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Siemens Gigaset S685

Siemens Gigaset S685
alaScore 88

134 reviews

Dec, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 5 expert reviews and 129 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 85/100 and users rate it 75/100. The average review date is Oct 19, 2010. We have compared these reviews to 248979 reviews from other Cordless Phones. The alaScore™ for this product is 88/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 10, 2018.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 24 user reviews of Siemens Gigaset S685 from 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

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Siemens Gigaset S685IP VoIP phone


A multi-talented and stylish cordless Voice over IP phone

Mar, 2009

Product Specifications

Call Management

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


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


Backlight color:Amber
Built-in display: Yes
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


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

Management Features

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


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


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

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:N / Y
Wireless connections:No / Yes


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