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EnGenius DuraFon 1X

EnGenius DuraFon 1X
alaScore 73

17 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the EnGenius DuraFon 1X is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 17 reviews)

User Reviews  

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Beware

 

Long range, features

Poor customer support and warranty policy

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Good phone but definitely buy the extended warranty

 

only have a 1 year warranty... do yourself a favor and purchase an extended warranty.

Works well, great range, does what its supposed to

breaks easily. They call it the DuraFon, but it is not very durable at all. We issue these portable phones to mechanics so they can answer the phone while working on vehicles and they break them on average of once every 6 months. Granted these guys are...

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EnGenius DURAFON1X DuraFon 1X System

 

The earlier version of the phone (EP-490) was a solid work horse. The new Durafon does not hold up to normal use at all. Stay away from it.Good idea LOUSY follow throughPros:Good range and good sound quality -- when the handsets work. Good battery...

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EnGenius DURAFON1X-HC DuraFon 1X Cordless Handset

 

The earlier version of the phone (EP-490) was a solid work horse. The new Durafon does not hold up to normal use at all. Stay away from it.Good idea LOUSY follow throughPros:Good range and good sound quality -- when the handsets work. Good battery...

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EnGenius DURAFON1X-BU DuraFon 1X Base Unit

 

The earlier version of the phone (EP-490) was a solid work horse. The new Durafon does not hold up to normal use at all. Stay away from it.Good idea LOUSY follow throughPros:Good range and good sound quality -- when the handsets work. Good battery...

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EnGenius DURAFON1X DuraFon 1X System

 

Buy these and save yourself earphone irritation and silence the noise wars in your house.JVC Wireless Headphone Provides Household PeacePros:Ease of movement and quieting sound for others.Cons:Size and bulk can clutter counter.

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EnGenius DURAFON1X-BU DuraFon 1X Base Unit

 

Buy these and save yourself earphone irritation and silence the noise wars in your house.JVC Wireless Headphone Provides Household PeacePros:Ease of movement and quieting sound for others.Cons:Size and bulk can clutter counter.

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EnGenius DURAFON1X-HC DuraFon 1X Cordless Handset

 

Buy these and save yourself earphone irritation and silence the noise wars in your house.JVC Wireless Headphone Provides Household PeacePros:Ease of movement and quieting sound for others.Cons:Size and bulk can clutter counter.

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EnGenius DURAFON1X-HC DuraFon 1X Cordless Handset

 

FInd a good Panasonic phoneBe ware of EngeniusPros:Long range, good featuresCons:Not the best customer support.

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Be ware of Engenius

 

I purchased a Durafon 1x from 101phones. I have the Durafon 1x along with other in my house. I noticed the Durafon 1x was registering calls answered by other phones as missed calls. So I contacted Engenius to see what could be done. The tech I talked ...

Long range, good features

Not the best customer support

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Product Specifications

The DuraFon 1X is a telephone, and a full-duplex 2-way radio, independent of the base unit. PRODUCT FEATURES: Powerful cordless communication 6 times as powerful as the average cordless phone; Shock-absorbent outer coat; Damage resistant Low Profile antenna; Full duplex 2 way radio without connecting back to the base unit - 1 to 1; Half Duplex - 1 to group, 1 to all; Digital Spread Spectrum with Frequency Hopping technology for crisp, clear cordless reception; Multi-line Capability; Multi-Handset Capability; Works off any analog port or line, further expandable behind analog port or line of PBX; Programmable PBX function soft key; Battery Charges from fully empty in just 4 hours or keep an optional spare battery charging at all times; Change batteries while a caller is on hold - without losing the call; 6 hours talk time, 50 hours stand-by time; Call directory; Handsets have any key answering, redial, mute, hold and volume control; Store up to 30 names/numbers for quick speed dialing; Capable of answering any line if there is more than one base unit; Caller ID with call waiting, 30-number speed dial and more; Built-In 2.5mm Headset Jack; Optional external antenna for indoor use in warehouses and manufacturing plant or outdoor use on farms and car lots.

Battery

Standby Time:Up to 50 h
Talk Time:Up to 360 min

Dimensions & Weight (Base)

Depth:1.7in
Height:7.4in
Weight:15oz
Width:6.3in

Display

Type:LCD display

Header

Manufacturer:EnGenius Technologies
Model:1X/1X Base Unit/1X Cordless Expansion Handset
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:EnGenius Durafon

Telephone

Dialer Type:Keypad
Header Features:W/ call waiting caller ID
Transmission Band:900 MHz
Type:Corded phone/Cordless extension handset/Wireless digital phone base station

Telephone Features

Caller ID: Yes
Intercom: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
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