[asterisk-users] switching from SIP to Skype..or not

Tzafrir Cohen tzafrir.cohen at xorcom.com
Thu Mar 12 11:26:56 CDT 2015

On Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 10:04:08AM -0400, Andres wrote:
> On 3/12/15 9:39 AM, Ron Wheeler wrote:
> >Your characterization may be true but Skype works much better than
> >SIP when it comes to sound quality.
> >
> SIP is not to blame for this.  Its the audio codec being used. Skype
> has spend a great deal of effort with their SILK codec by making it
> highly tolerant of packet loss and jitter.  The same cannot be said
> for the standard codecs Asterisk uses.

Opus was co-developed by Skype and could be used with Asterisk (if
support to it was added).

               Tzafrir Cohen
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