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VTech VT 2498

VTech VT 2498
alaScore 73

119 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 119 reviews of VTech VT 2498. The average rating for this product is 2.9/5, 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 VTech VT 2498 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for VTech VT 2498


alaTest has collected and analyzed 102 user reviews of VTech VT 2498 from 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

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

This summary is based on the products: VTech 20-2431 2.4 GHz DSS 2-Line Expandable Cordless Phone with Caller ID (Silver/Black)VTech 20-2431 2.4 GHz DSS 2-Line Expandable Cordless Phone with Caller ID (Silver/Black)

Sep, 2018

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battery does not last long


We like the phone other than it does not stay charge long. After a couple of months the phone charges only for a few phone calls and you have to keep charging it. Other than that we really liked the phone.

Compact design, Easy To Set Up, Good Sound, Nice Features, Strong Signal

too large and bulky, Uncomfortable Handset

Sep, 2007

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I love the pink!


This is a great second handset. I like how you can change the faceplates on the phone and the base. The numbers also light up which is a great feature. Only thing that I would change would be the way that you delete caller ID. On my Radio Shack phones...

Choice of Ringtones, Comfortable Handset, Durable, Easy To Set Up, Good Sound, Multi handsets

Limited Range

Aug, 2007

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I have this phone, and I ...


I have this phone, and I think it's amazing as to what this phone can do for such a small price. I'm more then satisfied with it. Thank you for such a great value.

Jun, 2007

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I am a VTech lover all ...


I am a VTech lover all their phones suit me so well, with me being a college student! the headset that goes with this pnone is truly amazing, and if you dont have it you should get one! its so easy to use. the only draw back is that it only stores 20...

May, 2007

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I love the stlye of the ...


I love the stlye of the phone and how it can store numbers real cool.

Apr, 2007

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I really like this phone ...


I really like this phone because of the many ringtones it offers. However, I wish that it stored more than twenty numbers.

Mar, 2007

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Its Okay


Its Okay

Aug, 2006

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Unique from the other ...


Unique from the other cordless phones. I like that it has polyphnic rings; that's pretty cool.

Easy to use, Good clarity, Good Value

Aug, 2006

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Combination corded and cordless phone set


Sturdy design, numerous useful features and it performed as expected.

The usual annoying power brick. No quick dial buttons.

Aug, 2005

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Trash !! Trash!!


execllent base speakphone

Trash handset, keep you wasting your money on batteries

Jul, 2005

Product Specifications

VTech VT 2498 is a 2.4 GHz / 900MHz analog cordless / corded telephone combination. It combines a nifty design and a high functionality with the comfort you need. VT 2498 features alphanumeric Call Waiting Caller ID, visual message waiting indication (VMWI), 30-channel operation, alphanumeric speed dial, programmable ringer types, and more.


Standby Time:Up to 144 h
Talk Time:Up to 360 min

Dimensions & Weight (Base)


Dimensions & Weight (Handset)



Type:LCD display


Manufacturer:VTech Communications
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:VTech VT


Color:Black / Silver

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Dialer Type:Dual keypad
Header Features:W/ call waiting caller ID
Transmission Band:2.4 GHz / 900 MHz
Type:Cordless phone

Telephone Features

Caller ID: Yes
Handset Locator: Yes
Intercom: Yes
Multiline Operation Capability:Single-line operation
Speakerphone: Yes
Voice Mail Capability: Yes