Three options to send SMS to the USA

VOXOX offers 10DLC, Toll-Free, and Shortcode options for USA messaging. All options are capable of delivering reliable SMS to your users.

Pricing Summary (10DLC, Toll-Free, Shortcode)

This is a summary of the usage and subscription (NRC/MRC) charges for the three messaging options that VOXOX offers.

  • You will find more detailed pricing and requirements for each option further in the article.

Usage Pricing (Outbound / Inbound USA)

Short Code

$0.0045

Toll-Free

$0.0056

Long Code/10DLC

$0.0045

Subscription Pricing (NRC & MRC)

Short Code

New & Migrated Setup Fee (NRC) $2,000
Short Code Hosting (MRC) $100 /month
Code Lease: Random (MRC) ** $500 /month
Code Lease: Vanity (MRC) ** $1000 /month

Toll-Free

Local Number Fee (MRC ea.) $1.00

Long Code / 10DLC

Pricing varies by standard or low volume campaigns.  See below options.

* For Detailed 10DLC pricing and options, please visit this knowledge base article.


10DLC Messaging (10 digit Long Code)

10DLC is a new way to deliver messages into the US using local numbers. The throughput is similar to toll-free and the brand and campaign content must first be registered with VOXOX through the industry ‘Campaign Registry’ before being sent.


    Toll-Free Messaging

    The Toll-Free option is available for the USA and Canada and uses Toll-Free numbers to send messages (IE: 1800, 1877, etc). Throughput for toll-free is similar to 10DLC.

    Toll-Free USA & Canada (2-way A2P & P2P)

    Setup Fee

    $0

    Local Number Fee (MRC ea.)

    $1.00

    USA Per Message In & Out (MO & MT)

    $0.0056

    CAN Per Message In & Out (MO & MT)

    $0.0110

    • Posted Rate includes all Carrier Network Surcharges

    • Volume discounts begin at 250k SMS/Mo.

    • Intended for A2P and P2P messaging

    • Handset Delivery Receipt is +$0.001 per message charge to Outbound & Inbound

    Requirements:

    • All traffic is Opt-In only

    • Campaigns must be registered with Voxox

    • Brand and content are restricted to a single Sender ID consistent with the campaign filed

    • Supporting SMS Terms and Conditions are provided

    • The opt-Out path is defined and functional


    Short Code Messaging

    Short Code messaging services are available for the US and Canada. Throughput is very high when the campaign approval process is complete.

    Short Code USA (A2P)

    New & Migrated Setup Fee (NRC)

    $2,000

    Short Code Hosting (MRC)

    $100 / month

    Code Lease: Random (MRC)

    $500 /month

    Code Lease: Vanity (MRC)

    $1000 /month

    Per Message Outbound (MT)

    $0.0045

    Per Message Inbound (MO)

    $0.0045

    Short Code CAN (A2P)

    New & Migrated Setup Fee (NRC)

    $3,500

    Short Code Hosting (MRC)

    $200 /month

    Code Lease: First 3 Months (MRC)

    $1500 /month**

    Code Lease: Each Month After (MRC)

    $350 /month**

    Per Message Outbound (MT)

    $0.0240

    Per Message Inbound (MO)

    $0.0075

    **Short Code Lease Fees can be waived if the shortcode is purchased separately by the client.
    • Posted Rate includes all Handset Carrier Network Surcharges

    • Volume discounts begin at 250k SMS/Mo.

    • Intended for A2P messaging

    • Code Lease Fees can be waived if maintained by Client

    • FTEU Short Code Details available on request

    Requirements:

    • All traffic is Opt-In only

    • Campaigns must be registered with Operators and Voxox

    • Campaign Brief must be maintained with any additional content

    • Supporting SMS Terms and Conditions are provided

    • The opt-Out path is defined and functional