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AT&T EL42408

AT&T EL42408
alaScore 64

14 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews of AT&T EL42408. The average rating for this product is 1.7/5, 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 EL42408 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 64/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 14 reviews)

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for AT&T EL42408

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of AT&T EL42408 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cordless Phones on Amazon.com.

0% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: AT&T 5.8 GHz Four Handset Answering System, Cream/Titanium ( EL42408)AT&T 5.8 GHz Four Handset Answering System, Cream/Titanium ( EL42408)

Sep, 2018

Consumer review (target.com)

Stay away from this piece of GARBAGE!

 

Worse cordless phone I ever had! The answering machine is useless! All messages received are so garbled that you cannot understand them. Tried 3 different sets with same results! FYI, programmed numbers in one phone cannot be accessed on the other...

Apr, 2009

Consumer review (target.com)

Do Not Purchase

 
Mar, 2009

Consumer review (target.com)

Very happy!

 

I spent lots of time researching this phone (although the package I bought came with 4 phones total, as opposed to 3), and I had very high hopes. I needed a good, loud cordless phone because my husband is in Iraq and his calls are sometimes very hard...

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (target.com)

Don't Buy

 

DO NOT buy this phone. This is one of the worst phones I have ever bought. The caller id failed after about 3 weeks. The answering machine does not work. You can not call long distance using a calling card with these phones due to the numbers do not...

Nov, 2008

Consumer review (target.com)

Dont' purchase, horrible recorder!

 

We bought these phone's for the sale. AT&T is usually a good name, however I have to agree with the other comments listed. These phone's have a horrible recorder. You can't understand the person leaving you a message or your out going message because...

Oct, 2008

Consumer review (target.com)

Not worth even the sales price

 
Oct, 2008

Consumer review (target.com)

Horrible, put pretty

 

These phones get HORRIBLE reception, and they do not always recognize the numbers you are dialing. They are not worth the trouble. AT&T has better products than most, but these don't represent their quality.

May, 2008

Product Specifications

The EL42408 is a 5.8GHz four-handset cordless telephone with answering system and Caller ID.

Answering Machine

Answering System Type:Digital
Recording Capacity:11min

Display

Type:LCD display

Header

Manufacturer:AT&T
Model:EL42408
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:AT&T

Miscellaneous

Placing / Mounting:Table-top / Wall-mountable

Telephone

Dialer Type:Keypad
Header Features:W/ call waiting caller ID & answering system
Transmission Band:5.8 GHz
Type:Cordless phone

Telephone Features

Caller ID: Yes
Handset Locator: Yes
Voice Mail Capability: Yes

Telephone Memory

Speed Dial Capacity:9