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Gigaset A120A

Gigaset A120A
alaScore 86

929 reviews

Jun, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 929 reviews of Gigaset A120A. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews. Reviews about the design and price are on the whole positive. Some have doubts about the reliability.

usability, price, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Gigaset A120A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Gigaset A120A from The average user rating for this product is 2.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on Reviewers are impressed by the price. The design is also appreciated.

design, price

38% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Gigaset A120 Cordless Phone ( DECT,Low Radiation )Gigaset A120 Cordless Phone ( DECT,Low Radiation )

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: Phyllisquot (

Silence is not Golden!

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This phone was easy to install, had all the features I required and I managed set-up with ease. I was really pleased UNTIL I received my first phone call from outside. I was unable to hear the ring tone and nearly missed the call. The sound quality of...

Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: Squeezer (

When someone is speaking on phone it is very clear


" I did not find it that easy to use the menus as I'm not too technical. Good volume. Robust. "

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: jenn (

Fab phones


" Love the speaker function. Nice tones and nice to hold. Love how you can switch the internal and external ring tones. "

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: AyyBee (

Gigaset A120 X2 Cordless Telephone - Black.


" -Volume feature doesn't go high enough- no good for hard of hearing parents. -Don't know what the actual names of these parts are called but I'm just going to call it the power cable and antenna cable- both too short -Cheap plastic (but I guess...

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: Dorabug (



" The max vol (5) of the ring tone was virtually me with good hearing. This was purchased for my elderly father and there is no chance he would hear it "

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: Poohluvva (

Looks good


" The phone look good, are easy to set up and store information. "

Mar, 2016

Consumer review by: 19Brad88 (

Very Good Phones


" They don't look like much in the pictures and they are pretty basic, but they do still have some really good features. the sound quality is good and they are very easy to use. And the battery lasts ages. "

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Mezza (

Gigaset A120 X1 Cordless Telephone - Black.


" This is a great little handset. It has a lot of features which I wasn't expecting and the sound quality isn't bad, not top of the line but still plenty good enough for my use and at the price I am very pleased with it. "

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: sonia (

Great little phone.


" Had to buy this caused my Internet crashed and had to call the broadband supplier. Excellent does what it say and even has number ID which is fantastic. "

Jan, 2016

Consumer review by: firebirdlaurie (

Gigaset phones are amazing and easy to use


" Gigaset phones are reliable and easy to set up and would recommend them to anyone as they have 2 handsets and can get up to 4 handsets (and think some sets have 5 handsets but not 100% sure. There are several sets from 2 upwards, which means you can...

Dec, 2015

Product Specifications

Call management

Call hold: Yes
Call log entries:10 / 25 / 30
Call timer:Y / Yes
Call waiting:No / Yes
Caller ID:No / Y / Yes
Caller ID on call waiting: Yes
Calling line identification presentation (CLIP):Y / Yes
Conference call:No / Y / Yes
Direct call:Y
Explicit call transfer:No / Yes
Redialing:Y / Yes
Speed dialing: No


Head SAR (EU):0.1
Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.1


Anti-slip grip: No
Backlight buttons:N / No
Big buttons: Yes
Buttons quantity:19
Colour of product:Black / Blue / Grey / Orange / Red / White
Elderly phone:N / No
Integrated antenna: Yes
Mounting type:Desk / Wall/Ceiling / Wall/Desk


Backlight colour:Amber / Yellow
Backlight display:Y / Yes
Built-in Display:Y / Yes
Display diagonal:3.56
Display number of colours:Monochrome
Display number of lines:3
Display Resolution:5 x 7 / 70 x 8
Display resolution (numeric):14
Display size (HxV):15 x 33
Touchscreen:N / No


Battery capacity indicator:Y / Yes
Battery charging indication:Y / Yes
Battery full indication: Yes
Battery low indication: Yes
LED indicators: No
LED on handset:Y / Yes

Management features

Alarm Clock:Y / Yes
Answerphone remote access: No
Any key answer: No
Calendar: No
Clock with calendar:Y / Yes
Customizable wallpaper: No
Edit user status on the phone:No / Yes
Image gallery: No
Navigation key:Y / Yes
Programmable hot keys: No
Voice dialing: No
Volume Control:Digital


Call list capacity phonebook:25
Phonebook capacity:20 / 50
Redial list capacity:10

Operational conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 75
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 45

Other features

Base station keys:1
Battery level indicator: Yes
Charging source:AC
Dimensions (WxDxH):155 x 51 x 35 / 51 x 35 x 155
Firmware upgradeable: No
Handset:1 / 2 / 3
Handset keys:18
Mac compatibility: No
Number of products included:1 / 3
Wall mountable: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station:Y / Yes
Belt clip: No
Charger: Yes
Detachable belt-clip: No
Headset included: Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Number of handsets included:1 / 2 / 3 / 4
Quick start guide:Y / Yes
USB cable: No


Answering Machine:N / No / Yes
ECO mode:Y / Yes
GAP compatible:Y / Yes
Intercom: Yes
Maximum indoor range:30 / 300 / 50
Maximum outdoor range:300 / 50 / 500
Recording Time:25
Ringer type:Monophonic / Polyphonic
Silent mode: No
Type:Analog / Analog/DECT / DECT

Phone features

Babyphone function: No
Dialer location:Base & Handset / Handset
Dialer type:DTMF
Downloadable ringtones: No
Microphone mute: No
Multi base capability:4 / No
Multi handset capability:2 / 3 / 4
Noise Reduction: No
Number of melodies:10
Paging function: No
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Speakerphone:N / No / Yes
T9 text input: No
Vibrating Alert: No
VIP group function: No
VIP group with own melody: No
Wallpapers & colour schemes: No

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack:Y / Yes
Plug and Play:Y / Yes
Wireless Connection:N / No / Y / Yes


Battery recharge time:6.5
Battery technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH) / Nickel–Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA
Input frequency:50
Input Voltage:230
Number of Batteries Supported:2
Power consumption (typical):1
Power requirements:230V, 50Hz / 230V/50Hz / AC 230 V, 50 Hz
Standby time:170 / 200
Talk Time:10 / 18

Technical Details

Clock/Date display:Y / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:115 x 74 x 87 / 69 x 38 x 75 / 80 x 61 x 89 / 89 x 80 x 61
Base weight:116 / 68
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):151 x 47 x 31 / 47 x 31 x 151 / 57 x 31 x 151
Handset weight:100 / 120
Height :15.1
Weight:120 / 136