Re: H.324 ,H.320, H.323 phones

Jason Williams (
Fri, 29 May 1998 20:30:06 -0500 (CDT)

On Fri, 29 May 1998, Rolf Hemmerling wrote:
> All about H.324,H.320,H.323 and test drive phones (and what these
> numbers stand for). Currently, especially H.320 and H.324 donīt fit with
> a single software, though.

I didn't find much information about H.320, H.323, and H.324 at that
page...just a list of software that uses it.

I know H.323 is a standard for videoconferencing thru the Internet. H.324
is a standard for videoconferencing thru POTS. But I'm not sure what
H.320 is.

> Warning: For H.324, You need a modem with V.80 support. V.80 is a
> special mode and available with a very-few 33.6 and most 56K modems. Its
> not faster than 33.6 or 28.8, but special.

>From what I've gathered from comp.dcom.videoconf, V.80 is just a
synchronous mode needed for H.324. I believe one of the gurus there (Paul
somebody..I forget his name) has a web page up on how to convert a normal
V.34 modem into V.80.

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