proof solutions that is specially designed for UC environments
  • Benefit from the productivity and personalization applications, including Polycom Productivity Suite, Digital Photo Frame and Polycom My Info Portal
  • Support simultaneous connectivity to both SIP telephony and H.323 video.
  • Versatile camera, base, and display that suits the environment to provide eye-level visual interactions
  • With the help of highly customizable applications platform with open Polycom API you can avail integrated full browser and USB 2.0 port for applications
  • Smart motion detection feature allows the screen switch over to power-save mode when there is no one in the office
  • instinctive, color and touch-screen interface for video, voice and applications
  • 6-line, feature-rich phone with great Polycom HD Voice
  • Rapid, single-touch business-grade video conferencing solution right from the desktop
  • Advanced IP PBX unification with leading SIP-based IP PBX and Softswitch platforms

HD Audio Quality

Enjoy crisp and clear sounds courtesy of a full-duplex speakerphone that is embedded in the Polycom VVX 1500D Conference Phone. It also incorporates the use of Polycom Acoustic Clarity Technology & HD Voice, resulting in crystal clear sounds which are free from distractions. The speakerphone gives you flexibility in placing and receiving calls with hands-free. For added security, the audible dual tone multi-frequency (DTMF) tones are masked when the speakerphone mode is used.

Multi-Lingual User Interface 

The Polycom VVX 1500D Video Conference Phone is configured to support many different languages including Chinese, Danish, Dutch, English (Canada/US/UK), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish, and Swedish.

Supports the use of Headsets 

The Polycom VVX 1500D Conference Phone comes with an integrated RJ9 headset port with HD Voice support which allows you to directly connect your favorite headset with compatible cable or answer your cordless headset away from your desk with use of a compatible EHS cable. This feature enables you to multitask in the office, thus saving time and maximizing productivity. This also eliminates the need for a separate headset amplifier and allows the handset to remain in its cradle, making headset use simpler. Both wideband (G.722) and narrowband headsets are supported.

Ultra Clear Backlit Graphical Display Screen 

The Polycom VVX 1500D Conference Phone boasts of a 7″ graphical monochrome display for an enhanced visual clarity. The display screen also gives the user a quick access to details since it has programmable backlit line keys and  interactive soft buttons that guide you through all call features and functions.

Quick Access to Details

The Polycom VVX 1500 D business media phone features an open API and Web Kit -based full browser that enable third-party developers to create applications that integrate the VVX 1500 D with business systems such as UC, customer relationship management (CRM), and other vertical business applications. The VVX 1500 D comes with a Web service called Polycom My Info Portal, through which customers can select to receive personalized Web content, such as stock prices, weather, and news.

Supports  Class 0 Power over Ethernet (PoE)

Polycom VVX 1500D Conference Phone is designed to support Power over Ethernet and is therefore a power – saving device which is highly useful in offices that wish to cut down on operational expenses.

One-touch personal video device

The Polycom VVX 1500 D comes with an integrated camera which is designed to deliver easy and quick business-grade video calling with just a single click of a button on the touch screen. It supports the powerful  H.323 video codec which enables it to connect easily with all standards-based H.323 video conferencing and telepresence systems, such as the Polycom HDX® series, and real-time media conference platforms including Polycom RMX series. This in turn allows for mass adoption of business-grade video in the enterprise. The VVX 1500 D has multiple adjustable elements including camera tilt, base height and screen angle to suit the environment and a user’s preferences.

Feature-rich phone with Polycom HD Voice

The Polycom VVX 1500 D is equipped with all of the capabilities of a full featured SIP IP phone including: six lines, Polycom HD Voice technology, a Gigabit Ethernet switch that supports PoE, and a host of voice telephony functions. These features can be accessed via the buttons on the front of the phone or by simply touching the large color display. Use of the voice telephony functionality requires integration with a Polycom certified SIP call control platform.

Flexible, future-proof UC solution

With H.323 and SIP dual stack support, the VVX 1500 D business media phone delivers a future-proof UC endpoint that integrates voice, video and applications into an overall UC solution. Enterprises can implement the VVX 1500 D with existing and new H.323-based video networks today with the flexibility to integrate it with a SIP IP telephony call control platform in the future.

Polycom VVX 1500D Conference Phone Specifications


• Resistive touch screen interface works with both finger or stylus (not provided)
• 7 in TFT LCD display with adjustable screen angle
• 16:9 wide screen aspect ratio
• Screen saver and digital picture frame mode
• On-screen virtual keyboard
• Configurable auto-answer
• WebKit- based browser
• USB port for applications
• Adjustable base height
• Unicode UTF-8 character support


Chinese, Danish, Dutch, English (Canada/US/UK), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish, and Swedish


• H.261, H.263, H.263+ (1998), and H.264
• CIF(352×288) or SIF(352×240) resolution transmit and receive video up to 30 fps


• 2 mega pixel camera
• 30 cm to infinity fixed focus
• Privacy shutter
• Picture in Picture for near end camera
• Full screen or window for far end camera


• CIF video up to 768 kbps plus network overhead
• Customizable video call bit rates


• ITU H.323
• IETF SIP (RFC 3261 and companion RFCs)
• Dual stack H.323 and SIP simultaneously running
• Two-port Gigabit Ethernet switch
• 10/100/1000Base-TX across LAN and PC ports
• Conforms to IEEE802.3-2005 (Clause 40) for Physical Media Attachment
• Conforms to IEEE802.3-2002 (Clause 28) for Link Partner Auto-Negotiation
• Manual or dynamic host configuration protocol (DHCP) network setup
• Time and date synchronization using SNTP
• Provisioning and call server redundancy supported
• FTP/TFTP/HTTP/HTTPS server-based central provisioning
• QoS Support – IEEE 802.1p/Q tagging (VLAN), Layer 3 TOS, and DSCP
• Network Address Translation (NAT) – support for static configuration and “Keep-Alive” SIP signaling
• RTCP and RTP support
• Event logging
• Syslog
• Local configurable digit map/dial plan
• Hardware diagnostics
• Status and statistics reporting
• IPv4


• AES encryption standard 128 bit for multimedia streams, H. 235v3
• Media encryption via SRTP
• Transport Layer Security (TLS)3
• Encrypted configuration files3
• Digest authentication
• Password login
• Support for URL syntax with password for boot server address
• HTTPS secure provisioning
• Support for signed software executables


• WebKit enabled full browser that supports HTML, CSS, SSL security, and JavaScript
• Supports Polycom Apps SDK and API for third-party business and personal applications
• Bundled with Polycom Productivity Suite:
— Corporate Directory Access using LDAP
— Local Audio Call Recording on USB flash drive
— Visual Conference Management


• Built-in auto sensing IEEE 802.3af Power over Ethernet (Class 0)
• Energy-saving smart motion detector enables the screen to go into power-save mode when no one is in the office
• Power efficient; consumes less than 11W when fully active, 8W average, and 6W when in power save mode with the LCD off
• External Universal AC Adaptor (optional, 48V 380mA DC)


• 6 lines (registrations)
• Shared call/bridged line appearance
• Busy Lamp Field (BLF)
• Flexible line appearance (one or more line keys can be assigned for each line extension)
• Distinctive incoming call treatment/call waiting
• Call timer and call waiting
• Call transfer, hold, divert (forward), pickup
• Called, calling, connected party information
• Local three-way audio conferencing
• One-touch speed dial, redial
• Remote missed call notification
• Do not disturb function
• Electronic hook switch capable
• Voicemail support


• Polycom HD Voice technology delivers life-like voice quality for each audio pathhandset, the hands-free speakerphone, and the optional headset
• Polycom Acoustic Clarity™ technology providing full-duplex conversations, acoustic echo cancellation and background noise suppression
— Type 1 compliant (IEEE 1329 full duplex)
• Frequency response – 100 Hz – 14 kHz for handset, optional headset and handsfree speakerphone modes
• Codecs: G.711 (A-law and μ-law), G.729AB, G.722, G.722.1, G.722.1C, G.719
• Individual volume settings with visual feedback for each audio path
• Voice activity detection
• Comfort noise generation
• DTMF tone generation (RFC 2833 and in‑band)
• Low-delay audio packet transmission
• Adaptive jitter buffers
• Packet loss concealment


• Dedicated RJ-9 headset port
• Hearing aid compatibility
• Compliant with ADA Section 508 Subpart B 1194.23 (all)
• Hearing aid compatible (HAC) handset for magnetic coupling to hearing aids
• Compatible with commercially-available TTY adapter equipment
• Electronic Hook Switch (EHS) support


• FCC Part 15 (CFR 47) Class B
• ICES-003 Class B
• EN55022 Class B
• CISPR22 Class B
• AS/NZS CISPR 22 Class B
• VCCI Class B
• EN55024
• EN61000-3-2; EN61000-3-3
• NZ Telepermit
• Korea KCC
• China CCC
• ROHS compliant


• UL 60950-1
• CE Mark
• CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1-03
• EN 60950-1
• IEC 60950-1
• AS/NZS 60950-1


• Temperature: 0 to 40°C (+32 to 104°F)
• Relative Humidity: 5% to 95%, noncondensing


-40 to +70°C (-40 to +160°F)


• VVX 1500 console
• Handset with handset cord
• Network (LAN) cable
• Quick Start Guide
• Product registration card


10 x 15 x 8.3 in (25 x 38 x 21 cm) (W x H x D)


2200-18064-025 – WW PoE


Unit weight: 5.4 lbs (2.5 kg)


• 14 x 16 x 6 in
• 8.0 lbs (3.7 kg)




1 year


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