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AT&T 993

AT&T 993
alaScore 78

583 reviews

Oct, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 583 reviews of AT&T 993. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the AT&T 993 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for AT&T 993


alaTest has collected and analyzed 370 user reviews of AT&T 993 from The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cordless Phones on

61% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: AT&T 993 2-Line Phone w/Caller ID CharcoalAT&T 993 2-Line Phone w/Caller ID Charcoal

Oct, 2018

Consumer review (

Excellent Phone


Needed a stand alone cordless phone for my business. Worked perfectly out of the box. Caller ID, speakerphone, and headset plug were the features I was looking for in a cordless.

Apr, 2013

Consumer review (

Basic 2-line phone


I was not looking for a high-tech phone with tons of features when I purchased this phone. It is a basic 2-line speaker phone with the customary features (hold, mute, etc.). Works fine for what it is, an inexpensive, standard phone.

Sep, 2012

Consumer review (

Not a great product


I expected a much clearer sound from that model.The keys can stick so it is necessary to punch the numbers quite slowly, one key at a time. I only have one line so every time someone calls both line are lit and line 2 light always stays on. It requires...

Apr, 2010

Consumer review (

easy to use


value, Quiet, Easy to Use, Display Screen, Design, Performance

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (

Excellent Sound/Voice quality - Business use


value, Features, Easy to Use, Display Screen, Design, Performance

Dec, 2014

Consumer review (

Works for awhile


Display Screen, Performance, Build Quality

Nov, 2014

Consumer review (

solid phone for the price


value, Features, Easy to Use, Display Screen, Performance

Oct, 2014

Consumer review (

Worst phone I ever had


Display Screen, Sound Quality, Performance

Mar, 2014

Consumer review (

Lacks Answering


value, Quiet, Easy to Use, Display Screen, 2-lines

Sound Quality, lacks answering

Dec, 2013

Consumer review (

2 line AT&T phone is adequate


value, Features

Nov, 2013

Product Specifications

This AT&T 993 two-line speakerphone with caller ID / call waiting can be used with one or two incoming telephone lines and features a speakerphone for hands-free use. It is hearing-aid compatible and can also be used hands-free with a two-band 2.5mm headset (purchased separately). This telephone can be used on a desk or mounted on a wall and does not require AC power for basic operation when a fresh 9V alkaline battery is installed. The 993 has a data port for connecting the telephone to another device such as a fax machine or modem. It has a caller ID feature which supports caller ID with call waiting service. The backlit screen display allows you to view information on the screen even in low light conditions. The 993 also features a 24-number memory for fast dialing and has a directory which can store up to 100 additional numbers with names.


Type:LCD display


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:AT&T


Placing / Mounting:Table-top / Wall-mountable


Conference Call Capability:3-way
Dialer Type:Keypad
Header Features:W/ call waiting caller ID
Type:Corded phone

Telephone Features

Automatic Redial: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Multiline Operation Capability:2-line operation
Speakerphone: Yes
Voice Mail Capability: Yes

Telephone Memory

Speed Dial Capacity:18