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Philips Dect 225

Philips Dect 225
alaScore 72

57 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 57 reviews of Philips Dect 225. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews. People really like the reliability. The size is also mentioned favorably, but comments about the design and usability are different.

price, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Philips Dect 225 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 72/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips Dect 225

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Philips Dect 225 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 1.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the price, but some have doubts about the design and usability.

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usability, design

10% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips DECT2251 Digital Cordless Telephone With Answering MachinePhilips DECT2251 Digital Cordless Telephone With Answering Machine

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Philips Dect 225

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 user reviews of Philips Dect 225 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cordless Phones on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and size. The price and design are also appreciated, but reviews are divided on the usability.

design, price, size, reliability

55% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: jon8rfc (epinions.com)

A disappointment

 

I bought this set for my parents because my dog chewed up the antenna of the old Uniden digital 900mhz answering machine. After charging as instructed by the manual, I noticed four key things and a fifth after a few days of use. 1) maximum volume on ...

Small size handsets, lightweight, answering machine is a small footprint

awful display, low volumes on handsets/answering machine, echo on the handsets, short battery life

Apr, 2007

Consumer review by: phernz (epinions.com)

The best phone if you have a wireless network

 

No static, looks nice, lots of menu options

none

Feb, 2007

Consumer review by: thefranktate (epinions.com)

SUPER Range

 

RANGE, customizable ringtones, RANGE, clarity

Can't turn off the ringer of the main base

Nov, 2006

Product Specifications

Take advantage of the DECT technology and experience the best possible sound quality during your communications. Boosted with a variety of extended features, the DECT2 is bound to become a real central point of family life. PRODUCT FEATURES: Complete DECT-phone package including a base and 2 handsets; Free internal calls between handsets; Know instantly how many messages you have received; Answering machine control from the base; 15-minute recording time; Crystal clear sound quality; Talk on the phone without holding the handset; Polyphonic ring tones for a more natural and realistic sound; Display both name and number in the phonebook; Backlit LCD display; An ergonomic shape gives you the most comfortable control.

Answering Machine

Answering System Type:Digital
Recording Capacity:15min

Battery

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

Call Management

Call blocking: Yes
Call log entries:25
Call screening: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Explicit call transfer: Yes

Design

Color of product:Grey, Silver / Silver
Integrated antenna: Yes
Mounting type:Desk

Dimensions & Weight (Handset)

Depth:1.1in
Height:5.4in
Width:1.9in

Display

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

Energy Management

Battery Technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA / AAA (rechargeable)
Input frequency:60
Input Voltage:120
Number of batteries supported:4
Power supply type:220 - 240V, 50Hz
Standby Time:120
Talk Time:10

Header

Manufacturer:Philips
Model:225/225 Duo/2252G
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips DECT

Indication

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

Management Features

Answerphone remote access: Yes
Volume Control:Digital

Memory

Phonebook capacity:30

Miscellaneous

Color:Silver

Other Features

Alarms:N
Dimensions (WxDxH):5.39 x 1.89 x 1.1
Handset keypad locking: Yes
Signal strength indication: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Number of handsets included:2

Performance

Answering machine:Y
GAP compatible:Y
Integrated answering machine: Yes
Intercom: Yes
Recording Time:15
Ringer type:Polyphonic
Type:DECT

Phone Features

Dialer location:Handset
Dialing:Tone/Pulse
Message counter on base: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
Multi base capability:1
Multi handset capability:5
Paging function: Yes
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes

Ports & interfaces

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

Power

Battery Technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA / AAA (rechargeable)
Input frequency:60
Input Voltage:120
Number of batteries supported:4
Power supply type:220 - 240V, 50Hz
Standby Time:120
Talk Time:10

Telephone

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

Handset dimensions (WxDxH):5.39 x 1.89 x 1.1