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Siemens Gigaset S685

Siemens Gigaset S685
alaScore 86

134 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 134 reviews of Siemens Gigaset S685. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, 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 Siemens Gigaset S685 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Siemens Gigaset S685

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 24 user reviews of Siemens Gigaset S685 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on Amazon.co.uk.

92% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: SIEMENS GIGASET S685 IP ECO DECT PHONE S685IP Twin PackSIEMENS GIGASET S685 IP ECO DECT PHONE S685IP Twin Pack

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: (v3.co.uk)

Siemens Gigaset S685IP VoIP phone

 

A multi-talented and stylish cordless Voice over IP phone

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Siemens Gigaset S685IP VoIP Ansaphone

 

Great feature set. Good speech quality and range. VOIP plus Bluetooth plus answerphone, so in theory it's all you need

Repeated hardware failures, First-line manfacturer support unspeakably bad, like something from 1950's Soviet Union without the product knowledge. Eventually the faulty item(s) get replaced, but the faults persist. Some good people higher up the...

Aug, 2010

Product Specifications

Call Management

Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: No
Calling line identification presentation (CLIP): Yes
Conference call: Yes
Redialing: Yes

Design

Backlight buttons: Yes
Color of product:Black, Silver / Silver
Mounting type:Desk/Wall

Display

Backlight color:Amber
Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:1.42
Display number of colors:65536 colours
Display number of lines:8
Display Resolution:128 x 160

Energy Management

Battery Technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA
Number of batteries supported:2
Standby Time:180
Talk Time:10

Indication

Battery capacity indicator: Yes
Battery full indication: Yes
Battery low indication: Yes

Management Features

Alarm clock: Yes
Navigation key: Yes
Volume Control:Digital

Memory

Phonebook capacity:250
Redial list capacity:20
SMS storage capacity:640

Other Features

Mac compatibility: No
Networking features:ToS, Diffserv
Resolution:128 x 160
Voice codecs:G.711, G.722, G.726
VoIP protocols:SIP
Wall mountable: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Belt clip: Yes
Charger: Yes
Ethernet cable: Yes
Manual: Yes
Number of handsets included:1

Performance

Answering machine:Y
Integrated answering machine: Yes
Intercom: No
Maximum indoor range:1968.5
Maximum outdoor range:11811
Recording Time:30 / 40
Type:DECT

Phone Features

Dialer location:Handset
Multi base capability:4 / 6
Multi handset capability:4 / 6
Number of SMS Boxes:1
Paging function: Yes
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
VIP group function: Yes
VIP group with own melody: Yes
Wallpapers & color schemes: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Interface:a/b, IP/Ethernet
Plug and Play:No / Yes
Wireless connection:Y
Wireless connections:No / Yes

Power

Battery Technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA
Number of batteries supported:2
Standby Time:180
Talk Time:10

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:3.66 x 2.6 x 4.76 / 4.21 x 1.81 x 6.18 / 6.18 x 4.21 x 1.81
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):1.97 x 1.1 x 5.63 / 1.97 x 5.63 x 1.1 / 5.63 x 1.97 x 1.1