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British Telecom Aura 1500

British Telecom Aura 1500
alaScore 86

426 reviews

Jan, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 426 reviews of British Telecom Aura 1500. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, 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 British Telecom Aura 1500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 user reviews of British Telecom Aura 1500 from The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on

91% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: BT Inspire 1000 Additional Handset for Inspire 1500 Cordless PhoneBT Inspire 1000 Additional Handset for Inspire 1500 Cordless Phone

Jan, 2017

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BT Hudson 1500


New for 2010 is the BT Hudson 1500. We will be writing a full review on the BT Hudson 1500 just as soon as we get our hands on one. This will include features, specifications, price and where to buy the new BT Hudson 1500.

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: rob2222 (

dect phones


good quality from bteasy to set upgood pricevery good delivery time

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: lazzeyboy (

quite dated phones now


There is nothing wrong with these phones, they work fine, do all you need from them.\But they do seem dated.main issue is there is no speaker phone available, so when your waiting for the call centre to pick up you have to hold it to your ear

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Asdfgh009 (

Easy to use


Happy with the product easy to set up, would recommend this product.

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: ether (

large easy readable letters and numbers


this phone is just what i required is good to handle and easy to use

May, 2015

Consumer review by: Bosun (

BT Aura 1500 cordles telephone


This a very good product and does what I wanted. It has several ring tones to choose from and I specially like the fact that you can choose which phone to have a No.1 also if you have the second phone in the bedroom or somewhere that you don't want to...

Apr, 2015

Consumer review by: tath (

excellent features


these phones are very easy to use and understand.....very pleased with everything about them, and very pleasing to look at as well!!

Apr, 2015

Consumer review by: Rainbowgirl2015 (

Best Phone Ever


This is the best phone Ive had, so easy to set up, clear sound, feels comfortable to hold and there is a good choice of ringtones. At this price it was a bargain.

Apr, 2015

Consumer review by: Frank (

very good


Excellent phone and answer machine robust holds charge well very happy would recommend

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: AKB (

You get what you pay for....


This is a basic phone at a reasonable price. The keys are slow to react when you load information or dial, and sometimes you have to press them twice ( if they don't beep ,it hasn't registered). When you are used to using a mobile phone with quick...

Mar, 2015

Product Specifications

Digital answering machine with up to 12 minutes recording time 10 last number redial 50 entry phonebook Caller display with 40 number calls list Handsfree handset speaker Call waiting Add extra handsets without adding phone sockets

Answering Machine

Answering System Type:Digital
Recording Capacity:12min


Standby Time:Up to 100 h
Talk Time:Up to 600 min

Call management

Call hold: Yes
Call screening: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID:No / Yes
Conference call: Yes
Direct call:Y
Explicit call transfer: Yes
Redialing: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes


Energy Star certified: Yes


Backlight buttons:No / Yes
Colour of product:Black / Grey
Mounting type:Desk


Backlight colour:Green / Various
Brightness adjustment: No
Built-in Display: Yes
Display diagonal:5.08
Display number of colours:65536 colours / Monochrome
Display number of lines:3 / 4 / 6
Type:LCD display


Model:1500/1500 Quad/1500 Trio/1500 Twin
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:BT Graphite


Battery capacity indicator: Yes
Battery charging indication: Yes
Battery full indication: Yes
Battery low indication: Yes
LED indicators: Yes

Management features

Alarm Clock: Yes
Answerphone remote access: Yes
Clock with calendar: Yes
Volume Control:Digital


Call list capacity phonebook:30 / 40 / 50
Phonebook capacity:100 / 250 / 50
Redial list capacity:10 / 20
SMS storage capacity:40

Other features

Camera included: No
Handset keypad locking: Yes
Mac compatibility: No
Number of products included:1
Wi-Fi certified: No

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Charger: Yes
Headset included: Yes
Manual: Yes
Number of handsets included:1 / 2 / 3 / 4
Quick start guide: Yes


Answering Machine: Yes
Intercom: Yes
Maximum indoor range:50
Maximum outdoor range:300
Recording Time:12 / 25 / 27
Ringer type:Polyphonic

Phone features

Dialer location:Handset
Microphone mute: Yes
Multi base capability:1 / 4
Multi handset capability:5
Number of melodies:15 / 20
Polyphonic ring:No / Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Wallpapers & colour schemes: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Wireless Connection:No / Yes


Battery Capacity:550 / 600
Battery technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH) / Nickel–Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA
Number of Batteries Supported:2 / 4 / 6
Standby time:100 / 120
Talk Time:10 / 12


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

Telephone Features

Caller ID:Built-in / Yes
Handset Locator:Built-in / Yes
Intercom:Built-in / Yes
Speakerphone:Built-in / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:120 x 101 x 46 / 130 x 120 x 50 / 145 x 120 x 40 / 160 x 100 x 46
Base weight:181 / 185 / 269
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):47 x 24.3 x 160 / 49 x 32 x 155 / 49 x 32 x 160 / 50 x 35 x 150
Handset weight:100 / 105 / 125