Remember the Biscotti TV phone that turns your TV into a giant video phone? Well the $149 price tag is about to drop–as long as you’re willing to spread the word. At checkout, if you tell a friend, you can save $15 on your purchase. The Biscotti device is tiny and turns your entire TV into a giant Video viewing area, making your television the focal point of your video chats. Check the full release after the jump.
McKinney, TX – April 5, 2012 – Biscotti, the award-winning TV Phone that turns a TV into a giant video phone, today announced a new everyday low price of $149 with free shipping. In addition, customers can save an extra $15 instantly when they tell friends at checkout on www.biscotti.com.
Biscotti delivers up to 18 times more viewing area than a laptop, providing a vivid experience that is as close to real life as you can get without actually being there. Its wide angle camera and high-sensitivity microphone capture the whole room, eliminating the head-and-shoulders-only view standard with computer webcams, so everyone can move about freely. Biscotti’s remote control even lets users pan and zoom throughout the room.
Biscotti is offering this amazing value directly to consumers on www.biscotti.com. Now it’s more affordable than even to upgrade to the convenience of easy video calling from your living room TV – without a computer.
“With Biscotti, there’s no need to schedule video calls as you would on a computer,” said Darren Waxman, Biscotti’s Vice President of Marketing. “There’s no waiting for the computer to start, no launching software. With Biscotti, you’re always ready to instantly make and receive video calls.”
Biscotti is also announcing a risk-free guarantee. If a customer does not think Biscotti delivers a superior video calling experience, they can return it within 30 days. Biscotti will even pay for return shipping. “Our new satisfaction guarantee reflects confidence in the product and a commitment to customer satisfaction – there is absolutely no risk when you buy from us online,” said Darren Waxman.
At less than 6” wide, Biscotti delivers true HD quality video when calling other Biscotti. Users can also call Androids, iPhones, iPads and computers with free Google Talk. A high-definition camera and microphone capture the entire room, allowing users to move around freely. Users are notified of calls while watching TV and can accept without switching inputs. In addition, Biscotti can automatically answer calls from specific contacts or turn on the TV so users never miss important calls.
“In-Stat Research predicts that the number of people using video calling from the living room will increase from 1.5 million today to more than 16 million by 2015,” explains Biscotti CEO Dr. Matthew Shoemake. “Biscotti is leading the industry in making high quality TV calls more accessible to consumers. We cut out the middleman to offer an affordable price that lets people try Biscotti, fall in love, and share it with those who matter most.”
Biscotti is now available at www.biscotti.com for $149 with free shipping. Customers can instantly save an extra $15 through the Tell-a-Friend program at check out.