Quick Review PDF
for Residences  


Swiss Internet Options (including Enhanced Security)

PhoneWorld provides several options to connect to the internet

VDSL (VoIP Data/Voice)

VDSL is available for residences and business if distance from the next Central is less than 1.200 m.  Locations over this limit need to use ADSL 2+ technology (ie a “naked”), or via fiber optic cable.

VDSL stands for Very high bit-rate Digital Subscriber Line. VDSL operates over the copper wires in your phone line in much the same way that ADSL does, but there are a couple of distinctions. VDSL can achieve incredible speeds, as high as 500 Mbps downstream and 100 Mbps upstream (to home or office)

Download VDSL Internet Application Form: English | French

Download PhoneWorld VoIP application form for residences.
Download PhoneWorld VoIP application form for business.

Fiber Optic

Fiber is already available in most metropolitan areas. for availability in your area.

Get information about fiber at:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fiber-optic_communication (external link)

Download Fiber Optic Application Form: English | French 

Download PhoneWorld VoIP application form for residences.
Download PhoneWorld VoIP application form for business.

Call & Surf (VoIP based on ADSL 2+ technology)

"Call & Surf" is PhoneWorld’s low-cost program to get you connected to the internet with voice and data. It is compatible with new VoIP technology. It is only recommended for residences.

Benefits:

Disadvantages :

Note for ISDN: Call & Surf can still be used. However, if you have a number block of 3 we will maintain the principal number only. Please consult your local electrician for the appropriate wall plugs and handsets.

Download Call & Surf Application Form: English | French

Enhanced Security (By-passing the public internet)

As is well known, the ‘open or public internet’ for Voice can be subject to severe security threats.
This may include hacking, phishing, scams, eavesdropping a.o.

PhoneWorld, in cooperation with networks, have developed a new system ‘PhoneWorld Voice Connect’.
This new product will largely protect you since the routing bypasses the PUBLIC INTERNET completely.

You may request this additional security feature via for details.