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PHILIPS - CD235 Series

PHILIPS - CD235 Series
alaScore 74

44 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 44 reviews of PHILIPS - CD235 Series. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the size and design. The price and usability are also appreciated.

usability, price, design, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the PHILIPS - CD235 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of PHILIPS - CD235 Series from The average user rating for this product is 2.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on People are impressed by the size. The design also gets good comments. Many are critical about the price.

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43% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips CD2353 Digital Cordless Telephone with Answering Machine Triple PackPhilips CD2353 Digital Cordless Telephone with Answering Machine Triple Pack

Sep, 2018

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This Philips Twin Cordless package is great value for money and provides a good set of useful features. The settings are easy to configure and allow to to adjust things like volume level and ringtones. The second handset is a useful addition and easy...

Built in answering machine, Hands free speakerphone, Electronic address book, Doesn't interfere with wireless networks

Range is limited compared to 5.8Ghz models

Nov, 2009

Product Specifications

Making a call with the CD2 series is as cool and relaxing as chatting with your best friend. The easy-to-handle handset with keypad & display backlight makes calling comfortable, wherever you are.

Answering Machine

Answering System Type:Digital
Recording Capacity:15min


Standby Time:Up to 120 h
Talk Time:Up to 600 min

Call Management

Call blocking: Yes
Call log entries:20
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Caller ID on call waiting: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Explicit call transfer: Yes
Redialing: Yes


Backlight buttons:No / Yes
Color of product:Silver / Silver, White / White / White, Grey
Integrated antenna:No / Yes
Mounting type:Desk

Dimensions & Weight (Base)


Dimensions & Weight (Handset)



Backlight color:Amber / Orange
Backlight display: Yes
Built-in display: Yes
Display number of colors:Monochrome
Display number of lines:2
Type:LCD display

Energy Management

Battery performance:2100 / 650
Battery Technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA / AAA NiMH
Input frequency:50
Input Voltage:220 - 240
Number of batteries supported:2
Standby Time:120
Talk Time:10


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips


Battery capacity indicator: Yes
Battery charging indication: Yes
LED Indicators: Yes

Management Features

Alarm clock: Yes
Volume Control:Digital


Phonebook capacity:50

Other Features

Antenna Type:Integrated on base, Integrated on handset
Dimensions (WxDxH):4.92 x 4.65 x 2.2
Handset keypad locking: Yes
Mac compatibility:No / Yes
Signal strength indication: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Number of handsets included:1 / 2 / 3 / 4


Answering machine:Y
GAP compatible:Y
Integrated answering machine: Yes
Intercom: Yes
Keypad Illumination:Y
Maximum indoor range:1968.5
Maximum outdoor range:11811
Recording Time:15
Ringer type:Polyphonic

Phone Features

Babyphone function: Yes
Dialer Type:Tone,Pulse
Message counter on base: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
Multi base capability:4
Multi handset capability:4
Paging function: Yes
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Plug and Play: Yes
Wireless connection:Y
Wireless connections: Yes


Battery Capacity:2100 / 650
Battery Technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA / AAA NiMH
Input frequency:50
Input Voltage:220 - 240
Number of batteries supported:2
Standby Time:120
Talk Time:10

Technical Details

Display number of colors:Monochrome
Keypad Illumination: Yes


Conference Call Capability:3-way
Cordless Phone Standard:DECTGAP
Dialer Type:Keypad
Header Features:W/ call waiting caller ID & answering system
Type:Cordless phone

Telephone Features

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

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:4.92 x 4.65 x 2.2
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):6.06 x 1.97 x 1.14