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Uniden DXAI 5588-2

Uniden DXAI 5588-2
alaScore 71

66 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 66 reviews of Uniden DXAI 5588-2. The average rating for this product is 2.2/5, 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 Uniden DXAI 5588-2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 71/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 66 reviews)

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of Uniden DXAI 5588-2 from The average user rating for this product is 2.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cordless Phones on

46% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Uniden DXAI5588-2 5.8 GHz Analog Cordless Phone with Dual Handsets (Silver and Black)Uniden DXAI5588-4 Cordless Telephone with Four Handsets, Digital Answering System and Caller IdUniden Replacement DXAI5588-2 cordless phone battery

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: ggd (

can it be made to forward calls


All features work fine.

Instructions not complete and 800 # always busy

Apr, 2007

Consumer review by: (

Uniden DXAI5588-2 5.8 GHz Cordless Phone


Consumer review by: chris (

Range is horrid


Unless you're going to sit right next to the receiver - pass on this product.

The cons outweigh the pros. And, I can't think of any besides the nice styling of the phone. Too bad it doesn't work very well

The range is horrid. I can't get 20 feet away with 1 household wall in between without getting scratchy signal loss. Same thing at work. We bought 2 sets of them. Both are the same lousy signal

Aug, 2007

Consumer review by: N/A (

Worst Piece of Electronics I've ever Owned


You get what you pay for. I want to buy one of the Panasonic Gigarange sets with multiple handsets but they don't ever seem to be in stuck for now... advise you stay away from this unit.

Cheap in every sense of the word

Bought this phone and will never buy another Uniden product again. Handset is static and echo plauged as close as ten feet away from base, extra handset can connect to the base 1/3 third of the time and it's about 50 feet away. Answering machine is set...

May, 2007

Consumer review by: N/A (

Worst Piece of Electronics I've ever Owned


Cheap in every sense of the word.

Bought this phone and will never buy another Uniden product again.

May, 2007

Consumer review by: trthomp (

Uniden DXAI5588-3 5.8 GHz Trio 1-Line Cordless, a phone for non-phone junkies


When I saw the Uniden DXAI5588-3 5.8 GHz Trio 1-Line Cordless Expansion Handset advertised at Fry's for just slightly more than t help but want it! We had been discussing buying a new cordless phone, so ...0.00, I couldn't help but want it! We had...

Attractive ; Lightweight ; easy to see and use buttons

Talk range is virtually nonexistent

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: mrsmckinney (

Not Fancy but takes alot of abuse


We purchased this phone set several years ago from Sams wholesale for around 39.99. Though this model lacks any real modern features it is able to withstand extensive abuse. We have dropped one of the phones in the bathtub, off a balcony and ran over...

Durable..very durable..large buttons

standard ringers. performs like a 2.4 ghz system

Jul, 2008

Consumer review by: mezzopinion (

Poor quality, BAAADDD static



Static, no conferencing, headset created more static.

Feb, 2008

Consumer review by: JBduckling (

Uniden DXAI5588-4 5.8 GHz Quad 1-Line Cordless Phone


When our old Panasonic cordless phone and answering machine was beginning to fail, basically, the dial pad was not working and buttons hard to punch, we were looking for a replacement. The replacement was on our Christmas list and the portable phone ...

Four phones and digital answering machine, life is good

Tinny tone and interference on occasion, what, what, what

Jan, 2008

Consumer review by: tweetiemarie (



Great features

Backlight does not stay on long and Caller ID is hard to read

Dec, 2007

Product Specifications

This product utilizes a microchip to store recorded answering machine messages which gives you clearer recordings and longer life of your answering system. This product also supports Caller ID, 10 phonebook storage locations and includes an extra handset and charger.

Answering Machine

Answering System Type:Digital
Recording Capacity:13min


Standby Time:Up to 264 h
Talk Time:Up to 480 min


Type:LCD display

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Uniden DXAI


Placing / Mounting:Table-top / Wall-mountable

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty /90 days warranty


Dialer Type:Keypad
Header Features:W/ call waiting caller ID & answering system
Transmission Band:5.8 GHz
Type:Cordless phone

Telephone Features

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

Telephone Memory

Speed Dial Capacity:10