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Data Sheet

Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961
Cisco Unified Communications Solutions enable collaboration so that organizations can quickly adapt to market changes while increasing productivity, improving competitive advantage through speed and innovation, and delivering a rich-media experience across any workspace, securely and with optimal quality.
Figure 1. Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961

Product Overview
The Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961 is an advanced professional media endpoint that delivers an enhanced user experience with an easy-to-use and eco-friendly ergonomic design. Highlights of the portfolio include introduction of higher-resolution (VGA) color displays, a USB port, Gigabit Ethernet connectivity, and High-definition (HD) voice support, enabling a more productive user experience for multimedia application engagement. Application support includes XML and MIDlet-enabled applications. The Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961 is an ideal solution for knowledge professionals, administrative managers, and executives.

Features and Benefits
Table 1 lists the features and benefits of the Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961.
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Feature Hardware Ergonomic design Customization The phone offers a highly usable and intuitive arrangement of lines, features, and calls. Transfer, Conference and Hold appear on hard keys to reduce the number of presented softkeys to a maximum of 4 per call state. You can order this model in Arctic White or Charcoal Gray. Handsets are available internationally as slimline (140g) or standard (170g); you can mix and match them with other users within your work environment to enable a feeling of customization and ownership among your group. The phone offers a VGA presentation for calling, video calling, and applications; a 5-inch (10-cm) graphical TFT color display; 24-bit color depth; and 640 x 480 effective pixel resolution with backlighting. The display also supports localization requiring double-byte Unicode encoding for fonts. An internal 2-port Cisco Ethernet switch allows for a direct connection to a 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet network through an RJ-45 interface with single LAN connectivity for both the phone and a co-located PC. The system administrator can designate separate VLANs (802.1Q) for the PC and phone, providing improved security and reliability of voice and data traffic. A USB port accelerates the usability of call handling and applications by enabling accessories such as the Cisco Unified IP Phone Color Key Expansion Module and wired headsets.

Features and Benefits




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and Headset ● Back. Hebrew. Dutch. and better for those who handle dozens of calls per hour. The phone has the following buttons: ● 5 programmable feature buttons with state-indicating LEDs ● 5 call-session buttons with state-indicating LEDs ● Applications. For the Cisco Unified Communications Manager. and 5-Way Navigation Pad Accessories IP Color Key Expansion Module Headset support Firmware New user experience The phone offers advanced organization of lines. French. Table 3 lists its calling features. ● Back-lit Mute. and features. This document is Cisco Public Information. One IP Color Key Expansion Module is supported on the IP Phone 8961. and Hold ● Volume Up/Down. Romanian. the IP Color Key Expansion Module enables advanced use of lines. Directories. XML and MIDlet-enabled applications are provided by Cisco’s application development partners or customers’ own development staff.21 x 10. Norwegian. Spanish (Spain). and Table 4 lists the benefits of its video features. Danish. Slovak. Portuguese (Portugal and Brazil).85 in. Finnish. Estonian. Feature Protocols Connectivity Options Product Specifications Specifications SIP for signaling 10/100/1000 wired Ethernet network port plus switched PC port Arctic White or Charcoal Gray color Slimline (140g) or Standard (170g) handset Language support Arabic. Russian. Latvian. Transfer. All rights reserved. Japanese. German. Bulgarian. Croatian. English—plus localized prompts for the UK. the Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961 requires four Device License Units (DLUs). and Taiwan). Thai. Slovenian.3af supported. Greek. Swedish. speed dials. and programmable features separate from call appearances. Hungarian. Hong Kong. Available separately. Lithuanian.Data Sheet Five programmable line/feature keys and five call session keys Buttons The IP Phone 8961 offers five programmable line/feature keys and also provides 5 call session keys with the convenience of multiple appearances per line. Page 2 of 6 . Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) signaling Application support Unified Communications Manager Support ● Cisco Unified Communications Manager Version 7. Catalan.35 x 1.1(3) or later Licensing Phone licensing is dependent on the call-control platform and its policies. There are no special licenseplus-phone bundles for tier 2 distributors. class 3 Temperature: 32° (0° ~ 122° (50° F C) F C) Temperature: -13° (-25° ~ 158° (70° F C) F C) Physical dimensions (H x W x D) Power Operational Temperature Non-Operational Temperature Shock © 2009 Cisco Systems. Serbian (Republic of Serbia and Republic of Montenegro). Czech. SIP interoperation with the call-control and partner applications enables a rich unified communications solution. IEEE Power over Ethernet 802. This enables administrative staff to handle all activities of many sessions at the same time. Italian. Inc. The phone is not supported on third-party call-control systems. Korean. providing 36 additional line/feature keys per module. and Voicemail ● Conference. Product Specifications Table 2 lists the specifications of the Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961. (234 x 263 x 47 mm) In slab mode with the footstand removed. RJ-9 and USB wired headsets are supported. It is ideal for those who make a few calls per day. and Turkish 9. speed dials. End Call. Chinese (People’s Republic of China. Table 2. Up to a maximum of 200 concurrent calls can be handled by the IP Phone 8961. Speakerphone. Polish.

045) 37.977) 4. Standard Handset Cisco Unified IP Endpoint 9951.000 m) F C) Ambient condition to 15. Feature Calling Features Specifications ● Abbreviated dialing ● Adjustable ringing and volume levels ● Adjustable display brightness ● Application Launch Pad ● Auto-answer ● Auto-detection of headset ● Barge ● Callback ● Call forward ● Call history lists ● Call park ● Call pickup ● Call timer ● Call waiting ● Caller ID ● Corporate directory ● Conference ● Direct transfer ● Extension mobility service ● Fast-dial service ● Group call pickup ● Hold ● Intercom ● Immediate divert ● Join Calling-feature support © 2009 Cisco Systems.146) 0. All rights reserved.42(2.52(16.47(1. Slimline Spare Handset for 8900 or 9900 Series.922) 4.003) Weight: Master Pack of 8 Cartons lb (kg) CP-9951-C-K9= CP-9951-CL-K9= CP-9951-W-K9= CP-9951-WL-K9= CP-89/9900-HS-C= CP-89/9900-HS-CL= CP-89/9900-HS-W= CP-89/9900-HS-WL= Cisco Unified IP Endpoint 9951.572 m) Humidity: 90% ± 5% Relative Humidity Temperature: 158° F (70° ± 2° C C) Temperature: -40° (-40° ± 2° C F C) 320 units Table 3. Slimline Handset Cisco Unified IP Endpoint 9951.177) 0.49) 3.187) 0.04(16. Arctic White.34(0. Slimline Handset Spare Handset for 8900 or 9900 Series. This document is Cisco Public Information. Standard Spare Handset for 8900 or 9900 Series.000 ft (4. Arctic White. Charcoal.41(0.156) 36.55) 3. Standard Spare Handset for 8900 or 9900 Series.60) 3.53(1. Charcoal.Data Sheet Temperature-Altitude (Operational) Temperature-Altitude (Non-Operational) Temperature-Humidity (Non-Operational) Non-Operational Hot Temperature (Storage) Non-Operational Cold Temperature (Storage) Quantity Shipped per Pallet Temperature: 140° (40° Ambient condition to 9843 ft (3.62(16.033) 4.29 (1.32(0. Arctic White.48(2. Page 3 of 6 . Standard Handset Cisco Unified IP Endpoint 9951. Charcoal.24(1.41(1.58(17. SKU Weights: Hardware and Carton Description Weight: Hardware lb (kg) Weight: Single Carton lb (kg) 4.565) 36. Slimline 3.800) Table 4.39(0.57) 0.36(1. Inc.610) 37. Arctic White. Charcoal.

dropped packets. Inc. G. Table 5.729a. Slimline Spare Handset for 8900 or 9900 Series. Slimline Handset Spare Handset for 8900 or 9900 Series. G.711u. White. To download software. visit the Cisco Ordering Home Page and refer to Tables 5 and 6. Charcoal. White.722. White. Standard Handset Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961.K9= CP-8961-CL-K9= CP-8961-W-K9= CP-8961-WL-K9= CP-89/9900-HS-WL= CP-89/9900-HS-W= CP-89/9900-HS-CL= CP-89/9900-HS-C= Product Name Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961. Slimline Spare Handset for 8900 or 9900 Series.729ab. White. G. and latency on a per-call basis ● Real-Time Control Protocol (RTCP) support and monitoring ● Syslog Network features Ordering Information To place an order. This document is Cisco Public Information.and off-network distinctive ringing ● OPickUp ● Personal directory ● Predialing before sending ● Privacy ● Redial ● Ring tone per line appearance ● Service URL ● Shared line ● Time and date display ● Transfer ● Voicemail (single button access) Audio codec support Configuration options G.711a. Charcoal. Charcoal. Ordering Information Part Number CP-8961-C. G. All rights reserved. Standard Handset Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961. Standard Spare Handset for 8900 or 9900 Series. and Internet Low Bitrate Codec (iLBC) audio compression codecs ● Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) client or static configuration ● Support for online firmware upgrades using Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP) ● Domain Name System (DNS) ● Cisco Discovery Protocol ● Transparent secure roaming ● Provisioning of network parameters through DHCP Security features ● Certificates ● Image authentication ● Device authentication ● File authentication ● Signaling authentication ● Media encryption using Secure Real-Time Transfer Protocol (SRTP) ● Signaling encryption using Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol ● Certificate authority proxy function (CAPF) ● Secure profiles ● Encrypted configuration files Provisioning and manufacturing ● Web server for configuration and statistics ● Quality-of-service (QoS) reporting: Jitter. Page 4 of 6 . visit the Cisco Software Center. Slimline Handset Cisco Unified IP Phone 8961.Data Sheet ● Last-number redial ● Malicious-caller ID ● Message-waiting indicator ● Meet-me conference ● Music on hold ● Mute ● Network profiles (automatic) ● On. delay. Charcoal. Standard © 2009 Cisco Systems.

Charcoal Locking Wallmount Kit for 8900 or 9900 Series and KEM. For More Information For more information about the Cisco Unified IP Phone or contact your local Cisco account representative. Operate services reduce the risk of communications downtime with expert technical support. Inc. Charcoal Locking Wallmount Kit for 8900 or 9900 Series.Data Sheet Spare Handset Cord. White Spare Handset Cord. Cisco and our partners offer a broad portfolio of end-to-end services to support the Cisco Unified Communications System. Cisco and our partners offer a system-level service and support approach that can help you create and maintain a resilient. All rights reserved. White Spare footstand for 8900 or 9900 Series.917A. This document is Cisco Public Information. for example. Initial planning and design services. 47-63Hz. Charcoal Locking Wallmount Kit for 8900 or 9900 Series. and optimizing IP communications solutions. please visit: www. Local Power Options: Cube and Regional Cords The power cube is new for the Cisco Unified IP Phone 8900 and 9900 Series phones. Power Cube 4 supports up to 44W and is internationally rated for different power grids worldwide. Charcoal CP-HS-CORD-W= CP-HS-CORD-C= CP-89/9900-LWMK-C= CP-89/9900-LWMK-W= CP-89/9900-LK-K-C= CP-89/9900-LK-K-W= CP-89/9900-FS-W= CP-89/9900-FS-C= Table 6.8A Asia Pacific Argentina Australia European Community China Japan North America Switzerland United Kingdom Part Number CP-PWR-CUBE-4= CP-PWR-CORD-AP= CP-PWR-CORD-AR= CP-PWR-CORD-AU= CP-PWR-CORD-CE= CP-PWR-CORD-CN= CP-PWR-CORD-JP= CP-PWR-CORD-NA= CP-PWR-CORD-SW= CP-PWR-CORD-UK= Cisco Services Using the Cisco Lifecycle Services approach. Product Name Cisco Unified IP Endpoint Power Cube 4: 48V. converged network that meets your business needs. Optimize services enhance solution performance for operational excellence. © 2009 Cisco Systems. Arctic White Locking Wallmount Kit for 8900 or 9900 Series and KEM. These services are based on proven methodologies for deploying. Page 5 of 6 . but the cords are the same cords as used with the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7900 Series. operating. can help you meet aggressive deployment schedules and minimize network disruption during implementation. Arctic White Spare footstand for 8900 or 9900 Series. 100-240V~0.

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