A Shared Number: A shared number belongs to Darbird and free to use, they are included in every Darbird -account
A Dedicated Number: Are exclusively for your use and involve a monthly subscription fee.
For a clear overview of the differences, check out the table below;
|Shared Number||Dedicated Number|
|Fixed number?||No, a Shared number is a default number generated by a pool of numbers an algorithm that determines which number to send your SMS.||Yes, it’s a number owned by you. Several countries and area prefix codes are available. More information can be found here.|
|Availability||Only Default Numbers are currently available||Local Numbers Available
This depends on the country and functionalities you’re looking for. More information can be found here.
|Costs||Free of usage.||Based on a monthly subscription, but the costs depend on the country and its functionalities. Full pricing can be found here.|
|Keywords||Keywords are Subjected to Availability.
Per Keyword-based billing
Need to purchase keywords separately
|All Keywords are available
Unlimited Keywords & Sub Keywords
Keywords can be resold further