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Gigaset A220

Gigaset A220
alaScore 89

472 reviews

Jul, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 472 reviews of Gigaset A220. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and design. The size and price also get good feedback.

usability, price, size, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Gigaset A220 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Gigaset A220

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Gigaset A220 from Amazon.co.uk. 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 Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the price and usability.

usability, price

82% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Gigaset A220 DUO Cordless Phone ( DECT,Hands Free Functionality, Low Radiation )Gigaset A220 DUO Cordless Phone ( DECT,Hands Free Functionality, Low Radiation )

Jul, 2017

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

Gigaset A220A single review

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The Gigaset A220A is a budget cordless home phone with a built-in answering machine. Gigaset phones have often done well in our tests, although this new one is pretty basic and lacks some of the latest features. We put it through our tough lab test to...

May, 2014

Consumer review by: Chezzie7th (johnlewis.com)

Excellent value

 

I am very, very pleased with these phones, so easy to set up, I would definitely recommend them..

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: Shirley1966 (johnlewis.com)

Not a bad bit of kit

 

For the money, this isn't a bad phone, however it is a real shame that there isn't a light indicator to let you know when you have a new answerphone message. You will have to remember to look at the handset to see a small message on the screen saying...

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: Nige28 (johnlewis.com)

Good value home phones

 

Was looking for replacement home phones with three handsets and answering machine. Many choices available with prices up to and over £200. These do the job fine and are good value. Ordered on line, phones delivered and set up in 10 mins. They do all...

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: Rile (argos.co.uk)

Gigaset A220A X1 Cordless Telephone TAM - Black.

 

" Excellent little phone, easy to set up and use. After the initial charge it took over 5days to discharge fully before needing to be placed in the cradle. The built in answer machine works well and message retrieval is easy so overall, an excellent...

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: Spinner21 (argos.co.uk)

Gigaset A220

 

" I purchased this phone as a third phone for bedroom use and for the price I find it perfectly suitable but my wife finds the screen a little on the small side ,it could be her aging eye sight 8/10 "

Mar, 2016

Consumer review by: PHIL THE RETRIEVER MAN (argos.co.uk)

The speakerphone for good reception

 

" This phone is just what we needed, especially for its good quality speaker phone. It matcvhes and fits our existing gigast phone so now we have dual phones. "

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Denthemen (argos.co.uk)

Gigaset A220A

 

" Excellent phone. Many features and easy set up "

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: shosh56 (argos.co.uk)

good product

 

" pleased with my purchase would recommend this product "

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Blondy (argos.co.uk)

A good buy and easy to use

 

Bought as replacements for my Panasonics and although they lack some of the features (choice of ring tones etc), the set up was really easy, hand and base units are small / neat and the buttons are nice and don't need much pressure. Good value and...

Aug, 2015

Product Specifications

Call management

Call log entries:25
Call timer: Yes
Caller ID:No / Yes
Calling line identification presentation (CLIP): Yes
Conference call: Yes
Direct call:Y
Redialing: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes

Certificates

Energy Star certified: No
Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.1

Design

Backlight buttons: Yes
Big buttons: Yes
Colour of product:Black / Black, White / Orange / Red / White
Elderly phone: No
Integrated antenna: Yes
Mounting type:Desk / Desk/Wall / Wall / Wall/Desk

Display

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

Indication

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

Management features

Add new contacts from handset: Yes
Alarm Clock: Yes
Answerphone remote access: Yes
Calendar: No
Clock with calendar: Yes
Languages support:Multi
Navigation key: Yes
Volume Control:Digital

Memory

Call list capacity phonebook:25
Phonebook capacity:80
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
Bluetooth: No
Camera included: No
Handset:2
Handset keys:17
Internet connection required: No
Mac compatibility: No
Power over Ethernet (PoE): No
USB required: No
Wall mountable: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Belt clip: No
Charger: Yes
Detachable belt-clip: No
Ethernet cable: Yes
Manual: Yes
Number of handsets included:1 / 2 / 3
USB cable: No

Performance

Answering Machine:No / Yes
ECO mode: Yes
GAP compatible: Yes
Intercom: Yes
Maximum indoor range:50
Maximum outdoor range:300
Recording Time:25
Ringer type:Polyphonic
Type:DECT

Phone features

Dialer location:Handset
Dialing:Tone/Pulse
Downloadable ringtones: No
Microphone mute: Yes
Multi handset capability:4
Night mode: No
Number of melodies:10
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): No
Speakerphone:No / Yes
Vibrating Alert:No / Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Headset connectivity: Yes
Plug and Play: Yes
Wireless Connection: Yes

Power

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 supply type:AC/DC
Standby time:200
Talk Time:18

Technical Details

Clock/Date display: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:80 x 61 x 89 / 89 x 80 x 61
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):151 x 47 x 31 / 47 x 31 x 151 / 69 x 38 x 75