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Philips SE7 Series

Philips SE7 Series
alaScore 77

214 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 214 reviews of Philips SE7 Series. The average rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews. Views about the size and price are generally positive. The design and usability also get good views. Opinions are divided on the reliability.

usability, design, price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Philips SE7 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 166 user reviews of Philips SE7 Series from The average user rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cordless Phones on Reviews about the size and price are generally positive. The design and usability also get good feedback, but there are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, design, price, size

51% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Aug, 2018

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Not recommended


Philips is otherwise a great product. Perhaps they should get out of the cordless phone market.

color display ; good range from base

Cannot activate answer function while incoming call is ringing ; Very annoying delay on keypad ; Awkward transfer from one handset to another

Nov, 2009

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Not happy!!!


Come on Phillips, what the hell was that????

Nice looking, small

Well.....there is a lot of cons!!!! Buttons not sensitive at all, have to press hard, What....HD sound??? That's nonsense, my old phone with cord sounds better!!! Shuts off with no reason very often, battery life is rediculas!!! Poor menu!!! And more

Mar, 2009

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Skin-deep beauty


Wouldn't buy this phone again, or recommend it.

Nice looking phone and base unit. Bought it because it allowed me to download phonebook from my cell phone SIM chip

DECT technology is supposed to give excellent voice quality, but voices at start of call were pretty choppy. After 10-20 seconds the voice quality improved. If you have to add prefix number(s) to call out of the office, these cannot be dialed before...

Jul, 2008

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SE745 - Do NOT be a FOOL


I could go into a long winded review about the cons of the phone system but in short it is junk. I have been using the system for 5 months and looking for a replacement. Here are some the things you will experience: - If you use Comcast VOIP then ...



Mar, 2008

Product Specifications

Conversations have never been so life-like and voices so natural than with the outstanding sound clarity of the SE7 series. The sparkling color screen reflects the purity of the voice enhancement for the pleasure of your eyes and your ears. Enjoy high quality conversation, with a level of clarity rarely heard before. Thanks to a high-quality speaker, sophisticated technology and to a real acoustic chamber, the audio spectrum reaches far beyond what's normally heard on a telephone. Combine a high quality speaker, sophisticated signal processing, a real acoustic chamber and full duplex hands-free and you'll get the most natural reproduction of a conversation. Both sides can speak and be heard at the same time, like in a face-to-face conversation.

Answering Machine

Answering System Type:Digital
Recording Capacity:30min


Standby Time:Up to 150 h
Talk Time:Up to 720 min

Call Management

Call blocking: Yes
Call log entries:30 / 50
Call management:Y
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Caller ID on call waiting: Yes


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

Dimensions & Weight (Base)


Dimensions & Weight (Handset)



Backlight color:White
Backlight display: Yes
Built-in display: Yes
Display number of colors:0.065536 / 65536 colours / Monochrome
Display Resolution:128 x 128 / 128 x 160
Display resolution (numeric):128
Type:LCD display

Energy Management

Battery performance:600 / 750
Battery Technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH) / Nickel–Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA / AAA / NiMH
Input frequency:50 / 60
Input Voltage:120 / 220 - 240
Number of batteries supported:2
Power Requirements:AC 120V - 60Hz / AC 220-240V - 50Hz
Standby Time:150
Talk Time:12


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips


Battery capacity indicator: Yes
Battery charge indicator:Y
Battery charging indication: Yes
LED Indicators: Yes
LED on handset: Yes

Management Features

Alarm clock: Yes
Answerphone remote access: Yes
Customizable wallpaper: Yes
Volume Control:Digital / Rotary


Phonebook capacity:250
Pictures download capacity:20
SMS storage capacity:100 / 50

Other Features

Base station keys:Paging
Camera included: No
Ease of use:Full Duplex Handsfree
Embedded games:3
Functions:Baby Call
Handset connector:2.5 mm
Handset keypad locking: Yes
Handset ringers:Instrumental, Polyphonic
Mac compatibility: No
Messaging services description:SMS
Number of colors:65536
Optical drive required: Yes
Resolution:128 x 128
Signal strength indication: Yes
USB required: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Belt clip: Yes
Detachable belt-clip: Yes
Number of handsets included:1 / 2
USB cable: Yes


Answering machine:N / Y
Base station memory card reader:SIM
GAP compatible:Y
Integrated answering machine:No / Yes
Intercom:No / Yes
Keypad Illumination:Y
Recording Time:30
Ringer type:MP3 / Polyphonic
Type:Analog / DECT

Phone Features

Message counter on base: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
Multi base capability:4
Multi handset capability:4 / 5 / 6
Number of SMS Boxes:10
Paging function: Yes
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes
Speakerphone:No / Yes
VIP group function: Yes
VIP group with own melody: Yes
Wallpapers & color schemes: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:2.5 mm
Plug and Play: Yes
Wireless connection:N / Y
Wireless connections:No / Yes


Battery Capacity:600 / 750
Battery Technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA / AAA / NiMH
Input frequency:50 / 60
Input Voltage:120 / 220 - 240
Number of batteries supported:2
Power Requirements:AC 120V - 60Hz / AC 220-240V - 50Hz
Standby Time:150
Talk Time:12

Technical Details

Keypad Illumination: Yes


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

Telephone Features

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

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:2.85 x 3.07 x 2.91 / 4.57 x 3.31 x 2.76 / 4.69 x 3.54 x 3.62 / 5.53 x 3.54 x 3.62 / 5.55 x 3.54 x 3.62
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):1.83 x 1.17 x 6.39 / 5.51 x 1.81 x 1.14 / 6.38 x 1.85 x 1.18 / 6.39 x 1.83 x 1.17