Cisco 7961G IP/SIP Telephone


Provider Compatibility


Firmware Stability


Industry Support



  • Large Display
  • SIP Compatible
  • POE Compatible


  • No Touchscreen
  • Limited Ring Tones
  • Monochrome Display
Grade A – average saving against RRP = 86%
Grade B – average saving against RRP = 92%

*See below for review criteria explanation.

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The Cisco 7961G is another versatile IP telephone from Cisco – Compatible with both Cisco business telephone systems and SIP solutions. A full-featured, large display, business-class IP phone supporting IP or SIP and Power over Ethernet (PoE). This is a more advanced phone suitable for use in higher demand environments. Automatic or manual SIP provisioning is possible with this telephone. Can be used with PoE provided by your network hardware or external AC power supply (PSU).
Manufacturer’s Part No. Cisco CP-7961G
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The Cisco Unified IP Phone 7961G also features:

  • A higher-resolution, graphical 4-bit grayscale display (320 x 222)
  • Support for double-byte characters and Unicode text to benefit Extensible Markup Language (XML) application developers
  • Support for both IEEE standard 802.3af inline power and Cisco inline power

What our review criteria mean:

Provider Compatibility

This reflects the telephone’s ability to be used on different brands of system or hosted solution.

Firmware Stability

How well we think the firmware of the telephone performs in reality – is it glitchy or smooth running.

Industry Support

This gives you an idea of the availability for support, documentation, software/firmware updates, etc.