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Which devices support Power Keys?
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Which devices support Power Keys?

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  • Polycom Phones
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Answer 

With Power Keys, you can take full advantage of the spare line keys on your Polycom phones and sidecars. Power Keys is compatible only with the Polycom devices (phones and sidecars) listed below.

PWR 28 and 40 plans do not allow line key configuration on the phone itself—each device requires its own, separate PWR plan in order utilize Power Keys BLF functionality.

Compatible Polycom Phones

Polycom Phone # of Line Keys Power Keys Plan Maximum Key Configuration
VVX 250, IP 550, IP 560  4 PWR4 Plan Up to 4 Line Appearance Keys

Up to 2 BLF Keys*
VVX 300, VVX 301, VVX 310, VVX 311, VVX 350, IP 670 6 Up to a PWR6 Plan Up to 6 Line Appearance Keys

Up to 4 BLF Keys*
VVX 400, VVX 401, VVX 410, VVX 411VVX 500, VVX 501 12 Up to a PWR14 Plan Up to 6 Line Appearance Keys

Up to 10 BLF Keys*
VVX 600, VVX 601 16 Up to a PWR14 Plan Up to 6 Line Appearance Keys 

Up to 14 BLF Keys*

Compatible Polycom Sidecars

Up to three sidecars of the same model may be daisy-chained for expanded functionality.

Polycom Phone Sidecar Model # of Physical Keys Power Keys Plan  Maximum Key Configuration
VVX 300, VVX 301, VVX 310, VVX 311VVX 400, VVX 401, VVX 410, VVX 411VVX 500, VVX 501VVX 600, or VVX 601 VVX Sidecar 28 Key - Color 28

(3 pages of 28)**

PWR28 Plan Up to 10 LAK, and/or up to 28 BLF
VVX 300, VVX 301, VVX 310, VVX 311VVX 400, VVX 401, VVX 410, VVX 411VVX 500, VVX 501VVX 600, or VVX 601 VVX Sidecar 40 Key - Paper Label 40 PWR40 Plan Up to 10 LAK, and/or up to 40 BLF

**The Polycom VVX Sidecar 28-Key Color model has 3 virtual pages of 28 power keys, for a total of 84 virtual power keys per sidecar. With each purchase of PWR28, you can assign up to 10 LAK, or up to 28 BLF. Any remaining power keys of the 84 available power keys can be assigned as speed dial keys.

Additional Information 

The number of power keys a Polycom phone can use is based on the number of line keys. Additional power key plans may be applied but will still be limited by the number of line keys per phone model. 

 

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